Columnists

Anglers anxious to get back out on the water

Shuswap Outdoors by Hank Shelley

  • Apr 2, 2019

Salmon Arm’s population, building permits booming

Council Report by Coun. Chad Eliason

  • Apr 1, 2019

Column: Building more, bigger, better – can we afford it?

The View From Here/Martha Wickett

  • Apr 1, 2019
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RCMP Salmon Arm Church of Christ
Fire department, plane
Unveiling of Salmon Arm Innovation Centre's new name
Bird houses installed along Salmon Arm's Foreshore Trail

Kootnekoff: Employee entitlement to view personnel file

Does an employee in the private sector have a right to see…

B.C. VIEWS: Is the NDP giving away our natural gas reserves?

Andrew Weaver again denounces the government he put in power

The key to catching fish is being in the right place at the right time

The Great Outdoors/James Murray

  • Mar 30, 2019

COLUMN: Good people, bad people and guns

Do strict gun regulations open the door to mass shootings?

COLUMN: Making the call to cut the cord

Cost of a keeping a landline makes little sense in 2019

  • Mar 27, 2019

COLUMN: Smart phone too powerful a tool to yank from students’ hands

Rather than ban them from schools, let’s teach kids to harness their phone’s power and use it properly

  • Mar 25, 2019

Dying of embarrassment: Asking for a Naloxone kit in a small B.C. town

Naloxone is free for everyone, amid an opioid overdose epidemic killing thousands

Kootnekoff: R v. Sidhu, was he asleep?

Driver in Humboldt crash wasn’t distracted at time of collision with bus,…

B.C. VIEWS: The hijacking of our education system gathers speed

Children taught to strike and shout fringe far-left demands

COLUMN: Getting to the truth in a trial

A decision of the B.C. Court of Appeal from more than half a century ago sheds light on those questions

  • Mar 21, 2019

Column: Clearing the waters on muddy tasting fish

Great Outdoors by James Murray

  • Mar 20, 2019

Column: Construction building the Shuswap’s economy

Shuswap Passion by Jim Cooperman

  • Mar 19, 2019

Keep more tax dollars in town, and do without the wood splitters

In Plain View by Lachlan Labere

  • Mar 18, 2019

Kootnekoff: What’s age got to do with it?

Is age relevant in dismissals? Under Canadian common law, an employer is…

B.C. VIEWS: NDP’s manufactured farmland crisis dies on the vine

Farmers no longer ‘persons’ to the Agricultural Land Commission

Morton: Arming children with language to combat predators

During the interview of a lifetime with Tarana Burke, founder of the…

COLUMN: I can recite E=mc², but I’m no Einstein

Knowing the famous equation is not the same as understanding what it means