Editorials

EDITORIAL: Outstanding efforts

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

  • Mar 10, 2018

EDITORIAL: A national embarrassment

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

  • Mar 2, 2018
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EDITORIAL: The cost of Olympic medals

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

  • Feb 25, 2018

EDITORIAL: Fight bullying every day

Pink Shirt Day is Feb. 28

  • Feb 25, 2018

EDITORIAL: No winners in wine dispute

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

  • Feb 18, 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 8, 2018

EDITORIAL: Preserving heritage

The future of the Summerland Bank of Montreal building is uncertain

  • Feb 4, 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 27, 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 18, 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 8, 2018

EDITORIAL: The increasing cost of housing

The increasing property values should be cause for concern in Summerland and in rest of the region

  • Jan 3, 2018

EDITORIAL: An ongoing need

Why do we, in an affluent country and an affluent community, continue to have a need for food banks?

  • Dec 27, 2017

EDITORIAL: Thanks for dedicated service

Some in the community must work on Christmas Day

  • Dec 24, 2017

EDITORIAL: Addressing the important issues

A recent prank is much less important than some local, provincial, national and international issues

  • Dec 20, 2017