Letters

Letter: Take a harder look at development proposals

When new proposals come through, please go to the site and walk around the neighbourhood

  • Nov 10, 2018

Letter: A step forward in democracy

B.C. needs a change in electoral system. Vote PR

  • Nov 10, 2018

Letter: Great suggestion was found in a letter

The suggestion may be something our new Penticton city council should consider

  • Nov 7, 2018
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Letter: Food for thought on a performing arts centre

Things that we, including our Penticton council and mayor, should consider

  • Nov 7, 2018

Letter: Whichever way you vote, just vote

Dig as much as you can here and there to inform your referendum vote

  • Nov 7, 2018

Letter: Non-partisan process needed for reform

I’ll be voting to keep the current First Past the Post voting system

  • Nov 2, 2018

Letter: Fixing the electoral system

Let’s fix our democracy and vote ‘yes’ to Proportional Representation

  • Nov 2, 2018

Letter: Voting for a more accountable government

We talk with people about the facts, history, research and issues with our current voting system

  • Nov 2, 2018

Letter: Cell phone use in hospital rooms is rude

Too many people are addicted to cell phones today

  • Nov 1, 2018

Letter: Mother Nature in action

Trek down the Channel Parkway to view the returning sockeye salmon

  • Oct 31, 2018

Letter: Make every vote count

Any of the suggested systems will be better than first-past-the-post

  • Oct 31, 2018

Letter: Sour grapes at the polls

Our new mayor and council need our support

  • Oct 31, 2018

Letter: Concerned about the rate of timber harvesting

The way logging is being practiced, at least in our area, is not sustainable

  • Oct 31, 2018

Letter: B.C.’s voting system

There’s nothing wrong with the way we vote now

  • Oct 31, 2018

Letter: How to eliminate fuel costs

Letter writer has a suggestion for those driving cars in Penticton

  • Oct 31, 2018

Letter: Carriage homes are not the answer

In Penticton they have become an intrusive blight in residential neighbourhoods

  • Oct 26, 2018

Cartoon: Scary Halloween costume

Penticton Western News editorial cartoon by Ingrid Rice

  • Oct 26, 2018

Letter: School board needs to be accountable

Instead, they collectively hide behind a one spokesperson policy

  • Oct 26, 2018

Cartoon: Municipal elections

Penticton Western News editorial cartoon by Ingrid Rice

  • Oct 25, 2018

Letter: Grateful thanks

Thanks and congratulations to the new Penticton council

  • Oct 25, 2018