Opinion

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

LETTER: The Wild were once the Wildcats

From reader Bill McDonnell…

  • Sep 28th, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: Politicians loot public treasury

John Horgan’s sudden reversal puts parties on welfare

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        COLUMN: Howdy, neighbour. Could you pass the salt?

        Anne DeGrace on the Nelson Library’s potluck dinners for newcomers

        • Sep 23rd, 2017

        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

        LETTER: Let’s free ourselves of plastic water bottles in Nelson

        From reader Sandra Hartline

        • Sep 15th, 2017

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

        Deb Kozak explains the latest developments

        • Sep 20th, 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

        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: 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

        LETTER: Hospital laundry workers’ last day

        From reader C. Gemzik

        • Sep 14th, 2017

        LETTER: Members of the public put out the Nelson grass fire

        From reader Chris Sturtevant

        • Sep 13th, 2017

        LETTER: Kaslo needs 24/7 medical service

        From reader James Morris

        • Sep 12th, 2017

        BC VIEWS: Little integrity left to protect

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

        COLUMN: Why are the Liberals going after small businesses and doctors?

        MP Wayne Stetski critiques new federal government tax measures

        • Sep 9th, 2017