Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: Eliminating efficiency for farm workers

Don’t worry, NDP says, the B.C. economy’s booming

Open letter to Premier John Horgan

LETTER: Group called First Things First Okanagan promotes action on climate change

Wineology: The role of a sommelier

Check out Okanagan sommelier Shanyn Ward’s new bi-weekly column

  • Apr 20th, 2018

COLUMN: Don’t be a chicken — recycle

Fabric with chicken pattern was reused and recycled many times over the years

  • Apr 21st, 2018

Albas: Trans Mountain pipeline dispute lacks solution

MP opts not to speculate on ‘what if’ scenarios

  • Apr 19th, 2018
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Million Dollar Quartet at Chemainus Theatre
Ladysmith students prepare wool
Incompleat Folksinger at Ladysmith Gallery
Lieutenant Governor Judith Guichon on leaving Government House

COLUMN: It takes a village…

Summerland Asset Development Initiative has important role for community’s youths

  • Apr 18th, 2018

Effort needed on Earth Day

LETTER: Vernon writer urges change in celebration of Earth Day Sunday

  • Apr 18th, 2018

LETTER: Province must address climate change

The promised examination of fracking excludes GHG emissions and public health risks

  • Apr 15th, 2018

LETTER: Antiquated voting system should be changed

A proportional representation system encourages thoughtful governance and civil discourse

  • Apr 15th, 2018

LETTER: Federal parties in political paralysis

Liberals, Conservatives and New Democrats all face challenges as election nears

  • Apr 15th, 2018

Who pays for journalism? One way or another — you

Tim Shoults of Aberdeen Publishing writes about Ed Greenspon’s report on the Canadian media industry

  • Apr 13th, 2018

Tragedy hits home

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

Star Gazing: Mars, the wet planet

Ken Tapping, astronomer with the National Research Council’s Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory

B.C. VIEWS: Pipeline theatre on TV and in court

John Horgan doesn’t have a hope on Trans Mountain, and he knows it

B.C. VIEWS: Plastic garbage in, garbage out

Why bag bans may actually make things worse

COLUMN: Definition: Retreat

With the coming of spring, most of us spend time thinking about what the future holds

  • Apr 7th, 2018

COLUMN: Springtime and ramen in Toyokoro

Facebook posts are abundant with pictures of blossoming cherry trees and special foods

  • Apr 7th, 2018

LETTER: Fossil fuels should be kept in the ground

Tom Fletcher’s tirade against people who want a habitable world is demonic thinking

  • Apr 7th, 2018

LETTER: Thanks for caring service

Funeral chapel in Summerland provided help to family

  • Apr 7th, 2018