Mining memories of mining families

A long-time resident of Balfour on Kootenay Lake, the late Shirley Stainton (at left, with brother Ray) has left behind a heartfelt memoir of West Kootenay working class lives, reviewed by Sylvia Crooks. FULL STORY

Essays

Nobel Mike

UBC’s Michael Smith became a co-recipient of the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1993 for discovering site-directed mutagenesis – a… FULL STORY

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