Columnists

Star Gazing: Everything you need to know about Mercury

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

  • Nov 14th, 2017

GUEST COLUMN: The importance of Remembrance Day

A Summerland veteran reflects on what Nov. 11 means to him

  • Nov 13th, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: Dam decision a big test for NDP

Alternatives to completing Site C not pleasant for John Horgan

Star Gazing: Piecing together the solar system

Astronomer Ken Tapping from the Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory in Penticton

  • Nov 7th, 2017

Okanagan Taste: Hot drinks for the cold season

It seemed appropriate, as I reach for a tissue, to come up with hot drinks for the cold season

  • Nov 6th, 2017
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Tackling the Canadian Forces' physical fitness test
    Reena Remembered: 20 years later
      Reena Virk's father speaks to Reena's legacy
        Explosion clears salmon passage

          B.C. VIEWS: The limits of Indigenous rights

          Jumbo Glacier Resort decision a harsh lesson for John Horgan

          MP Report: Details on the proposed national park

          Richard Cannings is a member of the NDP and the South Okanagan-West Kootenay riding MP

          • Nov 6th, 2017

          COLUMN: Why a poppy? The meaning behind the famous flower

          After World War I, most English speaking countries had adopted the poppy to commemorate veterans

          • Nov 5th, 2017

          COLUMN: The growing chasm between wealth and poverty

          Wealth inequality was a significant factor in the Russian Revolution on Nov. 7 and 8, 1917

          Michaels: What should the university do to engage more local students?

          University gets close examination from one of its profs

          B.C. VIEWS: Myths of our marine environment

          MLA Lana Popham a long-time salmon farm protester

          GUEST COLUMN: A monk who changed the world

          Martin Luther’s 95 Theses, posted on Oct. 31, 1517, changed the church, politics and culture

          • Oct 29th, 2017

          GUEST COLUMN: B.C. should learn from Norway’s example

          B.C. salmon farming pioneer returns from European tour

          • Oct 25th, 2017

          Star Gazing: Colliding stars

          Astronomer Ken Tapping with the NRC’s Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory, Penticton

          • Oct 24th, 2017

          B.C. VIEWS: Horgan fumbles salmon farm threat

          Agriculture Minister Lana Popham falls for propaganda

          COLUMN: Time to address past mistakes

          A revised citizenship oath and a federal apology are necessary and long overdue.

          Okanagan Taste: Snacks and what to pair with them

          Your guide to for the go-to snacks and beverage pairings for sports season

          • Oct 21st, 2017

          Auntie Says: Don’t bring your dope to my house

          Don’t judge me and I won’t judge you, but if you try and smoke at my house, you’ll be asked to leave

          • Oct 20th, 2017

          Michaels: The case for a little less #MeToo and a little more, ‘it’s them’

          It shouldn’t be women’s responsibility to continually point out the prevalence of predatory behaviour.