Editorials

EDITORIAL: Considering the promises

During the election campaign examine how the various parties will fulfill their promises to voters

  • Oct 11, 2019

EDITORIAL: Keeping our past

A policy is needed to determine which objects belong in the Summerland Museum

  • Oct 9, 2019

EDITORIAL: Garbage is a pretty big part of our lives here in Princeton

The new hours at the Princeton landfill site, introduced earlier this year,…

EDITORIAL: Climate is a global concern

Factors in North America and Europe affect pollution in Asia

  • Oct 2, 2019

EDITORIAL: No the prime minister is not a racist, move on

Let’s be very clear about this. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is not…

EDITORIAL: Past actions haunt candidates

Justin Trudeau and Andrew Scheer dogged by incidents from earlier years

  • Sep 19, 2019
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Cindy Derkaz: Liberal Party candidate for North Okanagan-Shuswap
Mary Ann Murphy: Liberal Party candidate for Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola
John Barr: People's Party of Canada candidate for Kelowna-Lake Country
Robert Mellalieu: Green Party candidate for Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola

EDITORIAL: This is our election

It is up to the voting public to identify the issues in the upcoming federal election

  • Sep 14, 2019

Stepping into the superstar spotlight

MITCHELL’S MUSINGS: Canadian win at U.S. Open a historic moment

  • Sep 13, 2019

EDITORIAL: Everyone should show up for the first day of school sober

“Journalism is printing what someone else does not want printed; everything else…

EDITORIAL: Disappointing comments

Caustic online retorts happen far too frequently

  • Aug 31, 2019

EDITORIAL: Weekend road safety

Care and attention are needed to prevent long weekend accidents on roads and highways

  • Aug 29, 2019

On Overdose Awareness Day think about the families

If you can’t say something nice folks, don’t say anything at all.…

EDITORIAL: The best or the least worst

Negative messaging abandons the quest for the best and instead asks voters to choose the least worst

  • Aug 21, 2019

EDITORIAL: Revisiting cannabis

Until retail stores are in place, it is too early to determine if the regulations are appropriate

  • Aug 14, 2019

EDITORIAL: Preventing wildfires

So far this year, 598 fires have destroyed 18,608 hectares provincewide.

  • Aug 11, 2019

So what do we think about the name Posse?

Recently The Spotlight printed results of the annual Ballbusters tournament held in…

EDITORIAL: When colours are covered

Recent incident of vandalism show need for rainbow crosswalks

  • Jul 24, 2019

EDITORIAL: An effigy incites anger

Piñata depicting Prime Minister Justin Trudeau did not address specific concerns

  • Jul 8, 2019

Editorial: Evaluating acceptable risk

Risk isn’t the only factor for discarded needles

  • Jul 5, 2019

EDITORIAL: Examining a concert

Event held during Summerland Action Festival was poorly attended

  • Jun 13, 2019