Editorials

Hope next MP follows Nathan Cullen’s example

Christian advocacy group ARPA’s director says Cullen always had time for people he disagreed with.

  • Mar 13, 2019

DeMeer: Cats and dogs are reigning – and it’s wrong

Princeton editor Andra DeMeer tackles the issue placing pets over people

EDITORIAL: Vandalism shows need for rainbow crosswalk

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

EDITORIAL: Maryland journalists killed in pursuit of truth

Five people were gunned down in the Capital Gazette newsroom

Editorial: What’s all the fuss about pot?

Don’t worry, be happy about pot legalization

  • Jun 26, 2018

EDITORIAL: All children created equal

There are still some who justify President Donald Trump’s treatment of migrant children

  • Jun 19, 2018
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WATCH: Busker in Burns Lake
Raine Hamilton Trio plays in Burns Lake
Raine Hamilton Trio performs in Burns Lake
Courtney Wainwright and Kim Higginson do a dramatic excerpt

EDITORIAL: Minority rules in our colourful culture

Quibbles over symbolic rainbow crossings belie critics’ genuine concerns

  • Jun 6, 2018

A green economy is within reach

It’s time to demand a decent economy that won’t destroy the planet

  • May 27, 2018

End poverty now

The mobile food bank is a great idea and should be supported, but let’s go further

  • May 22, 2018

Time to fix public transport

Greyhound’s exit presents an opportunity to demand change on the Highway of Tears

EDITORIAL: Fueling our fear with higher gas prices

Higher gas prices are said to drive us to take public transit. Are we there yet?

  • May 10, 2018

EDITORIAL: Food fight breaks out in B.C. Legislature

Private members bill would eliminate $61-a-day per diem for local MLAs in Greater Victoria

  • May 10, 2018

Editorial: One for the road

What does it take for a small community like Burns Lake to get new roads?

Editorial: Indian Horse deserves a longer run in Burns Lake

Powerful film about the residential school experience features local talent

Editorial: Long-form journalism provides a sense of place

A Death Feast in Dimlahamid reveals worlds that can’t be contained in one text

  • Apr 11, 2018

Free child care would foster gender equality

Many women, notably those who bravely exit abusive relationships, become saddled with…

Editorial: TransCanada must cooperate with regional district

If TransCanada goes forward with its controversial plan to run a liquefied…

Medical pot facility a good opportunity

The proposed medical cannabis grow-op in Decker Lake raises some important issues…

Reflecting on Aboriginal history

The College of New Caledonia (CNC) hosted a series of events at…

My journey to the north

Last week, I stood on the vehicle deck of a ferry, gazing…

  • Mar 7, 2018