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Column: Hunting for votes

It’s election season and it’s going to be a short one

COLUMN: Be smarter than the average bear

Spring is here, which means bears are going to start showing any time now.

  • Apr 20th, 2017

COLUMN: The perils of living in Shuswap slide country

This region does experience extreme instability far too often

  • Apr 20th, 2017

COLUMN: Speaking loudly under one voice

There are a lot of groups within B.C. that have concerns about the future of fish and wildlife

  • Apr 13th, 2017

COLUMN: What about the environment?

In a very recent poll pertaining to the election, only seven per cent worried about the environment

  • Apr 13th, 2017
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Sicamous firefighters' hazmat training
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Shuswap Lake transitions
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Band students travel across the world
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Peachland home destroyed by flames
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Easy catch ideal for young anglers

When it comes to kids fishing, there really is something to be said for quantity over quality.

  • Apr 6th, 2017

Three pitfalls to avoid

There are traps those of us who live with chronic depression or bipolar disorder can fall into.

  • Apr 6th, 2017

Everything Shuswap finally off to press

Proceeds from book sales will be donated to School District #83 for their outdoor learning program.

  • Apr 6th, 2017

Time to renew B.C. fishing licence

As most anglers know, fishing licences are now purchased online.

  • Mar 15th, 2017

BC VIEWS: Bonus baths for B.C. seniors

Ottawa blamed for delay in needed help

BC VIEWS: Making health care ‘free’ again

Premier Christy Clark and Finance Minister Mike de Jong said MSP premiums send an important signal. Not any more

  • Feb 28th, 2017

BC VIEWS: Zombie HST and other tax tales

Could some version of the harmonized sales tax return to B.C.? If Christy Clark is re-elected, it's possible

  • Feb 21st, 2017

BC VIEWS: Election budget sets the stage

Youth in care, hiring teachers, mental health and drug addiction hot topics as legislature resumes

  • Feb 15th, 2017

BC VIEWS: Voter’s guide to carbon taxes

NDP's John Horgan has completed his transition to climate warrior, now that Justin Trudeau has made it mandatory

  • Feb 7th, 2017

BC VIEWS: Clark’s ‘jobs plan’ spins faster

Premier Christy Clark's signature marketing vehicle steers toward technology and 'climate action' jobs, yet to be defined

  • Jan 31st, 2017

BC VIEWS: Flu fallacies are costing us all

People going to emergency rooms and doctors' offices to demand influenza treatment are making matters worse

  • Jan 24th, 2017

BC VIEWS: Fake news is all around us

Jane Fonda's tour of Fort McMurray, latest well-publicized Gitxsan dissident lawsuit the latest examples of our fake news

  • Jan 17th, 2017

BC VIEWS: Vancouver’s ice follies entertain us

Winter of ice and salt shortage takes Vancouver by storm, sparks debate about personal responsibility for snow clearing

  • Jan 10th, 2017