Opinion

Hergott: Who is responsible when a child gets hurt in the street?

Lawyer Paul Hergott looks at parents responsibility for when a child is hurt playing in the street

  • Nov 5, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Is your community ready for the dementia wave?

Experts warn that the number of people living with dementia could nearly double in the next decade

EDITORIAL: Providing support

Refugee family will need assistance from community of Summerland

  • Nov 1, 2019
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Mary Ann Murphy places second in Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola riding
Okanagan Spirits Craft Distillery Mixoff shakes up Kelowna
Cindy Derkaz: Liberal Party candidate for North Okanagan-Shuswap
Mary Ann Murphy: Liberal Party candidate for Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola

I’m Just Saying: The world still needs love

Jordyn Thomson is a reporter with the Western News

Letter: Need to reduce fossil fuels

How can the city’s operation emissions from buildings and vehicles be reduced?

COLUMN: Balance of power affects minority government

Federal Liberals have advantage, despite minority position in House of Commons

  • Oct 30, 2019

Spark Joy: Decluttering with kids

Barb and Wendy at Simply Spark Joy help you to create a clutter free home on the Black Press Media

  • Oct 30, 2019

HERGOTT: Watch for children on the road this Halloween

Lawyer Paul Hergott cautions drivers about the dangers of driving on Halloween

  • Oct 30, 2019

COLUMN: All Hallows’ Eve: The passage into winter

As a child, I remember the excitement building as Halloween approached

  • Oct 29, 2019

LETTER: Donors to Summerland Centre Stage Theatre must be recognized

Donor plaques are missing from theatre lobby

  • Oct 28, 2019

COLUMN: Priorities in a divided province following 2019 election

Black Press Media columnist Frank Bucholtz on the fallout for B.C.

  • Oct 28, 2019

LETTER: Help needed for homeless problem

Homeless population was an election issue

  • Oct 25, 2019

COLUMN: Extreme expressions of political hatred

Online anger against Trudeau reached extreme levels

COLUMN: Considering questions about a minority parliament

Liberals lost 20 seats, reducing their total to 157 and the NDP lost seats going from 44 to 24

  • Oct 23, 2019

EDITORIAL: The wishes of the voters

While the results will not please everyone, this is, more or less, what Canadian voters have chosen

  • Oct 23, 2019

Hergott: Driving and talking to a passenger

Lawyer Paul Hergott writes about distracted driving with passengers

  • Oct 21, 2019

LETTER: Middle class better off with Trudeau’s child benefit boost

It’s a transfer, not a tax cut, but it helps families get ahead

  • Oct 21, 2019

Auntie Says… Words matter

What you say can have a lasting effect

  • Oct 21, 2019

LETTER: On the future of salmon farming in B.C.

Ecologists have been sounding the alarm for decades

  • Oct 20, 2019