Opinion

Keep Lions Vision Centre in Armstrong

LETTER: Financial decisions can be difficult to make, but the well being of patients should not be disregarded

  • May 11, 2019

A look back in time: The famous Clyde “Slim” Williams

Slim was known for wanting to connect the unchartered coastal range with the Canadian road system

  • May 10, 2019

Flattened but not forgotten – Vernon’s Civic Arena

MITCHELL’S MUSINGS: ‘She did good’

  • May 10, 2019
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Buddy Benches
Hometown Heroes Lottery
Volunteers sought for North Okanagan therapeutic horseback riding club
Cherryville "Viking" Days

5 Things to do this weekend in the Okanagan

Check out this events column from Okanagan events guru Christina Ferreira

  • May 9, 2019

COLUMN: The future isn’t what we thought it would be

Dire dystopian predictions haven’t come true, but the warnings are still needed

LETTER: Land should be used for affordable housing

Site location for Summerland’s solar power project questioned

  • May 9, 2019

LETTER: Concerns raised about Summerland solar site

Reports should be studied carefully before making decision

  • May 9, 2019

Hergott: Working around pain from a car crash

Lawyer Paul Hergott writes about what to do and not to do following a crash

  • May 7, 2019

LETTER: Cannabis petition should be examined carefully

Whether you are an adult or a youth, cannabis will always be available

  • May 7, 2019

LETTER: No more burning in Vernon

“In the sunny Okanagan, the air is crap!”

  • May 7, 2019

Peanut allergies: Research shows ‘oral immunotherapy’ is safe for preschoolers

Child eats small amounts of an allergenic food, dose gradually boosted to target maintenance amount

B.C. VIEWS: Forest industry revitalization looks like the opposite

Caribou protection, forest tenure restriction, increasing stumpage

EDITORIAL: Carbon tax divides us

Provincial governments are taking federal government to court over controversial tax

  • May 4, 2019

EDITORIAL: Controlling cannabis

Summerland and the province of B.C. already have regulations governing cannabis retail stores

  • May 3, 2019

LETTER: Toxic bitumen is the problem

Alberta’s neglect over the tar ponds and its unfunded liability of $260 billion raise concerns

  • May 3, 2019

COLUMN: Honouring the one who stands by you

Since becoming a grandmother, I’ve started thinking about my own mom in a very different way

  • May 2, 2019

LETTER: Limits needed on locations of cannabis retail stores

Consult our two-page municipal policy and regulations relating to cannabis retail establishment

  • May 1, 2019

Get Outdoors! Now is the time to deal with dandelions

Columnist Roseanne Van Ee looks at a weed with a varied and well-established history

OPINION: Doing time for drugs isn’t working

Provincial health officer calls for decriminalization of possession, use of illicit drugs

  • May 1, 2019

Hergott: Future income loss from an injury

Lawyer Paul Hergott takes a look at losses from an injury

  • Apr 30, 2019