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Science Matters: Forming bonds in times of crisis

The climate and ecological crises touch each of us to varying degrees.…

  • Nov 16, 2019

Nature Wise: There’s gold in them thar hills

The glories of fall

  • Nov 15, 2019

Auntie says… Being a mom can be hard work

Being a parent isn’t the same experience for everyone

  • Nov 15, 2019

Local Lizzie: Advice for the first day of university

Lizzie Skelton is a UBC Okanagan student who writes a column for Black Press

  • Nov 14, 2019

Spark Joy: Go paperless

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

  • Nov 14, 2019
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KIN KITS providing cold weather supplies for the homeless
Growing Old Ain't for Sissies
Thousands come out for inaugural Artisan's Christmas Craft Fair

Star Gazing: Observing dark energy

Calculating the mysteries of the universe

  • Nov 13, 2019

HERGOTT: Children held accountable for injuries

Lawyer Paul Hergott discusses liability insurance in his latest column

  • Nov 12, 2019

COLUMN: Handmade gifts are the best made

Handmade gifts are perfect for the person that has everything, or just buys everything they want

  • Nov 10, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Transportation options can be few

Frank Bucholtz is a columnist and former editor with Black Press Media

Foundation Notes: SOS Medical foundation fundraiser shifts gears

There will be two brochure version for the Tree of Dreams fundraiser this year

COLUMN: Reflecting on a massacre, 100 years later

Families have been affected by wartime experiences

Star Gazing: A Transit of Mercury

Rarely visible stellar event happening next week

  • Nov 7, 2019

COLUMN: Honouring Veterans’ Week

This week I am back in Ottawa for the first time since…

Armchair Book Club: Paddling canoes with Frank Wolf

Heather Allen dives into “Lines on a Map: Unparalleled adventrues in modern exploration”

Ask Auntie: Remembrance Day isn’t just another holiday

Remember those who fought for our freedoms but also those who continue to protect them

  • Nov 5, 2019

Hergott: Who is responsible when a child gets hurt in the street?

Lawyer Paul Hergott looks at parents responsibility for when a child is hurt playing in the street

  • Nov 5, 2019

Column: Thompson River steelhead swimming toward extinction

Great Outdoors by James Murray

  • Nov 3, 2019

Opinion: Youth lawsuit draws attention to climate crisis

Children and teens are at a disadvantage. They can’t vote and have…

  • Nov 3, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Is your community ready for the dementia wave?

Experts warn that the number of people living with dementia could nearly double in the next decade