Opinion

Okanagan Taste: Back to school for wine drinkers and foodies

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

  • Sep 9th, 2017

Letter: PM should bring gas companies to heel

Not building any new refineries is a dereliction of duty in my simple Canadian mind

  • Sep 9th, 2017

OPINION: A tale of two leaders

Justin Trudeau took some heat in Kelowna, but that’s what happens when you put yourself out there

video
Dancing the night away in the Shuswap
  • 20 mins ago
Quesnel local is raising the bar in competitive powerlifting
  • 26 mins ago
Raw video: Thief targets vehicles in West Kelowna
  • 1 hour ago
Kelowna airport hosts accessibility event
  • 1 hour ago

OPINION: Proposed new mortgage rules will hurt your chances

Kelowna mortgage columnists say there are changes coming that will make it tougher to get a mortgage

  • Sep 6th, 2017

Indigenous bureaucracy grows again

B.C. offers stalled development, gambling money

Indigenous bureaucracy grows again

B.C. offers stalled development, gambling money

Letter: No vehicle ashtrays causing problems for smokers

Kelowna letter writer says maybe it’s time for vehicle manufacturers to have some accountability

  • Sep 3rd, 2017

Taylor: Another parable of talents

Lake Country columnist presents some choices….which would you choose

  • Sep 3rd, 2017

Former faller says wildfire response mismanaged

The initial firefighters should be loggers and first responders living in the same area as the fire

  • Sep 2nd, 2017

Opinion: Landlords request too much information

With Kelowna’s low vacancy rate, landlords are taking advantage of tenant’s personal information

Speed and weed aren’t helping ICBC

Readers call for electronic enforcement, car insurance competition

  • Aug 31st, 2017

B.C’s highway rest areas are a disgrace

I’ve got a job that should be top priority for our new Highways minister

No easy answers in ICBC mess

David Eby blames problems that have already been fixed

Parnell: Give a firefighter a break, already

Kelowna - The rush to judge some ill-thinking firefighters, has our managing editor asking questions

Letter: Everyone has a belief in something

It is only common sense to agree self righteousness is wrong in a Christian faith based on the Bible

  • Aug 29th, 2017

No easy answers in ICBC mess

David Eby blames problems that have already been fixed

Suzuki: When times get dark, we must shine brighter

We must use our voices, actions and humour to confront anti-human undercurrents

  • Aug 28th, 2017

Thankful for shade trees in summer

Many drought-tolerant trees can help alleviate the heat of summer

  • Aug 26th, 2017

Letter: Jesus never forced anyone to believe in him

Throughout history so many religions have persecuted those who did not believe as they did

  • Aug 25th, 2017

Horne: More people caring for loved ones

As this role is taken on by more and more of us, we must band together in a more supportive way

  • Aug 24th, 2017