RDBN residents are feeling abandoned

Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako chair says more help needed for wildfire victims.

  • Nov 1, 2018

Neither transparent, fair nor proportional

Writer says proportional representation means more cost and party alliances nobody voted for.

  • Nov 1, 2018

Smithers needs to move on marijuana

Writer questions how far the Town is on making rules and education on legal marijuana.

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Investigators at Gabriola Island crash scene

Fish vulnerable in record low flow

Writer wonders why catch and release not curtailed at critical level.

  • Oct 19, 2018

Telkwa fame and power

Writer wonders about a candidate’s claim he’s not in it for the fame and power.

  • Oct 19, 2018

Dual member proportional has full accountability

Writer says of the referendum options, DMP is best. He also reminds those opposed to vote too.

  • Oct 19, 2018

Love during difficult time

Carly Munro’s family gives thanks for all the kindness they’ve received.

  • Oct 12, 2018

Good choir news

Writer on the Christmas choir correction from View from the Porch column, and excited for 2019 choir

  • Oct 5, 2018

Mayor responds on paying for paving

Smithers Mayor Taylor Bachrach says the Town invests more in paving than ever before.

  • Oct 5, 2018

Arena too cold for old bones

Visitor to Smithers suggests turning on the heaters for fans in the rink.

  • Oct 5, 2018

Mammogram info could save lives

Writer on the importance of making breast density information mandatory.

  • Sep 28, 2018

A couple of responses on refugees and Bovill cannabis

Writer responds to editor’s note and a letter on cannabis use at Bovill Square.

  • Sep 28, 2018

Paving budget and choices by Smithers council

Writer wonders how council chooses which roads get attention.

  • Sep 28, 2018

Hats off to LNG challenger

Writer thanks Smithers man who wants a federal review of Coastal GasLink pipeline.

  • Sep 28, 2018

A shout-out for access to Malkow Lookout

Writer thanks property owners who let hikers access the popular spot.

  • Sep 28, 2018

Proud Southside resident

A letter from a “proud citizen of the Independent Republic of the Southside.”

  • Sep 28, 2018

Mayors look at LNG challenge wrong way

Writer says she is glad LNG court challenger is ensuring there is adherence to current laws.

  • Sep 21, 2018

Jerk Trump better than moral degredation Trudeau

Writer on a recent Spice of Life column by Brenda Mallory, plus her response.

  • Sep 21, 2018

Bad policy hurts good people

Writer has a problem with new gun restrictions, border crossing and changing standards.

  • Sep 21, 2018

Let the courts decide, not the bullies

Writer puts her full support behind LNG pipeline challenger.

  • Sep 21, 2018