Opinion

COLUMN: Governments should modernize their processes, get with the times for 2020

Laura Jones is the chief strategic officer at the Canadian Federation of Independent Business

  • Jan 22, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Few clouds on Horgan’s horizon

Horgan’s biggest challenge in the remainder of his term will be to keep the economy humming along

Gratitude, even at Minus 20

Enhance enjoyment of God by expressing it in words and acts and emotions.

  • Jan 17, 2020

It’s 2020, a year for Hugs & Slugs

Hugs: Huge hugs to the people on my kids’ paper routes, 100-300…

  • Jan 17, 2020

Work wanted: Good at duking

My goodness, the sturm, the drang, the accusations, the gnashing of teeth,…

‘Collateral damage’ in the skies

One of the main causes of death for airline passengers in recent…

  • Jan 17, 2020
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LETTER: Old enough to know what’s been lost in B.C. salmon

Stephen Hume writes about the lack of discussion on the province’s dwindling salmon population

  • Jan 16, 2020

Letters to the Editor

In gratitude I would like to thank all who supported me in…

  • Jan 16, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Finding hope for B.C.’s salmon

Is enough being done to save the iconic species?

Cranbrook’s most important stories of 2019

Pictured above: Kids got the chance to hang out with their WHL…

  • Jan 10, 2020

COLUMN: Something fishy about B.C.’s ever-punctual New Year’s babies

Long odds that babies would be delivered so regularly within first minutes of midnight on Jan. 1

B.C. VIEWS: Magnetic interest in latest property prices

In recent years, property owners have pored over assessments much more closely

Gwynne Dyer: Georgette Mosbacher’s History Lesson

Pictured above, left: Georgette Mosbacher, the US ambassador to Poland. Right: Molotov…

  • Jan 3, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: A toast to civil debate in the new year

Not only is name calling juvenile, it is unproductive

B.C. VIEWS: An unpredictable year ahead

B.C. economy continues to do well generally, with low unemployment rates and good job creation numbers

How youth protests shaped the discussion on climate change

Climate strikes are an example of youth becoming politicized and rejecting adult inaction

BookNotes: The un-American and communistical Robin Hood

Mike Selby Robin Hood has had many enemies over the centuries. He…

B.C. VIEWS: Hunger does not end with the season

Despite innovations in food distribution, the need is still there in B.C. communities

DNA tests make fun holiday gifts, but beware of the hype

Whether interested in your health or your ancestors, it is important to understand how these tests work

‘Tis the Season for Hugs & Slugs

Hugs: To Rotary, Colombo Lodge, Rick’s Fine Meats, Lee Pratt & Council,…