Editorials

EDITORIAL: When confrontation replaces dialogue

A number of recent comments making news headlines in Canada have shown…

  • Nov 18, 2019

EDITORIAL: Pageant transition

Expanding Summerland’s Blossom Pageant to include male and female candidates means important changes

  • Nov 10, 2019

EDITORIAL: An ongoing call for peace

The quest for peace today seems just as elusive as it was during the First World War

  • Nov 8, 2019

EDITORIAL: Providing support

Refugee family will need assistance from community of Summerland

  • Nov 1, 2019

COLUMN: Extreme expressions of political hatred

Online anger against Trudeau reached extreme levels

EDITORIAL: The wishes of the voters

While the results will not please everyone, this is, more or less, what Canadian voters have chosen

  • Oct 23, 2019
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Editorial: Vote wisely, but vote

There are no backsies when it comes to voting

  • Oct 20, 2019

EDITORIAL: Considering the promises

During the election campaign examine how the various parties will fulfill their promises to voters

  • Oct 11, 2019

EDITORIAL: Keeping our past

A policy is needed to determine which objects belong in the Summerland Museum

  • Oct 9, 2019

EDITORIAL: Climate is a global concern

Factors in North America and Europe affect pollution in Asia

  • Oct 2, 2019

EDITORIAL: No the prime minister is not a racist, move on

Let’s be very clear about this. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is not…

EDITORIAL: Past actions haunt candidates

Justin Trudeau and Andrew Scheer dogged by incidents from earlier years

  • Sep 19, 2019

EDITORIAL: This is our election

It is up to the voting public to identify the issues in the upcoming federal election

  • Sep 14, 2019

Tech talk: An accidental tech hub at the Shatford Centre

Keith MacIntyre writes a tech column exclusively for the Penticton Western News

Stepping into the superstar spotlight

MITCHELL’S MUSINGS: Canadian win at U.S. Open a historic moment

  • Sep 13, 2019

Editorial: Just put the phone down

September is distracted driving and occupant restraint month

  • Sep 12, 2019

Editorial: Learning the new polispeak

Our political vocabulary expands

  • Sep 6, 2019

EDITORIAL: Disappointing comments

Caustic online retorts happen far too frequently

  • Aug 31, 2019

Editorial: Lies, damn lies and election promises

Can you believe politicians?

  • Aug 30, 2019