Opinion

Global warming, climate change and MAGA

Letter to the Editor from Thorpe Watson PhD, Warfield

  • Jul 17th, 2018

Partisan politics are tiresome and harmful

Letter to the Editor from Ann Remnant, Nelson

  • Jul 17th, 2018

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
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B.C. fans cheer as France wins its second World Cup title
Fire crews work to save eagles in nest as wildfire blazes in Kamloops
Key steps to getting out of credit card debt

Climate change, climate modelling, climate costs

Letter to the Editor from Robin Siddall of Trail

  • Jul 11th, 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

Kootenay West MLA corrects Columbia River Treaty story

Letter to the Editor by Katrine Conroy, MLA for Kootenay West

  • Jul 5th, 2018

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

Another government monopoly, what could go wrong?

EDITORIAL: Maryland journalists killed in pursuit of truth

Five people were gunned down in the Capital Gazette newsroom

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

Editorial: What’s all the fuss about pot?

Don’t worry, be happy about pot legalization

  • Jun 26th, 2018

MP Cannings off-base on carbon issue

Opinion: Never forget that all life on earth as we know it is carbon-based, so let’s not fool with it

  • Jun 26th, 2018

Opinion: Kootenay Columbia district was quick to blame social media

Letter to the Editor: School District’s response to social media post inadequate and concerning

  • Jun 26th, 2018