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Column: Let’s get bear aware in the Kootenays

Black bears are a pretty common sight around town.

  • Apr 19th, 2018

In today’s vehicles, it’s all in the packaging

Mechanically Speaking by Ron Nutini

  • Apr 19th, 2018

World Reporting Cooperation fights tax evasion

Tax Tips & Pits: Why should Canadians pay attention?

  • Apr 18th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Pipeline theatre on TV and in court

John Horgan doesn’t have a hope on Trans Mountain, and he knows it

Who pays for journalism? One way or another — you

Tim Shoults of Aberdeen Publishing writes about Ed Greenspon’s report on the Canadian media industry

  • Apr 13th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Plastic garbage in, garbage out

Why bag bans may actually make things worse

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Whistler to open Canada's first pod hotel
Ontario teen at Royal Wedding
Activists confront Trudeau with 'Crudeau Oil' signs, banners
NDP gives Liberal budget 'failing grade' on gender equality

How far can the CRA arm reach?

Question: how far can the arm of Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) actually reach? Answer: far!

  • Apr 4th, 2018

People of faith, like Pope Francis, struggle with the concept of Hell

Dyer: “The Pope did not say there is no Heaven … However, the Pope did say there is no Hell.”

  • Apr 3rd, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: More NDP myths to be shattered

Ferries aren’t highways, and other political realities that bite

A moment’s distraction, a lifetime of pain

Distracted driving leaves much collateral damage in its wake

John White: We need more than a bandage for this wound

It does nothing to address the lack of actual ambulances in the West Kootenay.

Treasures can often be found through stillness

McEwan; “In stillness, we discover treasure worth seeking.”

  • Mar 29th, 2018

Data breach tsunami heads for Liberals

CIMS … has been overtaken by something … a moonish, bland face: Christopher Wylie.

  • Mar 28th, 2018

New CRA rules and rates: April Fools, not

Clarke, “That’s right, CRA is also raising the pain … on April 1st no less.”

  • Mar 27th, 2018

Why bother with election charades?

Vladimir Putin, the Russian dictator, got himself ‘re-elected’ to his fourth six-year term …

  • Mar 27th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Premier John Horgan sees the light on LNG tax incentives

B.C.’s latest climate targets impossible, but that’s nothing new

Officials level the ice surface in Trail

Good time at the old barn this week. Disappointment, exhilaration.

When to change oil?

“Don’t just rely on Oil Life Monitor,” advises Ron Nutini

  • Mar 22nd, 2018

Self-driving vehicles are going to kill jobs not humans

Dyer: There are always some casualties when a new form of transportation comes along …

  • Mar 22nd, 2018

Seven months and counting!

It’s time for candidates to Google search

  • Mar 21st, 2018