Editorials

Editorial: Homeless impact on Vernon businesses a complex issue

City of Vernon councillors have tough decisions ahead

  • Feb 13, 2019

At Random: Race track’s second chapter at the gate

While it won’t see horse races, there may be some life left in the old Kin Race Track lot

Editorial: Volunteers needed for Vernon Special Olympics BC

Donate a few hours of time to help give these athletes the experience they deserve

  • Jan 31, 2019

Vernon Winter Carnival pivotal in local history

Events may come and go, but the essence of Carnival remains

  • Jan 28, 2019

Editorial: Out from the ashes

The dispute began in 2010 when the society was evicted from the track.

  • Jan 18, 2019

EDITORIAL: Stand-alone rallies more powerful

We worry the credibility of the movement may be tainted by these rallies.

  • Dec 17, 2018
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Homeless poet sheds insight about street population
Elk herd crosses Enderby highway
Vernon hockey tournament creates cross-border friendships
Earth Strike protested in Vernon

EDITORIAL: When SAD is more than sad

The CMHA is working to spread the word about the prevalence of Seasonal Affective Disorder in B.C.

  • Nov 15, 2018

EDITORIAL: Prop Rep info rollout a hot mess

There should have been a yes/no, pass/fail approach.

  • Oct 31, 2018

EDITORIAL: North Okanagan voter turnout horrid

Six communities average 30 per cent turnout for municipal vote Saturday

EDITORIAL: Celebrate Newspaper Week with us

Oct. 1 to 7 is National Newspaper Week, celebrating our communities and The Vernon Morning Star.

  • Sep 28, 2018

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

Princeton editor Andra DeMeer tackles the issue placing pets over people

EDITORIAL: Pay raise well earned

Next Vernon council will get a salary increase

EDITORIAL: Vandalism shows need for rainbow crosswalk

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

EDITORIAL: Band-Aid on an open wound

The idea to ban shopping carts in public places is a prime example of missing the point entirely

  • Jul 27, 2018

EDITORIAL: It’s time for action

It has become clear that we need forceful action, and now.

  • Jul 20, 2018

EDITORIAL: People are people, no matter the desperation

Unfortunately, this turn of phrase pops up frequently.

  • Jul 10, 2018

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: Blood donation a gift, but more so in summer

Canadian Blood Services calling for donors during traditionally quieter vacation season

  • Jun 16, 2018

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