Columnists

Ask Auntie: Remembrance Day isn’t just another holiday

Remember those who fought for our freedoms but also those who continue to protect them

  • Nov 5, 2019

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

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

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I’m Just Saying: The world still needs love

Jordyn Thomson is a reporter with the Western News

COLUMN: Balance of power affects minority government

Federal Liberals have advantage, despite minority position in House of Commons

  • Oct 30, 2019

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

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

To eat meat or not eat meat – that is the question

A lot has happened in the past few months, when it comes…

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

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

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

Stop the election I want to get off

Most journalists are political beasts to be sure. Any election - municipal,…

Many memories tied to Princeton’s founding family

Art Martens livingsignificantly.ca When four Elders from the Lower Similkameen Indian Band…

  • Oct 13, 2019

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

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

COLUMN: Flipping the bird and exposing the Thanksgiving Day lie

With all the talk today about fake news, how to spot it,…