Columnists

Kootnekoff: Defamation on social media leads to $65,000 in punitive damages

The popularity of social media gives rise to a whole new group of potential defamation claims

HERGOTT: Making a citizen’s arrest

Paul Hergott is a personal injury lawyer based in West Kelowna

  • Feb 4, 2020

Column: Drivers not slowing down and moving over, putting others at risk

Ride Between the Lines by Gina Gregg

  • Feb 4, 2020
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Ballet Kelowna's Twilight
Valentine's weekend at Quails' Gate Winery

B.C. VIEWS: Cannabis challenges hurt B.C. economy

It’s a mishmash of rules for cannabis sales in B.C.’s municipalities

COLUMN: Look! It’s an exclamation point!

We’re living in a time when everything has become A Big Deal!

HERGOTT: Protecting your home

Paul Hergott is a personal injury lawyer based in West Kelowna

  • Jan 31, 2020

Waters: Trump—the man who would be king

U.S. President Donald Trump’s Senate trial defence appears to be anything goes

Straight from DeHart

Oral surgeon returns to his Kelowna roots

  • Jan 29, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: New coronavirus outbreak an important reminder

Walking the line between cautious and alarmist

It’s okay not to have kids, confesses mother of four

For someone who has committed parenting an obscene number of times, it…

Kootnekoff: Costs against you and David versus Goliath

Imagine you have a very good case against a very large player

Column: Pet ownership a rewarding yet pricey commitment

In Plain View by Lachlan Labere

  • Jan 24, 2020

HAWTHORNE: Monitoring, the bathroom scale

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

  • Jan 23, 2020

COLUMN: Pre-clearance changes at Canadian airports

Some believe these expanded powers may be contrary to the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms

  • Jan 22, 2020

COLUMN: Governments should modernize their processes, get with the times for 2020

Laura Jones is the chief strategic officer at the Canadian Federation of Independent Business

  • Jan 22, 2020

Dyer: What should you do with the climate action plan?

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

  • Jan 21, 2020

HERGOTT: Honesty in the courtroom

Paul Hergott is a personal injury lawyer based in West Kelowna

  • Jan 21, 2020

Local Lizzie: Be kind, always

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

  • Jan 21, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Few clouds on Horgan’s horizon

Horgan’s biggest challenge in the remainder of his term will be to keep the economy humming along

Kootnekoff: Insurer pays after egregious breach of good faith, denial of LTD benefits

A B.C. Supreme Court rules against another long term disability provider