Editorials

EDITORIAL: Preparing for future wildfires

This year is the worst fire season on record in B.C., with far more damage than 2003 or 1958

  • Sep 13th, 2017

EDITORIAL: Living on the edge of disaster

You really don’t need a campfire

  • Sep 6th, 2017

EDITORIAL: A process for decision-making

Without adequate information, it is impossible to make a wise decision

  • Sep 4th, 2017

EDITORIAL: Questions deserve answers

Concerns raised about proposed Summerland projects must be considered

  • Aug 23rd, 2017

EDITORIAL: Answering the wrong question

The question is whether to approve the development at the Banks Crescent location

  • Aug 16th, 2017

EDITORIAL: Racism is not OK

In light of violence south of border, we must all speak out against hate, intolerance and racism

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    Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

    Making the lyrics more inclusive does not reject tradition, but respects it

    EDITORIAL: Rebuilding the lakefront

    It will take time to complete the cleanup and repair work along the water

    • Aug 9th, 2017

    EDITORIAL: Considering composting

    The facility would compost food waste, yard waste, wood waste and water treatment sludge

    • Aug 2nd, 2017

    EDITORIAL: Changes in the details

    The developers spoke of a 404-unit concept and since Monday, the plan is for 424 units

    • Jul 26th, 2017

    A responseto wildfires

    • Jul 19th, 2017

    EDITORIAL: The risk of wildfires

    Communities have been evacuated because of the danger from wildfires

    • Jul 12th, 2017

    EDITORIAL: Good luck, graduates

    Now that they have completed high school, the Class of 2017 will face some significant challenges

    EDITORIAL: Two sure things: death and Internet taxes

    A government committee was calling for a five per cent tax on Internet Services

    • Jun 28th, 2017

    Editorial: Just another eyesore

    Putting a fence on the Gyro Park bandshell would do more harm than good

    • Jun 23rd, 2017

    Avoiding invasive mussels

    Invasive species can have devastating effects on the environment

    • Jun 14th, 2017

    EDITORIAL: Working together

    Summerlanders have been working together to fill and place sandbags and to provide other help

    • May 31st, 2017

    EDITORIAL: A regional compost facility

    The question is where to locate a facility within the Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen

    • May 24th, 2017

    EDITORIAL: Adding up the school numbers

    Declining youth population may prompt future school closure discussions

    • May 10th, 2017