Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: When farmland protection doesn’t protect farmers

Secondary residences aren’t mansions, families tell Lana Popham

LETTER: British Columbia’s forest industry crisis being made worse

Andrew Wilkinson warns of regulatory overload by John Horgan’s NDP

  • Jun 15, 2019

No more Smokanagan, let’s claim summer back

LETTER: June to September is Summer, not fire season

  • Jun 13, 2019
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Rich the Vegan visits Penticton
Behind the Label: Slackwater Brewing
10th Annual Great Naramata Cherry Spit
Ironman officially returns to Penticton

Garden Corner: Amazing varieties of flowering trees

Flowering trees, part one

  • Jun 13, 2019

COLUMN: An ode to Dad for Father’s Day

Dads deserve to be celebrated, and the best way to celebrate dads is to hold an epic competition!

  • Jun 13, 2019

The true story of the Hope-Princeton Gallows

Tales from the past by Brian Wilson

  • Jun 13, 2019

This is our generation’s opportunity to create an industry for B.C.: LNG Alliance

CEO says much of the work has already been awarded to First Nations

  • Jun 13, 2019

EDITORIAL: Examining a concert

Event held during Summerland Action Festival was poorly attended

  • Jun 13, 2019

Column: Sunny, shady and seedy vegetables

Columnist dives into Okanagan urban agriculture

  • Jun 12, 2019

LETTER: Renewable energy options are cost-effective

Cost of most renewable energy is competitive with oil, coal and gas

  • Jun 10, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Urban environmental ‘emergency’ routine wearing thin

Forests, killer whales stubbornly defy predictions they are dying

Student view: The differences dividing us all

Kevin Styba-Nelson is a Grade 12 student at Princess Margaret Secondary School in Penticton

  • Jun 8, 2019

Auntie Says: Advice if you’re taking a gap year

Faye Arcand is a freelance writer living in the South Okanagan

EDITORIAL: Dedication to Summerland’s Action Festival

Many volunteers and organizers have created an amazing event

  • Jun 7, 2019

GUEST COLUMN: B.C. has the most sustainably managed forests in the world

David Elstone of the Truck Loggers Association responds to Sierra Club’s latest protest

  • Jun 6, 2019

LETTER: Penticton Regional Hospital stay was a positive experience

The care I received was immediate, efficient and as pleasant as could possibly be expected

  • Jun 6, 2019

Letter: Firefighters our true guardian angels

Homeowner near Carmi Avenue extends high praise for BC Wildfire and Penticton fire crews

  • Jun 5, 2019

Letter: Sidewalk should be available to all

Letter writers take exception to a remark made by city staff member

  • Jun 5, 2019

B.C. Building Trades, not taxpayers, financed my Red Seal training

Union representative responds to Tom Fletcher’s column

  • Jun 5, 2019