Opinion

COLUMNS: Who should pay for spill cleanup?

There will likely be more contenders, last election there were 12 for council, four for mayor.

  • Sep 12, 2018

Local on-farm research may help ranchers adjust crops to growing during wildfire smoke

As August closed we were still under the effects of smoke which filtered out a lot of light.

  • Sep 11, 2018

Renovated swimming pool a huge asset for the community

OAPO’s monthly meeting will be on Sept. 13 at 1 p.m. and all members are welcomed

  • Sep 9, 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

B.C. VIEWS: Canada’s carbon tax house of cards is falling down

Revealed as just another sales tax, it’s doomed in B.C. and nationally

EDITORIAL: School resumes for another year

Hundreds of students returned to school in the Cariboo Chilcotin Tuesday

COLUMNS: Summer out with a bang

Although summer doesn’t end until Sept. 22, the day after Labour Day is fall for most

  • Sep 6, 2018

COLUMN: Time for a reality check on Canada’s exports

Industrial transitions do not happen overnight, Jock Finlayson writes

  • Sep 5, 2018

LETTER: Debt of gratitude owed after another summer of wildfires

We are lucky to live in such a beautiful province.

  • Sep 5, 2018

COLUMNS: Building healthy soils by planting cover crops

As I write this, the skies have opened up and the dirt roads are running with muddy water.

  • Sep 3, 2018

COLUMNS: Happy 100th Vera Bonner

One happy event last week was the celebration of Veera Bonner’s 100th birthday.

  • Sep 2, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Every day is Labour Day for John Horgan’s NDP

Union sign-ups, minimum wage for farm workers on the table

DeMeer: Cats and dogs are reigning – and it’s wrong

Princeton editor Andra DeMeer tackles the issue placing pets over people

B.C. VIEWS: John Horgan’s latest reality check on wildfire threat

‘New normal’ is not a solution, just an empty sound bite

Letter to the editor: Wildfire management in B.C. could be done better writes a former Ranger-in-charge

It is patently obvious that B.C. is in a crisis situation relative to wildfire control

  • Aug 25, 2018

Stepping stones to community

“Stepping Stones to Community:” this was our Journey theme this year with the ladies from the Great Room.

  • Aug 24, 2018

COLUMNS: Good air quality equally important as thriving economy

Our reputation as a crime capital is bad enough but Williams Lake has a new claim to fame.

  • Aug 22, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Genuine aboriginal rights are misused and discredited

Camp Cloud one of long line of protests falsely asserting title

Growing in the semi-light

Here we are, several weeks into peak fire season and the sky is often overcast with smoke.

  • Aug 17, 2018