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

Burns Lake LDSS Graduation 2020 Parade
British Columbia can now use its own data to prepare for a second wave
Man catches bald eagle from water in Kootenay lake
No new COVID-19 cases related to BLM protests

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

EDITORIAL: Fight bullying every day

Pink Shirt Day is Feb. 28

  • Feb 25, 2018

A sense of urgency

John Rustad was recently in Burns Lake speaking with community members about…

  • Feb 14, 2018

Relationship protocol a step in the right direction

This week Lakes District News wrote about the relationship protocol agreement that…

  • Feb 7, 2018

What I learned in Burns Lake

Some of you may have already heard that Friday will be my…

  • Jan 31, 2018

Volunteering a big thing in Burns Lake

This week Lakes District News wrote a story about the tremendous amount…

  • Jan 24, 2018

People’s perfect lives

It’s easy to feel bad about your own life after spending some…

  • Jan 15, 2018

A cautious debate in Burns Lake

The Burns Lake and District Chamber of Commerce hosted an all candidates…

  • Jan 10, 2018

Column: Swedish hockey captain missed the silver lining

Sportsmanship is also a skill that needs practice after Lias Andersson threw his silver medal into the crowd

  • Jan 8, 2018

A defining year ahead for Burns Lake

Whenever I tell my friends from out of town that I am…

  • Jan 3, 2018

Real cost of living in northern B.C.

This week Lakes District News wrote a story about the Regional District…

  • Dec 27, 2017

Miserable winters?

I bet a lot of local residents were surprised last week when…

  • Dec 18, 2017