Columnists

McRann: What is a smart and caring community?

Together we can build a smarter and more caring community

  • Apr 1st, 2017

Okanagan Taste: So, you want to work in a wine shop?

You can increase your chances of getting a job – full or part time – with a few tips

  • Mar 31st, 2017

Politicians can’t direct innovation

Ottawa has 140 innovation programs, with more to come

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          Stargazing: The oldest stars and bright, hot young ones

          Light from the most distant galaxies takes billions of years to get here

          • Mar 28th, 2017

          MP Report: Income inequality

          It looks like we’ll have to wait another year to see measures to stop the growing income inequality

          • Mar 27th, 2017

          BC VIEWS: A graveyard of political visions

          BC Liberals as cynical as ever, Greens and NDP target industry

          MP Report: Pressuring the government into action

          Our economy should work for everyone, not just for the few at the top

          • Mar 25th, 2017

          Mayor’s Minute: A matter of perspective

          Penticton Mayor Andrew Jakubeit on parking, population and perspective

          • Mar 24th, 2017

          Foundation notes: Applauding those who have stepped up

          Applause for the donation to name the Penticton Regional Hospital’s new patient care tower

          • Mar 21st, 2017

          Michaels: Time for powers that be to deal with what contributes to crime

          “Nearly 80 per cent of prison inmates have suffered a brain injury…”

          BC VIEWS: Bonus baths for B.C. seniors

          Ottawa blamed for delay in needed help

          Mayor’s Minute: Following your artistic passion

          Lots of opportunities to get involved in the arts in Penticton

          • Mar 10th, 2017

          Tech talk: Connections made at Regional Innovation Opportunity Tour

          I recently presented at the B.C. Innovation Council’s Regional Innovation Opportunity Tour

          • Mar 13th, 2017

          BC VIEWS: Fake news and the blood system

          Labour group warns of paid plasma donations, already used in B.C.

          Okanagan Taste: Time to explore brunch

          Spring brunch or two is a good way to ease into the cornucopia of good eats coming our way soon

          • Mar 3rd, 2017

          BC VIEWS: Making health care ‘free’ again

          Premier, finance minister reverse position on MSP payments

          Stargazing: Black magic

          Ken Tapping, astronomer with the National Research Council’s Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory

          • Feb 28th, 2017

          Foundation notes: Progress thanks to the community

          It’s quite amazing to watch how construction is progressing and how many donations are coming in.

          • Feb 21st, 2017