Opinion

Wayne’s World: Softwood lumber dispute could have been avoided

Kootenay-Columbia MP Wayne Stetski says Canada needs to fight Donald Trump on softwood lumber tariffs

  • May 16th, 2017

ELECTION 2017: This is your election on TV

Campaigns are no time to discuss serious issues

ELECTION 2017: Unstable minority unlikely to last

Greens’ Andrew Weaver will want to see carbon tax increased

ELECTION 2017: Unstable minority unlikely to last

Greens’ Andrew Weaver will want to see carbon tax increased

Can we get ‘big money’ out of B.C. politics?

Christy Clark’s money machine, third parties roll on

Getting ‘big money’ out of politics

B.C. Liberals cash in big, Christy Clark promises review of fundraising rules if she's re-elected

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B.C. election trash talk doesn’t help trade

Christy Clark, John Horgan trade nonsense allegations about softwood lumber

Letter: Former councillor criticizes 2017 City of Revelstoke budget

Gary Starling writes that council should be looking at service levels and which ones we can either do without or scale them well back.

  • Apr 26th, 2017

Hulk Horgan hides health hole in NDP platform

NDP leader John Horgan's Irish bully routine can't conceal gap in plan to eliminate Medical Services Plan bills

BC VIEWS: BC Liberals are bold as brass

Christy Clark's now the one who's slowing down the carbon tax, while John Horgan wants to raise it and spend the money

Letter: Tough vacation rental enforcement needed

City of Revelstoke needs to have tough enforcement policies on vacation rentals

  • Apr 13th, 2017

On Revelstoke: 11 takeaways from this year’s budget process

Editor Alex Cooper looks at the City of Revelstoke's budget, with the deadline for public comment coming up on April 18.

BC Green Party policy still in daycare

Extending kindergarten to four- and three-year-olds, free child care, paying parents to stay home adds up to a fantasy

  • Apr 11th, 2017

BC VIEWS: Forest policies need to add up

Log exports to China have surged along with lumber sales, which are far more valuable and keep sawmills going

  • Apr 4th, 2017

MLA Report: Citizens here want to make sure their voice is heard

Norm Macdonald writes his final MLA Report after serving 12 years as the representative for Columbia River-Revelstoke

BC VIEWS: Politicians can’t direct innovation

Ottawa has more than 140 programs to encourage innovation, and B.C. is getting on the bandwagon

  • Mar 28th, 2017

Letter: Mayor using “unwritten rules” on vacation rentals

The message seems to be if you want to stay in business illegally, go with Revelstoke Vacation Rentals, writes Michael Brooks-Hill

  • Mar 27th, 2017

Letter: Truck companies need to be held responsible

The number of fatalities on the Highway 1 east and west of Revelstoke is atrocious. It is also preventable, writes Shendra Kelly

  • Mar 27th, 2017

BC VIEWS: A graveyard of political visions

BC Liberals as cynical as ever, Greens and NDP target industry with endangered species legislation

  • Mar 21st, 2017

BC VIEWS: Bonus baths for B.C. seniors

Health Minister Terry Lake blames Ottawa for delay in increasing care home staff, but that doesn't add up