Opinion

Letter to the editor: Quesnel Cattlemen’s Association raise concerns over West Fraser Road detour

The association is “deeply concerned” about the condition of the detour route

B.C. VIEWS: Few clouds on Horgan’s horizon

Horgan’s biggest challenge in the remainder of his term will be to keep the economy humming along

Forestry Ink: Developing a local market for biochar

Regular columnist Jim Hilton shares more information about biochar

  • Jan 19, 2020

LETTER: Old enough to know what’s been lost in B.C. salmon

Stephen Hume writes about the lack of discussion on the province’s dwindling salmon population

  • Jan 16, 2020

Let the Coy Cup banners be proudly displayed for the town to see and admire

Former Quesnel Kangaroo would like to see banners displayed permanently in the West Fraser Centre

  • Jan 13, 2020

Ranch Musings: Longest night, shortest day

Regular columnist David Zirnhelt writes about solstice and the season of renewal

  • Jan 12, 2020
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B.C. VIEWS: Finding hope for B.C.’s salmon

Is enough being done to save the iconic species?

COLUMN: Something fishy about B.C.’s ever-punctual New Year’s babies

Long odds that babies would be delivered so regularly within first minutes of midnight on Jan. 1

B.C. VIEWS: Magnetic interest in latest property prices

In recent years, property owners have pored over assessments much more closely

Forestry Ink: Some practical uses of biochar

Regular columnist Jim Hilton shares information about making biochar

  • Dec 31, 2019

Ranch Musings: Forget dinosaurs

David Zirnhelt writes about “plant blindness” and soil health

  • Dec 29, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: A toast to civil debate in the new year

Not only is name calling juvenile, it is unproductive

Forestry Ink: Public input should include more categories than just old growth

Regular columnist Jim Hilton writes about the value of asking for more input

  • Dec 24, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: An unpredictable year ahead

B.C. economy continues to do well generally, with low unemployment rates and good job creation numbers

How youth protests shaped the discussion on climate change

Climate strikes are an example of youth becoming politicized and rejecting adult inaction

Ranch Musings: Food price increases

Regular columnis David Zirnhelt highlights some of the reasons food prices are going up

  • Dec 16, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Hunger does not end with the season

Despite innovations in food distribution, the need is still there in B.C. communities

Forestry Ink: Choices for a better future

Regular columnist Jim Hilton writes about the Council of Forest Industries’ September recommendations

DNA tests make fun holiday gifts, but beware of the hype

Whether interested in your health or your ancestors, it is important to understand how these tests work

Ranch musings: winter pasture thoughts

Regular columnist David Zirnhelt on feeding cattle in the snowy months

  • Dec 12, 2019