Opinion

Okanagan Taste: Annual open houses start the holiday season

Allison Markin is a food and libations column focusing on the Okanagan

  • Nov 17th, 2017

Michaels: Existential crises and parenting

“Do you think, after all these years, we’re all just living in someone else’s head?”

Letter: Charity is a virtue

Why not wage a war on homelessness in Penticton rather than the homeless?

  • Nov 17th, 2017

Letter: City and RDOS should be in the same building

There is a great opportunity for the City of Penticton and Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen

  • Nov 17th, 2017
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New winter shelter filling up
    Penticton cross city volleyball game
      Remembrance Day a time to say thanks
        B.C. Wine Bootcamp

          Editorial: Time to have your say

          City Hall is giving Pentictonites a chance to have input before 2018 budget talks

          • Nov 17th, 2017

          Letter: Time for some tolerance

          Tolerance and sensibility needed when dealing with Penticton homeless man

          • Nov 15th, 2017

          Letter: Help end homelessness

          Now with rents going even higher and higher they do not stand a hope or prayer

          • Nov 15th, 2017

          Letter: Vision should come from the residents

          When will the Penticton mayor and council actually listen to the citizens?

          • Nov 15th, 2017

          Letter: St.Saviour’s fundraiser a success

          Thank you to the generous donors from our parish and the many businesses that donated

          • Nov 15th, 2017

          Letter: Still time to weigh in on Skaha Bluffs development

          We have until the end of the business day on Nov.15

          • Nov 15th, 2017

          Star Gazing: Everything you need to know about Mercury

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

          • Nov 14th, 2017

          Nature Wise: A modest proposal for old RV’s

          Bob Handfield is president of the South Okanagan Naturalists’ Club

          • Nov 12th, 2017

          Mayor’s Minute: Lest we forget

          Andrew Jakubeit is the Mayor of Penticton and provides the Western News with a column twice a month

          • Nov 11th, 2017

          Letter: Support for South Okanagan National Park

          I will be writing to the government and declaring my support for the national park

          • Nov 10th, 2017

          Editorial: A lot to Remember

          Sadly, new veterans are created every day

          • Nov 10th, 2017

          Letter: Show your support for the Vees

          Let’s show the Penticton Vees that we have their back through thick or thin

          • Nov 10th, 2017

          Letter: Rates aren’t fair

          Writer chimes in on Fortis B.C.’s two-tier rate system

          • Nov 10th, 2017

          Letter: Airport Road a disgrace

          It is surely a white-knuckle experience driving to and from the Penticton airport at night

          • Nov 10th, 2017