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A moment’s distraction, a lifetime of pain

Distracted driving leaves much collateral damage in its wake

Column: The problems of urban deer in B.C.

Many cities in British Columbia have been dealing with an infestation of a certain mammal.

  • Mar 29, 2018

John White: We need more than a bandage for this wound

It does nothing to address the lack of actual ambulances in the West Kootenay.

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B.C. VIEWS: Premier John Horgan sees the light on LNG tax incentives

B.C.’s latest climate targets impossible, but that’s nothing new

Review of the Auditor-Generals’ report of environmental regulatory framework

It was only three years ago that the Imperial Metals Corporation tailings dam failed.

  • Mar 22, 2018

COLUMN: Seven months and counting!

It’s time for candidates to Google search

  • Mar 21, 2018

COLUMN: Don’t judge a book by its cover

Be a part of the Human Library

  • Mar 21, 2018

COLUMN: Driving here is a breeze

But recent traffic stats indicate otherwise

B.C. VIEWS: Speculation tax, cabin tax or asset tax?

Targeting empty homes seems confused and ineffective

COLUMN: Why fans should continue watching the Canucks

After a tough season, Vancouver fans have promise for remaining 11 games

COLUMN: Uplifting campaign to protect wildlife habitat

Heart-warming signals for Nelson newcomer

  • Mar 15, 2018

COLUMN: Fish are more active as weather warms up

The March fishing report

  • Mar 14, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: These are taxing times for our new NDP government

Businesses, non-profits, local governments are feeling the pinch of payroll tax

COLUMN: Rebel women rock

Opening doors is an ongoing journey

  • Mar 9, 2018

COLUMN: Climate disruption could ruin your holiday

Stark reminder during a trip to New Zealand

  • Mar 7, 2018

COLUMN: Taxes keep going up, but service hasn’t followed

Expensive trend should concern us all, says chamber official

  • Mar 6, 2018

COLUMN: What’s a city council job worth?

Former city councillor Donna Macdonald weighs in on what local politicians are paid

  • Mar 4, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Protest industry prepares for war against Alberta oil

Leaked document describes ‘swarm’ and ‘hive’ anti-pipeline strategy

COLUMN: A budget that works for the Kootenays

Nelson-Creston MLA Michelle Mungall writes about the latest provincial budget

  • Feb 28, 2018

COLUMN: The lingering effects of bullying

Someone had reached out to make amends for what had happened