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World O’ Words: Real bearcat! Real donnybrook! Heyrube!

Congratulations to the College of the Rockies Avalanche, Women’s and Men’s squads,…

Social media leaves anyone with an opinion vulnerable to scorched-earth attacks

Demonize and dog-pile. If you disagree with me, you are not only wrong, you are evil. The enemy…

  • Nov 15, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Seniors home worker discrimination finally ending

Health Minister Adrian Dix righting a serious wrong

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Kootenay Ice bid farewell in final game
Prestige Resort Renovations
The 2019 East Kootenay Regional Science Fair
Ed King and grandson Connor Foote

Woensdregt: On Justice and Forgiveness

Yme Woensdregt Last week I wrote that the gospel was not about…

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1909

Week of November 4 - 10: Items compiled by Dave Humphrey from the archived newspapers held at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Nov 10, 2018

Wolf: Keeping score is part of life

Fun is always paramount in youth sports - but winning and losing provide valuable lessons

A message from the midterms? Not really

I know, I know. This is Canada and I should be concerned…

Proposed law could treat serious offenders lightly

If Bill C-75 passes in its present form, criminals of various kinds will almost certainly be heartened and emboldened by the prospect of lighter penalties.

B.C. VIEWS: Going back to the disco era of labour relations

NDP may remove restrictions on school strikes, union sign-ups

B.C. dentist fills a need in the world’s poorest countries

What we do gives people hope. It’s a good feeling to help people who have so little”

  • Nov 3, 2018

Woensdregt: What is the Gospel? [Hint: It’s not what you think]

Rev. Yme Woensdregt What is the Gospel? Well, it depends on who…

  • Nov 2, 2018

The times, they are a-changing

The news is just too depressing these days to even try to…

It happened this week in Cranbrook” 1909

Week of Oct. 28 – Nov. 3: Items compiled by Dave Humphrey from the archived newspapers held at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Nov 2, 2018

The email extortionist and me

Not long ago, this missive came into my email inbox: “Hi, victim.…

Referendum a chance to reflect on democratic values

Majority rules, but what majority matters most to British Columbia voters?

B.C. VIEWS: The conquest of rural B.C. nears completion

Chapter three: control MLA selection from party headquarters

GUEST COLUMN: Proportional representation curbs extremist movements

Pioneer of B.C. electoral reform argues for yes vote in referendum

  • Oct 27, 2018

Mailing your votes in

After seeing the abysmal turnout for the recent municipal elections — a…

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1909

Week of October 21st – 27th: Items compiled by Dave Humphrey from the archived newspapers held at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Oct 26, 2018