Opinion

Don’t judge minimum wage talk too quickly

It's no small thing running a business

  • Feb 21st, 2018

Maybe Chicken Little is right

It's worth looking at the effects of cell tower radiation now

  • Feb 21st, 2018

CVRD needs to reinstate Mesachie fire department leaders

It's not personnel, it's personal

  • Feb 21st, 2018

A step toward good fish stories

Director of Smithers-based Northern Confluence Initiative is happy with changes in Fisheries Act.

  • Feb 21st, 2018

Column: CVRD’s water plan just a needless expense

This new Water Management Plan is not about efficiency, it is all about control and centralization.

  • Feb 21st, 2018

E-commerce and dealing with the taxman

Virtual business is the selling of goods and services through electronic means, often referred to interchangeably as website or on-line or internet selling. However, e-commerce also encompasses selling through television, phone, fax and automated banking machines and credit cards.

  • Feb 21st, 2018

Editorial cartoon: Canada does not treat us right

Penticton Western News editorial cartoon by Ingrid Rice

  • Feb 21st, 2018

Editorial: It’s way too soon to start saying no

A boutique hotel in winery land is already starting to draw protests

  • Feb 21st, 2018

Editorial: Show your support for local athletes

At the risk of sounding too patriotic - it's a great time to be Canadian.

  • Feb 21st, 2018

Editorial: Time to let go of past and look to J.H. Boyd future

Crossing arms and stamping feet against change will at this point gain the community nothing.

  • Feb 21st, 2018

Gratitude turns to disappointment in Cullen values comments

Writer thought MP's words were wise before Cullen apologized for them.

  • Feb 21st, 2018

Letter: BC forest practices need to change

Letter writer says forestry is in need of an overhaul

Letter: Better enforcement is needed

Too many terrible drivers on the roads

  • Feb 21st, 2018

Letter: City should show compassion

I am disappointed and disgusted with the City of Penticton

  • Feb 21st, 2018

Letter: Local government needs to muscle in on mussels

It seems the federal government is dragging its feet when it comes to coughing up some dough

  • Feb 21st, 2018

LETTER: Number of stoned drivers will get higher

I cycle to work past Camosun Interurban campus and I can tell you that when the classes let out, three or four out of every 10 vehicles that pass me are trailing a cloud of pot smoke.

  • Feb 21st, 2018

Letter: Our premier needs to lead

NDP Premier Horgan wanted to lead. Now lead.

  • Feb 21st, 2018

Letter: Plenty of untapped potential at Willowbrook Mall

Editor: There is a trend happening across Metro Vancouver that we would be remiss not to adopt: retrofitting our outdated shopping malls to be centres of our communities.

  • Feb 21st, 2018