Columnists

B.C. VIEWS: B.C. Liberal battle getting bitter

Front-runners Andrew Wilkinson, Todd Stone target Dianne Watts

Liberal leadership hopeful takes advantage of outside lane

Dianne Watts discusses motivation and priorities

  • Dec 9th, 2017

Guest column: Taking on the tough feline issues

In the spirit of Family Circus and Bill Keane, we bring you a guest column from John’s cat Maddy

PLACE NAMES: Watson

Watson was a going concern in the Slocan – until a forest fire laid the town to waste.

  • Dec 7th, 2017

Walter Volovsek: Retrospectives — Concrete Variations 2

Wooden derricks were used to elevate the concrete buckets to the appropriate height

  • Dec 7th, 2017

Gord Turner: Political novel is hot stuff in Victoria

His novel does a fine job of both examining and exposing the behaviour of those chosen to lead us.

  • Dec 7th, 2017
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          B.C. VIEWS: Untold stories of B.C. salmon farms

          Indigenous people defend their jobs against constant protests

          OPINION: Mandatory full face protection a smart move for hockey

          ‘I can relate more intimately than most; I lost my eye to a hockey stick in June of 1990’

          • Dec 5th, 2017

          B.C. VIEWS: One political coalition is plotting to kill another

          NDP-Green plan to conquer rural B.C. begins to take shape

          PLACE NAMES: Warfield

          Carlos Warfield was private secretary to the man who built the Trail smelter.

          • Nov 30th, 2017

          Tom Kline: Faith Foundations — The Golden Rule

          “As ye would that men should do to you, do ye also to them likewise.” – Luke 6:31

          • Nov 30th, 2017

          COLUMN: The very conspicuous burdock: A clinger of a problem

          Don’t be deceived by its’ pretty purple flowers sitting atop a ball of prickly bracts

          • Nov 30th, 2017

          John White: Criticism welcome, slander and gossip not so much

          There’s been a trend I’ve noticed recently that I’ve found disturbing and disheartening.

          COLUMN: Is celebrity gossip your ‘local news’? Ottawa seems to think so

          News Media Canada board chair reflects on heritage minister’s response to newspaper closures

          • Nov 29th, 2017

          COLUMN: Logging in watersheds — Nelson area logging companies weigh in

          “We’re small, local, single-site operations. If things go wrong here, we can’t shift to a new location

          • Nov 29th, 2017

          B.C. VIEWS: Big money and local elections

          Slates discouraged in civic politics, unions get green light

          COLUMN: Taking another look at Kelowna

          Columnist Donna Macdonald finds many things to love about the city Nelsonites love to hate

          • Nov 23rd, 2017

          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