Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: Seniors home worker discrimination finally ending

Health Minister Adrian Dix righting a serious wrong

Wolf: Keeping score is part of life

Fun is always paramount in youth sports - but winning and losing provide valuable lessons

Pie in verse

Poet on Bulkley Valley Credit Union’s pie day.

  • Nov 9, 2018

Community rises above negativity

Writer gets treasured “three-wheel pickup” back with help from the community they adore.

  • Nov 9, 2018

A sustainable planet matters

Writer says LNG Canada project is bad news for climate change.

  • Nov 9, 2018

Does every child matter?

Writer says while we may grieve injustices of the past, protection is needed today for unborn.

  • Nov 9, 2018
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Smithers mayor Taylor Bachrach takes his oath of office
Jessica Patrick comes home
Cops for Cancer in Smithers
Witset Chief Victor Jim on Jessica Patrick

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

B.C. VIEWS: Going back to the disco era of labour relations

NDP may remove restrictions on school strikes, union sign-ups

Electoral reform poll

What’s your first choice in the electoral reform referendum?

  • Nov 1, 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

Neither transparent, fair nor proportional

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

  • Nov 1, 2018

RDBN residents are feeling abandoned

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

  • Nov 1, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: The conquest of rural B.C. nears completion

Chapter three: control MLA selection from party headquarters

GUEST COLUMN: Proportional representation curbs extremist movements

Pioneer of B.C. electoral reform argues for yes vote in referendum

  • Oct 27, 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

Smithers needs to move on marijuana

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

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