Editorial

Kids urged to unplug and play

To celebrate Unplug and Play Week, Literacy Now South Okanagan-Similkameen put on a free family fun day at the Penticton mall.

Should 21 be the new legal age to smoke?

Kelowna residents weigh in on raising the legal age to smoke in B.C.

A deadly year: 156 fatally overdose in Interior

The B.C. Coroner's Service says the number of deaths, particularly from fentanyl, continues to rise.

Rental scam hits Okanagan

Realtors are warning of a rental scam in the Okanagan.

Editorial: Spending the Penticton taxpayers money

There is an old saying that you have to spend money to make money.

Editorial: Kampe should be recognized

We’d like to throw our support behind the drive to have the new patient care tower named in honour of David Kampe.

Editorial: More help needed for homeless

As we endure a seemingly endless cold spell, it’s hard not to think about the homeless.

EDITORIAL: Region needs more jobs in 2017

Want a hot topic for 2017? Job growth. Or lack thereof.

Editorial: What a year

Calling it the worst year on record might be going too far, but 2016 certainly had it’s fair share of ups and downs.

Editorial: A time for reflection

One resolution we like to suggest each year is to lend a helping hand.

Drone captures epic hockey game

The recent cold snap allowed for a perfect outdoor B.C. hockey game.

UPDATE: Snow warning in effect, not a good day to travel

Large snowfall will hit the Okanagan today which could cause problems on the highways.

EDITORIAL: In a year full of controversy there is still hope

Perhaps more than any other time of the year, we look for hope during these final days.

Editorial: A home for the holidays

This time of year we spend a lot of time thinking about warmth.

UPDATE: Kelowna cops say missing man located safe and sound

Benjamin Somerville was last in contact with his family on November 27, 2016 but was located by RCMP

Editorial: Put down the pitchforks

It has been a long year-and-a-half that the Skaha Lake Park controversy has divided the community.

Editorial: Powerful symbol

The selection of Viola Desmond as the new face to our $10 bills is already starting to raise some eyebrows.

Editorial: Can’t blow aside the issue of marijuana dispensaries

At least now the city has the ability to ensure a safe operation, if not a safe product.

Editorial: How much oil do we need to be shipping?

Canada should be focused on leading the way, first in energy efficiency.

Editorial: Time for a resolution on Skaha Park

A resolution to the Skaha Lake Park controversy is badly needed.