Opinion

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

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

Deb Kozak explains the latest developments

  • Sep 20th, 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

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

From reader Sandra Hartline

  • Sep 15th, 2017
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          COLUMN: Global warming? Climate change? Or something else?

          Columnist Greg Utzig on temperature trends across the world and in the Kootenays

          • Sep 16th, 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

          COLUMN: Dealing with wildlife (especially Nelson geese) is complicated

          From Nelson city councillor Robin Cherbo

          • Sep 8th, 2017

          LETTER: Tiny home critic too negative

          From reader Bob Malcolmson

          • Sep 7th, 2017

          PLACE NAMES: Three Forks and Ten Mile City

          Several parties claimed the site on which the now-ghost town of Three Forks was built.

          • Sep 7th, 2017

          LETTER: Logging threatens Ymir water

          From reader Isabelle Herzig

          • Sep 6th, 2017