Opinion

Learning he was homeless, I invited him for coffee and Linda’s cookies.

Unpacking the realities of addiction

  • Jul 20th, 2018

LETTER: Andrew Scheer may be most underrated political leader in Western world

Former MP John Weston writes about an evening he hosted with the federal Conservative leader

  • Jul 16th, 2018

Government must get involved to fill Greyhound void, says MP

“The federal government has a role to play as well, especially in terms of interprovincial routes.”

  • Jul 20th, 2018
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Scheer pushes Trudeau to re-start Energy East pipeline talks
'Sesame Street' wants to clarify: Bert and Ernie aren't gay
Messages of hope, encouragement line bars of B.C. bridge
B.C. RCMP turn to Const. Scarecrow to shock speeders into slowing down

Global warming, climate change and MAGA

Letter to the Editor from Thorpe Watson PhD, Warfield

  • Jul 17th, 2018

Partisan politics are tiresome and harmful

Letter to the Editor from Ann Remnant, Nelson

  • Jul 17th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Making private health care illegal again

Adrian Dix battles to maintain Cuba-style medical monopoly

Kokanee Summit and Justin Trudeau: A story goes nowhere

Eckersley writes, “Early this year … I got a peculiar phone call from another news media reporter.”

McEwan’s summer reading suggestions

Trail Times Columnist Louise McEwan says, “Time to pick up a book and escape. Happy summer reading!”

  • Jul 13th, 2018

Brexit: A chance reason will prevail

Dyer: Long struggle over Britain’s relationship with the European Union reached turning point

  • Jul 12th, 2018

Climate change, climate modelling, climate costs

Letter to the Editor from Robin Siddall of Trail

  • Jul 11th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Do we need another layer of green government oversight?

Foresters, engineers may not be trusted to act ethically

Train ride highlights Canada’s size and national economy

MP Richard Cannings reflects on train ride home to B.C. from Ottawa

  • Jul 6th, 2018

Kootenay West MLA corrects Columbia River Treaty story

Letter to the Editor by Katrine Conroy, MLA for Kootenay West

  • Jul 5th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Cannabis Day celebration put off until October

Another government monopoly, what could go wrong?

EDITORIAL: Maryland journalists killed in pursuit of truth

Five people were gunned down in the Capital Gazette newsroom

Pardons should be next step in marijuana legalization

Questions or comments should be forwarded to richard.cannings@parl.gc.ca.

  • Jun 29th, 2018

Mexico’s election will shake up the country’s elites as well as Washington

Dyer: “We already know who is going to be the president of Mexico for the next six years.”

  • Jun 29th, 2018

COLUMN: Don’t judge a man by his limbs

One-armed reporter takes up boxing

Foreshadowing isn’t a crystal ball but it can be valuable

Mechanically Speaking by Ron Nutini

  • Jun 28th, 2018

COLUMN: B.C. mayor takes on Trump

Summerland Mayor Peter Waterman calls statements Trump disturbing

  • Jun 27th, 2018