Columnists

Column: COVID-19 conspiracy of dunces

In Plain View by Lachlan Labere

  • May 5, 2020

COLUMN: The little joys of homeschooling

Challenges exist for those now teaching their children at home

  • May 2, 2020

Kootnekoff: Is there a duty to disclose COVID-19?

Susan Kootnekoff is a Kelowna barrister solicitor and a member of the B.C. and Alberta Bar

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Penticton brush fire
Houseboat catches fire on Mara Lake in the Shuswap
House fire in Hedley
Fire at Captain's Cove Marina, west of Canoe Beach

COLUMN: Damsel in distress is a humiliating role

Over the past weeks we’ve redefined the word ‘hero.’ It used to…

COLUMN: Tax filing and commercial rent subsidy

Changes have been made to this year’s tax filing deadlines

  • Apr 29, 2020

Dyer: The tyranny of the English garden

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

  • Apr 28, 2020

HERGOTT: Accountability of being a pet owner

Paul Hergott is a personal injury lawyer based in West Kelowna

  • Apr 28, 2020

Workplace design: Human connection in the workplace

Columnist Jules Galloway is the founder/owner of Evolve Design| Build

  • Apr 23, 2020

HAWTHORNE: Behaviour change and motivation

Personal trainer Sean Hawthorne writes about creating a change plan that works

  • Apr 23, 2020

Things would be better if we could just hug

Ironic, isn’t it? In a time when people are enduring stress, fear…

Earth Day: A new relationship to wildlife is needed for nature and people

Dan Kraus is senior conservation biologist with the Nature Conservancy of Canada.

  • Apr 22, 2020

COLUMN: Questions remain about benefit packages

Students confused and frustrated as they try to determine if they qualify

  • Apr 22, 2020

COLUMN: Stop and smell the (virtual) roses

Video game has provided a diversion during COVID-19 pandemic

  • Apr 22, 2020

Dyer: Learning about EV from an “L” driver

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

  • Apr 21, 2020

HERGOTT: ICBC, COVID-19 and an injury claim

Paul Hergott is a personal injury lawyer based in West Kelowna

  • Apr 21, 2020

COLUMN: Virtual gatherings during the pandemic

Video conferences bring friends and family together in a time of physical distancing

COMMENTARY: COVID-19 modelling useful, but not a crystal ball

B.C.’s chief health officer explains risk of relaxing too soon

  • Apr 19, 2020

COLUMN: Helping those who use substances during the COVID-19 pandemic

B.C. Minister of Mental Health and Addictions Judy Darcy talks about both public health emergencies

  • Apr 18, 2020

COLUMN: Summerland mayor and staff working to communicate with the public

Communications strategy in place during COVID-19 pandemic

  • Apr 17, 2020

COLUMN: Ongoing changes to federal assistance

Initial announcements have been modified during COVID-19 pandemic

  • Apr 15, 2020