Columnists

Learning he was homeless, I invited him for coffee and Linda’s cookies.

Unpacking the realities of addiction

  • Jul 20, 2018

Tara’s Tee Box: How to stop slicing the golf ball

“The simplest way to correct A SLICE is to understand how to swing in balance from start to finish.”

Kervin’s Corner: Piece of Port Hardy history – the carrot campaign

Provincial politicians back then, as the plaque puts it, dangled promises of a highway.

  • Jul 19, 2018
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Sharon Hamlyn completes cancer awareness ride from Victoria to Port Hardy
North Island Bantam Eagles Tier 3 Championships highlight reel
Oscar Hickes Memorial Hockey Tournament 40th anniversary
Mass funerals begin after deadly Sri Lanka attacks

Fishin’ Corner: The Deserters Group is a pretty good early chinook producer

“This year salmon fishing has been pretty good, with the average size spring around 20-25 lbs.”

B.C. VIEWS: Making private health care illegal again

Adrian Dix battles to maintain Cuba-style medical monopoly

A Brush with Henschel: Wishin’ he was fishin’

This is a great painting season for me; the long, summer sunsets drawing me like a moth to a flame.

B.C. VIEWS: Do we need another layer of green government oversight?

Foresters, engineers may not be trusted to act ethically

Kervin’s Corner: District of Port Hardy’s property tax hike ranks fourth highest across the island

The District imposed a tax structure placing a $2,908 property tax burden on homeowners.

  • Jul 5, 2018

Tyson’s Thoughts: Time out, let’s honour coaches

I wrote this in honour of a coach who literally taught me about what it means to be a man.

B.C. VIEWS: Cannabis Day celebration put off until October

Another government monopoly, what could go wrong?

EDITORIAL: Surviving single-use plastics

Small changes can make a big difference

A Brush with Henschel: Low tide – Nimmo Bay

Not all paintings flow as successfully as this one but you can attribute it to the locale.

Tyson’s Thoughts: Why no hard questions, Hank?

Maybe Port Hardy council should pass a bylaw prohibiting Q&A’s at the end of council meetings?

COLUMN: Don’t judge a man by his limbs

One-armed reporter takes up boxing

COLUMN: B.C. mayor takes on Trump

Summerland Mayor Peter Waterman calls statements Trump disturbing

  • Jun 27, 2018

Yes, we could use a soft drink tax

NDP rejects useful tax advice because it’s not popular

Kervin’s Corner: Eye sore or tourist attraction? District of Port Hardy to display windmill blade anyway

Do you like the idea of putting up the windmill blade on display in Port Hardy?

  • Jun 23, 2018

A Brush with Henschel: Tide’s table

“Painting in such an environment, a place that makes your heart race while it soothes your soul.”

  • Jun 22, 2018

Tyson’s Thoughts: Windmill blade display a good idea for Port Hardy?

Rotary is clearly a powerful entity, and it’s interesting to see how they interact with council.