Columnists

Hergott: Who is responsible when a child gets hurt in the street?

Lawyer Paul Hergott looks at parents responsibility for when a child is hurt playing in the street

  • Nov 5, 2019

COLUMN: Community comes together on Halloween

A new column by Kelowna resident Elizabeth Skelton

  • Nov 4, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Is your community ready for the dementia wave?

Experts warn that the number of people living with dementia could nearly double in the next decade

video
19th Tiny Tim Charity Toy Breakfast
Amnesty International Okanagan hosts Write for Rights
Rally to support residents experiencing homelessness
Environmental activists take part in second global climate strike

Kootnekoff: What is Employment Practices Liability insurance?

The new form of insurance is making its way into Canada

I’m Just Saying: The world still needs love

Jordyn Thomson is a reporter with the Western News

Spark Joy: Decluttering with kids

Barb and Wendy at Simply Spark Joy help you to create a clutter free home on the Black Press Media

  • Oct 30, 2019

Straight from Dehart

New jewelry store opens in Orchard Park Shopping Centre

  • Oct 30, 2019

COLUMN: All Hallows’ Eve: The passage into winter

As a child, I remember the excitement building as Halloween approached

  • Oct 29, 2019

COLUMN: Priorities in a divided province following 2019 election

Black Press Media columnist Frank Bucholtz on the fallout for B.C.

  • Oct 28, 2019

Kootnekoff: BC Teachers’ Federation vs the Province of B.C. (Part 3)

In the final part of the series, Kelowna lawyer details where the battle has led

COLUMN: Considering questions about a minority parliament

Liberals lost 20 seats, reducing their total to 157 and the NDP lost seats going from 44 to 24

  • Oct 23, 2019

Straight from Dehart

New business complex opening in Kelowna

  • Oct 23, 2019

Hergott: Driving and talking to a passenger

Lawyer Paul Hergott writes about distracted driving with passengers

  • Oct 21, 2019

Auntie Says… Words matter

What you say can have a lasting effect

  • Oct 21, 2019

OPINION: Charting a new course out of the overdose crisis in B.C.

Regardless of where you look, the number of deaths from overdoses are staggering

  • Oct 19, 2019

Kootnekoff: BC Teachers’ Federation vs the Province of B.C. (Part 2)

In part 2 of a 3 part series, Kelowna lawyer details the legal battles from 2002 to 2014

COLUMN: Province’s hot springs are a gift from nature

What a joy to watch someone slip into the springs and see the stress and strain melt from their face

  • Oct 18, 2019

Sign, sign, everywhere a sign

MITCHELL’S MUSINGS: Election brings a colourful array of elections signs

B.C. VIEWS: Wolf kill, not backcountry bans, saving caribou

B.C.’s largest herds turn the corner from extinction