Opinion

Growls and Hugs for May 22

Someone or something got your hackles up? Or maybe someone made you…

  • May 24, 2019

Jocelyn’s Jottings: Choice, government interference and abortion

Government officials in Alabama recently passed a law enforcing a near-total ban…

OPINION: Liberal environmental contradictions could pave way for Conservative win

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

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Revelstoke gymnast Will Harasym silver medal routine
In the shop with artisan blacksmith Kyle Thornley
Fridays for Our Future rally in Revelstoke
Revelstoke Timber Days 2019

A look back in time: A Greyhound saga

The Greyhound bus crash of 1937 in Summerland

  • May 22, 2019

EDITORIAL: A woman’s right to life

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

LETTER: Statement about Fortin included incorrect information

Comments made publicly had suggested a double standard

  • May 22, 2019

COLUMN: The view is worth the climb

Reflections on Summerland’s Giants Head Grind and marital commitment

COLUMN: Forestry at the heart of B.C.’s export economy

Jock Finlayson is the exectuive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • May 22, 2019

I will give you something to call 911 about…

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

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 21, 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

Liam’s Lowdown: An ode to bread

Everyone needs an escape. Whether it’s a bike ride, powder ski run,…

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

Hergott: Do you stop for ducks crossing the road?

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

  • May 14, 2019