Opinion

COLUMN: Libraries obsolete? Not a chance

Columnist Donna Macdonald says there is more than meets the eye in the library

  • Apr 19th, 2017

LETTER: Lake of the Hanging Glacier

From reader Rowena Eloise

  • Apr 23rd, 2017

LETTER: Candidates, how would you reform the court system?

From reader Gerry Sobie

  • Apr 22nd, 2017

LETTER: An alternative vision of World War II

From reader Rod Retzlaff

  • Apr 22nd, 2017

LETTER: Liberals and NDP continue deceptive fundraising

From reader Lisa Bramson....

  • Apr 15th, 2017
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LETTER: Let’s have local control of our Kootenay forests

From reader Dick Murphy...

  • Apr 14th, 2017

LETTER: Nelson solar garden buyers get no sympathy from me

From reader Norm Yanke....

  • Apr 14th, 2017

LETTER: Against celebrating Vimy Ridge

I am weary of the way Canadians allow Remembrance Day to be used.

  • Apr 13th, 2017

LETTER: Balfour water: winning the lottery, refusing the prize

Reader Hayward Kirsh is concerned about the recent decision to scrap a funding plan for Balfour's water system.

COLUMN: A story of friendship

Mayor Deb Kozak reflects on her recent trip to Japan.

BC Green Party policy still in daycare

Extending kindergarten to four- and three-year-olds, free child care, paying parents to stay home adds up to a fantasy

  • Apr 11th, 2017

LETTER: Cody Caves under threat from proposed logging

"It is a choice between short term and long term benefits."

  • Apr 8th, 2017

LETTER: A mess at Kokanee Creek

From readers Gusti Callis, Lisa Bramson, and Terry Lowery....

  • Apr 7th, 2017

LETTER: RDCK directors expected to take on provincial and federal tasks

From RDCK director Aimee Watson....

  • Apr 5th, 2017

BC VIEWS: Forest policies need to add up

Log exports to China have surged along with lumber sales, which are far more valuable and keep sawmills going

  • Apr 4th, 2017

LETTER: Stats on gun deaths faulty?

Richard Green takes issue with attention paid to a recent report.

LETTER: NDP proposed action on U.S. softwood a serious mistake

Jim Abbott asks the NDP to reconsider its softwood lumber stance.

LETTER: Perry Ridge water in a global context

From Marilyn Burgoon of the Perry Ridge Water Users Association...

  • Mar 29th, 2017

LETTER: Nelson area recycling system is ungainly

From reader Heather Myers...

  • Mar 29th, 2017