Letter: Working to ensure all students thrive

October is National Principals’ Month

  • Oct 19th, 2017

John White: The nightly rumble with Scumbag Brain

I’ve been engaged in a hearty battle with Scumbag Brain over the…

Walter Volovsek: Retrospectives — Arrow Dam 9

After setting for several hours, the freshly poured concrete was subjected to ‘green-cutting.’

  • Oct 19th, 2017

PLACE NAMES: Tunnel, Vallican, and Velvet

Bulldog Tunnel is the most impressive feature of the old Columbia and Western Railway.

  • Oct 19th, 2017

Liabilities of a rapacious industry

Although climate change is a reality, our reliance on it to shrug off certain environmental changes is often overdone.

  • Oct 19th, 2017
Col. Hadfield performs 'Space Oddity' at CBT Symposium


    Interface Fire


      Global FMX Motorcross


        Kootenay Rock Climbing Festival Tower of Power


          B.C. VIEWS: Salmon farm smear campaign sinks

          John Horgan, Lana Popham have to face reality now

          Betsy Kline: Time to lift stigma over pregnancy loss

          One of the issues that makes it difficult to deal with is people don’t really want to talk about it.

          Gord Turner: Football among friends

          Now that we’re into autumn, it’s clearly the season for football.

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          Walter Volovsek: Retrospectives — Arrow Dam 8

          Several workers position the concrete bucket over a large funnel.

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          PLACE NAMES: Trout Lake and Troup Junction

          Trout Lake — or Lake de Truite — was named by the time James Turnbull passed through the area in 1865.

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          Letter: Thanks from Castlegar Artwalk

          Over 21 years, Art Walk has evolved to be one of ‘the walks’ to enjoy during the summer season.

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          Letter: Terrible screeching sound coming from the sawmill

          Monday morning at 6 a.m., Sept. 18 we were awoken with the most terrible screeching sound.

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          Letter: Millennials are fed up with climate dismissives

          I find it particularly insulting to see Mr. Fletcher dismiss the importance of climate change.

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          John White: Bullying leaves deep scars behind

          One boy, in particular was merciless in his torment of the smaller boys in our grade

          LETTER: Scientific consensus favours human-caused warming

          Sierra Club B.C. campaigner responds to Tom Fletcher column

          • Oct 5th, 2017

          B.C. VIEWS: Getting past the homeless rhetoric

          Politicians treat citizens protecting neighbourhoods as the problem

          Column: Be thankful for our forests

          Forests define our Canadian geography and identity.

          • Oct 5th, 2017

          John White: I’m seriously having a cow, man

          Ask anyone who knows me even a little and they’ll tell you that I’m a major Simpsons nerdlinger.

          Walter Volovsek: Retrospectives — Arrow Dam 7

          Concrete was picked up from the batch plant in four huge buckets that were transported to the site.

          • Oct 5th, 2017