Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: Transportation options can be few

Frank Bucholtz is a columnist and former editor with Black Press Media

The importance of personal memory on Remembrance Day

‘Our interdisciplinary research leads us to explore how memory can provide a powerful tool’

  • Nov 9, 2019

Bad ideas about God are dangerous

Yme Woensdregt I was reading an interview recently with Richard Topping, Principal…

  • Nov 8, 2019
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Goose Families of Idlewild Park
200 metres of Joseph Creek in Cranbrook
Trudeau on U.S. unrest: 'Racism is real'
Additional $650M pledged in COVID-19 aid for Indigenous communities

Not a German Europe; a European Germany

The fall of the Berlin Wall created the opportunity for positive change, but making it happen took clear thinking and hard political work

  • Nov 8, 2019

Cranbrook to Miss Out on Historic Transit of Mercury

A once in a generation astronomical event is happening Monday. How can Cranbrook observe it?

  • Nov 7, 2019

The argument for Alberta independence in 1911

Alwyn Bramley-Moore, the first advocate for Alberta independence

B.C. VIEWS: Is your community ready for the dementia wave?

Experts warn that the number of people living with dementia could nearly double in the next decade

The evolution of Cranbrook’s deer herd

To see a deer in town 15 years ago was rare; now, a cull issue is at the forefront of public discourse

COLUMN: Until we meet again

Outgoing Kootenay-Columbia MP Wayne Stetski reflects on his parliamentary tenure

  • Oct 30, 2019

COLUMN: Priorities in a divided province following 2019 election

Black Press Media columnist Frank Bucholtz on the fallout for B.C.

  • Oct 28, 2019

Hugs and Slugs

Hugs: Once again to Stewart Wilson for the beautiful picture of the…

  • Oct 26, 2019

The Cure for Flygskam

Gwynne Dyer Qantas, the Australian airline, has just test-flown the world’s longest…

Welcome to the Age of Minority

Election 2019 is over. Thankfully. And for the last time, we will…

The Womb of Compassion

Yme Woensdregt I love to find out about words. Where do they…

  • Oct 25, 2019

Morrison latest in a long line of MPS (including Parker and Graham)

Congratulations to Rob Morrison on his election victory Monday, Oct. 21, in…

LETTER: Middle class better off with Trudeau’s child benefit boost

It’s a transfer, not a tax cut, but it helps families get ahead

  • Oct 21, 2019

LETTER: On the future of salmon farming in B.C.

Ecologists have been sounding the alarm for decades

  • Oct 20, 2019

OPINION: Charting a new course out of the overdose crisis in B.C.

Regardless of where you look, the number of deaths from overdoses are staggering

  • Oct 19, 2019

While waiting for election results, let’s talk curling

Well, I was wrong last week and I happily eat my words.…