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
Captive breeding programs release hope for endangered species
85-year-old, lifting since 1950, on track to cinch weightlifting championship
Dashcams praised as protection while driving
Leave them alone: Vancouver Aquarium issues warning after several seal pups 'disturbed'

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?