Editorials

Celebrating Your Vernon

Special supplement and new online addition share the stories that make this community great

Small town and simple

LETTER: Vernon resident questions the need for growth

  • Mar 28th, 2018

Editorial: A slow spring into summer

The cooler temperatures may not be great for our social lives, but they will help our environment

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Stuff the Truck for H.O.P.E. Outreach
Despite battling terminal cancer for the third time, Hesketh enters city council candidacy
The annual Tim Hortons Smile Cookie campaign is back
Loverboy in concert

Editorial: Unplug during Earth Hour, or at any time

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

Editorial: Lowering the voting age not as crazy as it seems at first glance

It is important to make youth feel enfranchised, and get them interested in democratic participation

  • Mar 18th, 2018

OUR VIEW: Taking on distracted driving a worthwhile endeavour

Any initiative to keep people paying attention to the road instead of their phone is a good one

More money aimed at snow

EDITORIAL: City considers adding more funds to downtown snow removal

Editorial: It’s about time

Time we gave up on daylight savings time.

  • Mar 11th, 2018

Box decision handled poorly

Decision to cut Good Food Box program came without notice to those involved

Editorial: Tide turning toward equality

International Women’s Day is Thursday, March 8

  • Mar 7th, 2018

EDITORIAL: A national embarrassment

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

  • Mar 2nd, 2018

EDITORIAL: Fight bullying every day

Pink Shirt Day is Feb. 28

  • Feb 25th, 2018

Voter turnout very troubling

EDITORIAL: Results from West Kelowna by-election concerning

  • Feb 17th, 2018

Carnival packs a wonder

EDITORIAL: 58th annual Vernon Winter Carnival a big success

  • Feb 14th, 2018

Final shot at Carnival

EDITORIAL: Full day of fun to wrap up Vernon Winter Carnival, and last chance to enjoy Family Day this early before it’s moved

  • Feb 11th, 2018

Towns need to get on the pot NOW

Province leaves little time for municipalities to get their acts together

Editorial: Playing by the rules

Playground squabble won’t lead to a solution

  • Feb 9th, 2018

Carnival full of wonder

Still plenty of fun to be had with Vernon Winter Carnival, which wraps up Sunday

  • Feb 7th, 2018

My bad

AT RANDOM: We all make mistakes - but it’s OK

  • Jan 18th, 2018