Columnists

COLUMN: Slocan Valley environmentalist deserves thanks for tenacity

Marilyn Burgoon stepped in when no one else would to ensure justice in the Lemon Creek fuel spill

B.C. VIEWS: New coronavirus outbreak an important reminder

Walking the line between cautious and alarmist

COLUMN: Governments should modernize their processes, get with the times for 2020

Laura Jones is the chief strategic officer at the Canadian Federation of Independent Business

  • Jan 22, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Few clouds on Horgan’s horizon

Horgan’s biggest challenge in the remainder of his term will be to keep the economy humming along

COLUMN: Exhibit refutes notion of an unruly Columbia River

An exhibit at Oxygen Art Centre re-examines the flooding of Vanport, Oregon in 1948

  • Jan 14, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Finding hope for B.C.’s salmon

Is enough being done to save the iconic species?

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Craig Korth, Nelson, B.C., instrument maker and tool maker
Craig Korth's healing journey
Montreal Canadiens play in Nelson
Kootenay Patricks prepare to play alumni Montreal Canadiens

B.C. VIEWS: Magnetic interest in latest property prices

In recent years, property owners have pored over assessments much more closely

B.C. VIEWS: A toast to civil debate in the new year

Not only is name calling juvenile, it is unproductive

COLUMN: The Nelson Star’s top stories of the 2010s

Greg Nesteroff breaks down a decade of local news

B.C. VIEWS: An unpredictable year ahead

B.C. economy continues to do well generally, with low unemployment rates and good job creation numbers

COLUMN: Shopping locally stimulates the economy

Tom Thomson wants shoppers to remember Nelson businesses during the season

  • Dec 21, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Hunger does not end with the season

Despite innovations in food distribution, the need is still there in B.C. communities

COLUMN: Avoid the online temptation and buy local

Muriel Protzer is a policy analyst with the Canadian Federation of Independent Business

  • Dec 10, 2019

GREG SCOTT: Kootenay Lake’s West Arm freezes over

From the files of the Nelson Daily News

  • Dec 8, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: An engine that hums right along

First Nations are leading a new surge of investment in B.C.

OPINION: Time to change Kootenay Lake ferry terminal conversation

An opinion column by John Betts

  • Dec 6, 2019

COLUMN: Story of Nelson’s first couple largely lost and forgotten

From columnist Eileen Delehanty Pearkes

  • Dec 6, 2019

COLUMN: B.C.’s biggest economic and business stories of 2019

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Dec 2, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Don’t let anger over homelessness get in the way

Frustration in B.C. grows as the problem persists

  • Dec 1, 2019

COLUMN: Sinixt case is key test for B.C.’s implementation of UNDRIP

From writer Graeme Lee Rowlands

  • Nov 30, 2019