Opinion

Okanagan Towns: Here’s your slingshot, go for it

Kristy Dyer is a new columnist to Black Press Media who writes about sustainability and environment

  • Feb 20, 2020

COLUMN: Democracies don’t always have to agree

In no democratic system of governance is there ever 100 per cent agreement on any issue

  • Feb 19, 2020

EDITORIAL: Revisiting cannabis regulations

Recent retail license application has brought up concerns about present policy in Summerland

  • Feb 19, 2020

HERGOTT: Driving while intoxicated

Paul Hergott is a personal injury lawyer based in West Kelowna

  • Feb 19, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Inaction on pipeline protests not a viable response

Columnist Frank Bucholtz on how the Coastal GasLink pipeline dispute got so bad

HAWTHORNE: Willpower versus motivation, part 2

Personal trainer Sean Hawthorne asks, if we know what to do, then why don’t we do it?

  • Feb 14, 2020
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Galloway: No ‘effing’ beige

Columnist Jules Galloway is the founder/owner of Evolve Design| Build

  • Feb 13, 2020

HAWTHORNE: Willpower versus motivation

Personal trainer Sean Hawthorne asks, if we know what to do, then why don’t we do it?

  • Feb 13, 2020

COLUMN: Safer Internet Day focuses on respectful communication

European initiative examines fake news, promotes empathy and exposes online hate

COLUMN: Are all Canadian energy projects equal?

I am hearing concerns over protests at the B.C. legislature over the Coastal GasLink LNG pipeline

  • Feb 12, 2020

COLUMN: Models of care have varied greatly between ICBC and WorkSafe

Fighting to prove serious injuries doesn’t help anybody

EDITORIAL: Black History Month stamp a reminder that there’s more to the story

A Canada Post stamp for Black History Month represents inadequate understanding of Canada’s past

  • Feb 6, 2020

LETTER: Improvements needed in health communications

The ability for patients to communicate virtually with their health care provider will save time

  • Feb 11, 2020

LETTER: Do not approve Teck Frontier mine

The Teck Frontier mine, the world’s largest tar pit/landscape disruption must not go ahead

  • Feb 11, 2020

COLUMN: Craft explosion at the library

Here at the library, we strive to create an environment where you can foster your creativity

  • Feb 11, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: The glacial pace of resource development

As delays continue, costs climb and confusion reigns

Dyer: Bunker cannabis is the opposite of green

Kristy Dyer is a new columnist to Black Press Media who writes about the environment

  • Feb 7, 2020

Local Lizzie: Coffee shops in the Okanagan

Lizzie Skelton is a UBC Okanagan student who writes a column for Black Press

  • Feb 5, 2020

COLUMN: Passing legislation in a minority parliament

It is interesting to note that this minority Parliament is the 14th…

Pawsative Pups: Positive training, what is it?

Lisa Davies is a new columnist for Black Press who writes about dog training

  • Feb 5, 2020