Editorials

EDITORIAL: Food fight breaks out in B.C. Legislature

Private members bill would eliminate $61-a-day per diem for local MLAs in Greater Victoria

  • May 10, 2018

AT RANDOM: Searching for the right process

RDNO directors want to help Vernon Search and Rescue find new home. But do some of their colleagues?

Flying with hope

BOOMER TALK: Vernon resident writes about being a benefactor of Hope Air

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Man plays piano downtown Vernon
Vernon family receives keys to new home
Flowers stolen from Vernon distillery
Flowers stolen from Vernon distillery

North Okanagan mourns

Somber event planned Saturday in Armstrong to remember workplace tragedy

Tragedy hits home

AT RANDOM: Humboldt crash prompts sports editor Kevin Mitchell to reflect on his time on the road

Editorial: Fulfilling our basic needs

Carrot and stick are both needed in developing housing

  • Mar 30, 2018

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 28, 2018

Editorial: A slow spring into summer

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

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 18, 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 11, 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 7, 2018

EDITORIAL: A national embarrassment

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

  • Mar 2, 2018

EDITORIAL: Fight bullying every day

Pink Shirt Day is Feb. 28

  • Feb 25, 2018

Voter turnout very troubling

EDITORIAL: Results from West Kelowna by-election concerning

  • Feb 17, 2018

EDITORIAL CARTOON: B.C. vs. Alta.

Revelstoke cartoonist Rob Buchanan weighs in on the pipelines and pinots war.…