Opinion

LETTER: Canada Post relies on back to work legislation

The current Liberal government has delayed this procedure, unlike the previous Conservatives

  • Nov 26, 2018

COLUMN: Summerland Library holds the Great Cookie Countdown

For 14 days, beginning on Saturday Dec. 1, stop by the library to sample a home baked cookie

  • Nov 26, 2018

LETTER: Cannabis industry will benefit community

If Summerland becomes a destination for cannabis products, it will benefit all businesses in town

  • Nov 26, 2018
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LETTER: Local representation will continue under proportional representation

A vote for proportional representation will improve the electoral system in British Columbia

  • Nov 26, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Speaker Darryl Plecas demonstrates his character again

B.C. legislature speaker’s latest self-serving move is incredible

LETTER: Time to replace voting system

First past the post was developed in an era when only wealthy, white, male, land owners could vote

  • Nov 25, 2018

LETTER: Speed limit shouldn’t have been raised

No need to study traffic speed and accidents

  • Nov 23, 2018

LETTER: Compromise is part of daily life

How to lessen adversarial behaviour in government

  • Nov 23, 2018

LETTER: Time running out for electoral reform ballot

All Pro Rep options will provide excellent results proportional with the popular vote

  • Nov 23, 2018

LETTER: Too hard to understand?

Time to give Pro Rep a chance

  • Nov 22, 2018

LETTER: Chamber letter should be retracted

I am shocked at this partisan action taken without consultation of the chamber’s members

  • Nov 22, 2018

LETTER: Why no mention of donors?

Reader says individual contributions need to be recognized

  • Nov 22, 2018

LETTER: Pro Rep a needed reform

Reader says pro rep is a comprehensive change

  • Nov 22, 2018

COLUMN: A potential change in the governing process

Proportional representation would likely result in more minority or coalition governments

COLUMN: Higher interest rates will slow B.C. economy after ‘unusually robust’ show

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Nov 20, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Setting speed limits in a post-fact political environment

Media prefer ‘speed kills’ narrative, even when it fails to appear