Editorials

Vandals spray painted the words Make S.A. Straight Again on Salmon Arm’s rainbow crosswalk on Sunday, July 29. (Photo submitted)

EDITORIAL: Vandalism shows need for rainbow crosswalk

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

Vandals spray painted the words Make S.A. Straight Again on Salmon Arm’s rainbow crosswalk on Sunday, July 29. (Photo submitted)
EDITORIAL: Greyhound will be replaced

EDITORIAL: Greyhound will be replaced

With Greyhound cancelling its services in most of Western Canada, it has…

EDITORIAL: Greyhound will be replaced
Time to find a solution

Time to find a solution

There are a number of reasons for the employee shortage, but we need to figure out how to fix it

Time to find a solution
EDITORIAL: Protect our waters

EDITORIAL: Protect our waters

Over and over, we are seeing reports of people missing or ignoring…

EDITORIAL: Protect our waters
Editorial: Friendship matters most

Editorial: Friendship matters most

Friendship is probably one of the most powerful things in life. You…

Editorial: Friendship matters most
People gather for a vigil in response to a shooting at the Capital Gazette newsroom, Friday, June 29, 2018, in front of the Maryland State House in Annapolis, Md. Prosecutors say Jarrod W. Ramos opened fire Thursday in the newsroom. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

EDITORIAL: Maryland journalists killed in pursuit of truth

Five people were gunned down in the Capital Gazette newsroom

People gather for a vigil in response to a shooting at the Capital Gazette newsroom, Friday, June 29, 2018, in front of the Maryland State House in Annapolis, Md. Prosecutors say Jarrod W. Ramos opened fire Thursday in the newsroom. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Canada Day means community

Canada Day means community

Another Canada Day is upon us, and fun and festivities are in…

Canada Day means community
Editorial: What’s all the fuss about pot?

Editorial: What’s all the fuss about pot?

Don’t worry, be happy about pot legalization

  • Jun 26, 2018
Editorial: What’s all the fuss about pot?
Editorial: May’s actions honourable

Editorial: May’s actions honourable

Almost a month ago, Green Party of Canada leader Elizabeth May pleaded…

Editorial: May’s actions honourable
The Rio Grande Valley Centralized Processing Center in McAllen, Texas, on Sunday. (U.S. Customs and Border Protection photo)

EDITORIAL: All children created equal

There are still some who justify President Donald Trump’s treatment of migrant children

  • Jun 19, 2018
The Rio Grande Valley Centralized Processing Center in McAllen, Texas, on Sunday. (U.S. Customs and Border Protection photo)
Editorial: Happy Father’s Day to all the dads

Editorial: Happy Father’s Day to all the dads

This week, we say thank you to the fathers in our lives.…

Editorial: Happy Father’s Day to all the dads
Editorial: Indoor pool makes town more appealing

Editorial: Indoor pool makes town more appealing

Indoor aquatic facilities are a staple in many communities that I have…

Editorial: Indoor pool makes town more appealing
Students and teachers from Rossland Summit School celebrate the opening of Rossland’s rainbow crosswalk last September. (Chelsea Novak/Rossland News)

EDITORIAL: Minority rules in our colourful culture

Quibbles over symbolic rainbow crossings belie critics’ genuine concerns

  • Jun 6, 2018
Students and teachers from Rossland Summit School celebrate the opening of Rossland’s rainbow crosswalk last September. (Chelsea Novak/Rossland News)
Editorial: Neighbourly cost sharing

Editorial: Neighbourly cost sharing

When we think about Golden, we’re not just thinking about our town.…

Editorial: Neighbourly cost sharing
Editorial: Farewell to peace and quiet

Editorial: Farewell to peace and quiet

We’ve done it now. May long weekend has come and gone, and…

Editorial: Farewell to peace and quiet
Editorial: An innocent bear loses its life

Editorial: An innocent bear loses its life

This week one of the local conservation officers stopped in, letting me…

Editorial: An innocent bear loses its life
Editorial: A poem to my mother

Editorial: A poem to my mother

Mother’s Day is a special time to give thanks to the lady…

Editorial: A poem to my mother
EDITORIAL: Fueling our fear with higher gas prices

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: Fueling our fear with higher gas prices
EDITORIAL: Food fight breaks out in B.C. Legislature

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
EDITORIAL: Food fight breaks out in B.C. Legislature
Editorial: Our actions have created a spiral of hurt and anger

Editorial: Our actions have created a spiral of hurt and anger

I have been blessed enough to live my life growing up with…

Editorial: Our actions have created a spiral of hurt and anger