Opinion

I will give you something to call 911 about…

A couple of months ago Princeton RCMP Sergeant Robert Hughes told me…

OPINIONS: Without safe injection sites, more opioid users will die

For safe injection sites to work, however, they must be placed in communities where injection drug users live

OPINION: Liberal environmental contradictions could pave way for Conservative win

Carbon pricing, the Trans Mountain pipeline to be key facets in upcoming election

EDITORIAL: A woman’s right to life

We know this from history. It is dangerous, sometimes fatal, to presume…

A look back in time: A Greyhound saga

The Greyhound bus crash of 1937 in Summerland

  • May 22, 2019

LETTER: Statement about Fortin included incorrect information

Comments made publicly had suggested a double standard

  • May 22, 2019
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Bear runs across Highway 97 near Penticton
Osoyoos wildfire is an estimated 400 hectares
Okanagan Regional Heritage Fair
Okanagan Valley Weekday Weather

COLUMN: The view is worth the climb

Reflections on Summerland’s Giants Head Grind and marital commitment

LETTER: Fletcher ‘blurs reality’ on B.C. union public construction

Bridge, highway projects awarded to companies, not unions

  • May 21, 2019

Column: A solar pioneer in the Okanagan rides among us

This Summerland octogenarian has been producing his own electrical energy for more than 20 years

  • May 15, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Reality of our plastic recycling routine exposed

Turns out dear old China wasn’t doing such a great job

EDITORIAL: Deep concern after lifeguard charged with child sex offences

Many Summerland parents are wondering if they may have inadvertently put their children at risk

  • May 18, 2019

LETTER: Medical cannabis treatment was ineffective

I used up the bottle with no indication of pain relief whatsoever

  • May 17, 2019

LETTER: Accident could happen at Summerland skatepark

One of the cement paths leads onto the road

  • May 17, 2019

EDITORIAL: Considering cannabis retail stores

It is the location, not the non-medical cannabis business, that attracted attention and concern

  • May 16, 2019

COLUMN: The simplicity and power of naps

We are, more than ever before a sleep deprived society

  • May 15, 2019

LETTER: Summerland’s solar project will benefit the community

We feel good about diversifying energy supply and ancillary benefits

  • May 15, 2019

Five years ago I was hit by a truck – and I’d do it again

Five years ago this week events unfolded that dramatically and irrevocably changed…

Hergott: Do you stop for ducks crossing the road?

Lawyer Paul Hergott discusses how to safely avoid ducks crossing the road

  • May 14, 2019

A Gardener’s Diary: How to be part of the pollution solution

Jocelyne Sewell is a longtime gardener and gardening columnist with The Morning Star

LETTER: Plenty of Sunday activities for Action Festival

There are tons of activities for all ages, good food, good music

  • May 13, 2019