Editorials

Princeton – take a lesson from Penticton’s tragedy

What is there to say? Anyone following the headlines over the past…

EDITORIAL: Responding to a tragedy

The shootings in Penticton and Salmon Arm have affected lives up and down the Okanagan

  • Apr 16, 2019

Moving forward together from tragedy

“I can’t believe something like this could happen in Salmon Arm.” This…

EDITORIAL: A look at who DOESN’T pay taxes in the Town of Princeton

Nobody likes paying taxes. And some people don’t pay them. Last week,…

EDITORIAL: If Princeton builds it, maybe people will come

Sometimes it’s easier to notice things when they are gone. And so…

EDITORIAL: The quest to assign blame

Instead of sympathy, some have worked to distance themselves from these attacks or to assign blame.

  • Mar 18, 2019
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EDITORIAL: ‘Group think’ should be avoided in trail discussions

It didn’t take long for ATV, ORVs, the TCT and the KVR…

Cougar stalks Girl Guide selling cookies in Okanagan neighbourhood

AT RANDOM: Mother issues safety concerns following cougar sighting

EDITORIAL: Scandal shows government held to a high standard

Canadians expect ethical behaviour from those in elected office and in government roles

  • Mar 7, 2019

Editorial: Seatbelts overdue on school buses

Should there be seatbelts on school buses? Increasingly, people seem to think…

  • Feb 25, 2019

Princeton imports a lot of its crime

Highway 3 has much to answer for, when it comes to property…

Editorial: Princeton’s impaired driving stats are all about enforcement

Many Princeton residents expressed shock recently when The Spotlight reported soaring drunk…

Editorial: Andrew Scheer not telling the truth about Canadian journalism

Facts are facts. It is such an important thing to remember, with…

Lonely Princeton death a sad reminder for all

Six days before Christmas an elderly Princeton woman was found, by RCMP,…

EDITORIAL: Princeton council advisory committees a smart move

The word committee is approximately 700 years old. It originally meant a…

Crisis society should NOT pay rent

Princeton’s Crisis Assistance Society should not pay rent to the Town of…

Editorial: Princeton can do more for women

Monday the NDP government officially joined in the United Nations’ 16 days…

EDITORIAL: It’s a cold, cold climate change

Yes. Climate change is real. And we are experiencing it, just the…

New Princeton council faces setback

Fair to say it’s got to be overwhelming. The positions of mayor…