Opinion

Mitchell’s Musings: Still winging it in the year 2020

The novel coronavirus has us flying by the seat of our pants

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
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Man plays piano downtown Vernon
Vernon family receives keys to new home
Flowers stolen from Vernon distillery
Flowers stolen from Vernon distillery

LETTER: Restrictions needed to control spread of COVID-19

Scientists are still trying to figure out COVID-19’s infectivity and how to counteract it

  • Apr 27, 2020

LETTER: Caution exercised during COVID-19 pandemic

Summerland resident careful when out in the community

  • Apr 27, 2020

LETTER: Thanks to staff at Angus Place

Staff at Summerland facility have been present for residents during pandemic

  • Apr 27, 2020

LETTER: Summerland solar project should be reconsidered

District of Summerland is postponing many major infrastructure projects

  • Apr 27, 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

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

EDITORIAL: COVID-19 is not over yet

Provincial directives are still needed in order to limit scope of pandemic

  • Apr 22, 2020

Earth Day: The roots of our current environmental crisis go back 12,000 years

The story of how our current environmental state came to be is over 12,000 years old

  • Apr 22, 2020

Mitchell’s Musings: And in the world of sports today, absolutely nothing

I miss sports. Now in this world of COVID-19 – with the…

  • 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

LETTER: Golf courses should be closed

Golfers have been asked to stay at home during COVID-19 pandemic

  • Apr 16, 2020