Editorials

Editorial: Spec tax—Is anybody listening?

West Kelowna mayor’s latest bid to oppose B.C.’s specualtion tax falling on deaf ears

EDITORIAL: Minority rules in our colourful culture

Quibbles over symbolic rainbow crossings belie critics’ genuine concerns

  • Jun 6th, 2018

EDITORIAL: Fueling our fear with higher gas prices

Higher gas prices are said to drive us to take public transit. Are we there yet?

  • May 10th, 2018

EDITORIAL: Food fight breaks out in B.C. Legislature

Private members bill would eliminate $61-a-day per diem for local MLAs in Greater Victoria

  • May 10th, 2018

Flying with hope

BOOMER TALK: Vernon resident writes about being a benefactor of Hope Air

Letter: Wildlife habitat being destroyed

300 year old trees are being destroyed on Sutherland Road

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Power line sparking in Glenrosa
Car in ditch at Drought Road in Westbank
RCMP investigating overnight incident on Lakeshore Road
Beaver spotted building home in Kelowna

Michaels: Turning a page and keeping it real

Kathy Michaels is the new managing editor of the Capital News

Tragedy hits home

AT RANDOM: Humboldt crash prompts sports editor Kevin Mitchell to reflect on his time on the road

Editorial: Unplug during Earth Hour, or at any time

Earth Hour is today (Saturday, March 24) from 8:30-9:30 p.m.

EDITORIAL: A national embarrassment

Alberta’s ban on the sale of B.C. wines in that province heightens tensions and creates animosity

  • Mar 2nd, 2018

It’s an animals’ world

Kelowna and the Central Okanagan continue to have issues with animals

Pink Shirt Day provides message for us all

The Kelowna Capital News says we can all learn from the message of Pink Shirt Day

EDITORIAL: Fight bullying every day

Pink Shirt Day is Feb. 28

  • Feb 25th, 2018

Editorial: Pink Shirt Day takes on cyberbullying

The Kelowna Capital News says take part in Pink Shirt Day to help make a difference

Editorial: Embarrassing voter turnout in Kelowna West

The byelection Wednesday showed just how bad voter turnout can be

Parnell: Time to do your part Kelowna West

Voters are heading to the polls on Valentine’s Day today to elect a new MLA

Towns need to get on the pot NOW

Province leaves little time for municipalities to get their acts together

Parnell: Eating Disorders Week virtually ignored

Kelowna editor says more needs to be done for people struggling with eating disorders

Editorial: Newspapers are your home team

At the Kelowna Capital News , we’re your voice and nothing will change that

  • Jan 28th, 2018