Opinion

#BecauseOfYou: Tell us who inspires you on International Women’s Day

The world has come along way with equal rights, but there is still more work to be done

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: Public encouraged to review the community wildfire protection plan

Based on some comments I have been getting there is a wide variety of opinions as to how and why

  • Mar 6, 2020
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Williams Lake CN engineer retires from 34-year career
Logan Macnair reads from Panegyric
Williams Lake river valley remediation
Beautifying Williams Lake boulevard

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

COLUMN: Forestry no longer close to top of B.C.’s economy

Our reactions to a forestry downturn reflect the past, not the present

B.C. VIEWS: Pipeline dispute highlights need for clarity

As the B.C. treaty process grinds on, uncertainty remains

RANCH MUSINGS: Encouraging the next generation of ranchers

I haven’t written about the lifestyle aspect of ranching for a while but it’s been on my mind lately

  • Feb 23, 2020

FOREST INK: Forestry practices and mine reclamation in B.C.

Mine reclamation is certainly a topic worth paying attention to

  • Feb 23, 2020

COLUMN: March is a great time to be on the slopes, but it’s also the deadliest

Longer, sunnier days are one of the reasons why March has the most avalanche fatalities

  • Feb 21, 2020

COLUMN: Not an expert on First Nations government structures? Then maybe you should calm down

Consider your knowledge about First Nations governance structures before getting really, really mad

RANCH MUSINGS: In the face of adversity, an older generation prepares

In the face of adversity, an older leadership prepares to give way to the next generation

  • Feb 17, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Inaction on pipeline protests not a viable response

Columnist Frank Bucholtz on how the Coastal GasLink pipeline dispute got so bad

FOREST INK: Using salts to capture and store solar thermal energy

There are a number of ways to store solar energy.

  • Feb 16, 2020

COLUMN: Premier Horgan passes on Washington trade mission

In her weekly column MLA Donna Barnett questions Horgan’s decision not to attend

  • Feb 13, 2020

COLUMN: Models of care have varied greatly between ICBC and WorkSafe

Fighting to prove serious injuries doesn’t help anybody

COLUMNS: Using untapped solar resources

Photosynthesis can’t be overstated considering life on this planet would not be possible without it

  • Feb 11, 2020

EDITORIAL: Vigilance required

“Will it be safe?” is the question plaguing us these days whenever we leave our vehicles unattended

DOWN TO EARTH: How lucky are we?

We should consider ourselves lucky that we can bring snack wrappers and Styrofoam to recycling

  • Feb 10, 2020