Opinion

Give Canada geese at Okanagan beaches a break

LETTER: Tour busses, full of photographers, local goose guides and an annual goose festival

  • Apr 18, 2019

COLUMN: On National Day of Action, expert says overdose crisis is not about pain

There were 1,486 illicit drug overdose deaths last year in British Columbia

EDITORIAL: Responding to a tragedy

The shootings in Penticton and Salmon Arm have affected lives up and down the Okanagan

  • Apr 16, 2019

Word on the street: How much are you willing to pay for a litre of gas?

This week the Observer asked: What’s the most you would pay for…

Guest column: Salmon Arm mother warns parents about Whisper

Man says he likes to walk around the house naked in message to 10-year-old girl

  • Apr 16, 2019

LETTER: B.C.’s speculation tax is a wealth tax when it comes to second properties

Ingrid Rice is a cartoonist who lives in North Vancouver

  • Apr 15, 2019
video
RCMP Salmon Arm Church of Christ
Fire department, plane
Unveiling of Salmon Arm Innovation Centre's new name
Bird houses installed along Salmon Arm's Foreshore Trail

B.C. VIEWS: Community care workers next on NDP’s union checklist

Premier John Horgan blusters, deflects, then spills the beans

Should I say ‘disabled person’ or ‘person with a disability’??

Disability is a sensitive topic, and fear of saying the wrong thing stops some from saying anything at all

Panic in a McDonald’s restaurant – you deserve a breakdown today

A girl never forgets her first panic attack. It occurred on a…

LETTER: Peaceful protest is a democratic right

Teachers prepare students to participate in democracy

  • Apr 12, 2019

Horses belong on Okanagan Rail Trail

LETTER: Trail impressive, but why can’t horses be allowed

  • Apr 11, 2019

LETTER: Gun bans won’t stop mass murders

Dear Editor: Last week John Arendt posted a column titled Good people,…

  • Apr 10, 2019

LETTER: Governments are elected to make decisions

Our governments have had a history of believing that immigration is essential for Canada

  • Apr 10, 2019

Preparations underway for annual Salmon Arm Kids Fishing Derby

Great Outdoors by James Murray

  • Apr 10, 2019

GUEST COLUMN: A refugee and immigrant story

Couple chose Canada after postwar changes in Europe

  • Apr 10, 2019

OPINION: BC NDP has ‘change of heart’ on LNG

Shuswap MLA Greg Kyllo stunned by turnaround on issue by B.C. government

Guest column: Shuswap mother warns parents about Whisper

Man says he likes to walk around the house naked in message to 10-year-old girl

  • Apr 16, 2019

Hergott: Cyclists on sidewalks

A look at who’s at fault in collisions between motorists and cyclists

  • Apr 10, 2019

Special Olympics coverage shameful

LETTER: Resident upset with lack of photos in the newspaper

  • Apr 9, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: David Suzuki has become the Don Cherry of TV science

Campaign against B.C. natural gas followed Alberta oil attack