Columnists

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

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
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Orcas in Ladysmith Harbour
Gil Penalosa in Cowichan
Near head-on crash
10-year anniversary of Lindsay Buziak murder

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.

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

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

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.

B.C. VIEWS: Salmon farm smear campaign sinks

John Horgan, Lana Popham have to face reality now

Star Gazing: Iron is important stuff

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

  • Oct 17th, 2017

Don’t be a statistic: Stay safe this fall

Fall is known as a bad time for pedestrian accidents in Kelowna and across the Sourthern Interior

  • Oct 17th, 2017

GUEST COLUMN: The Art of War, Thanksgiving dinner edition

Know the enemy and know yourself, and you need not fear the result of a hundred turkey dinners

B.C. VIEWS: Getting past the homeless rhetoric

Politicians treat citizens protecting neighbourhoods as the problem

Okanagan Taste: The academics of B.C. wine

A number of wine-geek education opportunities in the Okanagan

  • Oct 6th, 2017