The name of this Kootenay River community comes from Chinook Jargon.

  • Aug 18, 2017

Junior team adopts full-face protection

Three weeks or so until game one for Trail Smoke Eaters

  • Aug 18, 2017

Canada must take firm stance at NAFTA table

Take a firm stand at NAFTA table … No deal is better than a bad deal.

  • Aug 16, 2017
Close call caught on camera in Vancouver
Parliament Hill 4-20 organizers prep for crowd, protest
Mueller probed 10 potential acts of obstruction
Vigil held in Penticton for the four community members slain in Monday shootings

Notley leading Alberta to deficit disaster

Editorial: What we can control is how we respond to challenges

  • Aug 16, 2017

Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

Making the lyrics more inclusive does not reject tradition, but respects it

Taking a bite of the notion that food is medicine

Editorial, Dylan MacKay PhD

  • Aug 15, 2017

Is Donald Trump employing old Reagan gambit?

Gwynne Dyer is an independent journalist

  • Aug 15, 2017

Notes from the forest fire zone

Tom Fletcher reflects on his vacation observations

  • Aug 15, 2017

Barring the gates is no long-term solution for our parks

Canada’s national parks are having a big year. It’s both a blessing and a curse.

  • Aug 11, 2017


The Trail neighbourhood of Tadanac was once a separate municipality, with its own reeve and council.

  • Aug 11, 2017

Will Trudeau finally pay a price for his arrogance?

Arrogance is what gets us beaten in elections, Kinsella writes

  • Aug 9, 2017

PLACE NAMES: Syringa Creek

David Loughnan and Russell Rose named the site where they camped on Lower Arrow Lake in 1903.

  • Aug 4, 2017

Pricing carbon is about more than getting people to drive less

To do better, energy economics need to change, says Lajoie-O’Malley

  • Aug 3, 2017

Which Canadians stand to benefit from an expanded CPP?

Columnist Robert L. Brown delves into who benefits from an expanded CPP.

  • Jul 27, 2017

City can lead the way in solving parking puzzle

Parking spots should be sold in seldom used corners of downtown.

  • Jul 27, 2017

When in Rome

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

  • Jun 9, 2017

Is the robot takeover underway?

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

  • Jun 9, 2017

Time can make a big difference

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

Islamist terrorism: Who is to blame for the constant bloodshed?

After every major terrorist attack begins the debate, “Who is really to blame?”

  • Jun 1, 2017

Editorial: Smoking bylaw about common sense

Is it such a big deal that the City of Trail has joined countless other communities in banning smoking in public spaces?