Editorials

Buckingham Palace is a huge tourist attraction, as is the British monarchy. (Photo courtesy Dimitris Vetsikas/Pixabay)

Editorial: A relevant monarchy

If the British monarchy is to continue, it needs to be dragged into the 21st Century

Coming together in crisis

Back in the day, you’re takeout hamburger used to come safely packed…

Though humans are fond of filling them in or draining them, salt marshes are now understood to play an important role in processing CO2 and methane from the atmosphere. (Richard Alexander/Pixabay)

Editorial: Is it too late for humanity?

Environmental connections coming to light

Hope next MP follows Nathan Cullen’s example

Hope next MP follows Nathan Cullen’s example

Christian advocacy group ARPA’s director says Cullen always had time for people he disagreed with.

  • Mar 13, 2019
Hope next MP follows Nathan Cullen’s example
Column: Come together for the Wet’suwet’en people

Column: Come together for the Wet’suwet’en people

Former elected chief and CEO of First Nations LNG Alliance hopes for peace amongst Wet’suwet’en.

  • Jan 11, 2019
Column: Come together for the Wet’suwet’en people
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Editorial: see the light

Winter driving can be safer for everyone if we simply turn on head and tail lights

  • Jan 10, 2019
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EDITORIAL: Be smart - don’t drink and drive

EDITORIAL: Be smart – don’t drink and drive

The lights are strung, the sales are on, Santa is magically appearing…

  • Dec 20, 2018
EDITORIAL: Be smart - don’t drink and drive
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Editorial: Go out and play

How much is too much screen time?

  • Dec 13, 2018
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Editorial: The Speaker shouldn’t be an MLA

Editorial: The Speaker shouldn’t be an MLA

Time to re-evaluate the Speaker position

Editorial: The Speaker shouldn’t be an MLA
Editorial: Yes, No, or No opinion?

Editorial: Yes, No, or No opinion?

The losing side is not voting at all

  • Dec 1, 2018
Editorial: Yes, No, or No opinion?
Editorial: It’s high time we made sure more voices are heard

Editorial: It’s high time we made sure more voices are heard

Is voting rocket science? The number of voters who cast ballots in…

  • Nov 21, 2018
Editorial: It’s high time we made sure more voices are heard
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EDITORIAL: Halloween is coming, so be scared, but be safe

Parents and motorists have a huge responsibility on Halloween night

  • Oct 31, 2018
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EDITORIAL: Oil companies have motorists over a barrel

EDITORIAL: Oil companies have motorists over a barrel

One thing is for certain – gas prices will increase

  • Oct 27, 2018
EDITORIAL: Oil companies have motorists over a barrel
Editorial: Actions speak louder than (Facebook) words

Editorial: Actions speak louder than (Facebook) words

When Facebook first made its mainstream debut on the web, it was…

  • Oct 18, 2018
Editorial: Actions speak louder than (Facebook) words
EDITORIAL: How we cover the municipal election

EDITORIAL: How we cover the municipal election

The Caledonia Courier explains the process to keep our election coverage as fair as possible

EDITORIAL: How we cover the municipal election
Joe the cat. Photo: Facebook

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

Princeton editor Andra DeMeer tackles the issue placing pets over people

Joe the cat. Photo: Facebook
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)
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)
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?
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)