Opinion

Social media leaves anyone with an opinion vulnerable to scorched-earth attacks

Demonize and dog-pile. If you disagree with me, you are not only wrong, you are evil. The enemy…

  • Nov 15, 2018
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Shuswap Car Giveaway
Hillcrest Elementary holiday carollers
Semi truck crash
Shuswap Makerspace grand opening at the Salmon Arm Innovation Centre

Musing on the merits of ice-fishing

James Murray/The Great Outdoors

Auntie Says: A time to remember the freedoms we have today

Faye Arcand is a freelance writer for the Penticton Western News

  • Nov 11, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Seniors home worker discrimination finally ending

Health Minister Adrian Dix righting a serious wrong

Columnist: Taking back the time that rules us

The View from Here/Martha Wickett

  • Nov 10, 2018

Column: Angling for the Oncorhynchus nerka

The Great Outdoors/James Murray

  • Nov 10, 2018

A look at how hunters and anglers are faring in the Shuswap

Hank Shelley/Great Outdoors

  • Nov 10, 2018

Wolf: Keeping score is part of life

Fun is always paramount in youth sports - but winning and losing provide valuable lessons

Proposed law could treat serious offenders lightly

If Bill C-75 passes in its present form, criminals of various kinds will almost certainly be heartened and emboldened by the prospect of lighter penalties.

B.C. VIEWS: Going back to the disco era of labour relations

NDP may remove restrictions on school strikes, union sign-ups

Column: B.C. government must take action on Newsome Creek

Director’s Notes/Paul Demenok

  • Nov 3, 2018