Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: Power politics wins over rational energy policy

B.C Hydro continues to face interference on rates

Woensdregt: ‘Imprinting the Day’

Rev. Yme Woensdregt Many of us, even faithful believers, feel like we…

LETTER: Fletcher forgets B.C. Liberals’ ‘weasel party’ at legislature

Salary escalation occurred under Gordon Campbell’s watch

  • Feb 12, 2019

LETTER: Western Forest Products remains focused on B.C. employment

$350 million invested on B.C. coast in last six years, CEO says

  • Feb 11, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Time to listen to the doctors and legalize opioid drugs

Answer is the same as marijuana, get the criminal gangs out

Letters to the Editor

Farewell, Kootenay Ice; Full Service, Please; Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

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Extreme sports, fireworks highlight Cranbrook's newest winter festival
Lotus Books gets new home and new name
Retro Sounds and Collectibles
Local athletes climb into bouldering nationals

B.C. VIEWS: NDP government resumes taxing, spending to battle poverty

Legislature scandal, speculation tax distract from NDP agenda

Tradition: From ancient Rome to outer space

Yme Woensdregt One of my favourite musicals of all time is “Fiddler…

  • Feb 1, 2019

A step away from the razor’s edge

Well, well, well. Isn’t this an interesting turn of events? The NDP…

The Kootenay ice, me, the past, the future

There’s the past, and there’s the future. This is the past. Twenty…

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1910

Week of Jan. 27 – Feb. 2: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the archived newspapers held at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Jan 31, 2019

COLUMN: How you can get the government’s confidential stuff

The Abbotsford News’ handy guide to asking public bodies for their interesting information

B.C. VIEWS: Speaker Darryl Plecas splits legislature looting spree open

Long road to accountability began with MLA disclosures

LETTER: Seniors home care, day programs expanding, Adrian Dix says

B.C. health minister responds to latest Seniors Advocate report

  • Jan 23, 2019

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1910

Jan. 20-26: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Jan 22, 2019

COLUMN: Four questions on the B.C. economy in 2019

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

  • Jan 20, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Fact-checking the NDP’s speculation tax on empty homes

Negative-option billing is still legal for governments

Five steps for examining our lives

Rev. Yme Woensdregt The last few weeks, I’ve written some columns about…

  • Jan 18, 2019

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1910

Week of January 13-19: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the archived newspapers…

  • Jan 16, 2019

Booknotes: Eight tips to better your reading world

Mike Selby “Imagine you read one hour per day.” This suggestion comes…

  • Jan 13, 2019