Editorials

ALR is for farming, not mega-homes or construction waste

B.C. Minister of Agriculture Lana Popham’s new bill vs “mansions and lifestyle estates on ALR land.”

  • Nov 25, 2018

What LNG means to First Nations

First Nations LNG Alliance on difference LNG will have on daily life and economics for First Nations

  • Nov 8, 2018

Setting a measurable bar for responsible mining

Director of the Materials Efficiency Research Group wants laws updated in B.C.

  • Nov 7, 2018

Vote twice

Even if you vote no in the flawed electoral reform referendum, vote again on a new system.

  • Oct 31, 2018

Why I’m voting Yes to Proportional Representation – a matter of rural, northern values

Local Stikine NDP MLA Doug Donaldson makes the case for proportional representation.

  • Oct 31, 2018

Help us celebrate our new and improved curling club

Smithers Curling Club presidents on upgrades ordered by the Province and its Halloween re-opening.

  • Oct 26, 2018
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Proportional representation unconstitutional

Prince George-Mackenzie MLA Mike Morris on past ruling that he says shows unconstitutionality.

  • Oct 24, 2018

Why I will be voting against so-called proportional representation in the BC Referendum

Christian Heritage Party leader Rod Taylor on why he’ll vote no despite party’s support of PR concept.

  • Oct 22, 2018

Remembering Henry Alfred, Chief Wah Tah K’eght

Tyler McCreary of Florida State University remembers the chief who changed so much.

  • Oct 10, 2018

Industry, government signing agreements with wrong chiefs

Skeena Watershed Conservation Coalition director reminds of hereditary chiefs’ authority.

  • Sep 26, 2018

Not goodbye, just see you later

Cassidy’s time with the Interior News has come to an end.

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

Bye-bye for baby

Reporter Marisca Bakker says reuniting a family perfect way to leave (for now) as she grows hers.

EDITORIAL: Minority rules in our colourful culture

Quibbles over symbolic rainbow crossings belie critics’ genuine concerns

  • Jun 6, 2018

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