Opinion

EDITORIAL: Government needs to move on child poverty

  • posted Nov 25, 2014 at 4:00 PM

The sad fact is, the issue of child poverty is not going to be solved by once a year campaign.

EDITORIAL: Past discrepancies cannot be dismissed

  • posted Nov 20, 2014 at 3:00 PM

Despite Mayor Garry Litke’s painting a rosy picture of council’s successes, concerns raised, can’t be dismissed.

Liquor changes could push up prices

  • posted Nov 25, 2014 at 9:00 AM

Good news: private and public B.C. stores get the same liquor tax mark-up starting April 1. Bad news: it's as much as 124%

From the sidelines: Basketball fundraiser a Slam Dunk

  • posted Nov 20, 2014 at 3:00 PM

Emanuel Sequeira, sports editor for Penticton Western News, is ready to show off his basketball skills in a charity game.

STARGAZING: Landing on a comet

  • updated Nov 20, 2014 at 8:24 AM

Ken Tapping is an astronomer with the National Research Council's Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory, Penticton.

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