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Column: Pet ownership a rewarding yet pricey commitment

In Plain View by Lachlan Labere

  • Jan 24, 2020

HAWTHORNE: Monitoring, the bathroom scale

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

  • Jan 23, 2020

COLUMN: Governments should modernize their processes, get with the times for 2020

Laura Jones is the chief strategic officer at the Canadian Federation of Independent Business

  • Jan 22, 2020

Dyer: What should you do with the climate action plan?

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

  • Jan 21, 2020

HERGOTT: Honesty in the courtroom

Paul Hergott is a personal injury lawyer based in West Kelowna

  • Jan 21, 2020

Local Lizzie: Be kind, always

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

  • Jan 21, 2020
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Dragon Parade at Vernon's Beairsto Elementary
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B.C. VIEWS: Few clouds on Horgan’s horizon

Horgan’s biggest challenge in the remainder of his term will be to keep the economy humming along

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

A Gardener’s Diary: Not too soon to think of spring in Vernon

Jocelyne Sewell gives advice on getting a leg up on gardening

  • Jan 17, 2020

BOOMER TALK: Low income or poverty

We need an increase in pensions and not the usual ridiculous token of 1.2 per cent: columnist

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?

COLUMN: Vernon’s generosity never ceases to amaze

In only a short time, editor Caitlin Clow has witnessed so much

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

Armstrong retirement community place to thrive

Transitioning can be difficult and wonderful at the same time: Heaton Place resident co-ordinator

  • Jan 8, 2020

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