Opinion

COLUMN: Benning stands firm on Gudbranson, will keep him with Canucks until 2021

Canucks opt to not trade the 26-year-old defenseman, but sign him to multi-year deal

B.C. VIEWS: Subsidy supercluster settles in B.C.

Ottawa, Victoria add to their overlapping ‘innovation’ budgets

John White: Scumbag Brain makes its most unwelcome return

I’ve been suffering from sporadic insomnia thanks to sinus migraines over the last couple of weeks.

Walter Volovsek: Time Windows — West Lake

Edward Mahon sought out other ways to supplement his dwindling income.

  • Feb 15th, 2018

PLACE NAMES: Creston and Sirdar, Part 1

Creston was formerly called Sirdar, and Sirdar was formerly Creston. Or were they?

  • Feb 15th, 2018

Gord Turner: Enjoying a Mexican moment, amigo

Whenever we’ve travelled in Mexico, we’ve spent time shopping in the markets.

  • Feb 15th, 2018
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Sonny Samuelson Bobsled Race
Snowboarders rescued from RED Mountain
VIDEO: Protesters rally for affordable housing ahead of B.C. budget
VIDEO: Valentine's Day extra sweet for a just-released shark

Letter: Mammogram screening strongly encouraged

I encourage all women age 40 and up to use this free and invaluable service.

  • Feb 15th, 2018

Letter: Thanks to Emcon for going extra mile

Thanks to Emcon and their consideration for this important community event.

  • Feb 15th, 2018

Opinion: Seriously Kim? We have the right to bare arms

A Princeton reporter reacts after a former Canadian prime minister says women should cover up on TV

B.C. VIEWS: Fixing the real problem at ICBC

Car insurance ‘dumpster fire’ mainly lawyer fees, neglected serious injuries

Join the editor for a live Q&A

Castlegar News editor John White is planning on hosting a live Facebook Q&A session.

  • Feb 8th, 2018

PLACE NAMES: Camp Mansfield

Ernest Mansfield was responsible for several local place names, but none of them survive

  • Feb 8th, 2018

COLUMN: If you move a tree in the forest, does anybody notice?

Tree species also have preferences as to where they prefer to grow.

  • Feb 8th, 2018

Walter Volovsek: Retrospectives — Home At Last

The two McCleary bachelors share a common grave in the Warkworth, Ontario cemetery.

  • Feb 8th, 2018

Municipalities racing the pot legalization clock

With time running out, B.C. cities still are not sure what the retail landscape will look like once recreational pot is legalized.

Letter: Could smaller buses save money?

I’m amazed at the site of these huge 40-seat buses servicing the public (B.C. Transit).

  • Feb 8th, 2018

Letter: Snow way to do business downtown

I have found shopping in the downtown area of Castlegar very difficult this winter.

  • Feb 8th, 2018

LETTER: Weaver fiddles while B.C.’s economic prospects burn

Skeena MLA warns of damage to B.C. investment from Green threats

  • Feb 6th, 2018

John White: Community comes together to maximize event successes

Andrea Ryman from Destination Castlegar was the driving force behind the movement.

B.C. VIEWS: Who will care for frail elderly?

Today’s nursing home labour shortage is just the beginning