Columnists

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

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
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Fire crews work to save eagles in nest as wildfire blazes in Kamloops
Key steps to getting out of credit card debt

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

Another government monopoly, what could go wrong?

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

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

Mechanically Speaking by Ron Nutini

  • Jun 28th, 2018

COLUMN: Don’t judge a man by his limbs

One-armed reporter takes up boxing

COLUMN: B.C. mayor takes on Trump

Summerland Mayor Peter Waterman calls statements Trump disturbing

  • Jun 27th, 2018

Yes, we could use a soft drink tax

NDP rejects useful tax advice because it’s not popular

Orphans of our urban drug culture neglected again

Child advocate Bernard Richard leaves B.C. with harsh message

To quote or not to quote is a mechanic’s slippery slope

Mechanically Speaking; by Trail Times Columnist Ron Nutini

  • Jun 16th, 2018

Poverty affects social and emotional well-being

McEwan writes, “It’s no secret that people with low-incomes often struggle to meet basic needs.”

  • Jun 15th, 2018

‘I’d rather be anywhere else’

With cancer treatment set to begin, Chilliwack Progress reporter Jessica Peters has a few words of advice.

Trump’s trade delusion won’t ‘bring the jobs back’ to the U.S.

Gwynne Dyer’s new book is ‘Growing Pains: The Future of Democracy (and Work)’

  • Jun 12th, 2018

Every parent fears the late night knock of a cop

The RCMP doesn’t drive to your house at 1:30 a.m. and take off its hat to tell you you’ve won the 6/49