Opinion

LETTER: Fix West Kootenay potholes

From reader R. Johnson

  • Jul 20th, 2018

Effect of ads against proportional representation is not balanced

Writers would like to see more letters on proportional representation.

  • Jul 20th, 2018

LETTERS: Not all ‘N’ drivers new

Editor: There are more and more 'N' and 'L' drivers, many calling or texting while driving.

  • Jul 18th, 2018

Odd Thoughts: Complaining beyond value

People aren't the only ones miserable in the heat.

  • Jul 20th, 2018

Telkwa Coal needs full environmental assessment

Writer says sometimes public pressure does have some effect.

  • Jul 20th, 2018

Hugs and Slugs, heading into mid-summer

Hugs: To good friends that know you need to stand beside friends in pain. I hope you always find someone good by your side.

  • Jul 20th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Strategic planning needed in Nanaimo school district

I find it ironic that the school expansion comes on the heels of recent school closure decisions

  • Jul 20th, 2018

Auntie Says: A little respect please

Faye Arcand is a freelance writer living in the South Okanagan

  • Jul 20th, 2018

Cowichan in last place in consideration for infrastructure

It's no wonder that local politicians that bark and bark often get results

  • Jul 20th, 2018

Editorial cartoon: Finding another boat to stalk

Penticton Western News editorial cartoon by Ingrid Rice

  • Jul 20th, 2018

EDITORIAL: It’s time for action

It has become clear that we need forceful action, and now.

  • Jul 20th, 2018

Editorial: Lies, damned lies and Trump’s lies

There are a number of constants in life: death, taxes, the devotion of a good dog, the indifference of any cat, and the lies of politicians.

  • Jul 20th, 2018

Get involved – with Kiwanis or another group

Everyone is busy, we all get that. But, kids need our support. The challenged need our support.

  • Jul 20th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: City victimizing victims at Discontent City

City of Nanaimo needs to take homelessness crisis seriously, says letter writer

  • Jul 20th, 2018

Letter: Marina makes sense in Okanagan Falls

This makes a lot more sense than upgrading the marina and docks on Skaha Lake in Penticton

  • Jul 20th, 2018

Letter: Singing for their support

Our Redeemer Lutheran choir from Penticton looking for funding

  • Jul 20th, 2018

LETTERS: No vacancy tax costs us

Editor: We have a big empty-home issue, and we have turned a blind eye to it.

  • Jul 20th, 2018

LETTERS: Professional oversite needed

Re: Another level of green oversight (July 11)

  • Jul 20th, 2018

Roses and Rotten Tomatoes (July 20, 2018)

Our weekly collection of compliments and complaints sent in by readers

  • Jul 20th, 2018

Say nice things while they’re here

Writer says too often a person has to die before kind words are said about them.

  • Jul 20th, 2018