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B.C. VIEWS: Salmon farm smear campaign sinks

John Horgan, Lana Popham have to face reality now

Suzuki: It’s time to nix neonics

These new findings restate the need to stop all mass-scale systemic pesticide use

  • Oct 12th, 2017

The best policy, and the easiest

Lake Country columnist Jim Taylor talks about the power of truth and why people lie

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

Michaels: Tragedy is best served without conspiracies

Conspiracy theorists are undermining the very basis of the society we live in.

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      Star Gazing: How many Earths?

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

      • Oct 3rd, 2017

      Hergott: Concern over waivers

      Lawyer Paul Hergott addresses the public saftey concern over waivers.

      • Oct 2nd, 2017

      B.C. VIEWS: Fanning fear of fire and flood

      Here’s real evidence for our record wildfire season

      OPINION: Salvage logging in fire zones is risky

      After a season of fires in Kelowna and across the province, what are the next steps

      • Oct 1st, 2017

      Environmentalism is a way of being, not a discipline

      What we need is humility. Clever as we are, nature is far more creativity

      • Sep 29th, 2017

      Star gazing: The edge of the universe

      The universe began about 14 billion years ago in an event that is called the “Big Bang”

      • Sep 27th, 2017

      B.C. VIEWS: Politicians loot public treasury

      John Horgan’s sudden reversal puts parties on welfare

      Fall boating: It takes a little more care

      With temperatures cooling, fall boating can bring on more challenges to Kelowna boaters

      Tech talk: Building a community

      Break the boundaries down and connect all the communities in B.C.

      • Sep 22nd, 2017

      Okanagan Taste: A bounty of fall events

      Allison Markin is the food and libations columnist for the Penticton Western News

      • Sep 22nd, 2017

      CO2 and food: Sacrificing quality for quantity

      Columnist David Suzuki talks about CO2 and what it does to plants

      • Sep 22nd, 2017

      Star gazing: The art and the science

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

      • Sep 19th, 2017

      B.C. VIEWS: Plucking the golden goose

      B.C. NDP, federal Liberals raise high-earner income tax to 50%

      Taylor: Time for a reality check

      Lake Country columnist Jim Taylor talks about the need for correction, in all facets

      • Sep 17th, 2017