Opinion

LETTER: Strong leadership needed to grasp mine opportunity

Time to grasp an opportunity that may be once in a lifetime

  • Jul 18, 2019

RANCH MUSINGS: We are at the mercy of the weather

Short of feeling powerless about our situation with the now overabundance of rain, what can we do?

  • Jul 14, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Will the NDP lose money selling marijuana?

Government monopoly sounds great, if you work there

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Implications of reducing stumpage to help companies during poor markets

I think it is a good time to review how stumpage is calculated

  • Jul 13, 2019

COLUMN: B.C. must find new ways to grow economy as housing market unfurls

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

  • Jul 12, 2019

EDITORIAL: Reflecting on the rain

Williams Lake area looks a lot different than it did in July 2017

GUEST COLUMN: Condemning caribou to extinction in B.C.

Province’s two-year moratorium on new mining, logging not enough

  • Jul 8, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Killing B.C. industries won’t save the caribou

Herds dwindling across Canada, with or without logging

FOREST INK: Options for keeping the 100 Mile OSB plant operating

The loss of the two mills in 100 Mile House was devastating…

  • Jul 7, 2019

RANCH MUSINGS: Playing the waiting game

For sure, we have had enough rain, thanks.

  • Jul 6, 2019

EDITORIAL: Community builders make another successful Stampede

Hundreds of volunteers organized a packed July long weekend

  • Jul 2, 2019

LETTER: Let’s hear some of the benefits of rail tie burning

“I gave the management of the henhouse to the fox, all will be well.”

  • Jun 26, 2019

COLUMN: Clearcutting B.C.’s last old-growth leaves all of us poorer, forever

Jens Wieting of Sierra Club BC responds to columns by Tom Fletcher and David Elstone

  • Jun 24, 2019

FOREST INK: History of 1950 Chinchaga firestorm, part two

The author also did considerable research to describe how dark days had appeared in the past

  • Jun 23, 2019

COLUMNS: What can we do? Rising costs and declining prices?

If you are a consumer, engage a producer in the conversation of how the meat is produced

  • Jun 22, 2019

OPINION: Wading through the PR tsunami post-pipeline approval

Those who hate the pipeline, hate Trudeau’s decision – those who hate Trudeau, still hate him

LETTER: Stop attacking the current government

The NDP is working hard to correct many problems

  • Jun 18, 2019

Ranch Musings: Rebuilding ranching culture and learning to let go

Weekly column from local rancher David Zirnhelt

  • Jun 17, 2019

FOREST INK: History of 1950 Chinchaga firestorm

In my opinion this 227-page book published in 2015 is a must

  • Jun 16, 2019