Opinion

Naming Smokies mascot, a worthwhile enterprise

It may seem trivial, but naming the new Smokie mascot is an important task.

PLACE NAMES: Summit City and Summit Lake

William Haywood had great plans for his townsite near Eholt. They didn’t pan out.

  • Jul 21st, 2017

Hype doesn’t help forest fire efforts

Andrew Weaver’s climate change claim doesn’t match reality

Building kindness as part of our infrastructure

Columnist Donna Macdonald on the rise in threats and intimidation against municipal politicians

  • Jul 20th, 2017

LOCAL GOVERNMENT MATTERS: Building kindness as part of our infrastructure

Columnist Donna Macdonald on the rise in threats and intimidation against municipal politicians

  • Jul 20th, 2017

Hype doesn’t help forest fire efforts

Andrew Weaver’s climate change claim doesn’t match reality

video
Bear in pool
  • 159 views

 

Police rule 13-year-old’s death a homicide, investigation continues
  • 13 hours ago
  • 84 views

 

UNDER EVACUATION: Leaving the fate of Williams Lake in Mother Nature's hands
  • 147 views

 

Rain hits Williams Lake
  • 822 views

 

The conquest of rural B.C.

Urban environmentalists have occupied the NDP

B.C.’s big money battle isn’t over yet

John Horgan, Christy Clark posture on poltical donations

All parties throwing your billions around

Christy Clark promises to match NDP, Greens spending spree

COLUMN: Bad behaviour in B.C. city halls is a growing problem

Former councillor Donna Macdonald writes about personality clashes

  • Jun 12th, 2017

Site C dam delay would be disaster for John Horgan’s NDP

Putting off Peace River diversion would cost $630 million

Site C dam delay would be disaster for John Horgan’s NDP

Putting off Peace River diversion would cost $630 million

PLACE NAMES: Slocan Park, West Slocan, Slocan Valley

Multiple names were applied to what we now call Slocan Park and Passmore.

  • Jun 9th, 2017

When in Rome

Trail Times Columnist Louise McEwan is a freelance writer with degrees in English and Theology.

  • Jun 9th, 2017

Is the robot takeover underway?

But cheer up. We won’t really have robot priests.

  • Jun 9th, 2017

Going from 10-speed bicycles to 10-speed vehicles

Ron Nutini is a Trail licensed automotive technician and graduate of mechanical engineering from UBC

  • Jun 8th, 2017

Slow down at Webster School crosswalk

Mary Treloar asks drivers to slow down at Webster Street crosswalk.

  • Jun 8th, 2017

Plot thickens at Victoria castle

Shades of Downton Abbey in fall of Christy Clark government

Slocan townsite founded by Tom, Dick and Harry

A series on West Kootenay/Boundary place names.

  • Jun 2nd, 2017

Time can make a big difference

” … Life for the Smoke Eaters fans seems to be getting better by the second,” Thompson writes.