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B.C. VIEWS: Plucking the golden goose

B.C. NDP, federal Liberals raise high-earner income tax to 50%

A tradition of caring for the stranger

Even inflammatory statements may contain a kernel of truth

  • Sep 15th, 2017

Marijuana and Canada in legal limbo

An editorial from the Amherst News

  • Sep 15th, 2017

BC VIEWS: Little integrity left to protect

Darryl Plecas taints an already shabby B.C. political scene

Peter Pan author gave Thrums its name

J.M. Barrie’s fictional Scottish town became a real place in West Kootenay

  • Sep 8th, 2017

Indigenous bureaucracy grows again

B.C. offers stalled development, gambling money

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Slush storm reaches Kootenay Pass
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Vancouver urban farm combines agriculture with social goals
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Event showcases aboriginal achievements

     

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      Smoke Eater: Looking forward to moving forward

      Only one week until the New Era begins, writes columnist Dave Thompson

      • Sep 1st, 2017

      B.C’s highway rest areas are a disgrace

      I’ve got a job that should be top priority for our new Highways minister

      No easy answers in ICBC mess

      David Eby blames problems that have already been fixed

      No easy answers in ICBC mess

      David Eby blames problems that have already been fixed

      The huckleberry conundrum

      Lorne Eckersley, publisher of the Creston Valley Advance, weighs in on commerical picking

      • Aug 26th, 2017

      Taghum means six, but six what?

      Placenames:The name of this Kootenay River community comes from Chinook Jargon

      • Aug 26th, 2017

      COLUMN: Managing community complexity

      The crucial role of the city manager is well-described in a new book

      • Aug 26th, 2017

      Grizzly hunt ban aims at cities

      John Horgan’s NDP rushes announcement to raise money

      OPINION: Battle against intolerance will be fought in history classrooms

      A complete accounting of the past – not platitudes – is our best weapon against racist mistruths

      PLACE NAMES: Taghum

      The name of this Kootenay River community comes from Chinook Jargon.

      • Aug 18th, 2017

      Junior team adopts full-face protection

      Three weeks or so until game one for Trail Smoke Eaters

      • Aug 18th, 2017

      Is Donald Trump employing old Reagan gambit?

      Gwynne Dyer is an independent journalist

      • Aug 15th, 2017

      Notes from the forest fire zone

      Tom Fletcher reflects on his vacation observations

      • Aug 15th, 2017

      BC VIEWS: Notes from the forest fire zone

      Media hype aside, this is not the worst fire season ever