Opinion

COLUMN: Choosing a face to show the world

It will not be easy to select the face to display on Canada’s new $5 bill

MITCHELL’S MUSINGS: Ethical errors proving costly for baseball

Paltry punishment, gag orders opposite of what’s needed; house cleaning, real justice in order

  • Jan 17, 2020

Vernon City Hall now a pub

The building, built in 1903, is now where Marten Brewing Co. is

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Rehabilitated bald eagle released in Malakwa
Salmon Arm demonstrators show solidarity with Black Lives Matter
Boat crosses Shuswap Lake with trailer attached
Cherry tree planted in Sicamous to commemorate Japanese internment

LETTER: Old enough to know what’s been lost in B.C. salmon

Stephen Hume writes about the lack of discussion on the province’s dwindling salmon population

  • Jan 16, 2020

LETTER: Racial profiling was disgusting

Recent arrest of a First Nations grandfather and his granddaughter was appalling

EDITORIAL: Healing process continues after verdict reached

It is possible to have children and teens at risk, even in an environment where they should be safe

  • Jan 15, 2020

LETTER: Efforts needed to save B.C.’s forests

Our forests have been permanently, radically altered, now our forest industry must follow

  • Jan 15, 2020

HERGOTT: Traffic related crashes and the courtroom

Lawyer Paul Hergott writes about traffic related incidents in his latest column

  • Jan 14, 2020

Pawsative Pups: Why are we afraid to treat our dogs?

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

  • Jan 14, 2020

Local Lizzie: Ways to heal from a broken heart

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

  • Jan 13, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Finding hope for B.C.’s salmon

Is enough being done to save the iconic species?

EDITORIAL: Bearing the tax burden

Budgets are determined by considering the amount of money a municipal government will need

  • Jan 9, 2020

HAWTHORNE: The missing piece of the weight loss puzzle?

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

  • Jan 8, 2020

COLUMN: Something fishy about B.C.’s ever-punctual New Year’s babies

Long odds that babies would be delivered so regularly within first minutes of midnight on Jan. 1

DYER: Let’s focus on plastic straws

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

  • Jan 7, 2020

HERGOTT: Blind hazards in traffic

Lawyer Paul Hergott finishes part three of a three part series

  • Jan 7, 2020

Spark Joy: A goodnight’s sleep

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

  • Jan 6, 2020

Spark Joy: A tidy kitchen

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

  • Jan 6, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Magnetic interest in latest property prices

In recent years, property owners have pored over assessments much more closely