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Farm life: the epitome of a Canadian winter

We left the house around 11am with the car fully packed, dog-man,…

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

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

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

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King Friday the Thirteenth

Rev. Yme Woensdregt I went to an absolutely wondrous and luminous movie…

  • Dec 13, 2019

I’ve come down with friggatriskaidekaphobia

It’s Friday, the 13th of December today, and there are many, many…

Farm life: a very merry Friendsmas

No Friendsmas is complete without a feast for 12 and a dip in the hot springs.

COLUMN: Avoid the online temptation and buy local

Muriel Protzer is a policy analyst with the Canadian Federation of Independent Business

  • Dec 10, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: An engine that hums right along

First Nations are leading a new surge of investment in B.C.

Thirty years ago today in Montreal

Thirty years ago today I was living in Montreal. At some point…

For Jason Kenney, it’s Festivus all year long

Festivus: The non-commercial holiday’s celebration, as depicted on Seinfeld, occurs on December…

Farm life: embracing a new hobby

Cold hands, a soar shoulder, and a smile plastered across my face.…

LETTER: Reflections on democracy and community from former Green party candidate

Abra Brynne ran in the 2019 federal election to be Kootenay-Columbia’s MP

  • Dec 3, 2019

COLUMN: B.C.’s biggest economic and business stories of 2019

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Dec 2, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Don’t let anger over homelessness get in the way

Frustration in B.C. grows as the problem persists

  • Dec 1, 2019

Taking the progressive out of Conservative

I will predict at this time that Andrew Scheer will remain leader…

Farm life: an ode to man’s best friend

Are you a ‘crazy dog lady’ like me?

B.C. VIEWS: Regulating fuel prices not a new idea

Fuel prices seem to remain stubbornly high in many places of B.C.

Just a couple of educational tools

So the “History” Channel — I used quotation marks because the History…

Farm life: preparing for hibernation

Well hello, mid-November. It’s like I blinked and all of a sudden,…

Letter to MP Morrison: Our children’s health at risk

Letter to MP Morrison: Our children’s health at risk Last week, a…