Columnists

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.

Star Gazing: How many Earths?

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

  • Oct 3rd, 2017
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B.C. VIEWS: Fanning fear of fire and flood

Here’s real evidence for our record wildfire season

Hergott: Concern over waivers

Lawyer Paul Hergott addresses the public saftey concern over waivers.

  • Oct 2nd, 2017

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

Put your money where your mouth is, Kelowna

This decision says this corporation values and respects its employees …

Star gazing: Red sun, red moon

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

  • Sep 13th, 2017

Michaels: Has the west been won by Trudeau?

Controversial townhall meeting raised ire, does it signal a shift in Trudeau-mania

Leap of faith

Going to new heights in the fight against cancer