Opinion

Letter: Hard to imagine what Humboldt is going through

I can’t imagine how the relatives and billet families will come to terms with the great loss.

  • Apr 19, 2018

Walter Volovsek: Retrospectives — McCleary Homestead

John is standing at the entrance to the second McCleary residence

  • Apr 19, 2018
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John White: Bidding an emotional farewell to Castlegar

They made me an offer I couldn’t refuse.

B.C. VIEWS: Pipeline theatre on TV and in court

John Horgan doesn’t have a hope on Trans Mountain, and he knows it

Who pays for journalism? One way or another — you

Tim Shoults of Aberdeen Publishing writes about Ed Greenspon’s report on the Canadian media industry

  • Apr 13, 2018

Walter Volovsek: Time Windows, John H. McCleary — A Link in the Chain

When Albert returned to his family homestead in 1891 he learned the property had been subdivided

  • Apr 12, 2018

Richard Cannings: Time is ripe for Air Canada to commit to Q400s

I hear a lot about airports in my travels around the South Okanagan and West Kootenay.

  • Apr 12, 2018

Letter: Raising awareness of opportunities in skilled trades

Wanted: Skilled tradespeople. Must enjoy great wages, rewarding work, and a bright future.

  • Apr 12, 2018

Initiatives see success in sturgeon recovery efforts

A popular myth is that sturgeon are blind.

  • Apr 12, 2018

Letter: Hats of to Castlegar News for raising the bar

I would like to congratulate the Castlegar News for its excellent news coverage.

  • Apr 12, 2018

Gord Turner: The joys and sorrows of April Fools’ day

We had an interesting April 1 this year because it featured two events — April Fools’ Day and Easter.

  • Apr 12, 2018

Letter: Women’s Centre a great opportunity

Today I spent some time at Chrissy’s Place with some fabulous women.

Bob White: Why you should write your own obituary

I had seven to 20 days to live. Ouch, I was not expecting this news.

  • Apr 12, 2018

Letter: Many great ideas from Snow Longer event

The Kootenay Gallery of Art hosted an event called Snow Longer.

  • Apr 12, 2018

So long and thanks for all the stories

I’m writing this the day after attending my last Rossland City Council meeting.

B.C. VIEWS: Plastic garbage in, garbage out

Why bag bans may actually make things worse

Walter Volovsek: Retrospectives — West Lake 6

Nordal Kaldahl (front centre) won the ski jumping trophy in both, the 1934 and 1935 competitions.

  • Apr 5, 2018

Chelsea Novak: Breaking news — prisoners have rights

In actual fact, the “benefits” laid out in the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms are rights.

PLACE NAMES: Fisherman, Fry Creek, Gardners Landing

The sternwheeler stops of Fry Creek and Gardners Landing honoured Richard Fry and Walter Gardner

  • Apr 5, 2018