Columnists

OPINION: Battle against intolerance will be fought in history classrooms

A complete accounting of the past – not platitudes – is our best weapon against racist mistruths

Climate change and West Kootenay wildfires

How does this summer of wildfires relate to climate change? Here’s what the science says.

  • Aug 17th, 2017

BC VIEWS: Notes from the forest fire zone

Media hype aside, this is not the worst fire season ever

COLUMN: The Kootenay Lake fishery and why the kokanee are cranky

How power dams and pollution changed the Kootenay Lake fishery

  • Aug 12th, 2017

COLUMN: local mills decline federal softwood lumber support

From Kootenay Columbia MP Wayne Stetski

  • Aug 7th, 2017

COLUMN: ‘Have a word with yourself’

From Councillor Robin Cherbo…

  • Jul 27th, 2017
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          COLUMN: Librarians support wildfire evacuees

          Anne DeGrace on storytime in the Prince George and Kamloops evacuation centres

          • Jul 26th, 2017

          B.C. unions, protesters move up

          John Horgan government pleases labour, environmentalists

          COLUMN: Renewable by 2035: ‘We will succeed with God’s help’

          Julia Roberts of St Saviours’ church in Nelson on its quest to become carbon neutral

          • Jul 23rd, 2017

          COLUMN: How will the Greens stay independent?

          Kim Charlesworth was the Green Party candidate for Nelson-Creston in the recent election

          • Jul 21st, 2017

          LOCAL GOVERNMENT MATTERS: Building kindness as part of our infrastructure

          Columnist Donna Macdonald on the rise in threats and intimidation against municipal politicians

          • Jul 20th, 2017

          Hype doesn’t help forest fire efforts

          Andrew Weaver’s climate change claim doesn’t match reality

          Hype doesn’t help forest fire efforts

          Andrew Weaver’s climate change claim doesn’t match reality

          COLUMN: Learning about climate reality with Al Gore

          An op-ed column from Laura Sacks of the Citizens’ Climate Lobby

          • Jul 14th, 2017

          The conquest of rural B.C.

          Urban environmentalists have occupied the NDP

          Skunk stats (and how to unstink your dog)

          WildSafe BC’s Dave White talks skunks

          • Jul 9th, 2017

          B.C.’s big money battle isn’t over yet

          John Horgan, Christy Clark posture on poltical donations

          COLUMN: Take a walk on the wild side

          Library columnist Anne DeGrace on a new Nelson library program for youth.

          • Jul 2nd, 2017

          Festival Tales: From both sides now

          Anne DeGrace on creativity at the Elephant Mountain Literary Festival.

          • Jul 1st, 2017

          COLUMN: June is Bustin’ Out

          There will never be another June Stockdale

          • Jun 28th, 2017