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Sacrificing farmland for climate change

!Ranch for sale at Horsefly in the Cariboo. Quesnel Mayor Bob Simpson says Horsefly and Likely are the latest areas of interest to buy land to plant trees for European carbon offsets. - Horseflyrealty.ca
  • updated May 19, 2015 at 9:28 AM

Quesnel mayor disputes claim that farms and ranches bought up for tree planting are only marginal or abandoned properties

A Glimmer of Hope

  • updated May 13, 2015 at 9:22 AM

Ruth Altendorf's third and final column on her experience during the end of the Second World War

Is the Orange Tsunami headed west?

  • posted May 12, 2015 at 9:00 AM

John Horgan is celebrating Rachel Notley's NDP win in Alberta. We'll see if it's a trend or a cautionary tale for voters

Miracle on the Bridge

  • posted May 6, 2015 at 11:00 AM

Part two of three in Harrison columnist's experiences at the end of WWII

Time for teachers to question union

  • updated May 5, 2015 at 11:18 AM

BCTF president Jim Iker continues the rhetoric from last year's strike, despite a devastating loss at appeal court

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