Opinion

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LETTER: G-7 and future vision

From reader Ron Robinson

  • Jun 17, 2021
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LETTER: Social media’s toxic voices

From reader Robert Malcolmson

  • Jun 16, 2021
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LETTER: RDCK online survey set up to fail

From reader Janice Van Caeseele

  • Jun 15, 2021
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Nelson and District Chamber of Commerce executive director Tom Thomson. Photo: Tyler Harper

NEWS AND VIEWS: Businesses still need assistance even in a more normal summer

Tom Thomson writes about a new Nelson and District Chamber of Commerce initiative

Nelson and District Chamber of Commerce executive director Tom Thomson. Photo: Tyler Harper
Kootenay-Columbia MP Rob Morrison. Photo courtesy Conservative Party of Canada

COLUMN: Conservatives call on Liberals to withdraw internet bill

Kootenay-Columbia MP Rob Morrison writes about Bill C-10

  • Jun 10, 2021
Kootenay-Columbia MP Rob Morrison. Photo courtesy Conservative Party of Canada
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LETTER: Stop being self-righteous

From reader Charles Jeanes

  • Jun 10, 2021
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LETTER: Against rezoning of Johnstone Road property

From the Friends of Johnstone Road

  • Jun 9, 2021
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LETTER: Thrift store helps school art program

From the staff of Trafalgar Middle School

  • Jun 9, 2021
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LETTER: Against tax exemptions for churches

From reader Jane Byers

  • Jun 8, 2021
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Osprey and fireworks don’t mix. File photo

HUGS AND SLUGS: No fan of fireworks

A reader takes issue with fireworks disturbing osprey

Osprey and fireworks don’t mix. File photo
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LETTER: Gratitude for Kootenay Lake Hospital

From reader Gene Mauriello

  • Jun 4, 2021
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LETTER: NDP are masters of the ‘log and talk’ game

From reader Tom Prior

  • Jun 3, 2021
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Smoke from wildfires burning in the U.S. fills the air as the Grouse Mountain tram transports people down the mountain, in North Vancouver, B.C,, on Saturday, September 12, 2020. The World Air Quality Index, a non-profit that tracks air quality from monitoring stations around the world, rated Vancouver’s air quality as the second worst in the world Saturday. Environment Canada has issued a special air quality statement for Metro Vancouver, showing a very high risk to health due to wildfire smoke from Washington and Oregon. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Prepare for the worst: 10 steps to get ready for wildfire smoke

The summer of 2021 has the potential to be worse than any wildfire season before it

Smoke from wildfires burning in the U.S. fills the air as the Grouse Mountain tram transports people down the mountain, in North Vancouver, B.C,, on Saturday, September 12, 2020. The World Air Quality Index, a non-profit that tracks air quality from monitoring stations around the world, rated Vancouver’s air quality as the second worst in the world Saturday. Environment Canada has issued a special air quality statement for Metro Vancouver, showing a very high risk to health due to wildfire smoke from Washington and Oregon. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
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LETTER: Enforce motorcycle noise bylaw in Nelson

From reader Tina Shields

  • May 26, 2021
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LETTER: To the person I yelled at in the Kootenay Co-op lineup

From reader Stephanie Myers

  • May 25, 2021
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Shout out to the person who helped out with someone’s 100th birthday! Photo: Shutterstock
Shout out to the person who helped out with someone’s 100th birthday! Photo: Shutterstock
Selkirk College president Angus Graeme. Photo: File photo

COLUMN: Making the path while walking

Selkirk College president Angus Graeme writes about a full year of academics during the pandemic

Selkirk College president Angus Graeme. Photo: File photo
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LETTER: Quitting the NDP over old growth

From reader Patricia Wray

  • May 20, 2021
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