Opinion

LETTER: Sir John A. Macdonald’s role in residential schools

Canada’s first prime minister was progressive for his time

  • Aug 9th, 2018

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  • Aug 10th, 2018

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  • Aug 10th, 2018
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Between the Lakes Pow Wow
4th Annual Ogopogo Bathtub Race
Relvis hanging up the blue suedes
Cutest pets in the South Okanagan-Similkameen contest

Wineology: Making sense of natural wines

Check out Okanagan sommelier Shanyn Ward’s wine column

  • Aug 7th, 2018

Auntie Says: Look past the obvious

Faye Arcand is a freelance writer living in the South Okanagan

  • Aug 5th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Private health care crackdown touches painful nerve

Many people are no longer prepared to suffer in silence

Editorial cartoon: Phoenix Pay System

Penticton Western News editorial cartoon by Ingrid Rice

  • Aug 3rd, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Big money and local elections

Slates discouraged in civic politics, unions get green light

COLUMN: Has social media passed its peak?

Saul Klein at the University of Victoria writes about erosion of trust at Facebook and Twitter

  • Aug 2nd, 2018

Letter: The mayor’s comments on crime

Council seems determined to make Penticton the armpit of the Okanagan

  • Aug 1st, 2018

Letter: Soupateria already feeds those in need

One of the responsibilities of the Ministry of Highways is to ensure safety

  • Aug 1st, 2018

Letter: Taxpayers stuck again

City of Penticton has handed out the contract to repair the marina

  • Aug 1st, 2018

Editorial cartoon: Forest fire prevention next level

Penticton Western News editorial cartoon by Ingrid Rice

  • Aug 1st, 2018

Letter: Highway upgrade denied

One of the responsibilities of the Ministry of Highways is to ensure safety

  • Aug 1st, 2018

EDITORIAL: Vandalism shows need for rainbow crosswalk

Hateful graffiti shows Salmon Arm’s need for a symbol of inclusion

B.C. VIEWS: Big unions living large in public construction-land

The boys like their steak, bosses like a beefy slush fund

Mayors Minute: Taking a second look at the Crime Severity Index

Penticton mayor told that crime rates have decreased for the second quarter of 2018

  • Jul 29th, 2018

Letter: Strategy of downplaying crime not working

The facts remain that crime has dramatically increased under this City of Penticton administration

  • Jul 28th, 2018

Foundation Notes: Campaign rolling along

John Moorhouse is communications officer for the South Okanagan Similkameen Medical Foundation

  • Jul 28th, 2018