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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.

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        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

        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

        Nature Wise: The missing birds of summer

        The sure signs of summer in the South Okanagan was the appearance of certain birds

        • Aug 8th, 2017

        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