Our precious planet?

“If a tree falls in the forest, can you hear it?” — Bruce Cockburn They say an environmentalist is a guy who has a cabin...
Image by Anushka Nagji

Better environmental safeguards needed after Mt Polley spill

If you drive 370 kilometres north of Sun Peaks you’ll arrive on the shores of the picturesque and pristine Quesnel Lake — the source...

The fight to fund rural fire protection

For all the benefits of living in a rural area, there are some obvious compromises that have to be made. One of them is...

Handling tragedy in a small town

Publisher's Note: To say it was an intense winter to be in Sun Peaks would be an accurate statement. While the community has not been...

The political perspective on “deserving” and “getting”

“Maintiens le Droit.” RCMP motto roughly translated as: Uphold the Law. Canada’s unique in that it’s a country where the national police force is a...