Opinion

Letter: Better solutions needed to solve homelessness

The current quick fix solutions are not the answer

  • Apr 25, 2019

Check out this tax break

LETTER: Okanagan resident finds a trick to not paying taxes in Canada

  • Apr 25, 2019

Spot the danger before you play

LETTER: War Amps sends Playsafe message

  • Apr 25, 2019
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Nanaimo Square sit-in takes aim at Penticton city council
Ellis on the Rise 2019
Law Day 2019
Summerland Bakers Club

COLUMN: Considering the price at the gas pump

At our current price, it costs $69.45 to fill a 50-litre tank — more for mid-grade or premium gasoline

Nature Wise: Startling numbers of animals end up as roadkill

Columnist Bob Handfield is the president of the South Okanagan Naturalists’ Club

  • Apr 23, 2019

Hergott: Avoiding collisions with cyclists

This is the last column in a four part series by Paul Hergott on motorists and cyclists in common collision scenarios.

  • Apr 23, 2019

EDITORIAL: Time to end a pipeline feud

B.C. would not be the only one to lose if Jason Kenney makes good on his promise to turn off the tap

  • Apr 22, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP’s lawyer show is turning into a horror movie

Court actions pile up over pipelines, car insurance, care aides

Column: When is plant and animal species loss a crisis?

David Suzuki is a scientist, broadcaster, author and co-founder of the David Suzuki Foundation

  • Apr 20, 2019

Building a better learning environment for B.C. students

Minister’s message for Education Week, April 23-27

  • Apr 20, 2019

COLUMN: Bunnies, sexuality and the freedom to read

A book about a gay bunny has been the subject of challenges

Give Canada geese at Okanagan beaches a break

LETTER: Tour busses, full of photographers, local goose guides and an annual goose festival

  • Apr 18, 2019

COLUMN: Summerland celebrates 10 years of Earth Week

The District of Summerland invites the community to the 10th annual Earth…

  • Apr 17, 2019

Letter: Deer problem in Figueira’s Park

We will be keeping this issue on the front burner of Penticton City Hall

  • Apr 17, 2019

Letter: Why we must say ‘Yes’ to the national park

This land must be set aside in perpetuity for future generations

  • Apr 17, 2019

Letter: High school student has a great point

Just a quick follow-up comment to the Penticton Western News column by Kevin Styba-Nelson

  • Apr 17, 2019

COLUMN: On National Day of Action, expert says overdose crisis is not about pain

There were 1,486 illicit drug overdose deaths last year in British Columbia

EDITORIAL: Responding to a tragedy

The shootings in Penticton and Salmon Arm have affected lives up and down the Okanagan

  • Apr 16, 2019

Guest column: Shuswap mother warns parents about Whisper

Man says he likes to walk around the house naked in message to 10-year-old girl

  • Apr 16, 2019