Columnists

B.C. VIEWS: An unpredictable year ahead

B.C. economy continues to do well generally, with low unemployment rates and good job creation numbers

Try some non-traditional wine pairing for holiday feasts

Benjamin Howard is a BC-born Sommelier who recently moved to Trail

  • Dec 20, 2019

Electric vehicles will require maintenance

Ron Nutini is a licensed automotive technician in Trail

  • Dec 19, 2019
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B.C. VIEWS: Hunger does not end with the season

Despite innovations in food distribution, the need is still there in B.C. communities

COLUMN: Avoid the online temptation and buy local

Muriel Protzer is a policy analyst with the Canadian Federation of Independent Business

  • Dec 10, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: An engine that hums right along

First Nations are leading a new surge of investment in B.C.

AI helping technicians diagnose problems

Ron Nutini is a licensed automotive technician in Trail

  • Dec 5, 2019

COLUMN: B.C.’s biggest economic and business stories of 2019

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Dec 2, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Don’t let anger over homelessness get in the way

Frustration in B.C. grows as the problem persists

  • Dec 1, 2019

Trail Memorial Centre, a good reason to celebrate

The quality of the building was a testament to many things Cominco (CMS, locally, at the time).

  • Nov 29, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Regulating fuel prices not a new idea

Fuel prices seem to remain stubbornly high in many places of B.C.

Proper oil, proper levels, propel today’s powerhouse engines

Ron Nutini is a licensed automotive technician in East Trail

  • Nov 21, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Transportation options can be few

Frank Bucholtz is a columnist and former editor with Black Press Media

B.C. VIEWS: Is your community ready for the dementia wave?

Experts warn that the number of people living with dementia could nearly double in the next decade

COLUMN: Priorities in a divided province following 2019 election

Black Press Media columnist Frank Bucholtz on the fallout for B.C.

  • Oct 28, 2019

Be wary of telephone fraudsters

“Do not press any buttons, do not respond at all. Hang up.”

  • Oct 26, 2019

OPINION: Charting a new course out of the overdose crisis in B.C.

Regardless of where you look, the number of deaths from overdoses are staggering

  • Oct 19, 2019

A fond farewell to an old Trail friend

Sports ‘n’ Things by Dave Thompson

  • Oct 18, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Wolf kill, not backcountry bans, saving caribou

B.C.’s largest herds turn the corner from extinction