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B.C. VIEWS: Pandemic shows need for adequate care home staffing

Seniors in B.C. care homes face challenging times

Farm life: the little things that brought me joy in March

In celebration of the little things in life that bring us joy

B.C. VIEWS: Small businesses need our help

Just as integral in neighbourhoods in Vancouver and Surrey as they are in Prince George or Kelowna

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Nobody Mention Universal Basic Income

Gwynne Dyer When you lock the people down (to save their lives),…

  • Mar 27, 2020

It happened this week in 1913

March 22 - 28: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at…

The Plague: A few changes to come

Gwynne Dyer They teach you in journalism school never to use the…

Cranbrook and Hong Kong: A Small Tale of Neighbours, Place and Viruses

Bob Jones For work related reasons we’ve lived both in Hong Kong…

  • Mar 25, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: The good, bad and the ugly of COVID-19

Hoarding doesn’t help anyone – it is unnecessary, selfish, and promotes fear

A Heart Broken And A Heart Blessed

Yme Woensdregt What a time we’re living in. How quickly things are…

  • Mar 20, 2020

Covid-19: The Exit Problem

Gwynne Dyer Most of the countries in Asia, Europe and North America…

  • Mar 20, 2020

It happened this week in 1913

March 15 - 21: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from newspapers at the…

  • Mar 20, 2020

COLUMN: Navigating working from home during these pandemic times

This is a chance to work in the best conditions possible. In your sweat pants, on your couch.

Farm life: Beauty among the chaos

I’m certain that the topic on everyone’s mind right now is COVID-19.…

COLUMN: Adjusting to a (temporary) new way of life

Slowing and halting the spread of COVID-19 will take a community effort, locally and beyond

B.C. VIEWS: Effects of COVID-19 pandemic will be long-lasting

A steep drop in tourist visits will hit hard, in particular, Vancouver Island, the Lower Mainland and the Okanagan hard

Kicking open the door to our minds

Mike Selby The top music singles of 1965 are — even after…

  • Mar 13, 2020

In the Spirit of St. Patrick

Yme Woensdregt Next Tuesday, countless people around the world will celebrate St.…

  • Mar 13, 2020

It happened this week in 1913

March 8 - 14: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Mar 13, 2020

Farm life: The smells and sounds of spring

The snow and ice has melted from the driveways, leaving them in…