B.C. unions, protesters move up

John Horgan government pleases labour, environmentalists

Hype doesn’t help forest fire efforts

Andrew Weaver’s climate change claim doesn’t match reality

Hype doesn’t help forest fire efforts

Andrew Weaver’s climate change claim doesn’t match reality

The conquest of rural B.C.

Urban environmentalists have occupied the NDP

SMART 55: BCOAPO Convention informative and productive

Five delegates from our local OAPO branch attended the BCOAPO Convention.

  • Jul 4th, 2017

COLUMNS: Saying goodbye

The community said goodbye to someone very special last week.

  • Jul 4th, 2017
BCWildHeart tailgate party


Search and Rescue


Joey Thomas of Sugar Cane


Boots on the ground


Haphazard History: The first Cariboo tourists

We all know the importance of tourism, but we tend to think of this industry as a recent phenomenon.

  • Jul 4th, 2017

B.C.’s big money battle isn’t over yet

John Horgan, Christy Clark posture on poltical donations

Lots to do during Stampede weekend in Williams Lake

The Williams Lake Stampede is now underway.

  • Jun 29th, 2017

COLUMNS: Agriculture and global warming and ranch musings

A friend who organizes an alternate energy forum in Penticton recently alerted me.

  • Jun 29th, 2017

LETTERS: Showing true colours

It was a shocking about-face that Ms.Premier Christy Clark has delivered with her throne speech.

  • Jun 28th, 2017

COLUMN: The Canadian Dream

Everyone can own a nice home, have a nice family, and live happily ever after.

  • Jun 28th, 2017

COLUMNS: Strengthening rural BC and the industries they rely on

Since being returned to the Legislature, I would like to start by thanking everyone.

  • Jun 28th, 2017

All parties throwing your billions around

Christy Clark promises to match NDP, Greens spending spree

COLUMNS: A perfect meal for Stampede and Canada Day long weekend

There’s Canada Day Celebrations next weekend and Cariboo communities have special events planned.

  • Jun 23rd, 2017

Canada sending out the welcome mat

People who have been elected to public office are there for only one reason.

  • Jun 20th, 2017

Mission to China a success

With the City’s 2016 annual report just out, I thought it may be time to do some follow up.

  • Jun 20th, 2017

COLUMNS: Community Forest project focussed on multiple benefits

Last week the Williams Lake Community Forest toured some harvesting areas.

  • Jun 15th, 2017

COLUMNS: Silvopasture: what is it and why?

There was some work done the past few years investigating how we improve tree growth.

  • Jun 15th, 2017

Site C dam delay would be disaster for John Horgan’s NDP

Putting off Peace River diversion would cost $630 million