Columnists

COLUMN – Little things make a big difference here

Nelson is a very special to live.

  • Dec 28th, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: John Horgan on housing, child care

Premier faces costly urban issues, including marijuana legalization

COLUMN: The neighbourly season

Donna Macdonald points out the benefit of being neighbourly

  • Dec 18th, 2017
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Glacier Judge's Cup - Nelson, B.C.
2018 Polar Bear Swim
Nichola Lytle and the Children's Healing Experience Project (2)

B.C. VIEWS: 2017 is the year of the B.C. Green Party

Andrew Weaver’s shifting priorities shape politics for 2018

B.C. VIEWS: John Horgan on election reform

NDP joins Greens in bid for proportional representation

Inter-provincial trade and the wine industry

Okanagan-West Kootenay MP Richard Cannings’ column

  • Dec 13th, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: B.C. Liberal battle getting bitter

Front-runners Andrew Wilkinson, Todd Stone target Dianne Watts

Liberal leadership hopeful takes advantage of outside lane

Dianne Watts discusses motivation and priorities

  • Dec 9th, 2017

OPINION: Mandatory full face protection a smart move for hockey

‘I can relate more intimately than most; I lost my eye to a hockey stick in June of 1990’

  • Dec 5th, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: Untold stories of B.C. salmon farms

Indigenous people defend their jobs against constant protests

B.C. VIEWS: One political coalition is plotting to kill another

NDP-Green plan to conquer rural B.C. begins to take shape

COLUMN: The return of shoreline spawners in the West Arm

Columnist Eileen Delehanty Pearkes chronicles a new development in Kootenay Lake

  • Dec 2nd, 2017

COLUMN: Logging in watersheds — Nelson area logging companies weigh in

“We’re small, local, single-site operations. If things go wrong here, we can’t shift to a new location

  • Nov 29th, 2017

COLUMN: Is celebrity gossip your ‘local news’? Ottawa seems to think so

News Media Canada board chair reflects on heritage minister’s response to newspaper closures

  • Nov 29th, 2017

COLUMN: Let’s keep your money circulating in the region

Chamber of Commerce executive director Tom Thomson on buying locally

  • Nov 24th, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: Big money and local elections

Slates discouraged in civic politics, unions get green light

COLUMN: Nelson in November, 1967: the city’s first NHL player and streets closed for sledding

Greg Scott brings us highlights from the Nelson Daily News 50 years ago

  • Nov 25th, 2017

COLUMN: What Dolly Parton knows

Anne DeGrace praises the country music star for her literacy work

  • Nov 25th, 2017