Columnists

Stargazing: Lights in the sky

Ken Tapping, astronomer with the National Research Council’s Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory

  • Jul 11th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Do we need another layer of green government oversight?

Foresters, engineers may not be trusted to act ethically

COLUMN: When news media outlets are targeted

The murder of one journalist, anywhere in the world, affects us all

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Dolphin rescue on Vancouver Island

COLUMN: Awkward and awesome: building creative minds

The latest trend among the pre-teen generation is coding and robotics

  • Jul 4th, 2018

GUEST COLUMN: Spirit of love and friendship united 1959 grads

Ted Hannah reflects on his graduation in 1959 and offers suggestions to the grads of 2018

  • Jul 4th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Cannabis Day celebration put off until October

Another government monopoly, what could go wrong?

COLUMN: Don’t judge a man by his limbs

One-armed reporter takes up boxing

Stargazing: Little green men

Perhaps fortunately, a non-alien theory for these objects was already available.

  • Jun 27th, 2018

COLUMN: B.C. mayor takes on Trump

Summerland Mayor Peter Waterman calls statements Trump disturbing

  • Jun 27th, 2018

COLUMN: Populism puts democracy under attack

Summerland Mayor Peter Waterman considers statements and comments by U.S. President Donald Trump

  • Jun 27th, 2018

COLUMN: The art of the garage sale deal

Why would anyone haggle over a 25-cent price difference?

Yes, we could use a soft drink tax

NDP rejects useful tax advice because it’s not popular

Star Gazing: Using a large telescope

Ken Tapping, astronomer with the National Research Council’s Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory

  • Jun 21st, 2018

Unfiltered: IPAs explained with Cannery Brewing brewmaster

Checking out the new IPA created by Penticton brewery Cannery Brewing Company

Wineology: Bubbles, Bubbles, Bubbles cont.

Check out Okanagan sommelier Shanyn Ward’s new bi-weekly column

  • Jun 20th, 2018

Orphans of our urban drug culture neglected again

Child advocate Bernard Richard leaves B.C. with harsh message

‘I’d rather be anywhere else’

With cancer treatment set to begin, Chilliwack Progress reporter Jessica Peters has a few words of advice.

Stargazing: Understanding the Northern Lights

Ken Tapping, astronomer with the National Research Council’s Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory

  • Jun 12th, 2018

COLUMN: When the world needed a hero

Superman made his first appearance 80 years ago

COLUMN: Summerland council values local agriculture

Agriculture and agriculture-based businesses and services have long been a strong economic driver

  • Jun 11th, 2018