Columnists

COLUMN: Renewable by 2035: ‘Living with respect in creation’

Reverend David Boyd on the Nelson United Church’s goal of 100 per cent renewable energy by 2035….

  • May 27th, 2017

OPINION: Five former NDP MLAs call for Green-NDP cooperation

A letter from Corky Evans, Joan Sawicki, David Zirnhelt, Jim Beattie and Tom Perry.

  • May 26th, 2017

Standing up to staged tent squatters

Communities fight back against ‘travelling circus’ for media

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          COLUMN: The cultural appropriation debate

          “At the Library we continue to stand up for literature, for culture, for the right for voices to be heard…”

          • May 20th, 2017

          COLUMN: Softwood lumber pits Canada against U.S. bullies, hurts economy

          MP Wayne Stetski weighs in on the latest round in the softwood lumber dispute

          • May 19th, 2017

          ELECTION 2017: This is your election on TV

          Campaigns are no time to discuss serious issues

          Nelson in 1917: New telephones!

          Historian Greg Scott’s latest column explores headlines from a century ago

          • May 12th, 2017

          ELECTION 2017: Unstable minority unlikely to last

          Greens’ Andrew Weaver will want to see carbon tax increased

          COLUMN: Nelson council’s plan for downtown is a work in progress

          Councillor Michael Dailly responds to the letter from 52 downtown businesses

          • May 9th, 2017

          Getting ‘big money’ out of B.C. politics

          It’s not as simple as banning corporate, union donations

          Getting ‘big money’ out of B.C. politics

          It’s not as simple as banning corporate, union donations

          Can we get ‘big money’ out of B.C. politics?

          Christy Clark’s money machine, third parties roll on

          COLUMN: Hot enough for you?

          Anne DeGrace celebrates the three local women running in the provincial election

          • May 6th, 2017

          ELECTION 2017: Historic three-way race nears finish

          Michelle Mungall grapples with Kim Charlesworth while Tanya Wall coasts

          ELECTION 2017: Trash talk doesn’t help lumber trade

          Christy Clark, John Horgan trade nonsense allegations on softwood battle

          COLUMN: Will downtown revitalization make Nelson even less affordable?

          Columnist John Paolozzi takes a critical look at city council’s plans to revamp our downtown

          • Apr 26th, 2017

          COLUMN: On recognizing female role models

          It’s more important now than ever to celebrate female accomplishments.

          COLUMN: Don’t stop believin’, hold on to that feeling

          Star reporter Will Johnson got the ensemble experience as part of the Capitol’s Rock of Ages.

          COLUMN: Half an hour with the Nelson Killjoys

          Reporter Will Johnson learned firsthand what it takes to be a derby girl.

          COLUMN: Perfecting my psychedelic poppies, Zaslove-style

          Reporter Will Johnson participated in Rotary’s Corks and Canvas fundraiser this week.