Opinion

COLUMN: Blind date with a book

Each book is wrapped in brown paper, eliminating the chance to judge it by its cover

  • Mar 3, 2019

COLUMN: Asterisks hide w*rds in book titles

The star-like symbol has become a literary fig leaf, covering the stark nakedness of certain words

GUEST COLUMN: John Horgan has gone missing in U.S. lumber dispute

B.C. Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson questions payments to Washington governor

  • Mar 2, 2019
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LETTER: Cloth bag decision applauded

Summerland Health Care Auxiliary Thrift Store thanked for decision to change bag policy

  • Mar 2, 2019

Summerland youths should name skateboard park

Park was funded by many within the community

  • Mar 1, 2019

LETTER: Assessments not all accurate

There are still acreages with homes on them in this town with assessed values of under $200,000

  • Mar 1, 2019

Column: Vaccinations protect everyone

Faye Arcand weighs in on anti-vaxxers

  • Mar 1, 2019

LETTER: Auxiliary showed foresight with bag policy

Summerland Health Care Auxiliary Thrift Shop took progressive approach by switching to cloth bags

  • Feb 28, 2019

LETTER: Okanagan MP calls for Trudeau to resign amid SNC-Lavalin affair

Justin Trudeau cannot continue to govern this country now that Canadians know what he has done

  • Feb 28, 2019

EDITORIAL: A disturbing, angry tone

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

  • Feb 28, 2019

COLUMN: This Pink Shirt Day, let’s stop with the slut-shaming

It’s the 21st century version of ‘witch,’ our columnist writes

Hergott: Victims of car crashes could be penalized

Lawyer Paul Hergott talks updates on ICBC and crashes

  • Feb 26, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP moving to massive expansion of nanny state

$10-a-day daycare, tax subsidy for parents at heart of poverty plan

Plaque at Summerland Skate Park should be reconsidered

Names of all Penny Lane directors will be posted at new facility

  • Feb 23, 2019

LETTER: Stolen bike had been used in health routine

Summerland man used mountain bike for physical exercise to stave off another heart operation

  • Feb 23, 2019

LETTER: Empathy needed in society

Arts and cultural activities teach the value of understanding others

  • Feb 21, 2019

EDITORIAL: Providing power

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

  • Feb 21, 2019

LETTER: 5G wireless communication comes with risks

Who is looking out for your interest?

  • Feb 21, 2019

5 Events to check out at local ski hills

Check out this new column from Okanagan events guru Christina Ferreira

  • Feb 21, 2019