Columnists

Tech talk: Building a community

Break the boundaries down and connect all the communities in B.C.

  • Sep 22nd, 2017

Okanagan Taste: A bounty of fall events

Allison Markin is the food and libations columnist for the Penticton Western News

  • Sep 22nd, 2017

Star gazing: The art and the science

Ken Tapping is an astronomer with the NRC’s Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory, Penticton

  • Sep 19th, 2017
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          B.C. VIEWS: Plucking the golden goose

          B.C. NDP, federal Liberals raise high-earner income tax to 50%

          From the hill: Crushing debt for post-secondary students

          South Okanagan-West Kootenay riding MP on the rising amount of debt for post-secondary students

          • Sep 18th, 2017

          Mayor’s Minute: It’s in our culture

          Andrew Jakubeit is the Mayor of Penticton

          • Sep 15th, 2017

          Put your money where your mouth is, Kelowna

          This decision says this corporation values and respects its employees …

          Star gazing: Red sun, red moon

          Ken Tapping is an astronomer with the NRC’s Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory, Penticton

          • Sep 13th, 2017

          Michaels: Has the west been won by Trudeau?

          Controversial townhall meeting raised ire, does it signal a shift in Trudeau-mania

          BC VIEWS: Little integrity left to protect

          Darryl Plecas taints an already shabby B.C. political scene

          Okanagan Taste: Back to school for wine drinkers and foodies

          Allison Markin is the food and libations columnist for the Penticton Western News

          • Sep 9th, 2017

          Nature Wise: The missing birds of summer

          The sure signs of summer in the South Okanagan was the appearance of certain birds

          • Aug 8th, 2017

          Indigenous bureaucracy grows again

          B.C. offers stalled development, gambling money

          Stargazing: Ink blots and paper jams

          Ken Tapping is an astronomer with the NRC’s Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory, Penticton

          • Sep 5th, 2017

          MP Report: Trails, fires and Donald Trump

          South Okanagan-West Kootenay MP rides the riding

          • Sep 4th, 2017

          Mayor’s Minute: Finding a balance between events and our daily lives

          Event season isn’t quite over yet

          • Sep 3rd, 2017

          Auntie Says: Hit the reset button this September

          South Okanagan-based columnist Faye Arcand

          • Aug 30th, 2017

          B.C’s highway rest areas are a disgrace

          I’ve got a job that should be top priority for our new Highways minister

          No easy answers in ICBC mess

          David Eby blames problems that have already been fixed

          No easy answers in ICBC mess

          David Eby blames problems that have already been fixed