Opinion

Brexit: Boris Johnson makes his move

Gwynne Dyer Shock! Horror! Johnson prorogues Parliament! End of democracy in Britain!…

  • Aug 30, 2019

It Happened This Week in 1912

Aug. 25 - 31: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Aug 29, 2019

COLUMN: ICBC is not just broke, it’s broken

Richard Truscott is B.C. and Alberta vice-president at Canadian Federation of Independent Business

  • Aug 28, 2019
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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

Letter to the Editor: Making maternity benfits tax-free

Kootenay-Columbia Conservative candidate pitches maternity benefits plan

  • Aug 25, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Pipelines set to roll as federal politicians posture

Projects to drive B.C., Canadian economy in years ahead

A vision and a dream

Rev. Yme Woensdregt Next week will mark a couple of notable anniversaries.…

  • Aug 23, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Log exports and my other errors so far in 2019

Plastic bags, legislature overspending turn out differently

Liberal ducks not in row yet

The polls are tightening and declared candidates for MP in the coming…

Hugs and Slugs

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  • Aug 14, 2019

LETTERS: B.C. Views column downplays urgency of climate change

‘Tom Fletcher should propose real solutions to climate crisis’

  • Aug 13, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Sawmill struggles as NDP boosts northwest log exports

Skeena Sawmills comeback threatened by B.C. government

OPINION: Why do we keep having debates about video-game violence?

The presence of video games in the online habits of perpetrators is one relevant piece of information

  • Aug 10, 2019

Booknotes: The astonishing story of Jimmie Peever

Mike Selby It was the summer of 1926 when a dozen or…

  • Aug 9, 2019

How to Get to Heaven?

Rev. Yme Woensdregt An old joke tells of an evangelist who was…

  • Aug 9, 2019

No, you do not need an automatic rifle

Why does anyone need to own a rifle that is capable of…

OPINION: Why is the B.C. NDP government abandoning pensioners?

Michael Powell is the president of the Canadian Federation of Pensioners

  • Aug 8, 2019

Jarndyce and Jarndyce and Jumbo

What’s the difference between the Jumbo Resort legal morass and Charles Dickens’ famous fictional case?

COLUMN: Business owners hand B.C. government another dismal grade, CFIB says

CFIB wants policy makers to take three simple steps in order to improve their grade

  • Aug 6, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Politicians grasp at straws, avoid climate policy reality

It doesn’t matter what parties offer in the fall Canadian election

Gwynne Dyer: Hong Kong — Purely Symbolic

Gwynne Dyer The anti-government demonstrations in Hong Kong are now eight weeks…

  • Aug 2, 2019