Opinion

Earth Day: A new relationship to wildlife is needed for nature and people

Dan Kraus is senior conservation biologist with the Nature Conservancy of Canada.

  • Apr 22, 2020

COLUMN: Questions remain about benefit packages

Students confused and frustrated as they try to determine if they qualify

  • Apr 22, 2020

EDITORIAL: COVID-19 is not over yet

Provincial directives are still needed in order to limit scope of pandemic

  • Apr 22, 2020
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Earth Day: The roots of our current environmental crisis go back 12,000 years

The story of how our current environmental state came to be is over 12,000 years old

  • Apr 22, 2020

COLUMN: Stop and smell the (virtual) roses

Video game has provided a diversion during COVID-19 pandemic

  • Apr 22, 2020

Dyer: Learning about EV from an “L” driver

Kristy Dyer is a columnist for Black Press Media who writes about the environment

  • Apr 21, 2020

HERGOTT: ICBC, COVID-19 and an injury claim

Paul Hergott is a personal injury lawyer based in West Kelowna

  • Apr 21, 2020

COLUMN: Virtual gatherings during the pandemic

Video conferences bring friends and family together in a time of physical distancing

COMMENTARY: COVID-19 modelling useful, but not a crystal ball

B.C.’s chief health officer explains risk of relaxing too soon

  • Apr 19, 2020

COLUMN: Helping those who use substances during the COVID-19 pandemic

B.C. Minister of Mental Health and Addictions Judy Darcy talks about both public health emergencies

  • Apr 18, 2020

COLUMN: Summerland mayor and staff working to communicate with the public

Communications strategy in place during COVID-19 pandemic

  • Apr 17, 2020

LETTER: Golf courses should be closed

Golfers have been asked to stay at home during COVID-19 pandemic

  • Apr 16, 2020

LETTER: Summerland solar project should be located elsewhere

Other locations in community would be better suited for project

  • Apr 16, 2020

COLUMN: Ongoing changes to federal assistance

Initial announcements have been modified during COVID-19 pandemic

  • Apr 15, 2020

HERGOTT: How will COVID-19 affect ICBC insurance premiums

Paul Hergott is a personal injury lawyer based in West Kelowna

  • Apr 15, 2020

OPINION: Local journalism matters

Support local journalism during COVID-19

  • Apr 13, 2020

LETTER: Thanks for supporting the Summerland Food Bank

Community has shown generosity during COVID-19 pandemic

  • Apr 13, 2020

Dyer: You-are-stuck-at-home energy audit

Kristy Dyer is a columnist for Black Press Media who writes about the environment

  • Apr 13, 2020

GUEST COLUMN: Take care with non-medical cloth masks during COVID-19

If you wear one, don’t touch your face, Dr. Bonnie Henry advises

  • Apr 11, 2020

COLUMN: Economic impact of COVID-19 will be enormous and difficult to estimate

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Apr 9, 2020