Editorials

Editorial: Tune out of tech, tune into real-world fun

Unplug and Play week runs Jan. 26 to Feb. 2 througout the Shuswap

Opinion: High gas prices send shoppers out of town

Nothing new to gas price disparity faced by Salmon Arm and Sicamous residents

  • Jan 16, 2019

DeMeer: Cats and dogs are reigning – and it’s wrong

Princeton editor Andra DeMeer tackles the issue placing pets over people

EDITORIAL: Salmon Arm Silverbacks’ quick action commendable

Hockey organization shows true colours following billet incident

  • Aug 3, 2018

EDITORIAL: City right to remain resolute with rainbow crosswalk

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

  • Jul 31, 2018

Observer Editorial: Hats off to Multicultural Fest’s organizers, participants

Hearty congratulations are due to all of those people who helped plan,…

  • Jul 8, 2018
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Barbershop quartet performs Valentine's Day serenade
South Canoe Elementary Students visit the Salmon Arm Innovation Centre
Ammonia training exercise in Sicamous
Homeless camp displaced by highway work

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: Minority rules in our colourful culture

Quibbles over symbolic rainbow crossings belie critics’ genuine concerns

  • Jun 6, 2018

EDITORIAL: There is no excuse for drinking and driving

There is no excuse to drink or do drugs and drive. Much…

  • May 22, 2018

Editorial: MLA starts food fight

A rookie Liberal MLA has started a food fight in the B.C.…

  • May 19, 2018

Editorial: An information overload

Greater exposure to technology is having an impact on mental health

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

Editorial: Eliminate need for Day of Mourning

It is crucial to remain vigilant in ensuring that workers are protected from injury

  • May 2, 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

Editorial: Unplug during Earth Hour, or at any time

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

Editorial: Starting spring with a shared goal

It’s no secret that the weather just isn’t what it used to…

  • Mar 22, 2018

Editorial: Taking on distracted driving a worthwhile endeavour

Any initiative to keep people paying attention to the road instead of their phone is a good one

  • Mar 16, 2018