Friday, September 21, 2018
Mostly Cloudy
Currently
10°
Partly Cloudy
Friday
High 20° / Low 12°
Partly Cloudy
Saturday
High 21° / Low 9°

Editorial

Editorial

Letters to the Editor

Commission should be elected by the public The public depends on and pays for the electrical supply that we need. We respect those who provide...

Letters to the Editor

Big companies don't care  We have been Dairy Queen customers for a long time. Most every Friday we have hamburgers at the DQ in Osoyoos. ...

Bomb a rude wake up call

The car bomb that rocked Oliver recently is proof we live in unpredictable times. We tend to think serious crimes and the reprehensible people who...

Don’t be a stick in the mud, eh?

Summer holidays are supposed to be just that – respite from work and quality time with family. But in reality, holidays are far from a...

Letters to the Editor

Ugly signs detracting from Oliver’s beauty  My wife and I have been travelling to the Oliver area for years to recreate and visit friends. Our...

Businesses get ready for arrrgh!

Reducing packaging and waste is a worthy and  a noble goal, but new rules being introduced by the B.C. government to support this goal...

Letter to the Editor

Don’t let FortisBC bully you By this process, I am feeling a sense of loss of our freedom that we have been proud of in...

Better be quick, BCUC is waiting

As ratepayers who seem to be constantly bombarded with increases, we expect to have some input in the decision-making process. But if you want your...

Don’t fix what was not broken

As a volunteer firefighter, I can attest to how crucial it is to have a spot-on dispatch system. Unfortunately, we don’t have that right now....

Letter to the Editor

Schafer leaves the Board It's with mixed feelings that I'm giving notice that I'll be unable to continue serving on the Oliver and District Heritage...

Buy fresh, stay local and make some friends

I am a huge supporter of shopping local, and keeping our immediate economy rich and thriving. When I buy produce in the local supermarkets, I...

Letter to the Editor

School District 53 here to serve kids, families The story, “Board defends its partnership with PDCRS” is particularly nasty in its negative claims against the...

Our secret is out of the bag

Okay, the cat’s out of the bag. FortisBC has just discovered that all of us have been secretly growing money trees in our backyards. That’s...

Letter to the Editor

Bridge causes Concern I am a 75-year young resident of Country Pines Retirement Park north of Oliver,  mere meters south of the problem area. I...

Don’t let Miley Virus taint kids

If you have young, impressionable daughters, it’s time to cover your flat screens and cancel your Internet – Miley Cyrus has evolved. I can’t begin...