Opinion

LETTER: Election contributions should be transparent

Wouldn’t it be nice to know that our candidates have nothing to hide?

  • Sep 17th, 2018

COLUMN: Never too cool for school

Post-secondary school is different from high school, now that I am taking courses that interest me

  • Sep 15th, 2018
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Celebrating pot at the Legislature

EDITORIAL: Local governments make important decisions

Careful thought needed in approaching municipal council and school board elections

  • Sep 12th, 2018

Wineology: Let’s talk organic wine

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

  • Jul 13th, 2018

Wineology: Making sense of natural wines

Check out Okanagan sommelier Shanyn Ward’s wine column

  • Aug 7th, 2018

Wineology: What is Biodynamics?

Check out Okanagan sommelier Shanyn Ward’s wine column

  • Sep 8th, 2018

Summerland council decision benefitted developer

Decision allows more than double the number of homes in Hunters Hill development

  • Sep 9th, 2018

COLUMN: Feeling lonely? There’s an app for that

New technologies have been major facilitators of budding romances for a while

  • Sep 9th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Canada’s carbon tax house of cards is falling down

Revealed as just another sales tax, it’s doomed in B.C. and nationally

GUEST COLUMN: Council role involves listening and learning

Former Summerland councillor reflects on her years spent at the table

  • Sep 9th, 2018

LETTER: Lark Group did not earn public’s trust

Questions raised about development proposal in Summerland

  • Sep 8th, 2018

LETTER: Summerland parks and pathways need repair work

Pathway along the lake is falling away and is quite dangerous in some parts

  • Sep 8th, 2018

LETTER: Summerland needs forward-thinking council

Business, housing, entertainment and roads must be addressed by municipal government

  • Sep 8th, 2018

GUEST COLUMN: Summerland Fall Fair has strong agricultural roots

Annual fall fair has always been about showcasing the community’s agricultural talents

  • Sep 7th, 2018

EDITORIAL: The value of a nature preserve

Regulations by themselves are of no value unless there is a way to enforce them

  • Sep 6th, 2018

COLUMN: Time for a reality check on Canada’s exports

Industrial transitions do not happen overnight, Jock Finlayson writes

  • Sep 5th, 2018

Letter: Calling all former northern B.C. residents

There are many former residents of the Vanderhoof and Fort St. James who relocated to the Okanagan

  • Sep 5th, 2018

LETTER: Crews helped after tree fell

Summerland fire and electrical workers provided efficient, courteous help

  • Sep 2nd, 2018

LETTER: The case for treating animals with respect

Those of us who love and treat our pets as members of the family are equally as loving to humans

  • Sep 2nd, 2018