Editorials

Tragedy hits home

AT RANDOM: Humboldt crash prompts sports editor Kevin Mitchell to reflect on his time on the road

EDITORIAL: Preparing for flooding

A mudslide in Garnett Valley on Friday is cause for concern

  • Apr 4th, 2018

EDITORIAL: Debating budget items

A proposed skatepark in Summerland has generated considerable controversy in the community

  • Apr 2nd, 2018

Editorial: Unplug during Earth Hour, or at any time

Earth Hour is today (Saturday, March 24) from 8:30-9:30 p.m.

EDITORIAL: Outstanding efforts

Awards highlighted local businesses and individuals working to make Summerland a better place

  • Mar 10th, 2018
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Million Dollar Quartet at Chemainus Theatre
Ladysmith students prepare wool
Incompleat Folksinger at Ladysmith Gallery
Minister blames 'uncertainty' for stalling pipeline expansion

EDITORIAL: A national embarrassment

Alberta’s ban on the sale of B.C. wines in that province heightens tensions and creates animosity

  • Mar 2nd, 2018

EDITORIAL: The cost of Olympic medals

An Olympic presence is not just the result of athletic training and effort

  • Feb 25th, 2018

EDITORIAL: Fight bullying every day

Pink Shirt Day is Feb. 28

  • Feb 25th, 2018

EDITORIAL: No winners in wine dispute

This course of action does not encourage discussion or dialogue over the pipeline

  • Feb 18th, 2018

Towns need to get on the pot NOW

Province leaves little time for municipalities to get their acts together

EDITORIAL: Careful consideration

Reaching a decision on Summerland’s Banks Crescent development proposal has been a slow process

  • Feb 8th, 2018

EDITORIAL: Preserving heritage

The future of the Summerland Bank of Montreal building is uncertain

  • Feb 4th, 2018

Addiction: no shame and no blame

It’s absolutely crucial to fight the stigma

EDITORIAL: The search for outstanding youths

A Summerland award for youth excellence has no nominees

  • Jan 27th, 2018

EDITORIAL: With harassment allegations, students deserve better at UBCO

The lack of communication with students isn’t good enough for the Kelowna campus

EDITORIAL: The historic value of a gas pump

An artefact to be displayed in the community should have some significance to the community’s story

  • Jan 18th, 2018

EDITORIAL: An ongoing need for support

Last year, 49 households in Summerland relied on the food bank for at least nine months

Column: Swedish hockey captain missed the silver lining

Sportsmanship is also a skill that needs practice after Lias Andersson threw his silver medal into the crowd

  • Jan 8th, 2018