Editorials

Wildfire recovery for ranchers

A light dusting of snow in areas of the Cariboo Chilcotin this…

PHOTO: Chilcotin wild horses

Wild horses share a grazing field with some cows at a spot…

  • Sep 7th, 2017

Empathy for Texas

Catastrophic. A landmark event. Crippling. Unprecedented. Devastating.

Banning common sense

It’s nice to see a loosening of some of the tight restrictions placed on residents this month.

  • Aug 22nd, 2017

Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

Making the lyrics more inclusive does not reject tradition, but respects it

EDITORIAL: Cariboo Lodge site firefighter training grounds

The Williams Lake Fire Department conducting training sessions on Tuesday evenings.

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Turkey shoot

     

    Curt Pate Stockmanship

       

      Williams Lake Job Fair

         

        Stampede Association's Wildfire Relief fundraiser a success despite the rain

           

          Export of raw logs easy concept for average voter

          Some of the discussions around the softwood lumber dispute can be challenging

          • Apr 27th, 2017

          Predators, the Perennial Challenge to Livestock Owners: workshop coming up

          This is a controversial topic. Predator/Prey relationships is the topic of an upcoming seminar.

          • Apr 27th, 2017

          EDITORIAL: Silly season upon us

          B.C.’s 41st election has been called and there’s no shortage of issues for voters to think about.

          EDITORIAL: Sportsmanship in the stands

          It must be hockey playoff season. Yes, it’s that beloved time of year when inevitably we hear about parents behaving badly.

          EDITORIAL: Canadian storyteller Stuart McLean will be missed

          It was very sad to hear the news Wednesday that Stuart McLean, host of the Vinyl Café on CBC radio, died this week at the age of 68.

          EDITORIAL: City shows its heart

          Three families lost their homes and all their belongings in a house fire on Huston Street recently. That’s the bad news.

          EDITORIAL: Remembering sacrifices made

          One does not have to go far in our community to see that Remembrance Day holds a special place in our hearts.

          EDITORIAL: Celebrating small business

          Did you know small businesses make up 98 per cent of all businesses in B.C. and employ more than one million people?

          Editorial: Power players

          There was bad news and good news in Merritt this week.

          Editorial: Welcome, elders

          Next week Williams Lake will be home to the 40th Annual BC Elders Gathering, taking place July 11-14.

          Editorial: Well done, volunteers

          The 90th anniversary of the Williams Lake Stampede certainly lived up to all of the expectations.

          Editorial: Stampede an imporant part of Williams Lake history

          There’s a rich, steeped history etched throughout 90 years of celebrating the Williams Lake Stampede.

          Editorial: Harmful message sent

          I don’t like Gian Ghomeshi. I didn’t realize just how much I disliked him until this week when he addressed.