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Editorial

Editorial

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...

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...