Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: When farmland protection doesn’t protect farmers

Secondary residences aren’t mansions, families tell Lana Popham

Remember to thank your dad

Brenda reminisces about life lessons learned from her dad in the lead up to Father’s Day

  • Jun 16, 2019

LETTER: British Columbia’s forest industry crisis being made worse

Andrew Wilkinson warns of regulatory overload by John Horgan’s NDP

  • Jun 15, 2019
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Mip @ Bulkley Valley Brewery - July 12, 2019
WATCH: Woodchuck saved on Main St. in Smithers
WATCH: Woodchuck saved on Main Street in Smithers
Northern Lights bear cub orphans

This is our generation’s opportunity to create an industry for B.C.: LNG Alliance

CEO says much of the work has already been awarded to First Nations

  • Jun 13, 2019

LETTER: Rape not an argument for unrestricted abortion

Letter writer argues only God has the right to end a human life

  • Jun 13, 2019

Dance recital delightful

A couple visiting from Armstrong write in appreciation of Creative Roots performance

  • Jun 13, 2019

Free parking appreciated

Letter writer thanks the businesses who sponsor free parking spots at airport

  • Jun 13, 2019

OPINION: Strong men create good times

Every time I head to social media, I feel like it’s more bad news

My gut tells me my gut can’t be trusted

Thom writes we should be thinking with our brains not our guts

Now, where to keep it?

A CT scanner is a huge deal for Smithers. Now, how about a new hospital?

  • Jun 12, 2019

COLUMN: What is so good about heat?

Brenda’s annual hate-the-heat column

  • Jun 9, 2019

Green New Deal coming to Old Church

A movement for economic equality and climate change action grows

  • Jun 9, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Urban environmental ‘emergency’ routine wearing thin

Forests, killer whales stubbornly defy predictions they are dying

LETTER: Mining critical to Smithers

Letter from Michael Goehring, president of the Mining Association of British Columbia

  • Jun 8, 2019

COLUMN: Save yourself first

Trevor on feeling pressured to give more than you are able

Citizenship oath an unacceptable double-standard

Thom argues it’s time to stop making new citizens swear (or affirm) pledge to Queen

GUEST COLUMN: B.C. has the most sustainably managed forests in the world

David Elstone of the Truck Loggers Association responds to Sierra Club’s latest protest

  • Jun 6, 2019

EDITORIAL: Not a no-brainer

Council should take decision on urban beekeeping very seriously

  • Jun 5, 2019

B.C. Building Trades, not taxpayers, financed my Red Seal training

Union representative responds to Tom Fletcher’s column

  • Jun 5, 2019