Opinion

5 new winery, cidery, distillery and brewery tasting rooms to try

Check out this events column from Okanagan events guru Christina Ferreira

  • Jul 31, 2019

Hergott: E-scooters, injuries and legal implications

Lawyer Paul Hergott continues to discuss e-scooters in his latest column

  • Jul 30, 2019

LETTER: Thanks for keeping porta potties clean

Facilities at Dale Meadows in Summerland are appreciated

  • Jul 30, 2019
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Vernon power pole fire
Neighbour delivers pleasant surprise
Thieves steal potted plants from Vernon residence
Thieves steal potted plants from Vernon residence

COLUMN: Remembering the character of a wine legend

Speaking with Harry McWatters was a pleasant experience

Tales from the past: An Okanagan Haiku Master

As told by Brian Wilson from an interview with Ruth Koyama

  • Jul 29, 2019

LETTER: Hardy Falls an impressive spot for a hike

Improvements at creek near Peachland were done well

  • Jul 29, 2019

COLUMN: Gender (in)equality in the modern world

After more than 50 years of feminism there are still places that deny education based on gender

  • Jul 28, 2019

COLUMN: Survey says time is on our side

Mitchell offers his thoughts on whether B.C. should go full-time to Daylight Savings Time

COLUMN: Reflecting on George Ryga’s legacy

Canadian playwright would have turned 87 this month

  • Jul 27, 2019

Mother pleads for recovery not safe injection sites in Vernon

LETTER: “Addiction has to be treated first. Not a safe injection site”

  • Jul 26, 2019

Our History in Pictures

A look at a gas station in the heart of downtown Vernon for many years

A life of crime nipped in the bud

Former editor contemplated thievery after a bowling outing at Vernon’s Lincoln Lanes

EDITORIAL: When colours are covered

Recent incident of vandalism show need for rainbow crosswalks

  • Jul 24, 2019

Okanagan Rail Trail stats questioned

LETTER: Apparently there have been 400,000 people who have used the trail in a four-month span

  • Jul 24, 2019

Crossing Vernon intersection like playing Russion Roulette

LETTER: Highway 6 and Pottery Road deserves attention

  • Jul 24, 2019

Our History In Pictures

A look inside at one of Vernon’s biggest employers back in the mid-2oth century, Bulmans Foods

Hergott: Concerns with e-scooters

Lawyer Paul Hergott takes a look at the issues around e-scooters

  • Jul 23, 2019

COLUMN: A Gardener’s Diary

Cabbage, kohlrabi and again broccoli are on the list for this season

B.C. VIEWS: NDP pushes ahead with Crown forest redistribution

This isn’t the time for a radical Indigenous rights agenda

Our History In Pictures

Band entertains crowd at downtown Vernon Eaton’s in 1960