Columnists

How to get that Spark Joy feeling

Barb and Wendy at Simply Spark Joy help you to create a clutter free home on the Black Press Media

  • Sep 19, 2019

Urban Agriculture: Food forestry rooted in thinking of the ecosystem

Columnist dives into Okanagan urban agriculture

  • Sep 15, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Cutting wood waste produces some bleeding

Value-added industry slowly grows as big sawmills close

COLUMN: Non-voters a symptom, not the problem

In the 2015 federal election, nearly one in three eligible voters did not cast ballots

Hergott: Are school zone speed restrictions necessary?

Lawyer Paul Hergott’s latest column

  • Sep 10, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: It’s an uphill battle to build the nanny state

Training positions added, filling them is another question

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'It's almost surreal': Penticton fire chief, sidekick Sammy recap rescue mission in Bahamas
A Reason to Smile: South Okanagan Breakfast Club benefits from Tim Hortons fundraiser
Flowers for seniors - a family tradition

Mayor’s Minute: Shift gears into September with Pedal Penticton

City of Penticton wants to hear your thoughts on cycling issues

LETTER: ICBC boss responds to accusations of failing to adapt

ICBC CEO Nicolas Jimenez responds to column by the CFIB’s Richard Truscott

  • Sep 4, 2019

COLUMN: ‘Only one green in the crayon box’

Discovering the Japanese concept of Shinrin-yoku or ‘Forest Bathing’

  • Sep 4, 2019

Spark Joy: 2 questions to ask before you tidy your home

Barb and Wendy at Simply Spark Joy help you to create a clutter free home on the Black Press Media

  • Sep 4, 2019

Auntie Says: Even good kids make mistakes

Faye Arcand is a freelance writer living in the South Okanagan

  • Sep 1, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: More Labour Day milestones for the NDP

Gift to U.S.-based construction unions keeps on giving

COLUMN: Taking a television trip back in time

Old shows have found new life in reboots

COLUMN: ICBC is not just broke, it’s broken

Richard Truscott is B.C. and Alberta vice-president at Canadian Federation of Independent Business

  • Aug 28, 2019

Hergott: ICBC fails at dismissing claim

Lawyer Paul Hergott’s latest column regarding ICBC

  • Aug 27, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Pipelines set to roll as federal politicians posture

Projects to drive B.C., Canadian economy in years ahead

Nature Wise: Pushback against resource development projects

Bob Handfield is president of the South Okanagan Naturalists’ Club

  • Aug 24, 2019

COLUMN: Trudeau trips his way towards election campaign

Glenn Mitchell thinks the drama teacher in Canada’s Prime Minister is coming through

LETTER: Repair work overdue at lakeside path

Condition of walkway is a disgrace for Summerland

  • Aug 23, 2019

Spark Joy: Declutter and organize your home forever

Barb and Wendy at Simply Spark Joy help you to create a clutter free home on the Black Press Media

  • Aug 21, 2019