Opinion

COLUMN: Newspaper comic strips reflect real life

Insights and observations can be found in the comic strips

  • Jan 3, 2020

LETTER: Summerlanders have shown generosity

While fires rage in Australia, visitor notices community spirit in Summerland

  • Jan 3, 2020

LETTER: Utility increases, RDOS pay increase are disappointing

Increases will affect those on low incomes

  • Jan 3, 2020
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Don’t let power loss zap sense of hope for 2020

AT RANDOM: Snowstorm left many in the dark, but also shed some light

COLUMN: A tale of two cabinet ministers

To what degree do you believe a cabinet minister has a duty to be accountable to citizens of Canada?

  • Jan 2, 2020

HERGOTT: Don’t believe in blind luck while driving

Lawyer Paul Hergott’s latest column

  • Dec 31, 2019

COLUMN: Watching my language as English changes

Words and writing styles have been evolving over the years

B.C. VIEWS: A toast to civil debate in the new year

Not only is name calling juvenile, it is unproductive

EDITORIAL: The need for conversation

Dialogue is needed in order to address issues facing us in the year ahead

  • Dec 27, 2019

Our History In Pictures

A look inside at a bottling factory in downtown Vernon at the turn of the 20th century

Pawsative Pups: The ‘howl’idays are here

Lisa Davies is a new columnist for Black Press who writes about dog training

  • Dec 23, 2019

HERGOTT: Don’t blame road conditions

Lawyer Paul Hergott addresses driver negligence in his latest column

  • Dec 23, 2019

Christmas characters can mislead kids

Letter to the editor

  • Dec 23, 2019

Patient gives thanks for medical care

Letter to the editor

  • Dec 23, 2019

COLUMN: Creating a positive shopping experience

The Summerland Sip N’ Shop on Saturday offered a relaxing atmosphere

First responders and health care workers will be on the job to help to keep us safe

On Wednesday, Dec. 25, millions of people will gather with friends and…

  • Dec 22, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: An unpredictable year ahead

B.C. economy continues to do well generally, with low unemployment rates and good job creation numbers

How youth protests shaped the discussion on climate change

Climate strikes are an example of youth becoming politicized and rejecting adult inaction

LETTER: Trudeau takes lesson from fable

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau seems to be a lot like Grasshopper

  • Dec 20, 2019