Columnists

Star gazing: Mars – the Red Planet

Mars is part of our culture, currently of extreme scientific interest, and sufficiently like Earth

  • Dec 13th, 2017

DeHart: New downtown stop for unique beer and wine products

Kelowna hotelier Maxine DeHart takes a look at the local business scene in her weekly column

  • Dec 13th, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: B.C. Liberal battle getting bitter

Front-runners Andrew Wilkinson, Todd Stone target Dianne Watts

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Liberal leadership hopeful takes advantage of outside lane

Dianne Watts discusses motivation and priorities

  • Dec 9th, 2017

OPINION: Mandatory full face protection a smart move for hockey

‘I can relate more intimately than most; I lost my eye to a hockey stick in June of 1990’

  • Dec 5th, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: Untold stories of B.C. salmon farms

Indigenous people defend their jobs against constant protests

BC Coroner: Scare tactics less effective in overdose crisis

Chief coroner jumps into the debate on how to deal with overdose crisis

  • Dec 5th, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: One political coalition is plotting to kill another

NDP-Green plan to conquer rural B.C. begins to take shape

COLUMN: Is celebrity gossip your ‘local news’? Ottawa seems to think so

News Media Canada board chair reflects on heritage minister’s response to newspaper closures

  • Nov 29th, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: Big money and local elections

Slates discouraged in civic politics, unions get green light

Michaels: Whatever happened to bedside manner?

“Left arm and chest? Hate to break this to you, sister, you may be having a heart attack.”

Traci Genereaux: Gone, but not forgotten

COLUMN: Family, friends want justice for Vernon teen

  • Nov 23rd, 2017

Suzuki: Site C exposes economic folly of flooding farmland

The dam has faced court challenges and political actions by Treaty 8 First Nations and farmers

  • Nov 16th, 2017

Star Gazing: Everything you need to know about Mercury

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

  • Nov 14th, 2017

Suzuki: U.S. climate report leaves little room for doubt

Environmentalist says failing to resolve climate change issues puts our survival at risk

  • Nov 13th, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: Dam decision a big test for NDP

Alternatives to completing Site C not pleasant for John Horgan

Steele: Gardening season over in a snap

Kelowna columnist Gwen Steele gives some winter reading tips in her final column of the year

  • Nov 12th, 2017

Star Gazing: Piecing together the solar system

Astronomer Ken Tapping from the Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory in Penticton

  • Nov 7th, 2017