Editorial

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EDITORIAL: Distracted by the pretty lights

There is a lot of work that needs to be done in Penticton, so why are they spending on pretty baubles?

  • Dec 8th, 2015 6:00pm

EDITORIAL: Caution on the roads

It still feels weird to be driving home from work in the dark.

  • Dec 1st, 2015 6:00pm

EDITORIAL: Benefits outweigh the parking issues of Casino

It’s doubtful that a major project could be constructed in Penticton (or anywhere else) without somebody complaining.

  • Nov 24th, 2015 5:00pm

EDITORIAL: Positives and negatives on school closures

Closing schools is never going to be an easy thing to do.

  • Nov 19th, 2015 8:00pm

EDITORIAL: Time to come together

That leaves us with the question, what should humanity’s response be?

  • Nov 17th, 2015 6:00pm

EDITORIAL: Cabinet shuffle

We have to wait and see how this cabinet works together in running the country, but the potential is there for positive change.

  • Nov 12th, 2015 5:00am

EDITORIAL: Plan needed for mail delivery

We hope Canada Post will take some time to develop a plan serving the needs of all their customers.

  • Oct 29th, 2015 5:00pm

EDITORIAL: Tough decision but for the best

For years, the Okanagan Skaha School district has struggled with declining enrolment and shrinking budgets

  • Oct 27th, 2015 5:00pm

EDITORIAL: New approach to leadership signalled

On Monday, voters across Canada dealt Stephen Harper’s Conservative Party a stinging rebuke .

  • Oct 22nd, 2015 7:00am

EDITORIAL: Canadians speak with their votes

Stephen Harper said it, and his campaign organizers tried very hard to reinforce the idea this election was not about him.

  • Oct 20th, 2015 3:00pm

EDITORIAL: Marathon election campaign finally comes to an end

There are no right or wrong answers, only the pride that comes from being part of the democratic process.

  • Oct 15th, 2015 3:00pm

EDITORIAL: The argument for online voting

Despite all these advances, we’re still voting with pencils and little slips of perforated paper.

  • Oct 13th, 2015 4:00pm

EDITORIAL: Gridlocked

The City of Penticton seems convinced that 12-foot wide sidewalks is an essential element of making Downtown Penticton more vibrant.

  • Oct 6th, 2015 7:00am

EDITORIAL: Drop in the bucket

Let’s hope once the province gets to the table, it also steps up the financial support to make the other resources workable.

  • Oct 1st, 2015 3:00pm

Two businesses burnt in downtown Penticton fire

200 block of main street in Penticton closed due to structure fire

  • Sep 30th, 2015 7:00am

EDITORIAL: Parking retail in green space

Vendors do add to the life of parks, but there needs to be a limit set on the growth of commercial activity in the city’s parks.

  • Sep 29th, 2015 5:00pm

Skaha Lake Park battle heading to the courts

Save Skaha Park has taken their opposition to the leasing of a portion of the park to B.C. Supreme court, filing a civil suit

  • Sep 28th, 2015 8:00pm

EDITORIAL: Sign of the times

Candidates, in any election, would be better off redirecting the time and effort of sign coverage into communicating their message.

  • Sep 24th, 2015 10:00am

EDITORIAL: Polling is a numbers game

Every politician and would-be MP or MLA knows, or at least they should, that polling numbers don’t translate into seats.

  • Sep 22nd, 2015 8:00am

EDITORIAL: Protect the vulnerable

Any of us can be the victim of a fraud, but the lowlifes who run this sort of crime like best to victimize the elderly.

  • Sep 15th, 2015 7:00am