Drive safely, arrive alive

Dear Editor: Winter season has appeared, and we should all prepare for winter driving conditions on the Tod Mountain Road. As a resident of the...

The upper house needs renos

“Publish and be damned!” — Duke of Wellington daring a blackmailer. In the olden days, politicians, monarchs and autocrats could and would use their power...

Snowless Kamloops doesn’t mean it melted in Sun Peaks

Dear Kamloops, winter isn’t over yet. Officially, winter doesn’t actually end until March 20, but it appears spring is in the air in Canada’s Tournament...

Volunteer fire halls backbone of rural service

When we think of crews battling wildfires, we tend to envision B.C. Wildfire Service firefighters dropping into the midst of the action with helicopters...

Giant hogweed concern

Dear Editor, As you’re probably aware, the national media has been advising Canadians of the necessity to beware of coming into contact with giant hogweed,...