Opinion

Letter: Tones were telling

I was struck by the disparity in tone between the MLA and MP reports.

  • Dec 19, 2018

Letter: Lack of care doomed Civic Arena

If you do not maintain it, it will deteriorate.

  • Dec 19, 2018

Letter: Broad statements not productive

I did do my research before I voted, I found all the information online that I could.

  • Dec 19, 2018
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COLUMN: Dickens, Scrooge and the message of A Christmas Carol

Imagining a meeting between the author and the main character of a well-loved story, 175 years later

Letter: Concerns about cannabis production facility

Since Dec. 6 I have been to three meetings about the industrial grow-op.

  • Dec 18, 2018

EDITORIAL: Stand-alone rallies more powerful

We worry the credibility of the movement may be tainted by these rallies.

  • Dec 17, 2018

Letter: Tax increase unfair

Does anyone know why the Feds proclaim the cost of living to be a mere two per cent?

  • Dec 17, 2018

Letter: New park a pleasant surprise

Nice job with the new Lakeshore Park.

  • Dec 17, 2018

Letter: Golf course closure a shock

I was a wee bit in shock to see that the Royal York Golf Course announced it is closing.

  • Dec 17, 2018

Letter: Yellow Vests are no gilets jaunes

Much ado about not too much.

  • Dec 17, 2018

Letter: Trust betrayed

Big Media including corporate chains and monopolies waged a relentless campaign.

  • Dec 17, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Andrew Wilkinson on taxes, ICBC and union changes

Opposition leader sees unpredictable year ahead in 2019

White: Don’t be a Scrooge like me

It gets to the point where you simply can’t avoid Christmas no matter how hard you try.

Gardener’s Diary: Poinsettia pointers

Purchase the poinsettia at the end of the shopping trip and wrap in paper for the trip home.

  • Dec 14, 2018

Letter: Hopping for happiness

Last week, my two kids (10 and 6) set up a hopscotch on the main street.

  • Dec 13, 2018

Letter: Alternative to taxes

Some of us taxpayers are getting completely fed up with ever-increasing taxes.

  • Dec 12, 2018

Arnold: The true cost of Trudeau’s policies

Canadians are increasingly wary of hidden costs and rightly so.

  • Dec 12, 2018

Kyllo: Giving where you live this holiday season

There are a number of groups in the Shuswap who do so much to help our most vulnerable residents.

  • Dec 12, 2018

Letter: What’s the point of the pipeline?

To push a pipeline through pristine B.C. wilderness seems pretty arrogant for Alberta.

  • Dec 10, 2018

Boomer Talk: The Christmas Box

Having more money than our parents, our generation tended to over gift.

  • Dec 10, 2018