Opinion

LETTER: Heartfelt thanks for everyone who helped when my wife suffered a heart attack in Walmart

After spending 63 days in the hospital Fern could finally go home for a weekend

  • Jan 22, 2020

COLUMN: Governments should modernize their processes, get with the times for 2020

Laura Jones is the chief strategic officer at the Canadian Federation of Independent Business

  • Jan 22, 2020

LETTER: Quesnel Cattlemen’s Association raise concerns over West Fraser Road detour

The association is “deeply concerned” about the condition of the detour route

B.C. VIEWS: Few clouds on Horgan’s horizon

Horgan’s biggest challenge in the remainder of his term will be to keep the economy humming along

FOREST INK: Developing a local market for biochar

A good place to start is an article in the 2016 BC Organic Grower Journal by Marjorie Harris

  • Jan 19, 2020

LETTERS: Gas prices alone enough to keep you warm during cold snap

If you look at your Fortis gas bill Gord McAuley says your anger should warm you right up

  • Jan 17, 2020
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LETTER: Old enough to know what’s been lost in B.C. salmon

Stephen Hume writes about the lack of discussion on the province’s dwindling salmon population

  • Jan 16, 2020

LETTERS: Inappropriate location for vending machine

Roses and raspberries for the Atwood Clinic

  • Jan 14, 2020

EDITORIAL: Canadians pay ultimate price

All 176 souls aboard the commercial flight were killed

  • Jan 10, 2020

RANCH MUSINGS: A not just soil health part of the culture

Ranches and music is my real topic. Bear with me for a moment.

  • Jan 12, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Finding hope for B.C.’s salmon

Is enough being done to save the iconic species?

FOREST INK: Climate change convert

I would be the first to admit I had a problem with blaming human produced greenhouse gases

  • Jan 11, 2020

COLUMN: Something fishy about B.C.’s ever-punctual New Year’s babies

Long odds that babies would be delivered so regularly within first minutes of midnight on Jan. 1

LETTERS: Williams Lake lucky to have such an active community

With best wishes for Christmas and the New Year

  • Jan 7, 2020

RANCH MUSINGS: Hope for new year from a rancher’s perspective

Saturday, Dec. 21 was winter solstice. For many religions and spiritual pathways,…

  • Jan 5, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Magnetic interest in latest property prices

In recent years, property owners have pored over assessments much more closely

EDITORIAL: Envisioning 2020

With a new year upon us it’s tempting to find ways to…

B.C. VIEWS: A toast to civil debate in the new year

Not only is name calling juvenile, it is unproductive

CRD Chair reflects on 2019

Margo Wagner delivered her year-end speech at the December CRD board meeting

Williams Lake mayor reflects on 2019

Busy and productive is how Mayor Walt Cobb described the last year

  • Dec 27, 2019