Opinion

Editorial: Lots to celebrate

Despite problems, Canada is still pretty cool

  • Jun 29th, 2018

Letter: It’s time to Copenhagenize Penticton

This is an exciting time for cyclists in the Okanagan

  • Jun 29th, 2018

Letter: Encroaching into wildlife space

Zoe Kirk provides an excellent explanation of what goes on in the mind of a deer

  • Jun 29th, 2018
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Powwow Between the Lakes Sunday
Super League Penticton cancelled
Between the Lakes Pow Wow
4th Annual Ogopogo Bathtub Race

Letter: Bylaw hits the streets

I am optimistic that the strategy will be so successful

  • Jun 29th, 2018

Mayors Minute: Follow your passions to make a difference

Last week I presented at PechaKucha Penticton

  • Dec 15th, 2017

COLUMN: Don’t judge a man by his limbs

One-armed reporter takes up boxing

Stargazing: Little green men

Perhaps fortunately, a non-alien theory for these objects was already available.

  • Jun 27th, 2018

COLUMN: B.C. mayor takes on Trump

Summerland Mayor Peter Waterman calls statements Trump disturbing

  • Jun 27th, 2018

Editorial: Why all the fuss?

Don’t worry, be happy about pot legalization

  • Jun 27th, 2018

Editorial cartoon: Canada’s legalizing pot

Penticton Western News editorial cartoon by Ingrid Rice

  • Jun 27th, 2018

MP Report: Cannabis will be legal, but regulated

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

  • Jun 26th, 2018

Yes, we could use a soft drink tax

NDP rejects useful tax advice because it’s not popular

Auntie Says: Watch out world — here comes the 2018 grad class

Donning that cap and gown is significant in that it is the beginning of a life full of choice

  • Jun 23rd, 2018

Editorial cartoon: The riding of Nanaimo

Penticton Western News editorial cartoon by Ingrid Rice

  • Jun 22nd, 2018

Letter: Not much room to move in accommodation hothouse

Never did I expect the day to come when I might not be able to afford a place to live

  • Jun 22nd, 2018

Letter: Laws favour criminals

New directives need to come down from the higher echelon that actually give the victims some rights

  • Jun 22nd, 2018

Letter: Parks still not protected

New directives need to come down from the higher echelon that actually give the victims some rights

  • Jun 22nd, 2018

Star Gazing: Using a large telescope

Ken Tapping, astronomer with the National Research Council’s Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory

  • Jun 21st, 2018

Unfiltered: IPAs explained with Cannery Brewing brewmaster

Checking out the new IPA created by Penticton brewery Cannery Brewing Company