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: Minority rules in our colourful culture

Quibbles over symbolic rainbow crossings belie critics’ genuine concerns

  • Jun 6th, 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 10th, 2018
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One last graduation
What's happening with Matthew Abrey
Canadian Armed Forces arrive in Vernon
Two West Kelowna homes gutted by fire

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

Tragedy hits home

AT RANDOM: Humboldt crash prompts sports editor Kevin Mitchell to reflect on his time on the road

Celebrating Your Vernon

Special supplement and new online addition share the stories that make this community great

Small town and simple

LETTER: Vernon resident questions the need for growth

  • Mar 28th, 2018

Editorial: Unplug during Earth Hour, or at any time

Earth Hour is today (Saturday, March 24) from 8:30-9:30 p.m.

Box decision handled poorly

Decision to cut Good Food Box program came without notice to those involved

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

Voter turnout very troubling

EDITORIAL: Results from West Kelowna by-election concerning

  • Feb 17th, 2018

Towns need to get on the pot NOW

Province leaves little time for municipalities to get their acts together