Opinion

Science, Faith, and the Mystery of Life

Yme Woensdregt Theoretical physicist and cosmologist Marcelo Gleiser has been awarded the…

COLUMN: Making the call to cut the cord

Cost of a keeping a landline makes little sense in 2019

  • Mar 27, 2019

COLUMN: Smart phone too powerful a tool to yank from students’ hands

Rather than ban them from schools, let’s teach kids to harness their phone’s power and use it properly

  • Mar 25, 2019
video
Kootenay Arts and Crafts
The Week in review: April 12
The eighth annual McDonald's Wildfire Classic
Much Ado About Nothing

Dying of embarrassment: Asking for a Naloxone kit in a small B.C. town

Naloxone is free for everyone, amid an opioid overdose epidemic killing thousands

COLUMN: Budget 2019 fails to put people and the planet first

Kootenay-Columbia MP Wayne Stetski pans Liberal budget, says little benefit to constituents

  • Mar 24, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: The hijacking of our education system gathers speed

Children taught to strike and shout fringe far-left demands

Hugs and Slugs

Hugs: To Sylvia and also to the nice man who waited for…

‘Earth, where does it hurt?’

Rev. Yme Woensdregt It has been a terrible time for the world…

  • Mar 22, 2019

The Kootenay Ice, the Clock, and Time’s Arrow

It was the dying seconds in the last — the very, very…

COLUMN: Millenials need more government support

Kootenay-Columbia MP Wayne Stetski says millenials are squeezed by high education, housing costs

  • Mar 18, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP’s manufactured farmland crisis dies on the vine

Farmers no longer ‘persons’ to the Agricultural Land Commission

“Not Very Okay At All”

Rev. Yme Woensdregt “Piglet?” said Pooh. “Yes Pooh?” said Piglet. “Do you…

  • Mar 15, 2019

Hugs and Slugs

Hugs: To the employee at Pages Book Emporium who rushed to return…

Letters to the Editor

Twenty Years of the Kootenay Ice As I reflect on the past…

  • Mar 14, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Get up earlier, Americans control your clock too

B.C. must wait for Trump to decide on Daylight Saving Time

COLUMN: Think B.C.’s employer health tax doesn’t affect you? Think again

Richard Truscott with the Canadian Federation of Independent Business talks about the payroll tax

  • Mar 9, 2019

Venezuela: A slow moving crisis

Gwynne Dyer Juan Guaidó returned to Venezuela on Monday after almost two…

  • Mar 8, 2019

I think the cold is making me cranky

It’s not Festivus yet, but allow me to air a couple of…

Lent: A journey to the heart of faith

Yme Woensdregt On Wednesday, the church entered the season of Lent. We…

  • Mar 8, 2019

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1912

March 3 - 9: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Mar 8, 2019