Columnists

COLUMN: Small scale logging contractors have to be versatile

There is logging activity in the Fox Mountain area with chip trucks heading into town

  • Mar 29, 2020

French Connection: Observations from isolation

In her column, Diana French talks about the COVID-19 pandemic

  • Mar 29, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Small businesses need our help

Just as integral in neighbourhoods in Vancouver and Surrey as they are in Prince George or Kelowna

CHAMBER CHATTER: Navigating the future in response to COVID-19

A message from Williams Lake and District Chamber of Commerce president Vanessa Riplinger

  • Mar 26, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: The good, bad and the ugly of COVID-19

Hoarding doesn’t help anyone – it is unnecessary, selfish, and promotes fear

RANCH MUSINGS: COVID-19 and its short- and long-term impact on farms

When in doubt follow the general rules for households and businesses for…

  • Mar 20, 2020
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COLUMN: Navigating working from home during these pandemic times

This is a chance to work in the best conditions possible. In your sweat pants, on your couch.

Horsefly River Roundtable AGM coming up April 9

There are many plans to keep interest at a high level throughout the year

  • Mar 15, 2020

KEN’S KITCHEN: Nothing quite like fresh halibut

Not too many days before official spring, although some days lately I thought it was here

  • Mar 15, 2020

Trade and the local farming economy in one region in Mexico

So apparently it is not risky visiting this area, but it is best to stay out of the local politics

  • Mar 15, 2020

COLUMNS: Forest workers need help not restrictions

When the NDP went to great lengths to announce a $69 million fund aimed at assisting forest workers

  • Mar 15, 2020

COLUMNS: Virus pandemic wobbles market

The spread of coronavirus has many of us so busy washing our hands and buying toilet paper

  • Mar 15, 2020

FOREST INK: Interior city working on forest diversity

Quesnel has been making the news lately about taking seriously the need to diversify

  • Mar 15, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Effects of COVID-19 pandemic will be long-lasting

A steep drop in tourist visits will hit hard, in particular, Vancouver Island, the Lower Mainland and the Okanagan hard

DOWN TO EARTH: Snow science at Gavin Lake

Is every snowflake really different? (yes). Are all snowflakes six-sided? (no).

  • Mar 10, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: We can’t ignore the little things, lest they grow into a pandemic

COVID-19 can help us prepare for the major pandemic experts say is still to come

Shamrock Luncheon and Bazaar coming up March 12

Seniors, if you have any refugee or immigrant friends please make them aware of scammers

  • Mar 7, 2020

FOREST INK: Are the tarsands a blessing or a curse?

Beyond the climate-change debate, the economics of the project have changed

  • Mar 2, 2020

RANCH MUSINGS: If there is one book about beef cattle, this is it

Written by Heather Smith Thomas, in its third edition, titled Storey’s Guide to Raising Beef Cattle

  • Mar 1, 2020

COLUMN: Higher tax bracket ‘a risky game’ in the 2020 B.C. budget

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Mar 1, 2020