Opinion

LETTER: Sir John A. Macdonald’s role in residential schools

Canada’s first prime minister was progressive for his time

  • Aug 9th, 2018

COLUMN: Vernon teacher touched thousands of lives

AT RANDOM: Vernon school teacher taken too soon

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Letter: Two sides to benefit program

I thought you would be more sympathetic towards your former colleagues like me.

  • Aug 7th, 2018

Letter: Lack of available housing a crisis

I recently was talking with a friend of mine, about the quality of life in Vernon.

  • Aug 6th, 2018

Letter: Pick up after yourself

I am so disgusted with mankind lately.

  • Aug 6th, 2018

Letter: Is prop rep really fairer?

Next time someone tries to tell you that PR is a Fairer system….. Ask “Fairer for who?”

  • Aug 6th, 2018

Letter: Referendum wording muddy

Sure, the grass always seems greener on the other side of the fence.

  • Aug 6th, 2018

Letter: Three-seat party with power

Proportional representation has been a disaster wherever it has been tried.

  • Aug 6th, 2018

Letter: Big picture look at shopping cart ban

I need to rant a little.

  • Aug 6th, 2018

Letter: Civic Sounds a treat

‘I am glad we decided to make Vernon our home.’

  • Aug 6th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Private health care crackdown touches painful nerve

Many people are no longer prepared to suffer in silence

B.C. VIEWS: Big money and local elections

Slates discouraged in civic politics, unions get green light

COLUMN: Has social media passed its peak?

Saul Klein at the University of Victoria writes about erosion of trust at Facebook and Twitter

  • Aug 2nd, 2018

EDITORIAL: Vandalism shows need for rainbow crosswalk

Hateful graffiti shows Salmon Arm’s need for a symbol of inclusion

B.C. VIEWS: Big unions living large in public construction-land

The boys like their steak, bosses like a beefy slush fund

Letter: Lot prices will be interesting

Hope the sales prices in that subdivision will reflect the deal the developer got from the City.

  • Jul 27th, 2018

Letter: MP mailing a miss

  • Jul 27th, 2018

Letter: More questions than answers

Thank you for responding to my letter voicing some concerns regarding proportional representation.

  • Jul 27th, 2018