Opinion

COLUMN: The year we almost lost Canada Day

Members of the Summerland Legion have ensured our national holiday is celebrated here

When God moved the mountain: The Hedley slide of 1939

Tales from the past by Brian Wilson

  • Jul 4, 2019

COLUMN: BOOMER TALK: Practically perfect

Columnist is not a fan, at all, of ageism and tells you why

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Dod Days of Summer

A street by any other name

Columnist would rather his adopted hometown of Vernon have streets with names rather than numbers

Rookie rider railed by snow

SilverStar Mountain Resort is now open for the summer season, despite recent snowfall

COLUMN: Imagine the possibilities at the library

Programs at Summerland Library promote reading among children

  • Jun 26, 2019

Hergott: Moral obligations and your will

Lawyer Paul Hergott discusses wills and moral obligation

  • Jun 25, 2019

COLUMN: Clearcutting B.C.’s last old-growth leaves all of us poorer, forever

Jens Wieting of Sierra Club BC responds to columns by Tom Fletcher and David Elstone

  • Jun 24, 2019

EDITORIAL: And if a council meeting was like live theatre…

A news reporter cannot cover a municipal council meeting as if it…

OPINION: Wading through the PR tsunami post-pipeline approval

Those who hate the pipeline, hate Trudeau’s decision – those who hate Trudeau, still hate him

North Okanagan-Shuswap MP defends dedication to constituents

LETTER: Mel Arnold says he is open and accessible

  • Jun 19, 2019

Hergott: Contribution and Expectation of a will

Lawyer Paul Hergott continues his column on wills

  • Jun 18, 2019

Nature Wise: Are we all on the same planet?

Columnist Dianne Bersea of the South Okanagan Naturalists’ Club

  • Jun 18, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: When farmland protection doesn’t protect farmers

Secondary residences aren’t mansions, families tell Lana Popham

LETTER: British Columbia’s forest industry crisis being made worse

Andrew Wilkinson warns of regulatory overload by John Horgan’s NDP

  • Jun 15, 2019

No more Smokanagan, let’s claim summer back

LETTER: June to September is Summer, not fire season

  • Jun 13, 2019

COLUMN: An ode to Dad for Father’s Day

Dads deserve to be celebrated, and the best way to celebrate dads is to hold an epic competition!

  • Jun 13, 2019

The true story of the Hope-Princeton Gallows

Tales from the past by Brian Wilson

  • Jun 13, 2019

This is our generation’s opportunity to create an industry for B.C.: LNG Alliance

CEO says much of the work has already been awarded to First Nations

  • Jun 13, 2019

EDITORIAL: Examining a concert

Event held during Summerland Action Festival was poorly attended

  • Jun 13, 2019