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LETTER: ICBC boss responds to accusations of failing to adapt

ICBC CEO Nicolas Jimenez responds to column by the CFIB’s Richard Truscott

  • Sep 4, 2019

What’s Happening At The Cranbrook Public Library

Mike Selby Tshaukuesh Elizabeth Penashue’s ‘Nitinikiau Innusi’ (I Keep the Land Alive)…

  • Sep 2, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: More Labour Day milestones for the NDP

Gift to U.S.-based construction unions keeps on giving

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Brexit: Boris Johnson makes his move

Gwynne Dyer Shock! Horror! Johnson prorogues Parliament! End of democracy in Britain!…

  • Aug 30, 2019

It Happened This Week in 1912

Aug. 25 - 31: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Aug 29, 2019

COLUMN: ICBC is not just broke, it’s broken

Richard Truscott is B.C. and Alberta vice-president at Canadian Federation of Independent Business

  • Aug 28, 2019

What’s on at the Cranbrook Public Library

By Mike Selby Hallie Rubenhold’s ‘The Five’ is the fascinating new biography…

  • Aug 26, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Pipelines set to roll as federal politicians posture

Projects to drive B.C., Canadian economy in years ahead

A vision and a dream

Rev. Yme Woensdregt Next week will mark a couple of notable anniversaries.…

  • Aug 23, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Log exports and my other errors so far in 2019

Plastic bags, legislature overspending turn out differently

Liberal ducks not in row yet

The polls are tightening and declared candidates for MP in the coming…

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1912

Aug. 11 - 17: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Aug 16, 2019

What’s on at the Cranbrook Public Library

Mike Selby In ‘Wolfpack,’ two-time Olympic gold medalist and FIFA World Cup…

  • Aug 12, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Sawmill struggles as NDP boosts northwest log exports

Skeena Sawmills comeback threatened by B.C. government

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1909

Aug. 5 – 11: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Aug 9, 2019

Weed Warrior: Field Scabious and what to grow instead

Field Scabious, pronounced skay-be-us, is a herbal escapee from medicinal gardens where…

Booknotes: The astonishing story of Jimmie Peever

Mike Selby It was the summer of 1926 when a dozen or…

  • Aug 9, 2019

How to Get to Heaven?

Rev. Yme Woensdregt An old joke tells of an evangelist who was…

  • Aug 9, 2019

No, you do not need an automatic rifle

Why does anyone need to own a rifle that is capable of…

OPINION: Why is the B.C. NDP government abandoning pensioners?

Michael Powell is the president of the Canadian Federation of Pensioners

  • Aug 8, 2019