Opinion

STATEMENT: Mayor Pratt says city is working hard to support community during pandemic

This COVID-19 pandemic has forced us all into unprecedented and uncharted situations.…

  • Apr 9, 2020

COLUMN: Economic impact of COVID-19 will be enormous and difficult to estimate

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

  • Apr 9, 2020

From Lock-Down to Whack-a-Mole

By Gwynne Dyer It’s wrong to say that there is no exit…

  • Apr 9, 2020

Hugs and Slugs: Now more than ever

Hugs to the couple that got married on the weekend. Adhering to…

A Humble King and a Suffering God

By Yme Woensdregt The church is in Holy Week this week as…

  • Apr 9, 2020

COMMENTARY: Knowing where COVID-19 cases are does not protect you

Dr. Bonnie Henry explains why B.C. withholds community names

  • Apr 7, 2020
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Farm life: the meaning of a memory

I live in an old hospital. It was built in the late…

COLUMN: The other graph that shows B.C. can beat COVID-19

Is the curve being flattened? data on hospitalizations provides a crucial answer.

B.C. VIEWS: Pandemic shows need for adequate care home staffing

Seniors in B.C. care homes face challenging times

Farm life: the little things that brought me joy in March

In celebration of the little things in life that bring us joy

A Time and Place to Lament

Yme Woensdregt When life hurts, people of faith lament. We give voice…

  • Mar 27, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Small businesses need our help

Just as integral in neighbourhoods in Vancouver and Surrey as they are in Prince George or Kelowna

Nobody Mention Universal Basic Income

Gwynne Dyer When you lock the people down (to save their lives),…

  • Mar 27, 2020

COLUMN: Four reasons to hope that B.C. will win COVID-19 fight

Number of hospitalizations in B.C. remain low as thousands of beds freed up

COLUMN: Borders and water: can Libby Dam’s operations help B.C. residents?

Columnist Eileen Delehanty Pearkes: The border may be closed, but the water is still flowing

  • Mar 25, 2020

The Plague: A few changes to come

Gwynne Dyer They teach you in journalism school never to use the…

Cranbrook and Hong Kong: A Small Tale of Neighbours, Place and Viruses

Bob Jones For work related reasons we’ve lived both in Hong Kong…

  • Mar 25, 2020

An urgent message from the physicians of Cranbrook and Kimberley

The physicians of Cranbrook and Kimberley, and all our healthcare colleagues are…

Letter from the Cranbrook and Kimberley Medical Staff Association

We are here for you. We are your local physicians here in…