Editorials

Editorial cartoon: Adding $6.5 billion to deficit

Penticton Western News editorial cartoon by Ingrid Rice

  • Jul 4, 2018

Editorial: Thinking ahead about parking

Transit a better investment than parking lots

  • Jul 4, 2018

EDITORIAL: Maryland journalists killed in pursuit of truth

Five people were gunned down in the Capital Gazette newsroom

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Penticton goes Nuts with Harvest Sale

Editorial: Lots to celebrate

Despite problems, Canada is still pretty cool

  • Jun 29, 2018

Editorial: Why all the fuss?

Don’t worry, be happy about pot legalization

  • Jun 27, 2018

Editorial: Lessons learned

Lack of communications was key factor in starting parks dispute

  • Jun 20, 2018

EDITORIAL: Blood donation a gift, but more so in summer

Canadian Blood Services calling for donors during traditionally quieter vacation season

  • Jun 14, 2018

EDITORIAL: Minority rules in our colourful culture

Quibbles over symbolic rainbow crossings belie critics’ genuine concerns

  • Jun 6, 2018

EDITORIAL: Too quick to judge

Social media posts and online news are often shared – and commented on – without careful thought

  • Jun 6, 2018

Editorial: Political parties missing the point

Where has all the representation gone?

  • Jun 3, 2018

Editorial: Is anyone listening?

Governments need to work with people

  • May 30, 2018

Editorial: Affordable housing focus

Sometimes, you need to stop and think

  • May 25, 2018

EDITORIAL: Too quick to judge

Social media posts and online news are often shared – and commented on – without careful thought

  • May 23, 2018

Editorial: The new normal

This may be the new spring weather

  • May 18, 2018

Editorial: Our doors are open

Western News moves downtown

  • May 16, 2018

Editorial: Being prepared is key

Floods, fires, earthquakes… no matter the disaster, it pays to be prepared

  • May 11, 2018

EDITORIAL: Fueling our fear with higher gas prices

Higher gas prices are said to drive us to take public transit. Are we there yet?

  • May 10, 2018

EDITORIAL: Food fight breaks out in B.C. Legislature

Private members bill would eliminate $61-a-day per diem for local MLAs in Greater Victoria

  • May 10, 2018

Editorial: Committing to mental health awareness

May 7-13 is Mental Health Week in Canada

  • May 9, 2018