Barry Gerding

Robot caretakers could be in your future

Robot caretakers could be in your future

If the idea of a sex robot made heads turn this week, what about a robot nurse at your bedside?

Robot caretakers could be in your future
Steve Griessel, owner of the Betz Family Winery in Woodinville, Wash. Photo: Barry Gerding/Black Press

B.C. can learn from Washington’s wine industry growth

Winery owner cites importance of industry collaboration

Steve Griessel, owner of the Betz Family Winery in Woodinville, Wash. Photo: Barry Gerding/Black Press
thespruce.com                                The rat population in the Central Okanagan has taken off in the past few years.

Feature Friday: The rats have moved in

Destructive rodents have hitchhiked across the Interior from Lower Mainland

thespruce.com                                The rat population in the Central Okanagan has taken off in the past few years.
ALR review may not be open-minded

ALR review may not be open-minded

Past agriculture minister Norm Letnick skeptical of NDP approach

ALR review may not be open-minded
B.C. Agriculture Minister Lana Popham. Photo: Barry Gerding/Black Press

A $5 million boost for Okanagan fruit growers

The Tree Fruit Competitiveness Fund was announced to help update aging farming equipment, infrastructure

B.C. Agriculture Minister Lana Popham. Photo: Barry Gerding/Black Press
Missing Spruce Grove pilot Dominic Neron. Photo credit: Contributed

Spruce Grove man identifed as pilot of missing plane

Dominic Neron was flying with his girlfriend from Penticton to Edmonton

Missing Spruce Grove pilot Dominic Neron. Photo credit: Contributed
Fruit growing was considered a wiser use of agricultural land, according to a Lower Mainland bioregionalism agriculture sustainability study. Photo credit: Contributed

Protecting B.C.’s food sources

Plan to adapt Lower Mainland bioregionalism study to Okanagan region

Fruit growing was considered a wiser use of agricultural land, according to a Lower Mainland bioregionalism agriculture sustainability study. Photo credit: Contributed
Village centre at Big White Ski Resort. Photo credit: Contributed

Big White opposed to BC Family Day switch

Date change would negatively impact B.C. tourism, consumers, says Kelowna area resort

Village centre at Big White Ski Resort. Photo credit: Contributed
Jill Setah has been selling Indian tacos this month at the Ki-Lo-Na Friendship Centre in Kelowna to help raise money to cover the travel costs to see her First Nations clothing designs featured at a Paris fashion show. Image Credit: Barry Gerding/Black Press

First Nation fashion designer invited to Paris fashion show

A fashion dream is coming true for one B.C. woman

Jill Setah has been selling Indian tacos this month at the Ki-Lo-Na Friendship Centre in Kelowna to help raise money to cover the travel costs to see her First Nations clothing designs featured at a Paris fashion show. Image Credit: Barry Gerding/Black Press
Impact in Kelowna of the robust new vehicle sales market across Canada is evident by local auto dealerships relocating to new premises along Highway 97. - Image Credit: Barry Gerding/Black Press

New car sales booming

Thirst for new vehicles still high for Canadian consumers judging by record-setting sales

Impact in Kelowna of the robust new vehicle sales market across Canada is evident by local auto dealerships relocating to new premises along Highway 97. - Image Credit: Barry Gerding/Black Press