Opinion

Star Gazing: How many Earths?

Ken Tapping is an astronomer with the NRC’s Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory, Penticton

  • Oct 3rd, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: Fanning fear of fire and flood

Here’s real evidence for our record wildfire season

Star gazing: The edge of the universe

The universe began about 14 billion years ago in an event that is called the “Big Bang”

  • Sep 27th, 2017
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          B.C. VIEWS: Politicians loot public treasury

          John Horgan’s sudden reversal puts parties on welfare

          Tech talk: Building a community

          Break the boundaries down and connect all the communities in B.C.

          • Sep 22nd, 2017

          Okanagan Taste: A bounty of fall events

          Allison Markin is the food and libations columnist for the Penticton Western News

          • Sep 22nd, 2017

          Star gazing: The art and the science

          Ken Tapping is an astronomer with the NRC’s Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory, Penticton

          • Sep 19th, 2017

          B.C. VIEWS: Plucking the golden goose

          B.C. NDP, federal Liberals raise high-earner income tax to 50%

          Star gazing: Red sun, red moon

          Ken Tapping is an astronomer with the NRC’s Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory, Penticton

          • Sep 13th, 2017

          BC VIEWS: Little integrity left to protect

          Darryl Plecas taints an already shabby B.C. political scene

          Okanagan Taste: Back to school for wine drinkers and foodies

          Allison Markin is the food and libations columnist for the Penticton Western News

          • Sep 9th, 2017

          Nature Wise: The missing birds of summer

          The sure signs of summer in the South Okanagan was the appearance of certain birds

          • Aug 8th, 2017

          Indigenous bureaucracy grows again

          B.C. offers stalled development, gambling money

          Stargazing: Ink blots and paper jams

          Ken Tapping is an astronomer with the NRC’s Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory, Penticton

          • Sep 5th, 2017

          Former faller says wildfire response mismanaged

          The initial firefighters should be loggers and first responders living in the same area as the fire

          • Sep 2nd, 2017

          Speed and weed aren’t helping ICBC

          Readers call for electronic enforcement, car insurance competition

          • Aug 31st, 2017

          Auntie Says: Hit the reset button this September

          South Okanagan-based columnist Faye Arcand

          • Aug 30th, 2017

          B.C’s highway rest areas are a disgrace

          I’ve got a job that should be top priority for our new Highways minister

          No easy answers in ICBC mess

          David Eby blames problems that have already been fixed

          No easy answers in ICBC mess

          David Eby blames problems that have already been fixed