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Editorial

Editorial

Bylaw going to the dogs

If you don’t have a pet, it’s hard to relate  to the connection that people have with their cats and dogs, and birds, ferrets,...

Time to resume talks on park

The issue of a national park reserve in the South Okanagan-Similkameen has once again come to the surface thanks to a recent campaign by...

Letters to the Editor

Is welfare system too good? At Christmas a lot of people were worried about their children, if they would have enough money to buy them...

Letters to the Editor

Balderdash to suggest that outsiders do not have say I moved with my family to Oliver in the summer of 1943, and I am still...

2014 will be year to watch

It’s going to be a defining year for Oliver. First up is the official opening of Southern Okanagan Secondary School on February 6. It will be...

Light the way for Gallagher Lake

It’s so ironic that Senkulmen Business Park is well lighted where nobody lives, yet Gallagher Lake just down the road is so dark and...

Letters to the Editor

YWAM deserves kudos My wife Linda and I would like to publicly thank the Youth With  a Mission (YWAM) organization and its young people for...

Drunk drivers teach us a lot

We are still amazed at how many people insist on driving while impaired. What these drivers never think about is the life-long burden that families...

Letters to the Editor

We all eat GMO food in one form or another Recently I attended a speaker’s tour on genetically modified organisms (GMOs). The speakers were Dr....

The daughter who came back

If you’ve never had a seriously ill child needing medical treatment out of town, it’s hard to fully appreciate groups like Highway to Healing. The...

Letters to the Editor

Rural water user miffed What Town council is doing now is what should have been done before they “nailed” 143 rural residences with huge water...

Don’t let ideas expire on shelf

The recent healthy living workshop in Oliver resulted in some fantastic ideas that should be actively pursued. Our favourite is “adopt a senior.” What better way...

Our people come first

I assure you that without question Enbridge should never be allowed to lay pipelines through our mountainous BC, through the Douglas Channel embracing Kitimat...

Where’s the beef? Right here, man

This week we give you our top six beefs about things that have gone terribly wrong in society. Toronto Mayor Rob Ford He should be dragged...

Youth getting the legion message

It’s heartening to see young children relating to war veterans trying to spread the word to local youth. How refreshing it is to see children...