Editorials

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

Cooler heads needed in Eight Peaks controversy

North Thompson Valley residents have a tradition of working together to solve common problems

Editorial: Ghosts of Christmases past

Share some warmth and light in the darkest days of the year

  • Dec 24th, 2017

B.C. won’t back down on softwood lumber

Premier John Horgan says U.S. continues to attack its closest friend, neighbour and ally

  • Dec 1st, 2017

It’s time to retire Canada’s AIDS epidemic

Dec. 1 will be the 30th World AIDS Day

  • Nov 20th, 2017

Responding to climate change means thinking differently

The Rambling Man was right on some points, but wrong about climate change

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Christmas Skate Show 2017
Clearwater Community Christmas Concert 2017 SLIDESHOW
Clearwater Community Christmas Concert 2017
Christmas Tree Light-Up 2017

Parental leave should be used equally

The 100 Mile Free Press’s editorial for Sept. 28

Trump pulling Canada into a NAFTA quagmire

Canada should not believe that traditional Canadian-U.S. goodwill will prevail with the president

  • Oct 4th, 2017

Time to go back to basics on the Geopark proposal

We should go back to original Geopark proposal for the Wells Gray-Clearwater Volcanic Field

Indigenous department changes herald an important new beginning

The federal government must ensure that dividing the department into two helps bands negotiate self-government and create own-source revenue streams

  • Sep 18th, 2017

TNRD director explains geopark proposal

There is a lot of misinformation being thrown about regarding the proposed North Thompson Geopark

  • Aug 29th, 2017

Dutch Lake property should be park

Clearwater needs to move on acquiring 57 acres of waterfront before opportunity is lost

Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

Making the lyrics more inclusive does not reject tradition, but respects it

Extinguishing rumors amid the flames

The rumor mill has been in overdrive since the wildfire began

  • Aug 3rd, 2017

Connect the dots

Making the connection between forest fires and climate change

Learning about climate reality with Al Gore

I recently had the privilege of attending Al Gore’s Climate Reality Leadership Training

  • Jul 20th, 2017

Wildfire preparation and response inadequate

The shortcomings of 2003 appear to be being repeated during the wildfires of 2017

Opening the doors to innovative young Canadians

Students from one of Canada’s colleges, institutes or polytechnics have plenty to offer employers

  • Jul 6th, 2017

What should we pay for in our publicly-funded health system?

If we are going to invest more money, we should place it where we can improve people’s health

  • Jul 1st, 2017

News media coverage of famines is not adequate

Media attention spurs governments and people to action

  • Jun 23rd, 2017