Editorials

EDITORIAL: Province active in homeless solution

British Columbia has shown that it listens to and cares for its citizens

  • Nov 17th, 2017

EDITORIAL: RCMP funding a priority

Vernon-North Okanagan RCMP are requestiong six more officers from the city

  • Nov 15th, 2017

Winter sneaks in early in the North Okanagan

Year after year, that first snowfall of the season always comes as a shock

Editorial: Sex workers in need of help

Kelowna editorial calls for more creative community thinking to help women at risk

EDITORIAL: Fintry families require action

Imagine not having easy access to your home since the spring. How would you handle groceries or get your kids to school?

  • Oct 29th, 2017
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    Every child matters, everyday

    Orange Shirt Day is a reminder to all of us to adopt inclusion into our lives year-round

    • Sep 29th, 2017

    EDITORIAL: Fire ban lifted prematurely

    Just because you can doesn’t mean you should

    • Sep 27th, 2017

    EDITORIAL: Save our alpine

    The forest is quiet with tall pines looming over small, alpine plants

    • Sep 24th, 2017

    EDITORIAL: Up in smoke

    The sweet, skunky smell of marijuana floats through downtown Vernon

    • Sep 22nd, 2017

    EDITORIAL: Pooches in Polson

    Vernon residents separated on allowance of on-leash dogs in Polson Park

    • Sep 20th, 2017

    Cost to removing tolls

    • Aug 30th, 2017

    EDITORIAL: Racism is not OK

    In light of violence south of border, we must all speak out against hate, intolerance and racism

    Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

    Making the lyrics more inclusive does not reject tradition, but respects it

    EDITORIAL: At the whim of Mother Nature

    Relentless fires continue to blaze across the province

    • Jul 14th, 2017

    EDITORIAL: Smoke blankets the Okanagan

    For the first time since 2003, the government has issued a provincial state of emergency

    • Jul 12th, 2017

    EDITORIAL: Extreme weather warrants caution

    It should come as no surprise that it has been a year of extreme and turbulent weather

    • Jul 10th, 2017

    EDITORIAL: Changes needed at Polson Park

    Walking through Polson Park should be a leisurely, family activity

    • Jul 7th, 2017

    First floods, now fires

    Despite a record flood season, fires are becomming a concern

    • Jul 5th, 2017