Columnists

Growls and Hugs for July 31 to Aug 7

Someone or something got your hackles up? Or maybe someone made you…

COLUMN: Remembering the character of a wine legend

Speaking with Harry McWatters was a pleasant experience

Tales from the past: An Okanagan Haiku Master

As told by Brian Wilson from an interview with Ruth Koyama

  • Jul 29, 2019
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Thunderstorm over Revelstoke on Sept. 7
Ainsley Renyard balloon ties a wiener dog
Revelstoke's first splash park is now open
Restoring bull trout habitat in Glacier National Park

Column: Sympathy for the camera shy and praise for the lowly snapshot

In Plain View by Lachlan Labere

  • Jul 29, 2019

COLUMN: Gender (in)equality in the modern world

After more than 50 years of feminism there are still places that deny education based on gender

  • Jul 28, 2019

COLUMN: Reflecting on George Ryga’s legacy

Canadian playwright would have turned 87 this month

  • Jul 27, 2019

COLUMN: Survey says time is on our side

Mitchell offers his thoughts on whether B.C. should go full-time to Daylight Savings Time

Liam’s Lowdown: A recipe for wildberry season

Rain, rain, and more rain. However, knowing my luck by the time…

Hergott: Concerns with e-scooters

Lawyer Paul Hergott takes a look at the issues around e-scooters

  • Jul 23, 2019

Wayne’s World: We’re in a climate emergency, let’s act like it

Wayne Stetski MP, Kootenay-Columbia One of the issues I hear about most…

  • Jul 23, 2019

A permaculture journey: Low maintenance gardening

Part 1 of a series constributed by the NCES

  • Jul 21, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP pushes ahead with Crown forest redistribution

This isn’t the time for a radical Indigenous rights agenda

COLUMN: Looking back to a time of optimism

The first lunar landing 50 years ago was a time to celebrate dreams and accomplishments

Health: Living longer, a myth?

A new column to Black Press from CHIP HealthLine Solutions

  • Jul 19, 2019

Stoked on Science: Phenomenal forestry

Spring has subtly shifted its way into summer. The late June rains…

  • Jul 18, 2019

Hergott: Medical cannabis and ICBC

ICBC might start reimbursing the expense of cannabis just like they do for prescription medications

  • Jul 17, 2019

Jocelyn’s Jottings: The world doesn’t stop for the summer

I miss the days when the world stopped for summer time. I…

COLUMN: Getting to the truth of the matter

We should read anything and everything from both sides, then form our own opinions

  • Jul 14, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Will the NDP lose money selling marijuana?

Government monopoly sounds great, if you work there

COLUMN: B.C. must find new ways to grow economy as housing market unfurls

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Jul 12, 2019