Columnists

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1912

July 14 - 20: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Jul 19, 2019

Afghanistan: ‘A Decent Interval’

It worked for Nixon and Kissinger with Vietnam. Maybe it will work for Afghanistan

  • Jul 16, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Will the NDP lose money selling marijuana?

Government monopoly sounds great, if you work there

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Cranbrook Bucks: new hockey team announced for Cranbrook
Dynamiters lose to Princeton Posse
Dynamiters doubleheader
Mt. Baker students partake in Fridays for Future climate change protest

COLUMN: B.C. must find new ways to grow economy as housing market unfurls

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Jul 12, 2019

Eight reasons not to be a Christian: Part III

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

  • Jul 12, 2019

Gwynne Dyer: The Real Refugee Problem

Gwynne Dyer Every once in a while a photograph of a migrant’s…

  • Jul 12, 2019

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1912

July 7 - 13: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers held at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Jul 12, 2019

A brief recent history of 822 Cranbrook Street North

Cranbrook Townsman front office is moving downtown; Going to miss this place

GUEST COLUMN: Condemning caribou to extinction in B.C.

Province’s two-year moratorium on new mining, logging not enough

  • Jul 8, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Killing B.C. industries won’t save the caribou

Herds dwindling across Canada, with or without logging

The veiled eyes of the world

Anastasia Bartlett I’ve often heard the phrase, ‘when life gets back to…

  • Jul 5, 2019

Eight reasons not to be a Christian: Part II

Rev. Yme Woensdregt Last week, I began a series of columns listing…

  • Jul 5, 2019

Past, present and future reflected in Graduation

This is likely to be old news for most of you —…

The delusional, destructive cult of Brexit

Gwynne Dyer Oscar Wilde described fox-hunting as “the unspeakable in pursuit of…

  • Jul 5, 2019

The Weed Warror: GMIs better than Baby’s Breath

A year ago, I wrote an article on Baby’s Breath, and why…

  • Jul 5, 2019

Backyard Astronomer: Big Bright Jupiter

Gary Boyle On any clear night, look to the southern portion of…

  • Jul 5, 2019

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1912

June 30–July 6: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Jul 5, 2019

COLUMN: Clearcutting B.C.’s last old-growth leaves all of us poorer, forever

Jens Wieting of Sierra Club BC responds to columns by Tom Fletcher and David Elstone

  • Jun 24, 2019

What’s on at the Library

Mike Selby Ian Frisch describes the experience of joining an underground and…

  • Jun 24, 2019

Is the Bible right?

Yme Woensdregt Is the Bible right? Yes, I know how provocative that…

  • Jun 21, 2019