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by Contributor on Monday Oct 13 2014

We are currently facing two pivotal moments in public education in British Columbia.

by City of Trail on Friday Jul 04 2014

The City of Trail is one step closer to extending its boundaries into Columbia Gardens (Electoral Area A). As of Wednesday, July 2, the city has officially received support from the property owners in the proposed extended region.  As directed by the province, a letter was sent to all residents who would be impacted by the extension.

by Murray Dobbin on Monday Jun 09 2014

For years Stephen Harper often seemed at war with his own government, so consistently critical were reviews by its various independent oversight agencies. It seems that at least one “independent” body, the Parliamentary Budget Office, is now a little more PMO-friendly.

by Alex Atamanenko MP on Wednesday Jun 04 2014

On June 3, BC Southern Interior MP, Alex Atamanenko hosted the Ottawa premiere of “The Change Agents”.

The evening was co-sponsored by the Citizens Climate Lobby, Ontario Chapter and saw more than 70 people in attendance, including 10 Members of Parliament.

by Contributor on Tuesday May 20 2014

Dear fellow New Democrat,

I am pleased to announce my official status as a nominee in the bid to become your New Democratic Party (NDP) candidate in the next federal election. I am very excited about this opportunity and I thank the NDP and the riding association for the prospect to seek the nomination to represent the new federal riding, South Okanagan West Kootenay.

by Trail Champion on Thursday May 08 2014

The Source/Champion are going to throw objectivity to the wind, and admit how delighted we are to introduce the newest member of our team, 21-year-old Tayla Scott.

She'll be serving a six-week internship, doing everything from writing to photography to new media management, and will cover a wide variety of topics, from community events to city council to the police beat.

by Contributor on Thursday Apr 24 2014

Dear Editor:

My husband and I are visiting Castlegar for the Easter weekend.

We went for a 2-km walk up West Broadwater Road. This is a picture of the garbage we picked up along side of the road in that short distance!

by Eileen Delehant... on Tuesday Feb 04 2014

Since 2005, Eileen Delehanty Pearkes has researched and explored the natural and human history of the rivers of the upper Columbia River Basin. 

by Andre Carrel on Thursday Jan 30 2014

The most recent court decision in the dispute between the British Columbia Teachers’ Federation (BCTF) and the provincial government is of historic importance to Canadians everywhere. My daughter and son-in-law are teachers, but that is not the reason for my interest in the case. The decision rendered by Madam Justice S.

by Eileen Delehant... on Sunday Jan 26 2014

The stage is being set for a showdown between Canada and the US over the post 2014 Columbia River Treaty as the two countries recently stated radically different visions for the upcoming renewal of the cross-border agreement.