Opinion

COLUMN: Summerland celebrates 10 years of Earth Week

The District of Summerland invites the community to the 10th annual Earth…

  • Apr 17, 2019

COLUMN: On National Day of Action, expert says overdose crisis is not about pain

There were 1,486 illicit drug overdose deaths last year in British Columbia

EDITORIAL: Responding to a tragedy

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

  • Apr 16, 2019

LETTER: B.C.’s speculation tax is a wealth tax when it comes to second properties

Ingrid Rice is a cartoonist who lives in North Vancouver

  • Apr 15, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Community care workers next on NDP’s union checklist

Premier John Horgan blusters, deflects, then spills the beans

Guest column: Shuswap mother warns parents about Whisper

Man says he likes to walk around the house naked in message to 10-year-old girl

  • Apr 16, 2019
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Should I say ‘disabled person’ or ‘person with a disability’??

Disability is a sensitive topic, and fear of saying the wrong thing stops some from saying anything at all

Panic in a McDonald’s restaurant – you deserve a breakdown today

A girl never forgets her first panic attack. It occurred on a…

LETTER: Peaceful protest is a democratic right

Teachers prepare students to participate in democracy

  • Apr 12, 2019

Horses belong on Okanagan Rail Trail

LETTER: Trail impressive, but why can’t horses be allowed

  • Apr 11, 2019

EDITORIAL: Few alternatives to a tax increase

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

  • Apr 11, 2019

LETTER: Gun bans won’t stop mass murders

Dear Editor: Last week John Arendt posted a column titled Good people,…

  • Apr 10, 2019

LETTER: Governments are elected to make decisions

Our governments have had a history of believing that immigration is essential for Canada

  • Apr 10, 2019

LETTER: Land is first component in affordable housing

Review of Summerland’s Official Community Plan badly needed.

  • Apr 10, 2019

Hergott: Cyclists on sidewalks

A look at who’s at fault in collisions between motorists and cyclists

  • Apr 10, 2019

GUEST COLUMN: A refugee and immigrant story

Couple chose Canada after postwar changes in Europe

  • Apr 10, 2019

OPINION: BC NDP has ‘change of heart’ on LNG

Shuswap MLA Greg Kyllo stunned by turnaround on issue by B.C. government

B.C. VIEWS: Hippie pseudoscience leaks into our NDP government

Energy minister clings to urban myths about gas drilling

B.C. VIEWS: David Suzuki has become the Don Cherry of TV science

Campaign against B.C. natural gas followed Alberta oil attack

EDITORIAL: Commitment to excellence

Community awards recognize those who consistently exceed expectations

  • Apr 5, 2019