Columnists

COLUMN: Greenhouse gases – what’s all the fuss?

Columnist Greg Utzig explains where the Kootenays’ carbon emissions come from

  • Oct 17th, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: Salmon farm smear campaign sinks

John Horgan, Lana Popham have to face reality now

B.C. VIEWS: Getting past the homeless rhetoric

Politicians treat citizens protecting neighbourhoods as the problem

COLUMN: Summer fishing in the West Kootenay

From fishing columnist Kerry Reed

  • Oct 5th, 2017
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      Kingcome, B.C. experiencing flooding
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      B.C. VIEWS: Fanning fear of fire and flood

      Here’s real evidence for our record wildfire season

      THE LIVING LANDSCAPE: Kootenay Lake fishery — more funds needed for ‘boots in the boat’

      Columnist Eileen Delehanty Pearkes says a lot has been learned lately that could help the fishery.

      • Oct 2nd, 2017

      COLUMN: Wildfire prevention in B.C. is underfunded and needs leadership

      Tim Ryan of the Forest Practices Board describes the problem and some solutions

      • Sep 28th, 2017

      B.C. VIEWS: Politicians loot public treasury

      John Horgan’s sudden reversal puts parties on welfare

      COLUMN: Greg Scott on Nelson in September, 1967: parking shortage and a jail break

      Plus intense forest fires, a lost-and-found box of dynamite, and dueling colleges

      • Sep 22nd, 2017

      COLUMN: Donna Macdonald on how cities should prepare for flooding

      The old methods that no longer work, and some promising alternatives

      • Sep 22nd, 2017

      COLUMN: Nelson’s mayor on the short term rental and cannabis bylaws

      Deb Kozak explains the latest developments

      • Sep 20th, 2017

      B.C. VIEWS: Plucking the golden goose

      B.C. NDP, federal Liberals raise high-earner income tax to 50%

      COLUMN: Kinesis, or the movement forward in Kootenay film

      Weekend event brings film, TV, and video professionals together

      • Sep 17th, 2017

      COLUMN: Global warming? Climate change? Or something else?

      Columnist Greg Utzig on temperature trends across the world and in the Kootenays

      • Sep 16th, 2017

      COLUMN: Nelson in 1917 — a rental crisis and alcohol’s last day

      Greg Scott brings us excerpts from the Nelson Daily News in September, 1917.

      • Sep 15th, 2017

      COLUMN: When the plot thickens in your own backyard

      Anne DeGrace on four local fiction writers who have set their books in Nelson

      • Sep 14th, 2017

      BC VIEWS: Little integrity left to protect

      Darryl Plecas taints an already shabby B.C. political scene