Opinion

LETTER: Nelson becoming like everywhere else

Letter-writer Rod Retzlaff is aghast at plans to replace downtown lamp standards

  • Aug 21, 2018

LETTER: New dispensary regulations have downside

From reader Scott Beauchamp

  • Aug 20, 2018

LETTER: Sir John A(ryan) Macdonald

From reader Claus Lao Schunke

  • Aug 20, 2018
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B.C. VIEWS: Genuine aboriginal rights are misused and discredited

Camp Cloud one of long line of protests falsely asserting title

LETTER: We are all from somewhere

How long do you have to live in Nelson before you’re considered “from here,” Sophia Hurst wonders

  • Aug 17, 2018

LETTER: Time to roll back power prices

FortisBC is overcharging customers, Andy Shadrack argues

  • Aug 15, 2018

LETTERS: Doctors speak out on surgical wait times for B.C. patients

‘Governments know they will lose private clinic lawsuit’

  • Aug 15, 2018

Column: Mother orca’s display of grief sends powerful message

The grief of this orca mother may not be visible anymore, but we must not forget.

B.C. VIEWS: Canadian cities begin to declare themselves city-states

Local politicians meddle in immigration, environment issues

LETTER: Sir John A. Macdonald’s role in residential schools

Canada’s first prime minister was progressive for his time

  • Aug 9, 2018

LETTER: An open letter to Nelson police chief Paul Burkart

From reader Claus Schunke

  • Aug 9, 2018

LETTER: The future: what are we waiting for?

Reader Klaus Offermann responds to another reader’s letter

  • Aug 8, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Private health care crackdown touches painful nerve

Many people are no longer prepared to suffer in silence

COLUMN: Has social media passed its peak?

Saul Klein at the University of Victoria writes about erosion of trust at Facebook and Twitter

  • Aug 2, 2018

EDITORIAL: Vandalism shows need for rainbow crosswalk

Hateful graffiti shows Salmon Arm’s need for a symbol of inclusion

B.C. VIEWS: Big unions living large in public construction-land

The boys like their steak, bosses like a beefy slush fund

COLUMN: Rail travel brings us closer together

The MP for South Okanagan-West Kootenay took a cross-Canada trip by train recently

  • Jul 27, 2018

COLUMN: Parties and slates: The right choice for Nelson?

Donna Macdonald looks at the history of like-minded candidates sharing the ballot in Nelson

  • Jul 25, 2018

LETTER: Argenta residents protest local logging tenures

From reader Chelsey Jones

  • Jul 23, 2018

LETTER: Environment rights should be in the Constitution

From reader Sandra Hartline

  • Jul 22, 2018