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Grizzly hunt ban aims at cities

John Horgan’s NDP rushes announcement to raise money

OPINION: Battle against intolerance will be fought in history classrooms

A complete accounting of the past – not platitudes – is our best weapon against racist mistruths

Michaels: Children already know so much more than their adult counterparts

Navigating the world with a little person at your side is more complicated than they say.

MP Report: Working on local and national issues

Taxes, pensions, employment insurance and immigration make up three-quarters of constituency work

  • Aug 16th, 2017

BC VIEWS: Notes from the forest fire zone

Media hype aside, this is not the worst fire season ever

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Solar Eclipse in Penticton
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Township 7 goes to the dogs

     

    $800k for youth job training

       

      Okanagan Taste: Keeping your wine cool

      One of the worst crimes you can commit against wine

      • Aug 11th, 2017

      Michaels: Contemplating the ‘new normal’

      This warmer, smokier planet is making for a real bummer summer

      Star gazing: Eclipses and space weather

      Monitoring the sun’s behaviour at the Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory, near Penticton

      • Aug 8th, 2017

      MP Report: Wildfires rally government co-operation

      Richard Cannings is the MP for the South Okanagan-West Kootenay

      • Aug 6th, 2017

      Mayor’s Minute: Where there is smoke there is fire

      The city is taking extra steps to prepare for wildfires in the area

      • Aug 4th, 2017

      Guest column: Why walk a mile in her shoes

      Debbie Scarborough is the executive director of the South Okanagan Women In Need Society

      • Aug 2nd, 2017

      Stargazing: A cosmic coincidence — the eclipse

      The thrill of solar eclipses can be highly addictive

      • Aug 2nd, 2017

      Okanagan Taste: Feast your way through the Okanagan

      Feast of Fields is FarmFolk CityFolk’s annual local food celebration and fundraiser

      • Jul 30th, 2017

      Auntie Says: What are you afraid of?

      Faye Arcand is a freelance writer living in the South Okanagan

      • Jul 28th, 2017

      Michaels: This is a safe community … mostly

      “It is how a community deals with all these ever-moving elements that dictates its trajectory.”

      Schell: Fooding around in the Okanagan

      An insider’s guide to Okanagan food

      • Jul 28th, 2017

      Star gazing: Hit by objects from space

      Earth is moving deeper and deeper into a stream of meteors

      • Jul 25th, 2017

      B.C. unions, protesters move up

      John Horgan government pleases labour, environmentalists