Editorials

EDITORIAL: Blood donation a gift, but more so in summer

EDITORIAL: Blood donation a gift, but more so in summer

Canadian Blood Services calling for donors during traditionally quieter vacation season

  • Jun 16, 2018
EDITORIAL: Blood donation a gift, but more so in summer
No place like home

No place like home

Community at the heart of The Morning Star

No place like home
Students and teachers from Rossland Summit School celebrate the opening of Rossland’s rainbow crosswalk last September. (Chelsea Novak/Rossland News)

EDITORIAL: Minority rules in our colourful culture

Quibbles over symbolic rainbow crossings belie critics’ genuine concerns

  • Jun 6, 2018
Students and teachers from Rossland Summit School celebrate the opening of Rossland’s rainbow crosswalk last September. (Chelsea Novak/Rossland News)

Kids these days

EDITORIAL: Youth need safe supports in an increasingly hectic world

  • May 11, 2018

Calling all readers

Morning Star opens doors of transparency with new Facebook group

EDITORIAL: Fueling our fear with higher gas prices

Higher gas prices are said to drive us to take public transit. Are we there yet?

  • May 10, 2018

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

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?

AT RANDOM: Searching for the right process
Flying with hope

Flying with hope

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

Flying with hope
North Okanagan mourns

North Okanagan mourns

Somber event planned Saturday in Armstrong to remember workplace tragedy

North Okanagan mourns
Realtor Debbie Steenkamp makes an enormous, if not unorthodox, save during Sutton Realty Group’s impromptu Jersey Day road hockey game in the staff parking lot Thursday. Thousands of Canadians wore jerseys from all sports to support the Humboldt Broncos. (Roger Knox/Morning Star)

Tragedy hits home

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

Realtor Debbie Steenkamp makes an enormous, if not unorthodox, save during Sutton Realty Group’s impromptu Jersey Day road hockey game in the staff parking lot Thursday. Thousands of Canadians wore jerseys from all sports to support the Humboldt Broncos. (Roger Knox/Morning Star)
Editorial: Fulfilling our basic needs

Editorial: Fulfilling our basic needs

Carrot and stick are both needed in developing housing

  • Mar 30, 2018
Editorial: Fulfilling our basic needs
Celebrating Your Vernon

Celebrating Your Vernon

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

Celebrating Your Vernon
Small town and simple

Small town and simple

LETTER: Vernon resident questions the need for growth

  • Mar 28, 2018
Small town and simple
Photo: Pixabay

Editorial: A slow spring into summer

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

Photo: Pixabay
Editorial: Unplug during Earth Hour, or at any time

Editorial: Unplug during Earth Hour, or at any time

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

Editorial: Unplug during Earth Hour, or at any time
Editorial: Lowering the voting age not as crazy as it seems at first glance

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

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

More money aimed at snow

EDITORIAL: City considers adding more funds to downtown snow removal

More money aimed at snow
Editorial: It’s about time

Editorial: It’s about time

Time we gave up on daylight savings time.

  • Mar 11, 2018
Editorial: It’s about time