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Editorial

Editorial

Letters to the Editor

‘Take back your power’ In September, an eye-opening documentary feature film called “Take Back Your Power” was released and was shown at  the Shatford Centre...

Point the finger at BCUC as well

Some people may not realize (or they forget) that the BC Utilities Commission directed FortisBC to implement the new residential conservation rate that caused...

Leave pre-teens alone, Facebook

Great. Facebook is now considering opening up its site to children under 13. Is this supposed to protect our kids from the evils of social networking? The...

Letters to the Editor

Let’s be vigilant out there This letter is directed to the individual(s) responsible for the theft of my Honda ATV early Monday morning on October...

Who’s watching your children?

Where did all of the children go? It’s like they turned a corner and walked into a vortex. I didn’t want to look, but couldn’t...

Support your local business

We hear a lot about shop local and supporting businesses within your own town, but  sometimes we wonder how much of that is lip...

A lot of questions need the answers

Tonight’s forum on the correctional centre will hopefully answer a lot of people’s questions and concerns. For example, how many employment positions will actually be...

Centennial Park needs a new plan

It is no surprise that Centennial RV Park is a gem among campers in the South Okanagan. It’s serene, and a stone’s throw away from...

Bylaw approach needs review

If Christian Blazicevic was growing a different kind of “weed” on Fairview Road, he’d really be in trouble with the Town . . ....

Conservatives must stop undermining arms treaty

Our party is committed to earning back Canada’s respect on the world stage so that we can win back our seat at the Security...

The delinquency dilemma

This space was initially dedicated to talk about last week’s all-candidates meeting and the dismal turnout it attracted. But it was hijacked by the unconscionable...

Letters the the Editor

Smart meter radio off In the BC Utilities Commission’s July 23 decision to approve FortisBC’s Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) project, the BCUC directed FortisBC to...

Letters the the Editor

Paved pathway is lovely Recently I went walking with my dogs and my little daughter along the freshly paved east side of the river channel. As...

A salute to all our firefighters

“It’s just what I do.” This quote might become famous one day as people look back at what Dan Skaros did to save a young...

Welcome back to the Taj Mahal

Grade 8-12 students (and teachers) in Oliver are the luckiest in the province as they prepare to enter one of the newest, most technologically...