Editorials

EDITORIAL: Responding to a tragedy

The shootings in Penticton and Salmon Arm have affected lives up and down the Okanagan

  • Apr 16, 2019

Moving forward together from tragedy

“I can’t believe something like this could happen in Salmon Arm.” This…

EDITORIAL: Few alternatives to a tax increase

Summerland’s tax increase is needed to provide services and add to future reserves

  • Apr 11, 2019

EDITORIAL: Commitment to excellence

Community awards recognize those who consistently exceed expectations

  • Apr 5, 2019

EDITORIAL: The need for tax increases

Funding is needed for present and future costs

  • Mar 28, 2019

EDITORIAL: The quest to assign blame

Instead of sympathy, some have worked to distance themselves from these attacks or to assign blame.

  • Mar 18, 2019
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EDITORIAL: The quest to assign blame

Instead of sympathy, some have worked to distance themselves from these attacks or to assign blame.

  • Mar 18, 2019

Cougar stalks Girl Guide selling cookies in Okanagan neighbourhood

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EDITORIAL: Scandal shows government held to a high standard

Canadians expect ethical behaviour from those in elected office and in government roles

  • Mar 7, 2019

EDITORIAL: Investigation needed into SNC-Lavalin affair

Facts must be examined before calling for Prime Minister’s resignation

  • Mar 3, 2019

EDITORIAL: A disturbing, angry tone

Canadian senator urged protesters to “roll over every Liberal left in the country”

  • Feb 28, 2019

Editorial: Seatbelts overdue on school buses

Should there be seatbelts on school buses? Increasingly, people seem to think…

  • Feb 25, 2019

EDITORIAL: Providing power

More charging stations will be needed as demand for electric vehicles grows

  • Feb 21, 2019

EDITORIAL: Measuring snowfall

Snow measurements show less snowfall than usual, and a considerably less than last year

  • Feb 17, 2019

EDITORIAL: Observing weather

A heavy snowfall, a cold spell or a heat wave do not prove or disprove climate change

  • Jan 31, 2019

EDITORIAL: The value of trades

Demand exists for those who train for a skilled trade

  • Jan 24, 2019

EDITORIAL: Revisiting Banks Crescent

Summerland had earlier considered controversial development at same location

  • Jan 18, 2019

Editorial: New Year, new you!

Be kind to yourself in 2019

  • Jan 2, 2019

EDITORIAL: Tougher laws for impaired driving

Two legal changes over the past year could affect the celebrations on New Year’s Eve

  • Dec 27, 2018