Columnists

B.C. VIEWS: Pipeline dispute highlights need for clarity

As the B.C. treaty process grinds on, uncertainty remains

Kootnekoff: Problematic experts in legal proceedings

Canadian courts are increasingly scrutinizing proposed experts for potential biases

Pawsative Pups: You have a new puppy, now what?

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

  • Feb 21, 2020

COLUMN: Losing and winning a book battle

Recalling a time when outraged parents spoke out against a book on the school curriculum

COLUMN: Acknowledging the freedom to read

We provide full access to material that some might find objectionable

  • Feb 21, 2020

Brad Paisley breaks my achy heart

Brad Paisley does not want to be my friend, it seems. And…

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Morning Start: February 25, 2020
Kelowna-based rescue team comes back from Australia
Morning Start: February 24, 2020
Swinging with the Stars- Team Crimson

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

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

Kootnekoff: Valentine’s Day and office romances

Being romantically involved with a coworker isn’t illegal but can be problematic

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

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: Models of care have varied greatly between ICBC and WorkSafe

Fighting to prove serious injuries doesn’t help anybody

MP’s report: Questions about tax changes and soft wood lumber

Kelowna-Lake Country MP Tracy Gray says federal tax changes are harming small business

  • Feb 10, 2020

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

As delays continue, costs climb and confusion reigns

Kootnekoff: Changing an employment contract requires consideration

What are the risks involved in fixed term employment contracts?

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