Opinion

Wineology: Italy and Portugal

Check out Okanagan sommelier Shanyn Ward’s wine column

  • Oct 18th, 2018

Cartoon: Getting a flu shot

Penticton Western News editorial cartoon by Ingrid Rice

  • Oct 17th, 2018

Editorial: Smoke ‘em if you got ‘em

As long as its socially and legally appropriate

  • Oct 17th, 2018

Letter: Repeatedly making poor decisions

Poor decisions have cost this city significantly with wasted tax dollars

  • Oct 17th, 2018

Letter: Lack of civic leadership

I’ve grown tired of lackluster and feeble attempts at addressing social concerns

  • Oct 17th, 2018

Letter: Citizens First group makes choices

Penticton group promotes slate of candidates

  • Oct 17th, 2018
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Letter: We need change

A few things that we should consider before stepping up to the voting booth

  • Oct 17th, 2018

Letter: Everyone makes mistakes

Not everyone admits their mistakes and even less are prepared to change because of their errors

  • Oct 17th, 2018

Letter: Bring back the park benches

It made the statement that the marginalized of Penticton are not worthy of sitting on park benches

  • Oct 17th, 2018

Armchair Book Club: Must-read authors

Miriam Toews and Patrick DeWitt

  • Oct 14th, 2018

GUEST COLUMN: A better way to manage B.C.’s public construction

Claire Trevena responds to Andrew Wilkinson on NDP union policy

  • Oct 14th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Cast your municipal vote for sanity on homelessness

Thousands on waiting list while anti-capitalist bullies get priority

GUEST COLUMN: B.C.’s union-only construction plan doesn’t benefit communities

B.C. Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson calls it payoff to NDP supporters

  • Oct 13th, 2018

Auntie Says: There is so many things to talk about

Faye Arcand is a freelance writer living in the South Okanagan

  • Oct 13th, 2018

Cartoon: Supplying LNG To Asia

Penticton Western News editorial cartoon by Ingrid Rice

  • Oct 12th, 2018

Letter: Strong leadership needed in Penticton

Retired firefighter recommends Jakubeit

  • Oct 12th, 2018

Letter: Signs, signs, everywhere signs

Why would any credible candidate would post two of their signs beside each other?

  • Oct 12th, 2018

Does voting make me an accomplice?

Reader concerned over use of electronic vote-counting machines

  • Oct 12th, 2018

Letter: Time for the Western to do the moderating

More moderating, less agitating

  • Oct 12th, 2018

Editorial: An age-old problem

It’s time to look at how we vote

  • Oct 12th, 2018