Columnists

COLUMN: How will the Greens stay independent?

Kim Charlesworth was the Green Party candidate for Nelson-Creston in the recent election

  • Jul 21st, 2017

LOCAL GOVERNMENT MATTERS: Building kindness as part of our infrastructure

Columnist Donna Macdonald on the rise in threats and intimidation against municipal politicians

  • Jul 20th, 2017

Hype doesn’t help forest fire efforts

Andrew Weaver’s climate change claim doesn’t match reality

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No phones allowed in this classroom
Glacier Judge's Cup - Nelson, B.C.
2018 Polar Bear Swim
Nichola Lytle and the Children's Healing Experience Project (2)

Hype doesn’t help forest fire efforts

Andrew Weaver’s climate change claim doesn’t match reality

COLUMN: Learning about climate reality with Al Gore

An op-ed column from Laura Sacks of the Citizens’ Climate Lobby

  • Jul 14th, 2017

The conquest of rural B.C.

Urban environmentalists have occupied the NDP

Skunk stats (and how to unstink your dog)

WildSafe BC’s Dave White talks skunks

  • Jul 9th, 2017

B.C.’s big money battle isn’t over yet

John Horgan, Christy Clark posture on poltical donations

COLUMN: Take a walk on the wild side

Library columnist Anne DeGrace on a new Nelson library program for youth.

  • Jul 2nd, 2017

Festival Tales: From both sides now

Anne DeGrace on creativity at the Elephant Mountain Literary Festival.

  • Jul 1st, 2017

COLUMN: June is Bustin’ Out

There will never be another June Stockdale

  • Jun 28th, 2017

All parties throwing your billions around

Christy Clark promises to match NDP, Greens spending spree

EMLF opening gala to toast authors

Raise a glass to next month’s Elephant Mountain Literary Festival authors

  • Jun 24th, 2017

Skookum bucks for B.C. Liberals

Wait until you see Christy Clark’s next money move

Site C dam delay would be disaster for John Horgan’s NDP

Putting off Peace River diversion would cost $630 million

Site C dam delay would be disaster for John Horgan’s NDP

Putting off Peace River diversion would cost $630 million

Plot thickens at Victoria castle

Shades of Downton Abbey in fall of Christy Clark government

Culture clash key to B.C. minority talks

Green leader Andrew Weaver compromised to get deal with NDP

Yes, Christy Clark won the election

Even without Greens’ support, B.C. Liberals will attempt to govern

COLUMN: Renewable by 2035: ‘Living with respect in creation’

Reverend David Boyd on the Nelson United Church’s goal of 100 per cent renewable energy by 2035….

  • May 27th, 2017