Opinion

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

Industrial transitions do not happen overnight, Jock Finlayson writes

  • Sep 5th, 2018

COLUMN: Plant pilgrimage set to begin

September is here and it reminds us we have to start bringing houseplants in.

  • Sep 5th, 2018

Letter: Giving thanks to B.C. responders

We are so thankful and proud of our first responders.

  • Sep 5th, 2018

Letter: Rethinking cannabis farming

The sudden movement on the part of cannabis grow op developers is threatening our way of life,

  • Sep 5th, 2018

Letter: Why do we have Regional District duplication?

Why do we still have a regional district?

  • Sep 5th, 2018

Letter: Clarifying criticism of MP’s record

In a recent letter, I made an error I would like to correct.

  • Sep 5th, 2018

Letter: Calling all former northern B.C. residents

There are many former residents of the Vanderhoof and Fort St. James who relocated to the Okanagan

  • Sep 5th, 2018

Letter: Way to go, Tolko Industries

I would like to give some well-deserved kudos to Tolko Industries at their Lumby Log Sorting Yard.

  • Sep 4th, 2018

Letter: Vernon cyclists take caution

Kudos to the City of Vernon to make the town more bike friendly.

  • Sep 4th, 2018

AT RANDOM: 3,000 metres above sea level

Reporter decided walking for eight hours in mud up the side of a mountain was a good idea–it wasn’t

B.C. VIEWS: Every day is Labour Day for John Horgan’s NDP

Union sign-ups, minimum wage for farm workers on the table

Letter: Remember decisions at election time

So now it is supposed to be our turn.

  • Aug 31st, 2018

COLUMN: Vernon’s relationship status with homeless is complicated

Unfortunately, no Band-Aid type of help (short term anything) will make that much difference.

  • Aug 29th, 2018

Letter: Civility needed at Vernon meetings

Some people just have difficulty being civil when they speak at these events.

  • Aug 29th, 2018

Letter: Mussel risk too great

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

  • Aug 29th, 2018

Letter: What is an evidence-based argument?

An evidence-based argument can be checked by others.

  • Aug 29th, 2018