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Kootnekoff: Unauthorized practice of the law

The Law Society of BC identified 8 people misrepresenting themselves as lawyers

COLUMN: Light holiday movies, filmed here in B.C.

How is it possible to come up with so many holiday-themed movie scripts each year?

COLUMN: Okanagan will be well represented with MPs in critic roles

As critics, it is part of our job to hold the government to account

  • Dec 4, 2019

Straight from DeHart

New Mexican restaurant offers authentic menu

  • Dec 4, 2019

HAWTHORNE: Change your habits, change your lifestyle

Personal trainer Sean Hawthorne asks, if we know what to do, then why don’t we do it?

  • Dec 3, 2019

Shuswap hockey history: Where was the region’s first arena?

Shuswap Passion by Jim Cooperman

  • Dec 3, 2019
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Rutland house fire
19th Tiny Tim Charity Toy Breakfast
Amnesty International Okanagan hosts Write for Rights
Rally to support residents experiencing homelessness

COLUMN: B.C.’s biggest economic and business stories of 2019

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

  • Dec 2, 2019

Column: Bad publicity can be good, even for Santa

In Plain View by Lachlan Labere

  • Dec 2, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Don’t let anger over homelessness get in the way

Frustration in B.C. grows as the problem persists

  • Dec 1, 2019

Kootnekoff: The right to be forgotten

What is the ‘right to be forgotten’, and does it exist in Canada?

MITCHELL’S MUSINGS: Quality control issue spells trouble ahead

Misspelled street sign in North Okanagan has (humorous) consequences

  • Nov 29, 2019

Waters: Kelowna businessman hedges his bets over downtown homeless

Insists on 90-day escape clause in lease for his downtown store

COLUMN: Menopause is not funny, and we should stop treating it like a bloody joke

There are 34 recognized symptoms of menopause. On any given day my…

COLUMN: Forestry deserves to be discussed in Ottawa

Federal throne speech will occur on Dec. 5

  • Nov 27, 2019

Straight from DeHart

Earthly Creations marks 20 years in business

  • Nov 27, 2019

Local Lizzie: Third Space Life Charity and mental health

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

  • Nov 25, 2019

COLUMN: Golden apple time at the Summerland Library

Do you ever stop and think about what a wonderful town we…

  • Nov 25, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Regulating fuel prices not a new idea

Fuel prices seem to remain stubbornly high in many places of B.C.

COLUMN: Truth, trust and surveillance technology

The ability to monitor a partner’s cell phone has disturbing implications

Kootnekoff: Special costs possible for the disabled and impecunious

When facing personal, financial and representation challenges, courts may award special costs