Columnists

5 Events to check out at local ski hills

Check out this new column from Okanagan events guru Christina Ferreira

  • Feb 21, 2019

Review: Joie de Vivre a celebration of homegrown talent

The Okanagan Symphony Orchestra concert featured Ernst Schneider

  • Feb 18, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Power politics wins over rational energy policy

B.C Hydro continues to face interference on rates

Syrian refugee responds to racism in Canada

Guest columnist Mustafa Zaqrit

  • Feb 15, 2019

Column: Don’t wait for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s is as much about commerce as love

  • Feb 14, 2019
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Sport and Spines: Winter and whiplash

Slippery roads and accidents can lead to whiplash

  • Feb 13, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Time to listen to the doctors and legalize opioid drugs

Answer is the same as marijuana, get the criminal gangs out

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Penticton Western News editorial cartoon by Ingrid Rice

  • Feb 8, 2019

5 Events to celebrate love in the Okanagan this Valentine’s

Check out this new column from Okanagan events guru Christina Ferreira

  • Feb 7, 2019

Friesen: The sustainability of kindness

A new column about exploring leadership, community values and civil discourse from Kelowna podcaster, Lindsay Friesen

  • Feb 4, 2019

Auntie Says: Sensitive subject should be talked about openly

While many squirm and stutter to talk about it, but the truth is that our young people are suffering

  • Feb 3, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP government resumes taxing, spending to battle poverty

Legislature scandal, speculation tax distract from NDP agenda

Cartoon: Why B.C. irritates the heck out of the rest of Canada

Penticton Western News editorial cartoon by Ingrid Rice

  • Feb 1, 2019

Column: Star Gazing: Double Stars

Roaming through the constellations

  • Feb 1, 2019

COLUMN: How you can get the government’s confidential stuff

The Abbotsford News’ handy guide to asking public bodies for their interesting information

Cartoon: Solving household debt problem

Penticton Western News editorial cartoon by Ingrid Rice

  • Jan 30, 2019

Naturewise: Random Musings of a cynical environmentalist on a dreary January day

Bob Handfield is president of The South Okanagan Naturalists’ Club

  • Jan 27, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Speaker Darryl Plecas splits legislature looting spree open

Long road to accountability began with MLA disclosures

Column: Star Gazing: Clicks from space

Okanagan radio astronomy observatory on the cutting edge

  • Jan 27, 2019