Editorials

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
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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

NIMBY on Trans Mountain not working for B.C.

Like it or not, petroleum-dependency is not going away any time soon

  • Apr 24, 2019

Happy Easter

The Interior News salutes those people who have to work on the holiday

  • Apr 18, 2019

Editorial

Two is too many

  • Apr 10, 2019

Thom Barker named Interior News editor

Thom Barker plans to bring weekly editorial on local issues to the newspaper

The art of keeping secrets when firing top bureaucrats

Thom Barker doesn’t like secrets in government and thinks town council shouldn’t either

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

Carbon black is the new green(wash)

Questionable claims about forestry and climate change from forest ecologist Jim Pojar.

  • Feb 27, 2019

UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: The framework for reconciliation

Guest View from writers involved in the United Nations declaration.

  • Feb 17, 2019