Profile of Russell Wangersky

Russell Wangersky is TC Media’s Atlantic Regional columnist. He can be reached at russell.wangersky@tc.tc. His column appears on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays in Transcontinental’s daily papers.

All articles of Russell Wangersky

  • Wish you were here

    You can see where the water stopped. Or at least, where the water stopped being co-operative. And after that, a lot of other things had to stop, ...

  • Gone fishin'

    There's a great leap between spring and summer here, and for the life of me, I can never actually pinpoint the week where it takes place. One ...

  • Salmon charms and dreams

    July is racing towards us now, when the dragonfly larvae finally crawl up from the bottom and let their skins harden and split in the sun. Then, ...

  • Trading on insider information

    Of all the commodities that spin around our modern world, information is probably the most valuable - because, with information, you can ...

  • The call of the open (dirt) road

    I love dirt roads. I always have. I like the pull of them at the back of the truck when you swing around turns, the roostertail of dust out ...

  • On shooting first, and asking questions later

    Sometimes things wing their way into your inbox that make you think that logical thought has flown out the window, and that, when it comes to ...

  • Briefing notes and busy work

    I'm willing to save you from reading hundreds of pages of transcripts from the Cameron inquiry, particularly the testimony of two members of ...

  • Toll too high

    Where the old railbed curls through Port Rexton, it's easy to walk on the packed stone ballast and imagine what it would have been like to have ...

  • Signpost to amazing places

    It pains me to do this. Yes, it pains me, because these are places that are so private they feel like they belong to me. But I'll share them with ...

  • Do as I say, not as I do

    First, a mea culpa. After describing John Furneaux's achievement of reaching the top of Mount Everest in a column last week, I mistakenly ...