Opinion

LETTERS: Gas prices alone enough to keep you warm during cold snap

If you look at your Fortis gas bill Gord McAuley says your anger should warm you right up

  • Jan 17, 2020

LETTER: Old enough to know what’s been lost in B.C. salmon

Stephen Hume writes about the lack of discussion on the province’s dwindling salmon population

  • Jan 16, 2020

LETTERS: Inappropriate location for vending machine

Roses and raspberries for the Atwood Clinic

  • Jan 14, 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

RANCH MUSINGS: A not just soil health part of the culture

Ranches and music is my real topic. Bear with me for a moment.

  • Jan 12, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Finding hope for B.C.’s salmon

Is enough being done to save the iconic species?

FOREST INK: Climate change convert

I would be the first to admit I had a problem with blaming human produced greenhouse gases

  • Jan 11, 2020

EDITORIAL: Canadians pay ultimate price

All 176 souls aboard the commercial flight were killed

  • Jan 10, 2020

COLUMN: Something fishy about B.C.’s ever-punctual New Year’s babies

Long odds that babies would be delivered so regularly within first minutes of midnight on Jan. 1

LETTERS: Williams Lake lucky to have such an active community

With best wishes for Christmas and the New Year

  • Jan 7, 2020

RANCH MUSINGS: Hope for new year from a rancher’s perspective

Saturday, Dec. 21 was winter solstice. For many religions and spiritual pathways,…

  • Jan 5, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Magnetic interest in latest property prices

In recent years, property owners have pored over assessments much more closely

EDITORIAL: Envisioning 2020

With a new year upon us it’s tempting to find ways to…

B.C. VIEWS: A toast to civil debate in the new year

Not only is name calling juvenile, it is unproductive

CRD Chair reflects on 2019

Margo Wagner delivered her year-end speech at the December CRD board meeting

Williams Lake mayor reflects on 2019

Busy and productive is how Mayor Walt Cobb described the last year

  • Dec 27, 2019

RANCH MUSINGS: Forget dinosaurs; working to eliminate plant blindness

Decades ago, research showed that modern civilization is dangerously ignorant of plant life

  • Dec 23, 2019

LETTER: Grateful for support after home of 50 years destroyed by fire

My husband and I would like to thank family, friends, communities and people that we don’t even know

  • Dec 22, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: An unpredictable year ahead

B.C. economy continues to do well generally, with low unemployment rates and good job creation numbers

How youth protests shaped the discussion on climate change

Climate strikes are an example of youth becoming politicized and rejecting adult inaction

FOREST INK: Choices for a better future

The Council of Forest Industries (COFI) paper was published in September of…

  • Dec 15, 2019