Editorial

EDITORIAL: Preparing for the worst

Summerland’s water shutdown on the weekend turned out to be an inconvenience, but not a crisis.

EDITORIAL: Clarifying water schedules

A scheduled water system maintenance project has resulted in some confusion within the community.

EDITORIAL: The need for manufacturing

The Revolution unit is new technology and while prototypes have been in place, production work has not yet started.

Highway 97 closed northbound

Highway 97 is closed northbound at Gorman's Mill after multiple accidents forced the closure of the hill headed into Westbank.

Green wins gold for Okanagan College

Two environmentally friendly Okanagan College projects took top honours at the recent Tommie Awards for new buildings.

EDITORIAL: The purpose of a petition

More than 1,000 people opposed to a development proposal have signed a petition asking council not to approve the project.

Moon, Venus, Mars to appear in a triangle

All three will be visible Tuesday night in what astronomers call a "geocentric inferior conjunction."

Kids urged to unplug and play

To celebrate Unplug and Play Week, Literacy Now South Okanagan-Similkameen put on a free family fun day at the Penticton mall.

EDITORIAL: A time for questions

A public meeting about a proposed seniors care facility was intended as a question and answer session.

Teaching teachers how to code

UBCO in Kelowna will hold two days of workshops this week for teachers from around the Okanagan to learn about computer coding.

A deadly year: 156 fatally overdose in Interior

The B.C. Coroner's Service says the number of deaths, particularly from fentanyl, continues to rise.

EDITORIAL: The benefits of business growth

When a Summerland business gains international exposure, the effects can be felt throughout the community.

Should 21 be the new legal age to smoke?

Kelowna residents weigh in on raising the legal age to smoke in B.C.

VIDEO: Gas station threat a hoax

A Kelowna gas station was shut down for more than hour Thursday morning due to a suspicious package.

EDITORIAL: A time for careful thought

The proposed development is large and if approved it will have an effect on the surrounding neighbourhood and on the rest of Summerland.

EDITORIAL: A continuing decline

Last year, Summerlanders watched with concern as the Okanagan Skaha School Board considered whether to close one of four public schools.

Drone captures epic hockey game

The recent cold snap allowed for a perfect outdoor B.C. hockey game.

UPDATE: Snow warning in effect, not a good day to travel

Large snowfall will hit the Okanagan today which could cause problems on the highways.

EDITORIAL: A tireless commitment

On Christmas Day, as many Summerlanders enjoy a special holiday dinner, some will not have the opportunity to take part in the festivities.

UPDATE: Kelowna cops say missing man located safe and sound

Benjamin Somerville was last in contact with his family on November 27, 2016 but was located by RCMP