Editorials

Okanagan-Boundary spirit remains strong in wake of flooding

Last weekend, Cannings visited some of the hardest hit areas

  • May 17th, 2018

EDITORIAL: Fueling our fear with higher gas prices

Higher gas prices are said to drive us to take public transit. Are we there yet?

  • May 10th, 2018

EDITORIAL: Food fight breaks out in B.C. Legislature

Private members bill would eliminate $61-a-day per diem for local MLAs in Greater Victoria

  • May 10th, 2018

Smokies success helps re-ignite community passion

The Trail Smoke Eaters have had a fantastic playoff run …

  • Apr 5th, 2018

Italian nationalist may have chance of winning election

Dyer, ” … biggest issue … in the past four years Italy has received 600,000 illegal migrants.”

  • Mar 2nd, 2018
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EDITORIAL: Fight bullying every day

Pink Shirt Day is Feb. 28

  • Feb 25th, 2018

May I help you with some of that baggage?

Travis writes, “When the political landscape changes, it changes fast.”

  • Jan 31st, 2018

Dare to be smarter

Editorial: Steve Kidd is the senior reporter with the Penticton Western News.

  • Jan 19th, 2018

Beware the hazard of celebrity politics

There had been a low-level buzz about Oprah Winfrey running for U.S. president in 2020

  • Jan 12th, 2018

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 8th, 2018

Iran protests: Here we go again or the start of something much bigger?

Dyer: “All the other waves of protest failed; this one probably will too …”

  • Jan 4th, 2018

MLA recounts eventful year in B.C. politics

Katrine Conroy is MLA for Kootenay West

  • Dec 29th, 2017

The best Christmas gift doesn’t need wrapping

Bertrand: “Enjoy this time with your loved ones, Merry Christmas.”

  • Dec 22nd, 2017

City aims for efficient, cost-effective Riverfront Centre

The city met with the Minister regarding concerns and issues associated with ongoing sustainability

  • Dec 12th, 2017

Wedding traditions

The dream of a happy and long lasting marriage is not any different today than 70 years ago

  • Nov 24th, 2017

All quiet on the climate front as world moves on despite U.S. defection

“The real breakthrough came in Paris in 2015, and the objective now is to keep the show on the road”

  • Nov 16th, 2017

Everyone seems to be jumping on the pot train now

“Suddenly everyone seems to be an advocate for the legalization of marijuana.”

  • Nov 16th, 2017