Opinion

Don’t see fairness or consistency

Writer surprised at the reasoning by the council members who voted against original CT motion.

  • Dec 12, 2018

Letter to minister on Gitxsan fish ban

Letter to Minister Wilkinson on salmon fishery.

  • Dec 12, 2018

Telkwa, rural residents forgotten in CT scan vote

Darcy Repen says most who use Smithers hospital forgotten in council vote.

  • Dec 5, 2018
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Premier John Horgan speaks at Witset Smoke Feast
Deconsecration of St. Stephen's Anglican Church in Telkwa
What's next for Cullen?
Cullen not running

Smithers council is interfering with my health care

Writer from Telkwa says CT scanner should not require off-site works.

  • Dec 5, 2018

Ten Thousand Villages artisan sale ends

For over 20 years, Smithereens held a Ten Thousand Villages artisan sale to support local charities.

  • Dec 5, 2018

If you’re going to pull Baby It’s Cold Outside, pull these songs too, B.C. man writes

Parksville resident Bernie Smith points to other offensive holiday tunes

  • Dec 5, 2018

Fritz would dig the holes himself for CT scanner off-site works

Writer on what he believes Fritz Pfeiffer’s reaction would be to CT scanner variance.

  • Dec 5, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: The art of announcing things you haven’t done yet

Clinging to power, John Horgan and Andrew Weaver imagine a dynasty

Web poll: CT scanner variance

Did Smithers council make the right decision on the hospital variance?

  • Nov 29, 2018

Are we ready for flammable petroleum rolling through?

Writer on the massive increase of petroleum products by rail expected through Bulkley Valley.

  • Nov 28, 2018

Biosphere outta sorts

Writer on a very warm November in the Bulkley Valley.

  • Nov 28, 2018

Tyhee not just for the dogs

Writer wants dog owners to better control their pets at the park.

  • Nov 28, 2018

Vote for who you want to vote for

Writer sees no problem with secrecy sleeve, but has a few others with proportional representation.

  • Nov 28, 2018

Concerning coal mine water use

Writer is headed to Telkwa Coal open house Nov. 28 to ask about water use.

  • Nov 28, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Speaker Darryl Plecas demonstrates his character again

B.C. legislature speaker’s latest self-serving move is incredible

ALR is for farming, not mega-homes or construction waste

B.C. Minister of Agriculture Lana Popham’s new bill vs “mansions and lifestyle estates on ALR land.”

  • Nov 25, 2018

Bulkley Valley Agricultural and Industrial Association says thanks

President says for 99 years, the BVAIA has promoted agriculture and industry through the Fall Fair.

Many would take CUPE position

Writer on the grievances of Canada Post employees.

  • Nov 21, 2018

Smithers Legion disappoints veterans’ families in Hazelton

Writer wonders what the rush was to remove wreaths from the Hazelton cenotaph

BC’s worst-kept secrets

Writer says privacy of referendum ballots is lacking.

  • Nov 21, 2018