Opinion

COLUMN: The view is worth the climb

Reflections on Summerland’s Giants Head Grind and marital commitment

COLUMN: Forestry at the heart of B.C.’s export economy

Jock Finlayson is the exectuive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • May 22, 2019

I will give you something to call 911 about…

A couple of months ago Princeton RCMP Sergeant Robert Hughes told me…

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LETTER: Fletcher ‘blurs reality’ on B.C. union public construction

Bridge, highway projects awarded to companies, not unions

  • May 21, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Reality of our plastic recycling routine exposed

Turns out dear old China wasn’t doing such a great job

EDITORIAL: Deep concern after lifeguard charged with child sex offences

Many Summerland parents are wondering if they may have inadvertently put their children at risk

  • May 18, 2019

LETTER: Medical cannabis treatment was ineffective

I used up the bottle with no indication of pain relief whatsoever

  • May 17, 2019

LETTER: Accident could happen at Summerland skatepark

One of the cement paths leads onto the road

  • May 17, 2019

EDITORIAL: Considering cannabis retail stores

It is the location, not the non-medical cannabis business, that attracted attention and concern

  • May 16, 2019

COLUMN: The simplicity and power of naps

We are, more than ever before a sleep deprived society

  • May 15, 2019

LETTER: Summerland’s solar project will benefit the community

We feel good about diversifying energy supply and ancillary benefits

  • May 15, 2019

Column: A solar pioneer in the Okanagan rides among us

This Summerland octogenarian has been producing his own electrical energy for more than 20 years

  • May 15, 2019

Hergott: Do you stop for ducks crossing the road?

Lawyer Paul Hergott discusses how to safely avoid ducks crossing the road

  • May 14, 2019

A Gardener’s Diary: How to be part of the pollution solution

Jocelyne Sewell is a longtime gardener and gardening columnist with The Morning Star

LETTER: Plenty of Sunday activities for Action Festival

There are tons of activities for all ages, good food, good music

  • May 13, 2019

LETTER: Storage project, not solar power, will benefit Summerland

The solar array will have zero effect on our peak and our obligation to buy power

  • May 13, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Welcome to the union ‘battle zone’ for pipeline construction

NDP labour code sets conditions to push independent unions out

A look back in time: The famous Clyde “Slim” Williams

Slim was known for wanting to connect the unchartered coastal range with the Canadian road system

  • May 10, 2019

Piece of Okanagan history flattened but not forgotten

MITCHELL’S MUSINGS: ‘She did good’

  • May 10, 2019

5 Things to do this weekend in the Okanagan

Check out this events column from Okanagan events guru Christina Ferreira

  • May 9, 2019