Glenn Mitchell

Powerful play deserves bigger audience

Debra Bob’s play at Powerhouse explores residential schools legacy

Road work continues

Crews will be working on Kal Lake Road

Delays on Pottery Road

Crews will be working on Pottery Road between 15 Street and the City border on April 20.

MITCHELL’S MUSINGS: Enjoying a winter holiday

A vacation in warmer climes wasn’t in the cards this winter for various reasons I won’t get into

MITCHELL’S MUSINGS: Irony is a cruel teacher

You know how karma has a way of biting you in the butt, even though you know better?

MITCHELL’S MUSINGS: It’s a random thing

OK, when is it actually cold outside? Well, like most things in life it’s a relative thing.

MITCHELL’S MUSINGS: Winging it, once again

Managing editor Glenn Mitchell's final column of 2016

MITCHELL’S MUSINGS: Trying to figure it out

Managing editor Glenn Mitchell would like to watch news on news channels like CNN, other than daily Donald Trump updates

MITCHELL’S MUSINGS: The key to downsizing

Our neighbourhood mail box was updated last week so we were issued a new set of keys

MITCHELL’S MUSINGS: Ready for the top job?

A well-placed tape recorder somehow picked up the following conversation following the U.S. election....

MITCHELL’S MUSINGS: It’s raining again

Bits and bites from the world around us such as it is and at times it seems to get crazier and crazier...

MITCHELL’S MUSINGS: An untimely rant

I’ve chosen this year’s Thanksgiving Day weekend to rant about a few First World problems that have been bugging me


Just completed another successful pilgrimage to Victoria to take the oldest son and his stuff back to UVic

MITCHELL’S MUSINGS: Study adds to debate

“New research from UBC suggests there may be some truth to the belief that marijuana use causes laziness – at least in rats.”

MITCHELL’S MUSINGS: Olympics worth keeping

Back among the living after two weeks of holidays, and here’s what I learned from getting away from it all....

MITCHELL’S MUSINGS: Dialing into reality, virtually

Pokémon Go craze not such a bad thing, but then again keeping us connected to the already essential cell phone

MITCHELL’S MUSINGS: Getting it right

I’ve got a recycling story for you and no it’s not complaining about the blue box system or anything like that

MITCHELL’S MUSINGS: The maple leaf forever?

Here’s a true or false extravaganza all about the red and white and maple syrup.

MITCHELL’S MUSINGS: A multiple-choice world

It’s time to clean out the cobwebs in the back of the brain and head for the beach with a clear mind


My claim to fame as a kid, at least in my mind, was that I had the same birthday as Mr. Hockey, Gordie Howe