Opinion

RANCH MUSINGS: Inclusiveness in ranching and agriculture

At that meeting, we will be releasing a strategic plan to guide us as we struggle

  • Feb 9, 2020

LETTERS: Wolf cull an easy way out for provincial government

Comments like “it’s the most humane way, to shoot from a helicopter” strains credulity

  • Feb 9, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: The glacial pace of resource development

As delays continue, costs climb and confusion reigns

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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

Roses: We still live in a great town with great people

Thanks for helping me with my flat tire

  • Feb 5, 2020

FOREST INK: What do speeds of wireless communication need to be?

Some people in the forest industry think faster communication may also help us get out of our slump

  • Feb 2, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Cannabis challenges hurt B.C. economy

It’s a mishmash of rules for cannabis sales in B.C.’s municipalities

Letter to the editor: Buckridge family left with many unanswered questions and uncertainties

Robyn Jackson’s six-year-old daughter spends 25 hours a week on the bus because of the West Fraser Road washout

  • Jan 31, 2020

COLUMN: Government intentions­­­­ regarding residential flexibility in the ALR

Further, they published a short Intentions Paper signaling where the policy changes might be going

  • Jan 31, 2020

EDITORIAL: Game on

Williams Lake is a hardcore hockey town. There is no doubt about…

  • Jan 30, 2020

LETTER: We need to thank those who work in public education

Andrea Sinclair is president of the BC Parent Advisory Councils

  • Jan 29, 2020

FOREST INK: Building soil health through biodiversty

I was encouraged that we are on the right track for improving the health of our soils in B.C.

  • Jan 29, 2020

Editorial: Have your say on changes to assisted dying law

In June of 2016 Canadians gained the right to physician assisted death — but there were caveats

  • Jan 27, 2020

RANCH MUSINGS: Thank goodness the land line phone still works

We, the minority in the “developed world,” sometimes resort to older ways of communicating

  • Jan 26, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: New coronavirus outbreak an important reminder

Walking the line between cautious and alarmist

EDITORIAL: Embrace literacy

Family Literacy Week is from Jan. 26 to Feb. 2

  • Jan 23, 2020

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