Editorials

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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Halina Centre turns 45
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

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

At Random: Growing stronger

Column by Bretany Tourout.

  • Jun 30th, 2017

Lumby Days breaks up flood stress

The event comes at a perfect time to give flood-affected residents are break

  • Jun 9th, 2017