Editorials

EDITORIAL: Don’t drink and drive

Immediate Roadside Prohibition is a tool the RCMP can use to take impaired drivers off the road

  • Nov 24, 2017

CPR a vital skill

Vernon man’s life saved because people had heart-starting skills

EDITORIAL: Province active in homeless solution

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

  • Nov 17, 2017
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EDITORIAL: RCMP funding a priority

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

  • Nov 15, 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 29, 2017

Every child matters, everyday

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

  • Sep 29, 2017

EDITORIAL: Fire ban lifted prematurely

Just because you can doesn’t mean you should

  • Sep 27, 2017

EDITORIAL: Save our alpine

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

  • Sep 24, 2017

EDITORIAL: Up in smoke

The sweet, skunky smell of marijuana floats through downtown Vernon

  • Sep 22, 2017

EDITORIAL: Pooches in Polson

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

  • Sep 20, 2017

Cost to removing tolls

  • Aug 30, 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 14, 2017

EDITORIAL: Smoke blankets the Okanagan

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

  • Jul 12, 2017

EDITORIAL: Extreme weather warrants caution

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

  • Jul 10, 2017