Opinion

LETTER: Deal with dog, regardless of boundaries

From reader Lorill Harding

  • Apr 29, 2020

LETTER: Nelson’s Al-Anon family group goes digital

From reader Dave Carroll

  • Apr 29, 2020

Help the Nelson Star continue its mission to provide trusted local news

Black Press is now accepting donations to keep its papers operating

  • Apr 28, 2020
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LETTER: A challenge from the Legion

From reader Marla Olson

  • Apr 28, 2020

COLUMN: Nationalism a key variable in post-COVID-19 world

Columnist Robert Malcolmson of Nelson is professor emeritus of history at Queen’s University.

  • Apr 23, 2020

LETTER: Keeping parks open crucial

From readers Jim and Margo Annunziello

  • Apr 23, 2020

Earth Day: A new relationship to wildlife is needed for nature and people

Dan Kraus is senior conservation biologist with the Nature Conservancy of Canada.

  • Apr 22, 2020

LETTER: Nature deficit disorder

From reader Ursula Lowrey

  • Apr 22, 2020

Earth Day: The roots of our current environmental crisis go back 12,000 years

The story of how our current environmental state came to be is over 12,000 years old

  • Apr 22, 2020

COLUMN: A spark of hope on Earth Day’s golden anniversary

Laura Sacks and Judy O’Leary write on Earth Day’s 50th year

  • Apr 22, 2020

LETTER: Burning decision wrong-headed

From reader Brian Zacharias

  • Apr 21, 2020

COMMENTARY: COVID-19 modelling useful, but not a crystal ball

B.C.’s chief health officer explains risk of relaxing too soon

  • Apr 19, 2020

COLUMN: Helping those who use substances during the COVID-19 pandemic

B.C. Minister of Mental Health and Addictions Judy Darcy talks about both public health emergencies

  • Apr 18, 2020

LETTER: Pandemic is an opportunity to reset our lives

From reader Fern Sabo

  • Apr 17, 2020

LETTER: Even strong friends need check-in during pandemic

From reader Blair Weston

  • Apr 16, 2020

LETTER: Virus offers chance to learn

From reader Charles Jeanes

  • Apr 16, 2020

LETTER: An alternative to plastic bags in a pandemic

From reader Tia Leschke

  • Apr 16, 2020

LETTER: Reopen Kokanee Creek Park

From readers Murray and Lynne Shunter

  • Apr 15, 2020

COLUMN: Connecting with others, despite COVID

Mike Stolte offers suggestions for checking in with each other