Columnists

Naturewise: tales of ravens and their tricks

Quoth the raven, ‘Nevermore.’

  • Mar 16th, 2018

COLUMN: Why fans should continue watching the Canucks

After a tough season, Vancouver fans have promise for remaining 11 games

Sexists are like cottonmouths, hiding in the swamp

Press for Progress…hold someone’s head under the water

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Can't erase history by tearing down statues: McKenna
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Getting closer to pot-based medical products for pets
Dolphin rescue on Vancouver Island

COLUMN: The end of the video store era

Today it’s difficult if not impossible to find a video store in many communities

B.C. VIEWS: These are taxing times for our new NDP government

Businesses, non-profits, local governments are feeling the pinch of payroll tax

COLUMN: A Dahl-icious reading challenge for spring break

If you are looking to create some lickswishy memories, pop into the Summerland Library

  • Mar 11th, 2018

OPINION: Health sector behind on women’s rights

The CEO of B.C. Women’s Hospital says the health sector has a long ways to go

  • Mar 8th, 2018

Thoughts on daycare – the good, the bad and the ugly

Experiences can range from rat poison to Jurassic Park

LETTER: Development should have been in town

Development at Banks Crescent location might not be over yet

  • Mar 6th, 2018

Star Gazing: A non-magnetic Earth?

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

  • Mar 6th, 2018

GUEST COLUMN: Summerland Museum helps uncover family stories

Discovering local history can also inspire us to improve, both individually and together

B.C. VIEWS: Protest industry prepares for war against Alberta oil

Leaked document describes ‘swarm’ and ‘hive’ anti-pipeline strategy

B.C. VIEWS: Our not-so-New Democrats don’t rock the boat

Finance Minister Carole James takes the wheel, steers similar course

COLUMN: The lingering effects of bullying

Someone had reached out to make amends for what had happened

COLUMN: A peek into the forbidden

If books were removed based on what some people didn’t like, there would be many bare shelves

  • Feb 23rd, 2018

Nature Wise: Nature photography contest opens soon

South Okanagan Naturalists’ Club nature photo contest open residents of the RDOS

  • Feb 22nd, 2018

COLUMN: Benning stands firm on Gudbranson, will keep him with Canucks until 2021

Canucks opt to not trade the 26-year-old defenseman, but sign him to multi-year deal

B.C. VIEWS: Subsidy supercluster settles in B.C.

Ottawa, Victoria add to their overlapping ‘innovation’ budgets

GUEST COLUMN: In the midst of a sexual revolution

The “Me Too” and “Time’s Up” movements bring to light the sexual harassment and abuse of women

  • Feb 18th, 2018

Opinion: Seriously Kim? We have the right to bare arms

A Princeton reporter reacts after a former Canadian prime minister says women should cover up on TV