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Kootnekoff: Temporary Foreign Worker Protection Act

Bill 48, the Temporary Foreign Worker Protection Act, B.C. has received royal…

Michaels: Checking biases and finding support key to changing beliefs

Cities and provinces need to do more to create social cohesion

Auntie Says: Sensitive subject should be talked about openly

While many squirm and stutter to talk about it, but the truth is that our young people are suffering

  • Feb 3, 2019
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Okanagan Music Rundown
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Okanagan Music Rundown
Kelowna's KF Aerospace bringing in more jobs with increase to hangar capacity

B.C. VIEWS: NDP government resumes taxing, spending to battle poverty

Legislature scandal, speculation tax distract from NDP agenda

Column: Star Gazing: Double Stars

Roaming through the constellations

  • Feb 1, 2019

COLUMN: How you can get the government’s confidential stuff

The Abbotsford News’ handy guide to asking public bodies for their interesting information

Straight from DeHart

Maxine DeHart dishes on dining experiences in her latest column

  • Jan 30, 2019

Getting over the hump: Kelowna wanderer offers insights on staying safe while travelling

Every Wednesday, Gina Petrovich will be sharing her experiences

  • Jan 30, 2019

Hergott: Rights, freedoms and drug mules

Lawyer Paul Hergott discusses the case of a B.C. man caught with 27,500 fentanyl pills

  • Jan 29, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Speaker Darryl Plecas splits legislature looting spree open

Long road to accountability began with MLA disclosures

Kootnekoff: Ottawa bus crash and public transit safety

In Ottawa about two weeks ago, a double decker public transit bus…

Hergott: Filing a personal injury claim

Lawyer Paul Hergott talks injury claims and ICBC in his new column

  • Jan 22, 2019

COLUMN: Four questions on the B.C. economy in 2019

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

  • Jan 20, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Fact-checking the NDP’s speculation tax on empty homes

Negative-option billing is still legal for governments

Kootnekoff: Federal Employment law changes

Federal Bill C-86 received royal assent on Dec. 13, 2018. The Bill…

COLUMN: Anger rising in Yellow Vests Canada movement

While the protests so far have been peaceful and orderly, there is also a simmering level of rage

Hergott: Memories of crashes fade

Lawyer Paul Hergott writes about the importance of journaling after a crash

  • Jan 17, 2019

Getting over the hump: Kelowna traveller finds the benefits of tours

Every Wednesday, our Kelowna-based wandered will be sharing her experiences

  • Jan 16, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Tracking propaganda around B.C.’s latest pipeline protest

‘Military invasion’ claims fly around the world in seconds

Kootnekoff: Action following Humbolt Broncos’ death

Earlier this week, in a provincial court in my home province of…