Gord Turner

GORD TURNER: Tasting new wines always worthwhile

At the Castlegar Winefest on April 1, more than 30 wineries will be displaying their wares and offering sips of their latest wines.

Gord Turner: A bit of paradise in Mexico stirs the senses

People everywhere search for paradise here on earth, and sometimes they find it ā€” like my friends J and P at their spot in Huatulco, Mexico.

Gord Turner: Driving madness in Castlegar

The more I drive around Castlegar and various roads in the area, the more Iā€™m perplexed by West Kootenay drivers.

Monuments Men ā€” the book and the movie

By Gord TurnerColumnistDo any of you who study history know anything about…

The cars in my life

Bi-weekly columnist succumbs to a bout of automotive nostalgia

‘Loaded’ cars on long hauls

Bi-weekly columnist shares memories of motor trips from yesteryear

Waking up worried these days

Castlegar News bi-weekly columnist laments the growing amount of fear in society

Huckleberry friends

Bi-weekly columnist shares some thoughts on sharing a favourite pastime

Collector-mania trips

Columnist looks at how compulsions don't make sense until a person develops one, or more

Sixty years of service

Castlegar News bi-weekly columnist salutes a long-time colleague

Enhancing sports and culture experience

Castlegar News bi-weekly columnist lauds technological upgrades in staging various live events.

Not getting the message

Castlegar News bi-weekly columnist ponders some of life's learning curves

Getting enhanced, anyone?

Csatlegar News bi-weekly columnist looks at difficulty faced by locals in getting the new enhanced drivers'licences

Another chance to get it right

Castlegar News bi-weekly columnist examines resolution-related issues

Invasion of the Plum Snatcher

Anonymous fruit freeloader in need of behaviour modification

Paddling the silvery Slocan

Castlegar News bi-weekly columnist Gord Turner shares much of what he loves about canoeing

Dealing with being locked out

Castlegar News b-weekly columnist Gord Turner remembers too many unpleasant episodes involving car keys

Summertime events… events

Castlegar News bi-weekly columnist Gord Turner provides a summary of a busy summer season

Viva Las Vegas shows

Castlegar News bi-weekly columnist shares Vegas memories

Wowed by a super personality

Castlegar News bi-weekly columnist Gord Turner marvels at a local success story