Opinion

Editorial: Where do they go now?

You can’t fix one issue without fixing the others

  • Apr 6th, 2018

Editorial cartoon: Brink of extinction support group

Penticton Western News editorial cartoon by Ingrid Rice

  • Apr 4th, 2018

Letter: Proud of the Penticton Vees

It was a fantastic season and we are looking forward to next season

  • Apr 4th, 2018
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2018 Medeival Faire
2018 Giant's Head Grind
Osoyoos, Similkameen flooding 'will happen'
Alleged assault on police officer in Hedley

Letter: Parking problems persist

The City of Penticton has a strange way of solving problems

  • Apr 4th, 2018

Letter: Support for the symphony

Let’s join her in the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra’s dream of being sold out for this Penticton concert

  • Apr 4th, 2018

Letter: Tom Fletcher’s anti-environmentalist outlook

Tom Fletcher’s continued tirade against people wanting to live in a habitable world

  • Apr 4th, 2018

Editorial: You don’t want to delete your Facebook account

Thinking about deleting your account from Facebook?

  • Apr 4th, 2018

Wineology: A new column explained

Check out Okanagan sommelier Shanyn Ward’s new bi-weekly column

  • Apr 3rd, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: More NDP myths to be shattered

Ferries aren’t highways, and other political realities that bite

Editorial cartoon: Biohazard Easter

Penticton Western News editorial cartoon by Ingrid Rice

Auntie Says: Bully? How about tormenter or bulldozer?—it’s a better fit.

Faye Arcand is a columnist for the Penticton Western News

  • Mar 31st, 2018

Letter: Giving up on finding parking

South Okanagan Events Centre complex needs the parking issues resolved

  • Mar 30th, 2018

Letters: Volunteers restored faith in humanity

I would personally like to thank all of the volunteers who came to help Willowbrook

  • Mar 30th, 2018

Editorial: Being prepared

Boy Scouts got it right years ago

  • Mar 30th, 2018

Letter: Parking deficiencies

The casino has a problem in that they failed to lease from the city sufficient parking spaces

  • Mar 30th, 2018

Letter: Have your say on marijuana smoke

Soon Penticton will be conducting a survey on marijuana on the Shapeyourcity website

  • Mar 30th, 2018

John White: We need more than a bandage for this wound

It does nothing to address the lack of actual ambulances in the West Kootenay.

A moment’s distraction, a lifetime of pain

Distracted driving leaves much collateral damage in its wake

Star Gazing: The double planet

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

  • Mar 28th, 2018

Letter: A lesson from Victoria

Penticton is in dire need of a facelift

  • Mar 28th, 2018