Star gazing: The wonders of Saturn

Ken Tapping is an astronomer with the NRC’s Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory, Penticton

B.C. VIEWS: Public school ‘crisis’ doesn’t exist

More teachers pour in, union wants results suppressed

Wray will be missed

Vernon Vipers owner Duncan Wray dies suddenly

Crook's Corner
Vernon Life Saver
National Defence Minister visits Vernon Poppy Project
Longtime VSS tradition underway

Fridge plan has merit

EDITORIAL: Vernon resident invites all interested in reducing food waste to meeting Monday morning

Customer service

LETTER: Vernon shopper says better customer service could prevent demise of retail outlets

  • Jan 14th, 2018

Think higher density

LETTER: A new suggestion for Vernon’s Civic Arena site

  • Jan 14th, 2018

Lifting Spirits

LETTER: Shopper enjoys Vernon Pipes and Drumming Group during holidays

  • Jan 14th, 2018

Electoral reform protects democracy

LETTER: Spallumcheen resident proponent of proportional representation

  • Jan 14th, 2018

Change the system

LETTER: Vernon resident proponent of proportional represenation

  • Jan 14th, 2018

Show some consideration


  • Jan 13th, 2018

Making bad choices

LETTER: When you choose the behaviour, you choose the consequences

  • Jan 13th, 2018

Common sense vehicle

LETTER: Automated vehicles a safer option

  • Jan 13th, 2018

Proclaim love of God

LETTER: Messages with shoeboxes can be accepted or rejected

  • Jan 12th, 2018

Get the facts straight

LETTER: Immigrants in fact only make up 18.7 per cent of Canada’s population

  • Jan 12th, 2018

LETTERS: Plastic bags an ‘easy feel-good fix’

Bags have secondary uses, other problems more pressing

  • Jan 12th, 2018

Naming Jerusalem as capital a shameless move

LETTER: Some historic and biblical proof against Trump’s bad decision

  • Jan 12th, 2018

At Random: Devolution of communication

Dictionary additions open a portcullis of awful

MICHAELS: Bad McAd leaves a bad taste in my mouth

“If you are trying to figure out how to spend that fiver, consider taking a moment to unplug from the trite network of now and 15-seconds-from-now…”

Start with the basics

LETTER: Streetlights and sidewalks needed ahead of beautification in Vernon

  • Jan 10th, 2018