Opinion

COLUMN: Avoid the online temptation and buy local

Muriel Protzer is a policy analyst with the Canadian Federation of Independent Business

  • Dec 10, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: An engine that hums right along

First Nations are leading a new surge of investment in B.C.

FOREST INK: Provincial government seeks public input on old grown forests

Some conservation groups don’t share the governments optimistic outlook especially on the coast

  • Dec 9, 2019

RANCH MUSINGS: Winter pasture thoughts as we shift into the season

I have been thinking about some specific things as we go into winter on the ranch

  • Dec 8, 2019

COLUMN: B.C.’s biggest economic and business stories of 2019

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

  • Dec 2, 2019

FOREST INK: Time to change strategies on softwood lumber dispute

There have been numerous attempts by Canada to have lumber exports be part of NAFTA

  • Dec 2, 2019
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DOWN TO EARTH: Outdoor enthusiasts now examining effects on environment landscapes

The start of winter is an emotional roller coaster for me

  • Dec 1, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Don’t let anger over homelessness get in the way

Frustration in B.C. grows as the problem persists

  • Dec 1, 2019

Editorial: Cold weather increases numbers at Cariboo Friendship Centre shelter

We need proactive work to continue to be funded to address deep and complex issues in the community

LETTER: Thank you for your dedication to being positive and inclusive

I always love to read stories and see pictures from my hometown

  • Nov 25, 2019

RANCH MUSINGS: The law of unintended consequences, and its effect

To be successful, you must answer these questions which are not easy

  • Nov 24, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Regulating fuel prices not a new idea

Fuel prices seem to remain stubbornly high in many places of B.C.

LETTER: Something needs to be done to stop collisions with deer on Highway 97 south of city

These animals don’t stand a chance trying to cross four lanes of traffic moving 100 km per hour.

  • Nov 23, 2019

LETTER: Fox Mountain Brewery was robbed and ransacked last week

How is the justice system protecting hard working and contributing citizens from prolific offenders?

  • Nov 19, 2019

LETTER: Back of the truck no place for unsecured pet

You wouldn’t drive around with kids running around the back of a pickup truck would you?

  • Nov 19, 2019

LETTERS: Scam artist posing as nurse stealing money from Williams Lake residents

Editor: On Monday, Nov. 11, at about 3 p.m. I was at…

  • Nov 17, 2019

EDITORIAL: Let it snow

Congratulations are in order for the new, private owners of Mt. Timothy Recreation Resort

BC VIEWS: Action needed on healthcare workplace violence

While we’ve been talking about it, the number of B.C. victims has only grown

  • Nov 17, 2019

RANCH MUSINGS: Young people and the business of ranching

We recently had our vet check our cows to see if they were “in calf” or “open”

  • Nov 17, 2019

COLUMN: Conservation Society invites community to Earth Friendly Holiday Event

We are confronted with the challenge of up to 30 per cent in waste due to holiday decorations

  • Nov 15, 2019