Opinion

COLUMN: Doukhobors faced divisions and reconciliation

Kalyeena Makortoff writes about her grandfather’s place in Doukhobor history

  • Apr 29, 2019

Hugs & Slugs

Hugs: To our photographers Stewart Wilson and Gary Billmark for the pictures…

  • Apr 28, 2019

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1912

April 21 - 27: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

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Cranbrook gets third disc golf course at Idlewild Park
House fire in Cranbrook
The Cranbrook Bandits alumni win at annual tournament

A funeral in Ireland

Gwynne Dyer Yesterday (Wednesday, April 24) the Taoiseach (prime minister) of the…

  • Apr 25, 2019

COLUMN: Serving the constituents of Kootenay-Columbia

MP Wayne Stetski describes his role locally, regionally and in the House of Commons

B.C. VIEWS: NDP’s lawyer show is turning into a horror movie

Court actions pile up over pipelines, car insurance, care aides

Building a better learning environment for B.C. students

Minister’s message for Education Week, April 23-27

  • Apr 20, 2019

Hugs & Slugs

Slugs: Huge Slugs to the rude, abusive elderly couple at the Superstore…

COLUMN: On National Day of Action, expert says overdose crisis is not about pain

There were 1,486 illicit drug overdose deaths last year in British Columbia

LETTER: B.C.’s speculation tax is a wealth tax when it comes to second properties

Ingrid Rice is a cartoonist who lives in North Vancouver

  • Apr 15, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Community care workers next on NDP’s union checklist

Premier John Horgan blusters, deflects, then spills the beans

Should I say ‘disabled person’ or ‘person with a disability’??

Disability is a sensitive topic, and fear of saying the wrong thing stops some from saying anything at all

Hugs and Slugs

Slugs: To the little white truck that turned off Baker Street and…

It happened this week in Cranbrook:1912

April 7-13: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre & Archives

  • Apr 11, 2019

World O’ Words: Orchids and Dandelions

Extensive, groundbreaking research shows there are two personality types in children

B.C. VIEWS: David Suzuki has become the Don Cherry of TV science

Campaign against B.C. natural gas followed Alberta oil attack

OPINION: BC NDP has ‘change of heart’ on LNG

Shuswap MLA Greg Kyllo stunned by turnaround on issue by B.C. government

B.C. VIEWS: Hippie pseudoscience leaks into our NDP government

Energy minister clings to urban myths about gas drilling

When did socialism become a bad word?

There’s a new buzzword in politics these days. Well, actually it’s an…

Ten Rules for Life: The wisdom of Jean Vanier

Rev. Yme Woensdregt Last September, Jean Vanier turned 90. Vanier is the…

  • Apr 5, 2019