Opinion

Star Gazing: The first spiral galaxies

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

  • Mar 21st, 2018
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Fire at golf course in Chemainus
JP Hoe concert in Ladysmith
Million Dollar Quartet at Chemainus Theatre
Man amazed to film shrieking lynx at close range

Star Gazing: A non-magnetic Earth?

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

  • Mar 18th, 2018

LETTERS: Two views of oil pipeline protests

U.S. and other petroleum-rich countries aren’t cutting production

B.C. VIEWS: Speculation tax, cabin tax or asset tax?

Targeting empty homes seems confused and ineffective

Column: Attending a Japanese wedding reception

Japanese marriage celebration a mix of eastern and western influences

  • Mar 17th, 2018

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

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

EDITORIAL: Outstanding efforts

Awards highlighted local businesses and individuals working to make Summerland a better place

  • Mar 10th, 2018

Q&A: Rally for Resources responds to B.C. anti-development protests

Skeena MLA Ellis Ross says outside influences are ‘like a really bad Hollywood movie’

LETTER: Thanks for help after fall

A young lady drove by, stopped her car and asked if I had hurt myself

  • Mar 10th, 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