Columnists

FOREST INK: Public encouraged to comment on interior forest sector renewal policy

The BC Government has published a discussion paper, including a number of questions for public input

  • Aug 11, 2019

COLUMNS: Water, water everywhere

The irony of living on a sailboat is that we are forever surrounded by water

  • Aug 11, 2019

Great Room offers summertime spiritual healing for women of all backgrounds

Eleven ladies from the Great Room enjoyed their last journey to Roberts Creek

  • Aug 11, 2019

RANCH MUSINGS: The effects of heat stress and larger livestock

Eat less meat you might say, however, climate change is creating more drier agricultural land

  • Aug 10, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Sawmill struggles as NDP boosts northwest log exports

Skeena Sawmills comeback threatened by B.C. government

OPINION: Why is the B.C. NDP government abandoning pensioners?

Michael Powell is the president of the Canadian Federation of Pensioners

  • Aug 8, 2019
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Performances in the Park 2019: Blackberry Wood
BBBS of Williams Lake decade-long friendship
Performances in the Park 2019 Don Alder
Williams Lake and District 61st Annual 4-H Show and Sale

COLUMN: Business owners hand B.C. government another dismal grade, CFIB says

CFIB wants policy makers to take three simple steps in order to improve their grade

  • Aug 6, 2019

RANCH MUSINGS: The cost of information

You might consider the benefits of analyzing your soil before you till it up

  • Aug 6, 2019

FOREST INK: Dr. Suzanne Simard pioneers work on tree communication

Work is ongoing to determine whether related trees might send signals

  • Aug 4, 2019

COLUMNS: Our drains connect to our rivers

Many of my days start by walking into a classroom

  • Aug 4, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Politicians grasp at straws, avoid climate policy reality

It doesn’t matter what parties offer in the fall Canadian election

COLUMNS: Gil McCall a Cariboo radio legend, and a true friend

Gil hired me to work in Quesnel at CKCQ Radio in 1966

  • Aug 2, 2019

COLUMN: Community response to Chilcotin flooding tremendous

Feel free to contact me if you believe you might be eligible for DFA funding.

  • Jul 28, 2019

COLUMN: Haying early the best for protein content

We have an abundance of forage grasses in our pasture and range lands in the Cariboo Chilcotin

  • Jul 28, 2019

FRENCH CONNECTION: Can we cope with disaster?

Many of the so-called natural events recently have had human help

  • Jul 28, 2019

COLUMN: Insulated concrete forms as an option

ICFs do have some advantages

  • Jul 27, 2019

COLUMN: ‘Researchers conclude livestock have no detectable effect on climate‘

Let’s not throw the baby out with the bathwater

  • Jul 21, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP pushes ahead with Crown forest redistribution

This isn’t the time for a radical Indigenous rights agenda

COLUMN: Achieving contractor sustainability during uncertain times

With the recent mill closures and market problems, contractors are feeling the impacts

  • Jul 19, 2019

Horsefly River Roundtable gearing up for another Salmon Festival

The Streamkeepers is planning a picnic event on July 28th

  • Jul 16, 2019