Columnists

YOU didn’t back check …

Pro hockey player Connor Jones’ inspiring stories on life, hockey and everything in between.

  • Jul 10, 2020

Your House Has Become More Than Just Home Base

Real Estate columnist Freddy Marks notes rural property demand is growing

  • Jul 10, 2020

Wealth tax needed as gap between rich and poor grows

Cannings: Disparity between super-wealthy and the rest is much greater than previously estimated

  • Jul 7, 2020

COLUMN: Some more appropriate names for Washington NFL team

Finally, Washington’s NFL team would have a name everyone could cheer with pride

Painful Truth: The widening border

The U.S. and Canada are about to diverge, and we don’t know what it means yet

  • Jul 2, 2020

South Okanagan-West Kootenay MP talks systemic racism

MP Richard Cannings is in his second term

  • Jun 26, 2020
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British Columbia can now use its own data to prepare for a second wave
Man catches bald eagle from water in Kootenay lake
No new COVID-19 cases related to BLM protests
Slow-mo video captures eagle hunting for fish in B.C.

Thinking today about the histories of tomorrow

Robert Malcolmson is professor emeritus of history at Queen’s University. He now lives in Nelson.

The road is not your ashtray

Some people always toss their butts out the window regardless of the time of year or risk

  • Jun 25, 2020

Our pre-pandemic world will not return

After some of the changes I’ve been seeing, I don’t want life to go back to the way it was earlier

Drivesmart column: Learn to yield and make roadway safer

Sometimes through traffic does have to yield to those who are trying to enter or leave the highway.

  • Jun 16, 2020

Conservative leadership race serves up a menu of meh

“A new Conservative leader cannot come soon enough.”

A German word blitzes the English language

World O’ Words: Lightning quick, on offense and defense

  • Jun 9, 2020

Planting for a year round harvest

The mid-July sowings produce crops that will become large enough to take them through the winter

  • Jun 9, 2020

House of Commons to have virtual and in-person sittings

From the Hill: Richard Cannings MP South Okanagan-West Kootenay

  • Jun 3, 2020

B.C. COVID-19 survey brings answers closer

275,000 responses so far, broader health information helps

  • Jun 2, 2020

COVID-19: Business Check-In

The application process for certain programs has not been smooth.

  • May 28, 2020

COLUMN: B.C.’s labour minister should look at COVID-19 financial carnage amid minimum wage increase

The timing couldn’t be worse for any government decision that drives up costs for business, writes Jock Finlayson

  • May 28, 2020

The third photograph of Robert Johnson

An old photograph comes to light — a reminder that mythology is real and the past is still alive

  • May 28, 2020

Pandemic will bring long-lasting changes to Canada

Column by Richard Cannings, South Okanagan-West Kootenay MP

  • May 26, 2020

GUEST COLUMN: B.C. COVID-19 survey brings answers closer

275,000 responses so far, broader health information helps

  • May 22, 2020