Opinion

LETTERS: I welcome town hall meeting on grad camp-outs

Hopefully there will also be a discussion around how the adults involved could do things differently

  • Oct 4, 2018

EDITORIAL: Where do you stand on grad parties

The school is hosting a town hall meeting this Thursday over the lunch hour to address the matter.

COLUMN: Newspapers matter, now more than ever

National Newspaper Week is Oct. 1-7

  • Oct 1, 2018
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Airport send off for Make A Wish recipient
Williams Lake Atom Development Tournament 2019
Caribou Ski theft of donation box
Yellow Vest Canada protesters make themselves known in Williams Lake

COLUMNS: Celebrating National Breastfeeding Week

I had a vision of a tree, very tall with far-reaching roots.

  • Oct 1, 2018

COLUMNS: The problem with David Eby’s referendum

Premier John Horgan may have unwittingly dealt a fatal blow to his own fragile minority government

  • Sep 30, 2018

COLUMNS: First past post geared for two-party system

I’m thinking specifically of those who oppose the Proportional Representation system.

  • Sep 30, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Adrian Dix’s private clinic crackdown begins

Province ramps up MRI machines, but what about surgery?

COLUMNS: Chasing Douglas Fir beetles in the Chimney Valley

Work in Chimney Valley can return to more regular hours of work.

  • Sep 29, 2018

COLUMN: B.C. doesn’t have enough workers to meet industries’ demand

Jock Finlayson of BC Business Council writes about the provincial government’s Labour Market Outlook

  • Sep 26, 2018

COLUMNS: All for a good cause

Didn’t get to see the chicken herders in action at the Stampede Grounds recently

  • Sep 25, 2018

COLUMNS: 2018 could be record year for Douglas Fir seed production

Anyone familiar with Douglas Fir has probably noticed they have a good crop of cones this year.

  • Sep 23, 2018

COLUMNS: Fresh faces, new information and new ranch enterprises

The government has announced funding for proving up new ideas:

  • Sep 23, 2018

COLUMNS: Government trying to rebrand rural B.C.

The annual summit meeting is probably the most important for northern and rural communities.

  • Sep 23, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Looking under the hood of ICBC’s war on crashes

Is our accident rate really soaring, or is it inefficiency?

Letter: 2020 reopening of West Fraser Road is unacceptable

Letter writer details many problems with the current detour route

  • Sep 20, 2018

COLUMNS: The fine print of proportional representation

It may come as a surprise to many that we are now in the third month of the official campaign

  • Sep 16, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: ’Not photo radar’ coming soon to high-crash areas

ICBC deficit now largely due to reckless and distracted driving

OPINION: To till or not to till, that is the question

It is clear that conserving soil, then, is a better route than allowing degradation and then trying to rebuild replacement soil.

  • Sep 14, 2018

COLUMNS: Williams Lake fair sets a high standard

For those who attended the harvest fair I am sure would agree is was a first class event.

  • Sep 14, 2018