Editorials

Seasons House on Carson Avenue.                                Melanie Law photo

Editorial: whose backyard?

The clients of Seasons House are once again on the outs as shelter removed from BC Housing proposal

Seasons House on Carson Avenue.                                Melanie Law photo
Nicole Jennings photo

Editorial: fearless females

Working towards equality on a local level can make a big impact

Nicole Jennings photo
Quesnel Volunteer Citizen of the Year alumni honoured at the 2017 Citizen of the Year gala event.                                KEN ALEXANDER PHOTO

Editorial: nominate top citizen

Help celebrate the immense amount of volunteerism in Quesnel

Quesnel Volunteer Citizen of the Year alumni honoured at the 2017 Citizen of the Year gala event.                                KEN ALEXANDER PHOTO
This year’s official Pink Shirt in B.C. (Photo: pinkshirtday.ca)

EDITORIAL: Fight bullying every day

Pink Shirt Day is Feb. 28

  • Feb 25, 2018
This year’s official Pink Shirt in B.C. (Photo: pinkshirtday.ca)
Editorial: where’s the cash coming from?

Editorial: where’s the cash coming from?

Cariboo North MLA says there nothing in budget for rural British Columbia

Editorial: where’s the cash coming from?
Premier John Horgan is joined by Lt.-Gov. Judith Guichon on the steps of the B.C. legislature Tuesday after the lieutenent governor arrived to deliver the speech from the throne for the BC NDP government. Don Descoteau/Victoria News

Editorial: where’s the money?

Throne speech left a lot to be desired, NDP trip over their collective tongues

Premier John Horgan is joined by Lt.-Gov. Judith Guichon on the steps of the B.C. legislature Tuesday after the lieutenent governor arrived to deliver the speech from the throne for the BC NDP government. Don Descoteau/Victoria News

Editorial: Playing by the rules

Ban on B.C. wine won’t lead to a solution

  • Feb 9, 2018
The National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls is holding hearings in communities along Highway 16, also known as “The Highway of Tears” in northwest B.C.                                (Photo by Izithombe on Flickr)

Editorial: a simple solution

Highway of Tears safer thanks to affordable community-based transportation plan

The National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls is holding hearings in communities along Highway 16, also known as “The Highway of Tears” in northwest B.C.                                (Photo by Izithombe on Flickr)
Editorial: smell the rot?

Editorial: smell the rot?

ICBC needs downsizing without huge payouts for top executives

Editorial: smell the rot?
Editorial: we need more buses

Editorial: we need more buses

As licences are taken away from seniors, NDP needs to improve public transportation

Editorial: we need more buses
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darren Calabrese

Editorial: U.S. greed issue

Softwood lumber wars need to end so there is security for working families

THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darren Calabrese
Editorial: NDIT report a must-read

Editorial: NDIT report a must-read

True North Strong and Free plays important role in provincial economy

Editorial: NDIT report a must-read
Editorial: turn on your headlights

Editorial: turn on your headlights

Ensure your taillights on so drivers behind you can see where you are

  • Jan 11, 2018
Editorial: turn on your headlights
Column: Swedish hockey captain missed the silver lining

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 8, 2018
Column: Swedish hockey captain missed the silver lining

Editorial: drop the price

Quesnel Cariboo Observer’s Ken Alexander on gas prices in Quesnel versus Lower Mainland

  • Jan 5, 2018
Editorial: Never stop trying

Editorial: Never stop trying

What’s your New Year’s resolution?

  • Jan 3, 2018
Editorial: Never stop trying
Editorial: Looking back on 2017

Editorial: Looking back on 2017

It was a year filled with disasters, but also with the strength of people and community

  • Dec 27, 2017
Editorial: Looking back on 2017
Editorial: have a blessed Christmas

Editorial: have a blessed Christmas

Editor Ken Alexander on gathering with loved ones

Editorial: have a blessed Christmas

Rocky road ahead

Premier John Horgan will have his feet put to coals by opposition, NDP, Green Party, First Nations

Editorial: The question should be simple

Editorial: The question should be simple

A vote on proportional representation shouldn’t be complicated

  • Dec 15, 2017
Editorial: The question should be simple