Opinion

BC Cattlemen’s AGM: Lots to be proud of in ranching

The cattle industry supports an evidence-based approach to conducting business

  • May 31, 2019

Looking beyond the invisible symptoms on World MS Day

For World MS Day Canadians should take a moment to think about the invisible symptoms of MS

  • May 30, 2019

COLUMN: Does the B.C. government really want to help the tech industry?

BC needs to be wary of challengers within Canada who are increasing their share of the tech sector

  • May 29, 2019
video
D.O.A. perform at the Limelight
Water Survey of Canada checks Chilcotin River
Big Creek Flooding
Cariboo's Strongest Man

FOREST INK: UN 2030 agenda for sustainable development sets ambitious goals

This was the second visit by facilitators Mike and Luke who were looking for some suggestions

  • May 27, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Money-laundering melodrama made for TV

Public inquiry staged to point fingers before 2021 election

RANCH MUSINGS: As we prepare for planting

This year we say how much garden can we handle with just ourselves and some family help

  • May 25, 2019

Bike to work and school week, May 27 to June 2

With vehicle emissions responsible for 30 per cent of pollutants in Williams Lake’s air quality, the week offers residents the opportunity to make a difference

OPINIONS: Without safe injection sites, more opioid users will die

For safe injection sites to work, however, they must be placed in communities where injection drug users live

LETTER: Oversimplification on caribou-wolf plan a dangerous weapon

“Prey populations are just as sensitive to food availability as they are to predation”

  • May 23, 2019

OPINION: Liberal environmental contradictions could pave way for Conservative win

Carbon pricing, the Trans Mountain pipeline to be key facets in upcoming election

COLUMNS: Beef industry deserves support

Williams Lake will welcome ranchers from all over the province to connect, learn, and advocate

  • May 23, 2019

COLUMN: Forestry at the heart of B.C.’s export economy

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

  • May 22, 2019

LETTER: Fletcher ‘blurs reality’ on B.C. union public construction

Bridge, highway projects awarded to companies, not unions

  • May 21, 2019

FOREST INK: BC and Canadian pulp industry doing better

The recent announcement of the Tolko lumber mill closure in Quesnel this…

  • May 20, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Reality of our plastic recycling routine exposed

Turns out dear old China wasn’t doing such a great job

RANCH MUSINGS: Soil Biological tools to build resilience and food security

Sometimes we get world-class speakers to present to the students at Thompson Rivers University

  • May 18, 2019

Imperial Metals should clean up the mess they made

MPMC should not be granted another permit amendment

  • May 17, 2019

FOREST INK: Saw filers are critical for the forest industry

Meat cutters, wood carvers and firewood users all know the importance of…

  • May 12, 2019

LETTERS: Health of populace should be paramount

“Fibre before ties,” was suggested.

  • May 12, 2019

RANCH MUSINGS: Spring is crazy busy for ranchers and farmers

We do have to deal with our feelings not just what the mind tells us to do.

  • May 12, 2019