Opinion

LETTER: Elected officials absent at awards ceremony

Summerland had no representative from our elected officials at business awards

  • Jun 24th, 2018

COLUMN: The art of the garage sale deal

Why would anyone haggle over a 25-cent price difference?

Yes, we could use a soft drink tax

NDP rejects useful tax advice because it’s not popular

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EDITORIAL: A slow repair process

Damage from the 2017 flooding has not yet been repaired in Summerland

  • Jun 24th, 2018

Star Gazing: Using a large telescope

Ken Tapping, astronomer with the National Research Council’s Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory

  • Jun 21st, 2018

Unfiltered: IPAs explained with Cannery Brewing brewmaster

Checking out the new IPA created by Penticton brewery Cannery Brewing Company

Wineology: Bubbles, Bubbles, Bubbles cont.

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

  • Jun 20th, 2018

Orphans of our urban drug culture neglected again

Child advocate Bernard Richard leaves B.C. with harsh message

EDITORIAL: A reminder of an ongoing need

The food bank has launched its Christmas in June campaign to encourage donations during the summer

  • Jun 15th, 2018

‘I’d rather be anywhere else’

With cancer treatment set to begin, Chilliwack Progress reporter Jessica Peters has a few words of advice.

Column: Looking for a parting gift

Tracy Hughes’ final column asks readers to help Maureen Hafstein get the government’s attention

Stargazing: Understanding the Northern Lights

Ken Tapping, astronomer with the National Research Council’s Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory

  • Jun 12th, 2018

COLUMN: When the world needed a hero

Superman made his first appearance 80 years ago

COLUMN: Summerland council values local agriculture

Agriculture and agriculture-based businesses and services have long been a strong economic driver

  • Jun 11th, 2018

LETTER: Tax money needed for road upgrades

Over the past two years, Summerland council defeated two hight tax income projects

  • Jun 11th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: No time for maps in this rush to a referendum

Made-up electoral systems pushed out for Green Party deadline

Every parent fears the late night knock of a cop

The RCMP doesn’t drive to your house at 1:30 a.m. and take off its hat to tell you you’ve won 649.

COLUMN: For those about to snore…

Did you know that if you google ‘snoring’ you’ll get about 77,400,000 hits?

EDITORIAL: Reducing plastic waste

Summerland students have suggested a ban on plastic bags in the community

  • Jun 10th, 2018

OPINION: Trudeau’s media snub in the Fraser Valley

Shouldn’t the PM be obliged to speak to members of a community he visits, at least via the media?