Columnists

B.C. VIEWS: Setting speed limits in a post-fact political environment

Media prefer ‘speed kills’ narrative, even when it fails to appear

Social media leaves anyone with an opinion vulnerable to scorched-earth attacks

Demonize and dog-pile. If you disagree with me, you are not only wrong, you are evil. The enemy…

  • Nov 15, 2018

Do-it-yourself requires sophisticated tools

“I am all for working on your own vehicle if you relish the challenge …” Nutini writes

  • Nov 15, 2018
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Federal leaders mark Ecole Polytechnique anniversary in House of Commons
Liberals' throne speech pledges to work with opposition MPs
Trudeau explains Trump comments
New greenhouse gas targets not likely until next fall: Wilkinson

B.C. VIEWS: Seniors home worker discrimination finally ending

Health Minister Adrian Dix righting a serious wrong

Funny read from Trail Times ‘Dear Annie’

Dear Annie recalls “The Stranger in My House” by Rose Madeline Mula

  • Nov 10, 2018

World war can strike out of the clear blue sky

Gwynne Dyer writes “ … great wars do not need great causes …”

  • Nov 9, 2018

Wolf: Keeping score is part of life

Fun is always paramount in youth sports - but winning and losing provide valuable lessons

Proposed law could treat serious offenders lightly

If Bill C-75 passes in its present form, criminals of various kinds will almost certainly be heartened and emboldened by the prospect of lighter penalties.

Language can calibrate a nation’s moral compass

Trail resident Louise McEwan is a freelance writer with degrees in English and Theology

  • Nov 7, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Going back to the disco era of labour relations

NDP may remove restrictions on school strikes, union sign-ups

Elections Modernization Act ‘a day late and a dollar short’

Cannings: “This week the House of Commons passed Bill C-76 … “

  • Nov 3, 2018

B.C. dentist fills a need in the world’s poorest countries

What we do gives people hope. It’s a good feeling to help people who have so little”

  • Nov 3, 2018

Clock ticking on Brexit deal

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

  • Nov 1, 2018

Keys not so simple anymore

“As with everything else automotive, computers and electronics have invaded your key.”

  • Nov 1, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: The conquest of rural B.C. nears completion

Chapter three: control MLA selection from party headquarters

GUEST COLUMN: Proportional representation curbs extremist movements

Pioneer of B.C. electoral reform argues for yes vote in referendum

  • Oct 27, 2018

INF Treaty and the idiots sitting on both sides

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

  • Oct 26, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Residents have had enough of catering to squatters

Media myth of homeless victims offends those who know better

GUEST COLUMN: B.C.’s proportional representation vote is dishonest, misleading

Veteran of 2005 Citizens’ Assembly urges rejection of new voting systems

  • Oct 21, 2018

Technology allows vehicles to tackle twisty highways with ease

Mechanically Speaking by Trail Times columnist Ron Nutini

  • Oct 18, 2018