Opinion

A Jumbo mistake

It looks to me like the Liberals have decided to go against the will of the majority and implement the plans for the Jumbo Glacier Resort.

  • Dec 11th, 2012

Fernie Free Press Editorial

It seems the old tradition of making New Year’s Resolutions has gone out the window.

  • Jan 11th, 2012

April 6 – Letters to the editor

Opinions and ideas from around the area sent to us and shared with you.

  • Apr 13th, 2017
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        Editorial – Bear attractants

        This week's editorial discusses the issue of bears venturing into city limits.

        Editorial – The Spookiest Halloween

        The spookiest thing about October isn't Halloween - it's the weather.

        Editorial from The Free Press

        This week there are a couple of farewells to be made to very important people in town of Fernie.

        • Jun 29th, 2011

        Response to Bennett

        In Mr. Bennett's response to the Steelworkers' letter of November 15 he offered a remarkably irrelevant and speculative observation.

        • Dec 4th, 2012

        BC Green Party policy still in daycare

        Extending kindergarten to four- and three-year-olds, free child care, paying parents to stay home adds up to a fantasy

        • Apr 11th, 2017

        Chasing The Dream with Caleb Brown – April 6

        Free Press adventure writer, Caleb Brown, exposes a new aspect of Fernie living, every week.

        • Apr 10th, 2017

        March 30 – Letters to the editor

        Opinions and ideas from around the area sent to us and shared with you.

        • Apr 6th, 2017

        BC VIEWS: Forest policies need to add up

        Log exports to China have surged along with lumber sales, which are far more valuable and keep sawmills going

        • Apr 4th, 2017

        Is online justice a practical reality?

        Online small claim disputes could serve as a giant leap in efficiency for the judicial system, and I’m almost on board.

        BC VIEWS: Politicians can’t direct innovation

        Ottawa has more than 140 programs to encourage innovation, and B.C. is getting on the bandwagon

        • Mar 28th, 2017

        March 23 – Letters to the editor

        Opinions and ideas from around the area emailed to us and shared with you.

        • Mar 28th, 2017

        BC VIEWS: A graveyard of political visions

        BC Liberals as cynical as ever, Greens and NDP target industry with endangered species legislation

        • Mar 21st, 2017

        March 16 – Letters to the editor

        Opinions and ideas from around the area, emailed to us and shared with you.

        • Mar 20th, 2017

        March 9 – Letters to the editor

        Opinions and ideas from around the area, emailed to us and shared with you.

        • Mar 15th, 2017

        O’Leary is too interesting

        One of this country’s proudest traditions is a long history of boring politics.

        BC VIEWS: Bonus baths for B.C. seniors

        Health Minister Terry Lake blames Ottawa for delay in increasing care home staff, but that doesn't add up

        Volunteers step up to make Griz Days a success

        Without volunteers, it would be nothing but chaos but we don’t see all the hard work that goes into the making of Griz Days.