Editorials

EDITORIAL: Keremeos and area swimming with options

Regional District Okanagan Similkameen directors will debate applying for a new outdoor pool grant

EDITORIAL: Lower Similkameen not ready for indoor pool

Population not large enough to float operations of indoor pool

  • Jan 11, 2019

Ask candidates tough questions

Municipal election is Oct. 20

  • Sep 21, 2018

DeMeer: Cats and dogs are reigning – and it’s wrong

Princeton editor Andra DeMeer tackles the issue placing pets over people

EDITORIAL: Vandalism shows need for rainbow crosswalk

Hateful graffiti shows Salmon Arm’s need for a symbol of inclusion

Get off the bench, help reshape recreation in Keremeos

Have an idea for a rec program you’d like to see? Go talk to Shane Marsh the rec facilities manager.

  • Jul 26, 2018
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Snow day in Salmon Arm
How to tackle a left-hand turn on a one-way
Sunken sailboat in Okanagan Lake
Blasting at rockslide on Highway 97 near Summerland

EDITORIAL: Maryland journalists killed in pursuit of truth

Five people were gunned down in the Capital Gazette newsroom

Editorial: What’s all the fuss about pot?

Don’t worry, be happy about pot legalization

  • Jun 26, 2018

EDITORIAL: Minority rules in our colourful culture

Quibbles over symbolic rainbow crossings belie critics’ genuine concerns

  • Jun 6, 2018

EDITORIAL: Fueling our fear with higher gas prices

Higher gas prices are said to drive us to take public transit. Are we there yet?

  • May 10, 2018

EDITORIAL: Food fight breaks out in B.C. Legislature

Private members bill would eliminate $61-a-day per diem for local MLAs in Greater Victoria

  • May 10, 2018

Tragedy hits home

AT RANDOM: Humboldt crash prompts sports editor Kevin Mitchell to reflect on his time on the road

Editorial: Unplug during Earth Hour, or at any time

Earth Hour is today (Saturday, March 24) from 8:30-9:30 p.m.

EDITORIAL: A national embarrassment

Alberta’s ban on the sale of B.C. wines in that province heightens tensions and creates animosity

  • Mar 2, 2018

EDITORIAL: Fight bullying every day

Pink Shirt Day is Feb. 28

  • Feb 25, 2018

Towns need to get on the pot NOW

Province leaves little time for municipalities to get their acts together

Addiction: no shame and no blame

It’s absolutely crucial to fight the stigma

EDITORIAL: With harassment allegations, students deserve better at UBCO

The lack of communication with students isn’t good enough for the Kelowna campus

Who wins with reduced hours at the library?

Take a read and you decide

  • Jan 17, 2018