Opinion

EDITORIAL: When confrontation replaces dialogue

A number of recent comments making news headlines in Canada have shown…

  • Nov 18, 2019

COLUMN: Preparing for the start of the 43rd Parliament

Canadians elected a minority government in order to see greater cooperation and compromise in Ottawa

  • Nov 18, 2019

BC VIEWS: Action needed on healthcare workplace violence

While we’ve been talking about it, the number of B.C. victims has only grown

  • Nov 17, 2019

Letter: Outrage about Keith Weins’ supervised outings

“Would he have to shoot a whole village in the face to get maximum security?”

  • Nov 17, 2019

Science Matters: Forming bonds in times of crisis

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

  • Nov 16, 2019

Letter: Kettle campaign needs helping hands

With six weeks until Christmas, I have again started my position at…

  • Nov 15, 2019
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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

Letter: Finish downtown revitalization

Last three blocks of Main Street need some love

  • Nov 13, 2019

Letter: Support for Kooy

Seriously, Penticton Western News, go get some real news.

  • Nov 13, 2019

Letter: Albertans swallowed propaganda of oil and gas economy fearlessly

Entrenched in a waning industry now, Albertans scramble in fear bolstering leaders

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

B.C. VIEWS: Transportation options can be few

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

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

EDITORIAL: Pageant transition

Expanding Summerland’s Blossom Pageant to include male and female candidates means important changes

  • Nov 10, 2019