Editorials

We are neither victims nor gullible fools

MP Nathan Cullen says Resource Works director spent 3,500 words attempting to further divide.

  • Feb 10, 2019

Flash mobs for the protest era

Observations by Resource Works’ Stewart Muir on LNG’s brusque rite of passage into resource radicalism

  • Jan 23, 2019

Opinion: Civil disagreement

Knowledge and empathy needed in time of strong disagreement.

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Hope for the present and the future in 2019

MLA Doug Donaldson on the next wave of adults, generation Z, and our future.

  • Jan 2, 2019

Come together for the Wet’suwet’en people

Former elected chief and CEO of First Nations LNG Alliance hopes for peace amongst Wet’suwet’en.

  • Dec 31, 2018

Telkwa signed on for LNG

Missed in the letter of support the first round, council did eventually get chance to sign.

  • Dec 21, 2018

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

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

“New normal” not a solution

It’s striking what a shift from opposition to government can do for…

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