Opinion

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1909

Week of November 18- 24: Items compiled by Dave Humphrey from the archived newspapers held at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Nov 21, 2018

COLUMN: Higher interest rates will slow B.C. economy after ‘unusually robust’ show

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

  • Nov 20, 2018
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Much Ado About Nothing

At the Cranbrook Public Library

Mike Selby What was so special about ancient Egypt that women could…

  • Nov 19, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Setting speed limits in a post-fact political environment

Media prefer ‘speed kills’ narrative, even when it fails to appear

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1909

For the Week of November 11-17: Items compiled by Dave Humphrey from the archived newspapers held at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

Payment for Sin? Or A New Vision?

Yme Woensdregt In the last couple of weeks, I’ve been writing about…

  • Nov 16, 2018

World O’ Words: Real bearcat! Real donnybrook! Heyrube!

Congratulations to the College of the Rockies Avalanche, Women’s and Men’s squads,…

Social media leaves anyone with an opinion vulnerable to scorched-earth attacks

Demonize and dog-pile. If you disagree with me, you are not only wrong, you are evil. The enemy…

  • Nov 15, 2018

Letters to the Editor: Nov. 14

Ice Supporters Deserve Better Yet another article out of Winnipeg regarding the…

  • Nov 14, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Seniors home worker discrimination finally ending

Health Minister Adrian Dix righting a serious wrong

Woensdregt: On Justice and Forgiveness

Yme Woensdregt Last week I wrote that the gospel was not about…

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1909

Week of November 4 - 10: Items compiled by Dave Humphrey from the archived newspapers held at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Nov 10, 2018

Wolf: Keeping score is part of life

Fun is always paramount in youth sports - but winning and losing provide valuable lessons

A message from the midterms? Not really

I know, I know. This is Canada and I should be concerned…

Proposed law could treat serious offenders lightly

If Bill C-75 passes in its present form, criminals of various kinds will almost certainly be heartened and emboldened by the prospect of lighter penalties.

B.C. VIEWS: Going back to the disco era of labour relations

NDP may remove restrictions on school strikes, union sign-ups

Woensdregt: What is the Gospel? [Hint: It’s not what you think]

Rev. Yme Woensdregt What is the Gospel? Well, it depends on who…

  • Nov 2, 2018

The times, they are a-changing

The news is just too depressing these days to even try to…