COLUMN: How should cities prepare for flooding?

Donna Macdonald discusses the old methods that no longer work, and some promising alternatives

  • Sep 22nd, 2017

WWF report highlights caribou’s plight

Letter to the Editor: John Bergenske Conservation Director, Wildsight

  • Sep 22nd, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: Plucking the golden goose

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

Marijuana and Canada in legal limbo

An editorial from the Amherst News

  • Sep 15th, 2017

A tradition of caring for the stranger

Even inflammatory statements may contain a kernel of truth

  • Sep 15th, 2017

Great to visit Trail, but watch your step

Please pick up after your pets, writes a visitor to Trail

  • Sep 13th, 2017
Trudeau on UN speech: Canada must 'walk the talk' on human rights
  • 8 hours ago


Arctic hamlet celebrates 'shipwreck' festival to lure tourists
  • 13 hours ago


Liberal MP heads to L.A. to ward off misinformed asylum seekers


    Slush storm reaches Kootenay Pass


      BC VIEWS: Little integrity left to protect

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

      Indigenous bureaucracy grows again

      B.C. offers stalled development, gambling money

      Former faller says wildfire response mismanaged

      The initial firefighters should be loggers and first responders living in the same area as the fire

      • Sep 2nd, 2017

      Smoke Eater: Looking forward to moving forward

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

      • Sep 1st, 2017

      Speed and weed aren’t helping ICBC

      Readers call for electronic enforcement, car insurance competition

      • Aug 31st, 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

      School dress code an issue for some parents

      Schools have used dress codes to “control” students, author Shauna Pomerantz

      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

      Killing bears, one way or another

      B.C. hunters speak out about grizzly hunt, wildlife management

      • Aug 23rd, 2017

      Grizzly hunt ban aims at cities

      John Horgan’s NDP rushes announcement to raise money