Opinion

Letter: Speed up on helping the homeless

The City of Penticton needs to speed up the process to get housing for the homeless

  • Jul 28th, 2018

Letter: Peanut party?

Letter writer has an idea for the B.C. NDP

  • Jul 28th, 2018

Letter: Support the choir

Surprised city council is not supporting Our Redeemer Church choir’s endeavour

  • Jul 27th, 2018
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Grand opening of Coast Oliver Hotel
Summerland zucchini race advancer
Penticton Peach Festival Wrap
Peach Fest Concert Finale

We are getting a revamp

Penticton Western News is freshening up the look of the paper

  • Jul 27th, 2018

Editorial cartoon: Cabinet shuffle

Penticton Western News editorial cartoon by Ingrid Rice

  • Jul 25th, 2018

Editorial: Remember Smokey Bear?

Wildfire season just getting started

  • Jul 25th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Unions regain control of public construction

B.C.’s 40-year battle swings back to international big labour

Auntie Says: A little respect please

Faye Arcand is a freelance writer living in the South Okanagan

  • Jul 20th, 2018

Learning he was homeless, I invited him for coffee and Linda’s cookies.

Unpacking the realities of addiction

  • Jul 20th, 2018

LETTER: Andrew Scheer may be most underrated political leader in Western world

Former MP John Weston writes about an evening he hosted with the federal Conservative leader

  • Jul 16th, 2018

Editorial cartoon: Finding another boat to stalk

Penticton Western News editorial cartoon by Ingrid Rice

  • Jul 20th, 2018

Letter: Marina makes sense in Okanagan Falls

This makes a lot more sense than upgrading the marina and docks on Skaha Lake in Penticton

  • Jul 20th, 2018

Letter: Singing for their support

Our Redeemer Lutheran choir from Penticton looking for funding

  • Jul 20th, 2018

Letter: Supply management benefits

Supply management in Canada’s dairy industry

  • Jul 20th, 2018

Letter: Needle buy back program

Needle buy back program in Penticton is not safe

  • Jul 20th, 2018

Stargazing: Blowing dust on Mars

Ken Tapping is an astronomer with the Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory, Penticton

  • Jul 18th, 2018

Editorial: MP Report: Taking it slow

Richard Cannings is a member of the NDP and the South Okanagan-West Kootenay riding MP

  • Jul 18th, 2018

Editorial cartoon: Welcome to the club

Penticton Western News editorial cartoon by Ingrid Rice

  • Jul 18th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Making private health care illegal again

Adrian Dix battles to maintain Cuba-style medical monopoly