Editorials

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 26, 2018

Editorial: Spec tax—Is anybody listening?

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

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Mother black bear and two cubs spotted in West Kelowna
Social justice advocate yells at Kelowna council, demands presence at Black Lives Matter rally
Initiative aims to help local businesses and charity

EDITORIAL: Minority rules in our colourful culture

Quibbles over symbolic rainbow crossings belie critics’ genuine concerns

  • Jun 6, 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 10, 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 10, 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 2, 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 25, 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

EDITORIAL CARTOON: B.C. vs. Alta.

Revelstoke cartoonist Rob Buchanan weighs in on the pipelines and pinots war.…

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