Opinion

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Fire hall process flawed

We cannot find anyone who knew about a vote for the borrowing of $17 million for a fire hall

  • May 18th, 2018

LETTERS: Fixes needed elsewhere, too

Editor: Re: $64m school boost 'just the beginning,' May 2.

  • May 18th, 2018

LETTERS: Focus on our last unplugged city

Editor: Re: Fueling our fear, May 11 editorial.

  • May 18th, 2018

Tofino mayor says private market won’t solve housing woes

To completely close the affordability gap, Tofino must invest directly in affordable rental housing.

  • May 18th, 2018

Wineology: What makes a winery great?

Check out Okanagan sommelier Shanyn Ward's new bi-weekly column

  • May 18th, 2018

Fletcher didn’t do his homework

Letter to the Editor from Antoinette Halberstadt of Castlegar

  • May 17th, 2018

Accurate diagnostics don’t eliminate the ‘dirty work’

Nutini: "The parts that make up the car are complex and expensive."

  • May 17th, 2018

Mary Lowther column: Great started plants right at the local grocery store

This led me to approach Janice Shand, Country Grocer's gardening maven, to pick her brains.

  • May 17th, 2018

Green, NDP politicians a disgrace, should resign

The existing Kinder Morgan pipe carries bitumen.

  • May 17th, 2018

Areas where the CVRD needs to trim the fat

These are few recommendations to review for the current services

  • May 17th, 2018

Column: Hand-tied flies speak volumes about Ralph Kernaghan

When I received a phone call from one of Ralph Kernaghan's daughters asking me if I would be interested in having her late father's fly-tying materials, I responded with a very quick "yes."

  • May 17th, 2018

LETTERS: Hardly too late to reverse course

Editor: Re: SkyTrain-LRT debate only over for one leg, May 9 letters.

  • May 16th, 2018

LETTERS: Deconstruct parking plan

Letter writers sound off on how construction affects parking

  • May 16th, 2018

2017 fire and flood report focuses on interrelated themes

The long anticipated report on the BC Flood and Wildfires of 2017 submitted April 30

  • May 17th, 2018

Need to try something new in the drug crisis

The BC Coroner Service released the number of drug deaths in March and it's not good news.

  • May 17th, 2018

LETTERS: Dangerous crossroads

Editor: Can anything be done to protect seniors and all other walking "sitting ducks?"

  • May 16th, 2018

Former RCMP staff-sergeant congratulates editor

I hope you enjoy retirement. We know you have earned it

  • May 17th, 2018

Column: Bearing witness to this flood

Reporter Kate Saylors reflects on what it was like to cover those first few days of the flood.

Okanagan-Boundary spirit remains strong in wake of flooding

Last weekend, Cannings visited some of the hardest hit areas

  • May 17th, 2018

LETTER: CRD should flush sewage pipeline idea

When will the CRD face up to the fact that the Residual Solids Conveyance Line (sewage sludge pressure pipeline) is a bad idea?

  • May 17th, 2018