Editorial

Three to view for two seats on Greenwood city council

Voting will take place on June 18. An advance voting date has not yet been announced.

Winn family home dedicated

Well-wishers gathered on Sunday in Rock Creek for a Habitat for Humanity Southeast BC dedication of a new home.

Traffic stop leads to arrest, drugs, guns and more

A 29-year-old Midway man remains in custody and faces multiple charges.

Shaping the future together

National Victims of Crime Awareness Week - April 19-25, 2015

Stop digging the hole

School trustees in BC are pushing Victoria to consult with local boards on public education decisions.

Time to step up

Both Citizens on Patrol and West Boundary Road Rescue are looking for members - both offer a way to contribute to the community.

Let them play!

"Unplug the screen and head outside to play," Mom said.
"What's outside; what's play?", asked little Alfred.

Criminals have worn out welcome

Whoever is responsible for the recent outbreak of property thefts should consider moving on – they have clearly worn out their welcome.

Legislation Regrettable

Canada’s implementing legislation on cluster munitions has a big loophole that seriously weakens the international treaty.

Volunteers should be insured

Bureaucrats counting beans need reminding that cutting a few dollars on safety is bad economics that costs more in the end.

The power of language

People from across the West Boundary dined out to support the BCSS Grade 11/12 French class exchange trip to Quebec.

Government ends claw-back

THe rich get richer -- as the BC government gives the wealthy disproportionately more than children whose families are on welfare.

BCSS girls having fine season

Sports programs in a small school show success because of the heart and passion of the players and coaches.

There’s hope the trail will achieve its potential

The need to ensure ongoing basic maintenance of local rail corridor trails should take precedance over questions of access and use.

Sky is falling

Shades of the Terminator. Life imitates art as we creep closer to the day machines are given control.

‘He is us’

We need to focus on building skills and knowledge that leverage peace & cooperation in our communities.

A good sense of community the norm

Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success. ~ Henry Ford

Talk about a historical document

All bylaws or works undertaken by local government must be consistent with their OCP - time to update the 1996 OCP for Greenwood.

Don’t forget about HIV and AIDS

Stephen Lewis argues that the international aid pie needs to get bigger when faced with new and emerging crisis.

Merry Christmas

When offence is taken because the word Christmas isn't or isn't used as a greeting - well folks ,,, It's wintertime - chill.