Opinion

Letter: Voting history repeating

It might be interesting to note that B.C. did away with a transferable ballot system of voting.

  • Sep 14th, 2018

Letter: Seeking simple proportional representation sample

In two sentences, can you explain how a PR system will elect a Vernon and area MLA?

  • Sep 12th, 2018

Letter: The so-called ‘Golden Years’

They ought to be forced to live with a senior for weeks and weeks.

  • Sep 12th, 2018
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Letter: Missing out due to misleading name

A few have said that it sounds like an interesting club but they don’t have a university degree.

  • Sep 12th, 2018

COLUMN: Celebrating Inclusion Month in Vernon

Venture Training organizations across the province are celebrating Community Inclusion Month.

  • Sep 12th, 2018

Letter: Used book sales good for all

Donating and buying used books really helps.

  • Sep 11th, 2018

Letter: Thanks to volunteers

Thank you, thank you, many, many thank yous to the many generous donors.

  • Sep 11th, 2018

Letter: Time to learn about local candidates

Our plea is to listen to the candidates who offer themselves up for election to represent you.

  • Sep 10th, 2018

Letter: Money for ambulances

The ambulance should be an essential service but it’s not.

  • Sep 10th, 2018

Letter: Stopping the exodus

Yesterday morning I walked through a crowd that had tripled since the same walk a week earlier.

  • Sep 10th, 2018

Letter: Perspective on cultural centre cost

The $12 will not be noticed by most individual taxpayers.

  • Sep 10th, 2018

COLUMN: Demystifying the homeless

Things are thrown at them, and some of them are physically assaulted.

  • Sep 10th, 2018

Wineology: Let’s talk organic wine

Check out Okanagan sommelier Shanyn Ward’s bi-weekly column

  • Jul 13th, 2018

Wineology: Making sense of natural wines

Check out Okanagan sommelier Shanyn Ward’s wine column

  • Aug 7th, 2018

Wineology: What is Biodynamics?

Check out Okanagan sommelier Shanyn Ward’s wine column

  • Sep 8th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Canada’s carbon tax house of cards is falling down

Revealed as just another sales tax, it’s doomed in B.C. and nationally

LETTER: Urgent action needed to protect B.C. fresh water from invasive species

If we miss one boat, we will have allowed a permanent and devastating change to B.C.’s fresh water

  • Sep 7th, 2018

COLUMN: Time for a reality check on Canada’s exports

Industrial transitions do not happen overnight, Jock Finlayson writes

  • Sep 5th, 2018