Editorials

EDITORIAL: Fueling our fear with higher gas prices

Higher gas prices are said to drive us to take public transit. Are we there yet?

  • May 10th, 2018

Retirement announcement brings positive reactions

Times editor overwhelmed by kind and complimentary comments being made

EDITORIAL: Food fight breaks out in B.C. Legislature

Private members bill would eliminate $61-a-day per diem for local MLAs in Greater Victoria

  • May 10th, 2018

Times editor announces his retirement

The rumours are true. My last day of work will be May 29

The pipeline and the water-bed

Kinder Morgan’s decision, even if it stands, will not have a meaningful effect of climate change

Timid budget is recipe for climate catastrophe

Political will is the missing ingredient

  • Mar 16th, 2018
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Clearwater May Day parade 2018
Fun Day at Clearwater Ski Hill 2018
Tanto Latte brings authentic Italian flavour to the Okanagan
Selfless spirt keeps recipient from Vernon award ceremony

One big asteroid could ruin the mining industry

The space race is on and the payoff is an untold cache of precious metals

  • Mar 5th, 2018

EDITORIAL: Fight bullying every day

Pink Shirt Day is Feb. 28

  • Feb 25th, 2018

Saskatchewan trial reveals flaws in Canadian system

Only about 500 out of the 44,000 farmers in the province are First Nations

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

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