Editorials

Be informed and vote

The Interior News urges voters to get out, meet the candidates and vote on Oct. 21

  • Sep 18, 2019

EDITORIAL: Stop the congestion

Enforcement and infrastructure aren’t going to solve school zone traffic problems, so parents must

  • Sep 11, 2019

It’s never too late

The editorial this week encourages everybody to follow their educational aspirations

  • Sep 8, 2019

All’s fair

The enduring legacy of agriculture in an increasingly urban world

  • Aug 28, 2019

Can we really expect ethics in politics?

Trudeau’s is just the latest in a history rife with political scandal

  • Aug 21, 2019

The Skeena-Bulkley Valley federal election slate is full

The Liberals and Greens name their candidates making it six contenders for B.C.’s biggest riding

  • Aug 8, 2019
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WATCH: Jessica Patrick's cousin Jacquie Bowes speaks at the first ever Jessica Patrick Memorial March, held Sept. 15, 2019
Welcome Dance to open Hazelton arena
WATCH: Taylor Bachrach speaks at the opening of his Smithers campaign office
WATCH: PPC Candidate's car crashed into house in Kitimat on August 31

Onward Smithers

Kudos to all the people who make the Bulkley Valley such a great place to live

  • Jul 31, 2019

One large act of political will

The 1969 moon landing was not just a huge technical accomplishment

If climate is an emergency, act like it

Council has declared a climate emergency, but is sitting on money that could mitigate its effects

  • Jul 17, 2019

Take care to prevent forest fires

Four out of 10 wildfires in B.C. are preventable, do your part

  • Jul 10, 2019

Welcome back Steelheads

Having an adult hockey team is good for the players and the community

  • Jul 3, 2019

Focus should be on cleaning up our own backyard

Reducing and reusing more effective than recycling

  • Jun 19, 2019

Now, where to keep it?

A CT scanner is a huge deal for Smithers. Now, how about a new hospital?

  • Jun 12, 2019

EDITORIAL: Not a no-brainer

Council should take decision on urban beekeeping very seriously

  • Jun 5, 2019

EDITORIAL: The importance of remembering D-Day

As the end of the Second World War fades we must not become complacent

  • May 29, 2019

Share the road goes both ways

Bad cycling is a hazard to both cyclists and drivers

  • May 22, 2019

Smithers proud

Local business matters, local news matters and we’re in this together says Interior News publisher

  • May 16, 2019

COLUMN: Smithers can’t afford to wait on low-income housing

“Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”

Who will be our arbiters of fairness

Everybody is looking for their fair share, but the pie is not getting any bigger

  • May 8, 2019

Volunteerism drives community

Ask not what your community can do for you

  • May 2, 2019