Columnists

Albas: Finding success with private members’ bills

Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola MP moves to protect RESPs and RDSPs

  • Jul 4, 2018

Fuhr: Pair with strong Okanagan connections appointed to Order of Canada

Former RCMP commissioner Bev Busson and the WFN’s Deanna Hamilton named to the order

  • Jul 4, 2018

Steele: Lavender, a high-performance xeriscape plant

Lavender looks good year round, providing winter interest in the landscape.

  • Jul 4, 2018
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West Kelowna Remembrance Day
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The Okanagan Symphony Orchestra
Lake Country's new council sworn in for four years

B.C. VIEWS: Cannabis Day celebration put off until October

Another government monopoly, what could go wrong?

Dehart: Good deeds go a long way

This week Maxine Dehart writes about new restaurants, good deeds and bad straws

  • Jul 4, 2018

Hergott: Tackling the ‘lawyer up’ issue

Paul Hergott discusses the BC Lions streaker and his injuries post defensive back hit

  • Jul 3, 2018

COLUMN: Don’t judge a man by his limbs

One-armed reporter takes up boxing

Stargazing: Little green men

Perhaps fortunately, a non-alien theory for these objects was already available.

  • Jun 27, 2018

COLUMN: B.C. mayor takes on Trump

Summerland Mayor Peter Waterman calls statements Trump disturbing

  • Jun 27, 2018

Water-wise shrubs make for an interesting, low-maintenance garden

There are many beautiful shrubs that are suitable for water-wise Okanagan gardens.

Dehart: Opening the taps on new business

This week Maxine DeHart lets you know what’s new in the Central Okanagan

  • Jun 27, 2018

Hergott: The pain of a car crash

Lawyer Paul Hergott discusses potential injuries following a car crash

  • Jun 26, 2018

Yes, we could use a soft drink tax

NDP rejects useful tax advice because it’s not popular

Hodgepodge: baffled by the U.S. Family Separation Policy

Kelowna columnist questions is this what it means to ‘make America great again?’

Steele: Shade trees should be chosen with care

The arrival of the Summer Solstice brings heat and the need for shade

  • Jun 21, 2018

Star Gazing: Using a large telescope

Ken Tapping, astronomer with the National Research Council’s Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory

  • Jun 21, 2018

Unfiltered: IPAs explained with Cannery Brewing brewmaster

Checking out the new IPA created by Penticton brewery Cannery Brewing Company

Hergott, does he hate cell phones?

Lawyer Paul Hergott puts to rest the argument he has something against a handheld device

  • Jun 20, 2018