Tech talk: Building a community

Break the boundaries down and connect all the communities in B.C.

  • Sep 22nd, 2017

Okanagan Taste: A bounty of fall events

Allison Markin is the food and libations columnist for the Penticton Western News

  • Sep 22nd, 2017

Editorial: Lessons learned

Penticton’s city hall says they’ve learned their lesson, but only time will tell

  • Sep 22nd, 2017

Letter: Minor crimes being ignored

I have lost all confidence in the RCMP, Crown counsel, and the courts

  • Sep 22nd, 2017

Letter: First reactions to City of Penticton and Trio announcement

Many of you have heard the news that the city has cut ties with Trio

  • Sep 22nd, 2017

Letter: Skaha Bluffs decision shows lack of respect

Disappointed to witness city council’s unanimous approval to utilize the Alternate Approval Process

  • Sep 22nd, 2017
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        Letter: Concerned for the city’s greenspace

        Vancouver resident urges City of Penticton to preserve green space

        • Sep 20th, 2017

        Letter: Time for Trudeau to walk his talk

        Time for Trudeau to walk his talk on Indigenous rights

        • Sep 20th, 2017

        Letters: Poor judgment indeed

        I am appalled at the current weakening in military justice

        • Sep 20th, 2017

        Letter: Trump charismatic or double-edged?

        Love, hate or somewhere in between

        • Sep 20th, 2017

        Letter: Skaha Lake park

        Dragon boat racer comments on Penticton’s Skaha Lake park

        • Sep 20th, 2017

        Star gazing: The art and the science

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

        • Sep 19th, 2017

        From the hill: Crushing debt for post-secondary students

        South Okanagan-West Kootenay riding MP on the rising amount of debt for post-secondary students

        • Sep 18th, 2017

        B.C. VIEWS: Plucking the golden goose

        B.C. NDP, federal Liberals raise high-earner income tax to 50%

        Mayor’s Minute: It’s in our culture

        Andrew Jakubeit is the Mayor of Penticton

        • Sep 15th, 2017

        Put your money where your mouth is, Kelowna

        This decision says this corporation values and respects its employees …

        Letter: Highway and road safety needs to be addressed

        Let’s not wait for tragedy to strike before addressing these issues

        • Sep 15th, 2017

        Letter: Thoughts on city parking

        If I owned a restaurant in Penticton I would be asking for an equal playing field

        • Sep 15th, 2017

        Letter: You should be concerned

        Past history provides all the evidence that one would need to doubt the governing prowess of the NDP

        • Sep 15th, 2017