Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: Do we need another layer of green government oversight?

Foresters, engineers may not be trusted to act ethically

LETTER: Third voting option should be considered

The Two-Round System isa method used to elect a single winner in an election

  • Jul 8th, 2018

LETTER: Consider the effects of proportional representation

A proportional representation voting system would increase the number of parties in the legislature

  • Jul 8th, 2018
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COLUMN: When news media outlets are targeted

The murder of one journalist, anywhere in the world, affects us all

EDITORIAL: Every day is Canada Day

Not all parts of the world enjoy the quality of life we have in Canada

  • Jul 4th, 2018

COLUMN: Awkward and awesome: building creative minds

The latest trend among the pre-teen generation is coding and robotics

  • Jul 4th, 2018

LETTER: Change to proportional representation needed

Under proportional voting, Ford would have 40 per cent of the power and Trump would not be president

  • Jul 4th, 2018

LETTER: Councillor defends decision not to attend ceremony

Personally, I don’t think that’s a prudent use of taxpayer’s money

  • Jul 4th, 2018

LETTER: Seafood cafe to close

We will to continue to provide the same quality food, fun and friendly service until our final day

  • Jul 4th, 2018

EDITORIAL: Preparing our youths

Each of these graduates has a choice of futures open to them

  • Jul 4th, 2018

GUEST COLUMN: Spirit of love and friendship united 1959 grads

Ted Hannah reflects on his graduation in 1959 and offers suggestions to the grads of 2018

  • Jul 4th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Cannabis Day celebration put off until October

Another government monopoly, what could go wrong?

EDITORIAL: Maryland journalists killed in pursuit of truth

Five people were gunned down in the Capital Gazette newsroom

COLUMN: Don’t judge a man by his limbs

One-armed reporter takes up boxing

Stargazing: Little green men

Perhaps fortunately, a non-alien theory for these objects was already available.

  • Jun 27th, 2018

COLUMN: B.C. mayor takes on Trump

Summerland Mayor Peter Waterman calls statements Trump disturbing

  • Jun 27th, 2018

COLUMN: Populism puts democracy under attack

Summerland Mayor Peter Waterman considers statements and comments by U.S. President Donald Trump

  • Jun 27th, 2018

Editorial: What’s all the fuss about pot?

Don’t worry, be happy about pot legalization

  • Jun 26th, 2018

LETTER: Examining expenditures in municipal budget

Here are the facts from the District of Summerland comparing the income and expenses of our taxes

LETTER: Thanks to all who helped after fall

Summerland woman grateful for assistance after an accident

  • Jun 24th, 2018