Editorials

Berry: Saving planet entails more than banning straws

Kelowna - Why not ditch the straw? Or stop buying plastic entirely?

EDITORIAL: Vandalism shows need for rainbow crosswalk

Hateful graffiti shows Salmon Arm’s need for a symbol of inclusion

EDITORIAL: Maryland journalists killed in pursuit of truth

Five people were gunned down in the Capital Gazette newsroom

Editorial: What’s all the fuss about pot?

Don’t worry, be happy about pot legalization

  • Jun 26th, 2018

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
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Fork And Spoon Fundraiser: Alex Levroff takes on a beet and arugula salad
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Fork And Spoon Fundraiser: Kai Koroll takes on a heirloom salad

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

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