Columnists

B.C. VIEWS: Few clouds on Horgan’s horizon

Horgan’s biggest challenge in the remainder of his term will be to keep the economy humming along

Kootnekoff: Insurer pays after egregious breach of good faith, denial of LTD benefits

A B.C. Supreme Court rules against another long term disability provider

COLUMN: Choosing a face to show the world

It will not be easy to select the face to display on Canada’s new $5 bill

MITCHELL’S MUSINGS: Ethical errors proving costly for baseball

Paltry punishment, gag orders opposite of what’s needed; house cleaning, real justice in order

  • Jan 17, 2020

HERGOTT: Traffic related crashes and the courtroom

Lawyer Paul Hergott writes about traffic related incidents in his latest column

  • Jan 14, 2020

Pawsative Pups: Why are we afraid to treat our dogs?

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

  • Jan 14, 2020
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Okanagan residents rally in support of Wet'suwet'en Nation

Local Lizzie: Ways to heal from a broken heart

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

  • Jan 13, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Finding hope for B.C.’s salmon

Is enough being done to save the iconic species?

Kootnekoff: SuperBowl commercials, mail carriers’ safety and Canadian administrative law

Part two of three of recent administrative law decisions by the Supreme Court of Canada

EDITORIAL: Bearing the tax burden

Budgets are determined by considering the amount of money a municipal government will need

  • Jan 9, 2020

HAWTHORNE: The missing piece of the weight loss puzzle?

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

  • Jan 8, 2020

DYER: Let’s focus on plastic straws

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

  • Jan 7, 2020

HERGOTT: Blind hazards in traffic

Lawyer Paul Hergott finishes part three of a three part series

  • Jan 7, 2020

Kootnekoff: New analytical framework for administrative law cases

The Supreme Court of Canada recently released three much anticipated administrative law decisions

Spark Joy: A goodnight’s sleep

Barb and Wendy at Simply Spark Joy help you to create a clutter free home on the Black Press Media

  • Jan 6, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Magnetic interest in latest property prices

In recent years, property owners have pored over assessments much more closely

COLUMN: Newspaper comic strips reflect real life

Insights and observations can be found in the comic strips

  • Jan 3, 2020

Don’t let power loss zap sense of hope for 2020

AT RANDOM: Snowstorm left many in the dark, but also shed some light

HERGOTT: Don’t believe in blind luck while driving

Lawyer Paul Hergott’s latest column

  • Dec 31, 2019

COLUMN: Watching my language as English changes

Words and writing styles have been evolving over the years