politics

COLUMN: Calming voices of leadership

During a time of crisis, leaders set the tone for the public

 

Expat Americans in Canada gear up to weigh in on Democratic primary race

Canada is home to the biggest proportion of Americans living abroad

 

Federal minister to speak in North Okanagan

Greater Vernon Chamber welcomes middle class prosperity minister to talk money

 

MP Report: Working in a minority government

Examining how infrastructure is funded

  • Feb 3, 2020

Former cabinet minister Peter MacKay announces Tory leadership bid

In a 23-minute long speech, MacKay touted his experience as a former defence minister

Facing minority Parliament, Trudeau tells MPs to respect opposition

The government faces opposition pushback to its agenda right out of the gate

Inspired Style with Kelowna Mayor Colin Basran

Okanagan politician chats about life, style, fashion and urban planning

  • Sep 4, 2018

Former MLA predicts election within two years

George Abbott reserves judgment on whether Christy Clark should resign

City officials say there is no secret land deal

Penticton city officials say $2.5 million in the 2017 budget is in anticipation of future land sales

City council endorsing recall in local politics

Penticton council asked staff to come back with a resolution advocating recall of local politicians

Horgan town hall draws crowd

BC NDP leader spoke to about 100 people at a Penticton town hall-style meeting this week

Performing Arts Centre discussion delayed for 30 days

Competing interests looking at land earmarked for arts centre

New regulations for short-term rentals

The City of Penticton doesn’t want to stamp out short-term vacation rentals,…

Some dispensaries ‘thumbing their noses’ at the city

Penticton mayor said dispensaries are rolling the dice and taking their chances.