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Letters

Chopper tours too noisy

Jul 22, 2019 / 4:46 pm

Congratulations to another successful Westside Daze. However, the helicopter tours drove me nuts. They fly directly over our condo complex with little regard to...

Killing is never cool

Jul 22, 2019 / 4:42 pm

With all the fancy technology these days, it becomes apparent how foolish people have been in regards to abortion. Our young people need to be fully aware of...

In need of a reality check

Jul 22, 2019 / 4:40 pm

Re: the letter Drugs, booze everywhere I read this letter and couldn't believe it. You're landlords... are these people you claim to be toking up and...

Abortion equals murder

Jul 22, 2019 / 4:37 pm

Thanks for the opportunity to respond on the issue of abortion. To me, it is quiet simple. Murder is murder. No matter how you sugar coat it, you are killing...

Strange zoning loophole

Jul 22, 2019 / 4:35 pm

You can’t put a bar, a liquor store or a pot store near a school – but you can put junkies and alcoholics near one in Kelowna. The mayor should be...

A tale of two leaders

Jul 22, 2019 / 4:33 pm

I believe we are seeing historical events taking place south of the border. Donald Trump is the most unique, controversial and quite possibly the best leader of...

Help save seniors centre

Jul 21, 2019 / 9:00 am

It is ironic that the federal Minister for Seniors Filomena Tassi visited the much-loved Okanagan Mission Seniors Centre on Hobson Road, which the City of...

Know what you support

Jul 21, 2019 / 9:00 am

Looking for the movie Unplanned? There should be absolutely no reason why it shouldn't be available everywhere, as abortion is a real topic that affects...

Taking money elsewhere

Jul 21, 2019 / 9:00 am

As a resident of over 30 years in the Okanagan, we have had family come stay every summer. Most come for three or four weeks. They rent cars, go shopping, spend...

Go after the pushers

Jul 20, 2019 / 9:00 am

Is anybody wondering why drugs that are killing people and addicting even more are so readily available? There is no deterrent to stop the suppliers and...

Better wet than dry

Jul 20, 2019 / 9:00 am

If the supportive housing is going to go ahead at the proposed Rutland site, then I think it is better that it be a wet facility than a dry one. It is better to...

Thanks for the choice

Jul 20, 2019 / 9:00 am

The movie Unplanned played at the Vernon Town Cinema this week. The film dramatizes Abby Johnson’s conversion from Planned Parenthood abortion facility...

Scheer misrepresenting facts

Jul 19, 2019 / 2:31 pm

The Kelowna-Lake Country seat is important to the federal Conservatives. We know this because Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer put it on his Canada Day...

Heath House nightmare

Jul 19, 2019 / 2:23 pm

Build a drug house and they will come. My perspective as a Heath House neighbour is that Rutland had every reason to be in an uproar. The Heath House debacle...

Lakeshore barriers remain

Jul 19, 2019 / 2:18 pm

There's only one major barrier to people trying to walk the lakeshore between Gyro and Rotary – two of Kelowna's most popular beaches. It's...

A cyclist's close encounter

Jul 19, 2019 / 2:09 pm

To the woman in the red Hyundai SUV, who I had an encounter with on July 5: You felt the need to alert me to your presence by leaning on your horn the entire...

Thanks to petition signers

Jul 19, 2019 / 2:01 pm

Spending the last two Sundays collecting signatures, I just wanted to thank the amazing people of Rutland for coming out and supporting what is important to...

Real car fans welcome all

Jul 19, 2019 / 1:47 pm

Re: Rob Melle's letter 'Not feeling the passion' I think you have the wrong approach to what a car show is. A car show is to show off your car....

Another Starbucks?

Jul 18, 2019 / 2:17 pm

I read with interest that the Taco Time restaurant on Dilworth supposedly will be replaced by yet another Starbucks. Starbucks already has a spot in the...

Short-term rental backfire

Jul 18, 2019 / 2:07 pm

I wrote a letter a while ago about our council dealing with short-term rentals, and I praised them for dealing with the problem. But, it has backfired due to a...

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