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Grizzly hunt ban aims at cities

John Horgan’s NDP rushes announcement to raise money

Grizzly hunt ban aims at cities

John Horgan’s NDP rushes announcement to raise money

Burnett: An ideal time for planting fall bulbs

With cooler weather on the way, plants and grass can thrive in the fall

  • Aug 20th, 2017

OPINION: Battle against intolerance will be fought in history classrooms

A complete accounting of the past – not platitudes – is our best weapon against racist mistruths

Michaels: Children already know so much more than their adult counterparts

Navigating the world with a little person at your side is more complicated than they say.

BC VIEWS: Notes from the forest fire zone

Media hype aside, this is not the worst fire season ever

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Michaels: Contemplating the ‘new normal’

This warmer, smokier planet is making for a real bummer summer

Suzuki: A healthy environment is our right

Canada should recognize the right to a healthy environment in its Constitution

  • Aug 4th, 2017

Common sense lacking

  • Aug 4th, 2017

Living Well: Smoke free places are a breath of fresh air

Cigarette smoke, second-hand smoke, interferes with our enjoyment of outdoor public spaces

  • Jul 31st, 2017

Suzuki: Local action needed to resolve world’s biggest problems

David Suzuki says humans are amazing but our ability to embrace shared values has been challenging

  • Jul 31st, 2017

Letter: Deer culls don’t work; education needed

Former Kelowna SPCA manager and Upper Mission resident responds to petition for deer cull

  • Jul 30th, 2017

Steele: Experiment with watering in your garden

Now is a great time to evaluate your landscape and to check how each plant is managing

  • Jul 29th, 2017

Taylor: The life cycle of our dream home

Lake Country columnist Jim Taylor talks the evolution of a home in his weekly column

Of Prime Interest: Will you be able to qualify for a mortgage?

In addition to the new mortgage rules, rates have also increased in the past few weeks

  • Jul 29th, 2017

Michaels: This is a safe community … mostly

“It is how a community deals with all these ever-moving elements that dictates its trajectory.”

Schell: Fooding around in the Okanagan

An insider’s guide to Okanagan food

  • Jul 28th, 2017

Star gazing: Hit by objects from space

Earth is moving deeper and deeper into a stream of meteors

  • Jul 25th, 2017

B.C. unions, protesters move up

John Horgan government pleases labour, environmentalists

Science Matters: Plastic straws suck

David Suzuki says Americans discard 500 million straws every day, or more than 180 billion a year

  • Jul 23rd, 2017