Columnists

Nature wise: scavengers in action in the Okanagan Valley

Bob Handfield is president of The South Okanagan Naturalists’ Club

  • Sep 23rd, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Looking under the hood of ICBC’s war on crashes

Is our accident rate really soaring, or is it inefficiency?

Stargazing: A space column about nothing

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

  • Sep 21st, 2018
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B.C. VIEWS: ’Not photo radar’ coming soon to high-crash areas

ICBC deficit now largely due to reckless and distracted driving

COLUMN: From pot to policing

I am sure the cannabis legalization on Oct 17 will be the number one issue on everyone’s minds

  • Sep 18th, 2018

Naturewise: When is the right time to talk about climate issues?

We’ve been cautioned that “now is not the time” to talk about climate issues

  • Sep 17th, 2018

Auntie Says: The tradition of the sunset party continues

Faye Arcand is a freelance writer living in the South Okanagan

  • Sep 16th, 2018

Auntie Says: Mind your own business

Faye Arcand is a freelance writer living in the South Okanagan

  • Aug 19th, 2018

MP Report: Time for a critical look at our energy strategy

Richard Cannings is a member of the NDP and the South Okanagan-West Kootenay riding MP

  • Sep 12th, 2018

Wineology: Let’s talk organic wine

Check out Okanagan sommelier Shanyn Ward’s bi-weekly column

  • Jul 13th, 2018

Wineology: Making sense of natural wines

Check out Okanagan sommelier Shanyn Ward’s wine column

  • Aug 7th, 2018

Wineology: What is Biodynamics?

Check out Okanagan sommelier Shanyn Ward’s wine column

  • Sep 8th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Canada’s carbon tax house of cards is falling down

Revealed as just another sales tax, it’s doomed in B.C. and nationally

Mayors Minute: The value of the Union of BC Municipalities convention

Andrew Jakubeit is the mayor of Penticton

  • Sep 9th, 2018

COLUMN: Time for a reality check on Canada’s exports

Industrial transitions do not happen overnight, Jock Finlayson writes

  • Sep 5th, 2018

Auntie Says: Time to practice good ‘sleep hygiene’

Faye Arcand is a freelance writer living in the South Okanagan

  • Sep 3rd, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Every day is Labour Day for John Horgan’s NDP

Union sign-ups, minimum wage for farm workers on the table

Editorial: MP Report: Altering how we work in our forests

Richard Cannings is a member of the NDP and the South Okanagan-West Kootenay riding MP

  • Aug 29th, 2018

Stargazing column: Life needs a sun like ours

Current thinking is that here on Earth, chemical-based life, like ours, started in bodies of water

  • Aug 29th, 2018

Stargazing column: Water under the ice

Finding life in the coldest places

  • Aug 27th, 2018