Columnists

Star gazing: Looking at the moon

Ken Tapping is an astronomer with the NRC’s Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory, Penticton

  • May 25th, 2017

COLUMN: Deadline approaching for 10-Minute Play Contest

The Ryga Festival is looking to get more local talent on stage through the contest.

  • May 24th, 2017

COLUMN: Not just a problem of voter apathy

More than two out of five B.C. voters did not cast ballots

Standing up to staged tent squatters

Communities fight back against ‘travelling circus’ for media

Auntie Says: Let’s have a chat

New columnist Auntie Says doesn’t shy away from difficult discussions

  • May 21st, 2017

GUEST COLUMN: To see or not to see

Visual disability has been an opportunity to grow

  • May 17th, 2017
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Election 2017: The fallout of the final ballots
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Locals remind visitors of sea lion danger after viral video
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Arnold Lim Tour de Rock vlog episode 1: The Observatory Hill
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COLUMN: Programs introduce children to music

Here’s a chance to get involved helping kids with music

  • May 17th, 2017

COLUMN: For the birds

Community shows plenty of interest in birds and birdwatching

  • May 17th, 2017

ELECTION 2017: This is your election on TV

Campaigns are no time to discuss serious issues

Stargazing: Campfires in the cosmic dark

Ken Tapping is an astronomer with the NRC’s Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory, Penticton

  • May 16th, 2017

COLUMN: An online lie continues to spread

A list of statistics about federal government pensions and wages does not add up

ELECTION 2017: Unstable minority unlikely to last

Greens’ Andrew Weaver will want to see carbon tax increased

Getting ‘big money’ out of B.C. politics

It’s not as simple as banning corporate, union donations

Getting ‘big money’ out of B.C. politics

It’s not as simple as banning corporate, union donations

Can we get ‘big money’ out of B.C. politics?

Christy Clark’s money machine, third parties roll on

Star Gazing: Cassini’s Odyssey

If the spacecraft survives, in September it will be controlled to enter Saturn’s atmosphere

  • May 9th, 2017

Tech Talk: The coding curriculum

It’s an exciting time in education in our province

  • May 8th, 2017

COLUMN: An evening of spoken word entertainment

This Saturday, May 6 Summerland has a chance to enjoy an evening of Stories, Poetry and Pie

  • May 3rd, 2017

COLUMN: Not your typical princess

I was a shy 16-year-old and the pageant process put me out of my comfort zone

  • May 3rd, 2017

COLUMN: Summerland businesses looking for a change

There are a number of exciting new products and services being offered this year in our community

  • May 3rd, 2017