Opinion

LETTER: Middle class better off with Trudeau’s child benefit boost

It’s a transfer, not a tax cut, but it helps families get ahead

  • Oct 21, 2019

LETTER: On the future of salmon farming in B.C.

Ecologists have been sounding the alarm for decades

  • Oct 20, 2019

OPINION: Charting a new course out of the overdose crisis in B.C.

Regardless of where you look, the number of deaths from overdoses are staggering

  • Oct 19, 2019

The scariest thing about the northern B.C. murders is it could have been any of us.

The northern B.C. murders are the perfect example of being in the wrong place at the wrong time

LETTERS: Wolf kills, wilderness protection and caribou recovery

Readers respond to Tom Fletcher’s column on B.C. program

  • Oct 17, 2019
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WATCH: Smithers Secondary School honours Antoinette Austin, Bill Goodacre in annual portrait project
Bulkley Valley Christian School Federal Debate - Oct. 15, 2019 - Candidates' closing statements
WATCH: Sparks fly at the Oct. 18 First-Nations led pro-LNG community celebration at Bovill Square in Smithers
Smithers Climate Strike - Sept. 20, 2019

Taxpayers deserve answers on CAO firing

Ending Anne Yanciw’s contract cost Smithers taxpayers $96,413, yet Council has made no explanation

Being thankful for the right to vote

Brenda discusses the upcoming election and why she thinks people should go to the polls

Alberta-bound: Next up on the virtual walking tour, Crowsnest Pass

Lorraine finds that having her fit bit attached to her ankle seems to truly track her actual steps

  • Oct 16, 2019

Boobies, babies and boos

Marisca discusses the busy month of October

Proposed Pellet Plant by Gitxsan Development Corporation

Concerned residents of South Hazelton pen letter to the editor

  • Oct 16, 2019

We are how we spend our time

Thom is trying, imperfectly, to be mindful and kind

VOTE: Do you prefer Turkey or Ham for thanksgiving dinner?

Is your household turkey or ham-only come Oct. 14? Vote in our weekly web poll!

B.C. VIEWS: Wolf kill, not backcountry bans, saving caribou

B.C.’s largest herds turn the corner from extinction

Be thankful

Gratitude. The quality of being thankful; readiness to show appreciation for and…

Does being a parent change the voting experience?

Marisca wants to set a good example and foster a love of politics into the future generation

Maybe I am a glass-half-full guy after all

Thom muses society becoming meaner may be more perception than reality

You don’t know what you’ve got ‘til its gone

Trevor believes thankfulness and forgiveness go hand-in-hand

October has a lot to offer

Yom Kippur, Thanksgiving, Halloween, Canadian Library Month, bazaars and a book sale

  • Oct 9, 2019

Playing it forward; a violin finds a new home

Brenda isn’t waiting to go before letting go of some of her stuff

  • Oct 9, 2019