Editorials

EDITORIAL: A national embarrassment

EDITORIAL: A national embarrassment

Alberta’s ban on the sale of B.C. wines in that province heightens tensions and creates animosity

  • Mar 2, 2018
EDITORIAL: A national embarrassment
What will happen if the brown bridge is assessed?

What will happen if the brown bridge is assessed?

Princeton’s iconic brown bridge - one of the only wooden bridges still…

What will happen if the brown bridge is assessed?
This year’s official Pink Shirt in B.C. (Photo: pinkshirtday.ca)

EDITORIAL: Fight bullying every day

Pink Shirt Day is Feb. 28

  • Feb 25, 2018
This year’s official Pink Shirt in B.C. (Photo: pinkshirtday.ca)
Hearing contains a “how to” for approaching council

Hearing contains a “how to” for approaching council

During the course of a public hearing people sometimes tend to become too enthusiastic or emotional.

Hearing contains a “how to” for approaching council
Princeton council has to follow the rules

Princeton council has to follow the rules

The Spotlight digs into question period

Princeton council has to follow the rules
Image by Revelstoke cartoonist Rob Buchanan.

EDITORIAL CARTOON: B.C. vs. Alta.

Revelstoke cartoonist Rob Buchanan weighs in on the pipelines and pinots war.…

Image by Revelstoke cartoonist Rob Buchanan.
Towns need to get on the pot NOW

Towns need to get on the pot NOW

Province leaves little time for municipalities to get their acts together

Towns need to get on the pot NOW
Addiction: no shame and no blame

Addiction: no shame and no blame

It’s absolutely crucial to fight the stigma

Addiction: no shame and no blame
EDITORIAL: Nine months is a long time

EDITORIAL: Nine months is a long time

Election shaping up to be a marathon, not a sprint

EDITORIAL: Nine months is a long time
EDITORIAL: With harassment allegations, students deserve better at UBCO

EDITORIAL: With harassment allegations, students deserve better at UBCO

The lack of communication with students isn’t good enough for the Kelowna campus

EDITORIAL: With harassment allegations, students deserve better at UBCO
Abortion drug good for rural towns like Princeton
Abortion drug good for rural towns like Princeton
Column: Swedish hockey captain missed the silver lining

Column: Swedish hockey captain missed the silver lining

Sportsmanship is also a skill that needs practice after Lias Andersson threw his silver medal into the crowd

  • Jan 8, 2018
Column: Swedish hockey captain missed the silver lining
Column: Make it a green Christmas

Column: Make it a green Christmas

Instead of purchasing a cuddly stuffie this year, put your money towards helping the real thing.

Column: Make it a green Christmas
High cost of housing in Vancouver

High cost of housing in Vancouver

EDITORIAL CARTOON

  • Nov 29, 2017
High cost of housing in Vancouver
Rally organizer Jody Leon, second from right, and other hand drummers lead a song at the rally condemning violence against women on Sunday, Oct. 22. - Image credit: Jim Elliot/Salmon Arm Observer

Editorial: Sex workers in need of help

Kelowna editorial calls for more creative community thinking to help women at risk

Rally organizer Jody Leon, second from right, and other hand drummers lead a song at the rally condemning violence against women on Sunday, Oct. 22. - Image credit: Jim Elliot/Salmon Arm Observer
EDITORIAL: Racism is not OK

EDITORIAL: Racism is not OK

In light of violence south of border, we must all speak out against hate, intolerance and racism

EDITORIAL: Racism is not OK
Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

Making the lyrics more inclusive does not reject tradition, but respects it

Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’
Princeton needs to own drug deaths

Princeton needs to own drug deaths

These are our people. They are dying on our watch.

Princeton needs to own drug deaths

NEVER GIVE UP

Racist acts and speech on this side of the border are on the rise in the wake of the US presidential election