Columnists

John White: It was a stretch to think I could easily yoga

I finally took the rather uncomfortable plunge for the first time this past Sunday.

Gord Turner: More thresholds in our lives

Recently, I was examining the new City of Castlegar water plan.

  • Nov 23rd, 2017

Walter Volovsek: Time Windows — John McCleary, Patriarch

The original dwelling on the McCleary homestead was a log building with a loft under the roof

PLACE NAMES: Waneta

Was Waneta named after a prostitute? A mine? A Dakota chief? A lake in New York?

  • Nov 23rd, 2017

Faith Foundations: Blessed assurance

Right after Christmas, my husband flew to Arizona to take a three-week course.

  • Nov 23rd, 2017
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          COLUMN: Will West Kootenay forests survive?

          As with most things around ecology, the answer is not simple, says columnist Greg Utzig

          • Nov 18th, 2017

          PLACE NAMES: Wampsha

          In 1900, the King Solomon’s Mining Company of Ohio and Arizona arrived at Woodbury to great fanfare.

          • Nov 16th, 2017

          COLUMN: Love of huckleberry picking squashed for the bears

          Gathering foods from the forest can be peaceful, but think about the effects on the ecosystem.

          • Nov 16th, 2017

          John White: To boldly go behind enemy lines, in a hotbed

          Going behind enemy lines is a daring manoeuvre in most cases.

          B.C. VIEWS: Dam decision a big test for NDP

          Alternatives to completing Site C not pleasant for John Horgan

          PLACE NAMES: Walker’s Landing and Yasodhara

          Yasodhara Ashram’s location had everything to do with a name bestowed by a real estate agent.

          • Nov 9th, 2017

          John White: You oughtta be in pictures, and articles

          You want your kick-butt local happenings and sporting events in the paper and on our website.

          Gord Turner: Examining the pain of water thresholds

          When I was growing up, I always hated thresholds.

          • Nov 9th, 2017

          Walter Volovsek: Retrospectives — Arrow Dam 11

          The turntable base for the American ‘whirly’ crane is seen here

          • Nov 9th, 2017

          B.C. VIEWS: The limits of Indigenous rights

          Jumbo Glacier Resort decision a harsh lesson for John Horgan

          PLACE NAMES: Volcanic City and Virginia City

          Volcanic Brown named Volcanic City after the Volcanic mine on Volcanic Mountain.

          • Nov 2nd, 2017