Opinion

COLUMN: Models of care have varied greatly between ICBC and WorkSafe

Fighting to prove serious injuries doesn’t help anybody

B.C. VIEWS: The glacial pace of resource development

As delays continue, costs climb and confusion reigns

Dyer: Bunker cannabis is the opposite of green

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

  • Feb 7, 2020
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Protesters set up blockade on CP Rail tracks near Chase
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New neighbouring businesses open on Alexander Street in downtown Salmon Arm

EDITORIAL: Black History Month stamp a reminder that there’s more to the story

A Canada Post stamp for Black History Month represents inadequate understanding of Canada’s past

  • Feb 6, 2020

Local Lizzie: Coffee shops in the Okanagan

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

  • Feb 5, 2020

Pawsative Pups: Positive training, what is it?

Lisa Davies is a new columnist for Black Press who writes about dog training

  • Feb 5, 2020

HERGOTT: Making a citizen’s arrest

Paul Hergott is a personal injury lawyer based in West Kelowna

  • Feb 4, 2020

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

LETTER: We need to thank those who work in public education

Andrea Sinclair is president of the BC Parent Advisory Councils

  • Jan 29, 2020

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

Walking the line between cautious and alarmist

Communities in Bloom: Resolutions to make 2020 bloom

Along with work in the garden, Sicamous residents can help out with the annual banner project.

  • Jan 26, 2020

LETTER: Kindness and compassion needed around cats

I’ve observed callous disregard, and sometimes even contempt, exhibited towards these sentient beings

  • Jan 24, 2020

MITCHELL’S MUSINGS: Leave our currency alone

The Bank of Canada is considering replacing Wilfrid Laurier on the five dollar bill

  • Jan 24, 2020

LETTER: Dog dirt – hefty fines suggested

Okanagan might solve poop problem by implementing hefty fines like the U.K.

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

Carnival brings back historic ice palace for Queen Silver Star LX

Check it out during coronation, one of hundreds of Vernon Winter Carnival events

EDITORIAL: Examining finances

Municipal budget will likely mean higher taxes

  • Jan 22, 2020