Opinion

Smithers Cohousing Corporation has not purchased land in Ambleside

The Smithers Cohousing Corporation stated they purchased land in a previously submitted article.

  • Jan 14th, 2018

LETTERS: Plastic bags an ‘easy feel-good fix’

Bags have secondary uses, other problems more pressing

  • Jan 12th, 2018

Web poll

Is the 24-unit supportive housing complex the right approach to end homelessness in Smithers?

  • Jan 11th, 2018

MICHAELS: Bad McAd leaves a bad taste in my mouth

“If you are trying to figure out how to spend that fiver, consider taking a moment to unplug from the trite network of now and 15-seconds-from-now…”

Column: Swedish hockey captain missed the silver lining

Sportsmanship is also a skill that needs practice after Lias Andersson threw his silver medal into the crowd

  • Jan 8th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Politicians pose on plastic bags

Virtue signalling distracts from local government performance

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Smithers Polar Bear Plunge
VIDEO: BVCS students perform African Bell Carol
Local Vocals Christmas 3
Local Vocals Christmas 2

I agree with Jodi

Writer says experience with his now-grown son had him reading Jodi’s letter with special interest.

  • Jan 10th, 2018

Toques off to Polar Plunge volunteers

Organizer says the water was cold but the community spirit warm at a gala polar bear plunge.

  • Jan 10th, 2018

Dancing in new year at Meadows

Dance performances helped Meadows residents get their groove on going into 2018.

  • Jan 10th, 2018

Thanks with a cherry on top

A big thank-you for Bulkley Valley Credit Union’s cherry pie day.

  • Jan 10th, 2018

Web poll 2018

What’s your outlook on 2018 as we plunge into a new year?

  • Jan 2nd, 2018

My little brother

A big sister speaks of why her family is pro-life.

  • Jan 3rd, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: In 2018, ideology meets reality

Site C only the start of hard choices for Premier John Horgan

B.C. VIEWS: John Horgan on forests and fires

Premier to tackle log shortages, exports and Interior ‘super-mills’

Telkwa Senior Housing Society pays taxes, not BC Housing

President of Telkwa Senior Housing Society says taxes paid by volunteers, not BC Housing.

  • Dec 28th, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: John Horgan on housing, child care

Premier faces costly urban issues, including marijuana legalization

B.C. VIEWS: 2017 is the year of the B.C. Green Party

Andrew Weaver’s shifting priorities shape politics for 2018

Tribunal’s steel decision could seal LNG’s fate

Canada can’t seem to get out of our own way when it comes to responsible resource development.

  • Dec 20th, 2017

School sports kicked out from SSS gym

Writer says instead of limiting gym use, more effort’s needed to increase sport participation rates.

  • Dec 20th, 2017

If you plan on drinking, plan a safe ride home

Smithers Staff Sgt Rob Mitchell reminds revellers to plan ahead.

  • Dec 20th, 2017