Editorials

Opinion: Landlords request too much information

With Kelowna’s low vacancy rate, landlords are taking advantage of tenant’s personal information

Parnell: Give a firefighter a break, already

Kelowna - The rush to judge some ill-thinking firefighters, has our managing editor asking questions

Editorial: Raise rate sooner, not later

The new B.C. government should not wait four years to raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour.

  • Aug 18, 2017
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EDITORIAL: Racism is not OK

In light of violence south of border, we must all speak out against hate, intolerance and racism

Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

Making the lyrics more inclusive does not reject tradition, but respects it

How to stay safe on the water this long weekend

Boating BC says boating is great fun but to stay safe there are some cardinal rules

  • Aug 4, 2017

Editorial: Why the hate for Christy Clark?

On the world scene, Clark’s reputation was solid. She was seen as a champion for the province

Parnell: Indigenous principles a move towards hope

Kelowna editor Kevin Parnell says there is hope, but a need for real action on First Nations’ issues

  • Jul 27, 2017

Guest Editorial: City of Kelowna explains annual report

Wondering about staffing decisions? Hear straight from the City of Kelowna

EDITORIAL: Too long a wait for safer travels

For safety’s sake, changes should come quicker

  • Jul 6, 2017

Stephen Fuhr: Canada is a leader of nations

In his own words, Kelowna-Lake Country MP Stephen Fuhr wishes Canada a Happy Birthday

  • Jun 30, 2017

Guest Editorial: B.C.s aboriginal minister on creating a future of equality

In order to address what we want the next 150 years to look like, we must learn from the past

  • Jun 25, 2017

Editorial: World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Elder abuse is a significant concern in BC where 18.3 per cent of B.C.’s population is 65 or older

  • Jun 9, 2017

Lumby Days breaks up flood stress

The event comes at a perfect time to give flood-affected residents are break

  • Jun 9, 2017

The Mouth of Mission Creek in 1948

Bud Truswell writes about his family who have lived at Mission Creek since 1940

  • Jun 2, 2017

Suzuki: Reconnect on World Environment Day

World Environment Day reminds us to reconnect with nature

  • Jun 2, 2017

Kelowna stroke branch here to help

Their goal is to enable individuals to live as well and independently as possible

  • May 28, 2017

Editorial: Students leading the way

Kelowna students have shown great community leadership over the past several weeks in many ways

Editorial: Safe Boating Week is here

CPS Okanagan is hosting a Safe Boating Week BBQ from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Kelowna Yacht Club.

  • May 19, 2017

Michaels: Public shaming cloaked in anonymity

Comments following mommy-blogs are chock ‘o’ block with people sharing opinions and hateful barbs