Opinion

Star Gazing: A Transit of Mercury

Rarely visible stellar event happening next week

  • Nov 7, 2019

LETTER: B.C., don’t break the bank to save the planet

Climate change is an ongoing process that has happened before

  • Nov 7, 2019

LETTER: Rural roads in Vernon no place for walking

Ministry or contractors, who am I supposed to call?

  • Nov 7, 2019
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Ask Auntie: Remembrance Day isn’t just another holiday

Remember those who fought for our freedoms but also those who continue to protect them

  • Nov 5, 2019

Ask Auntie: Remembrance Day isn’t just another holiday

Remember those who fought for our freedoms but also those who continue to protect them

  • Nov 5, 2019

LETTER: Climate deniers’ brains are in neutral

Don’t listen to the trolls nay-saying climate change

  • Nov 5, 2019

Hergott: Who is responsible when a child gets hurt in the street?

Lawyer Paul Hergott looks at parents responsibility for when a child is hurt playing in the street

  • Nov 5, 2019

LETTER: it’s global warming, not Okanagan Valley warming

Take your ‘blinders’ off and have faith in climate scientists

  • Nov 4, 2019

LETTER: Pipelines may boost economy, but also policing costs

‘It isn’t all icing on the cake’

  • Nov 4, 2019

Downtown Vernon Safeway closure an end of an era

Saying goodbye 58 times

  • Nov 4, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Is your community ready for the dementia wave?

Experts warn that the number of people living with dementia could nearly double in the next decade

COLUMN: MITCHELL’S MUSINGS: Halloween survives another year

Don’t even think about holding party after Halloween

EDITORIAL: Providing support

Refugee family will need assistance from community of Summerland

  • Nov 1, 2019

I’m Just Saying: The world still needs love

Jordyn Thomson is a reporter with the Western News

Spark Joy: Decluttering with kids

Barb and Wendy at Simply Spark Joy help you to create a clutter free home on the Black Press Media

  • Oct 30, 2019

HERGOTT: Watch for children on the road this Halloween

Lawyer Paul Hergott cautions drivers about the dangers of driving on Halloween

  • Oct 30, 2019

COLUMN: All Hallows’ Eve: The passage into winter

As a child, I remember the excitement building as Halloween approached

  • Oct 29, 2019

LETTER: Donors to Summerland Centre Stage Theatre must be recognized

Donor plaques are missing from theatre lobby

  • Oct 28, 2019

A Gardeners Diary: Time to plant spring bulbs in Vernon

October a good time to divide perennials that have grown too big

  • Oct 28, 2019

COLUMN: Priorities in a divided province following 2019 election

Black Press Media columnist Frank Bucholtz on the fallout for B.C.

  • Oct 28, 2019