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Jarndyce and Jarndyce and Jumbo

What’s the difference between the Jumbo Resort legal morass and Charles Dickens’ famous fictional case?

COLUMN: Business owners hand B.C. government another dismal grade, CFIB says

CFIB wants policy makers to take three simple steps in order to improve their grade

  • Aug 6, 2019

What’s on at the Cranbrook Public Library

Mike Selby ‘The Master Plan’ is Chris Wilson’s story of how—after being…

  • Aug 6, 2019
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B.C. VIEWS: Politicians grasp at straws, avoid climate policy reality

It doesn’t matter what parties offer in the fall Canadian election

Gwynne Dyer: Hong Kong — Purely Symbolic

Gwynne Dyer The anti-government demonstrations in Hong Kong are now eight weeks…

  • Aug 2, 2019

Woensdregt: Living faithfully, and walking the ways of peace

Rev Yme Woensdregt In April 1994, 25 years ago, a vicious campaign…

A snake by any other name is still a snake

I believe we have previously discussed my intense dislike of snakes. READ:…

It happened this week in Cranbrook

July 28 – August 3: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Aug 1, 2019

Gwynne Dyer: The Bug-Eyed Monster Problem

Gwynne Dyer “There is absolutely no procedure enshrined in international law to…

  • Jul 31, 2019

At the Cranbrook Public Library

Mike Selby Terry Gainer charts his life growing up and then growing…

  • Jul 29, 2019

OPINION: We’re in a climate emergency, let’s act like it

Wayne Stetski is the Member of Parliament for Kootenay-Columbia

  • Jul 29, 2019

Weed Warrior: Some tastier alternatives to the invader- English Holly

English Holly, an invasive shrub with poisonous red berries, is on the…

  • Jul 25, 2019

… and One Good Reason to Be a Christian

Concluding column in feature series “Eight Reasons Not To Be A Christian”

  • Jul 25, 2019

Gwynne Dyer: ‘Gaia’ author James Lovelock at 100

Gwynne Dyer Forty years ago James Lovelock published his book ‘Gaia: a…

  • Jul 24, 2019

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1912

July 21 - 27: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Jul 24, 2019

At the Cranbrook Public Library

Mike Selby Keith G. Powell tells the fascinating story of Jimmy Peever…

  • Jul 22, 2019

The last Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

Gwynne Dyer It has been suggested that Boris Johnson (who becomes the…

  • Jul 22, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP pushes ahead with Crown forest redistribution

This isn’t the time for a radical Indigenous rights agenda

Loony tunes on the moon

This Saturday, July 20 is the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11…

Eight Reasons Not to Be a Christian: Part IV

Rev. Yme Woensdregt I have written three columns listing some (almost) tongue–in–cheek…

  • Jul 19, 2019