Editorials

EDITORIAL: Pageant transition

Expanding Summerland’s Blossom Pageant to include male and female candidates means important changes

  • Nov 10, 2019

EDITORIAL: An ongoing call for peace

The quest for peace today seems just as elusive as it was during the First World War

  • Nov 8, 2019

EDITORIAL: Providing support

Refugee family will need assistance from community of Summerland

  • Nov 1, 2019

COLUMN: Extreme expressions of political hatred

Online anger against Trudeau reached extreme levels

EDITORIAL: The wishes of the voters

While the results will not please everyone, this is, more or less, what Canadian voters have chosen

  • Oct 23, 2019

EDITORIAL: Considering the promises

During the election campaign examine how the various parties will fulfill their promises to voters

  • Oct 11, 2019
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EDITORIAL: Keeping our past

A policy is needed to determine which objects belong in the Summerland Museum

  • Oct 9, 2019

EDITORIAL: Climate is a global concern

Factors in North America and Europe affect pollution in Asia

  • Oct 2, 2019

EDITORIAL: No the prime minister is not a racist, move on

Let’s be very clear about this. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is not…

EDITORIAL: Past actions haunt candidates

Justin Trudeau and Andrew Scheer dogged by incidents from earlier years

  • Sep 19, 2019

EDITORIAL: This is our election

It is up to the voting public to identify the issues in the upcoming federal election

  • Sep 14, 2019

Stepping into the superstar spotlight

MITCHELL’S MUSINGS: Canadian win at U.S. Open a historic moment

  • Sep 13, 2019

EDITORIAL: Disappointing comments

Caustic online retorts happen far too frequently

  • Aug 31, 2019

EDITORIAL: Weekend road safety

Care and attention are needed to prevent long weekend accidents on roads and highways

  • Aug 29, 2019

On Overdose Awareness Day think about the families

If you can’t say something nice folks, don’t say anything at all.…

EDITORIAL: The best or the least worst

Negative messaging abandons the quest for the best and instead asks voters to choose the least worst

  • Aug 21, 2019

EDITORIAL: Revisiting cannabis

Until retail stores are in place, it is too early to determine if the regulations are appropriate

  • Aug 14, 2019

Editorial: We’re the best, how can we be better?

Where do we go from here, Salmon Arm? On the morning of…

  • Aug 13, 2019

EDITORIAL: Preventing wildfires

So far this year, 598 fires have destroyed 18,608 hectares provincewide.

  • Aug 11, 2019

EDITORIAL: When colours are covered

Recent incident of vandalism show need for rainbow crosswalks

  • Jul 24, 2019