United response to Government's failure

Mar 23, 2015 / 12:01 pm

Our united response to the Government's failure to address our issue: The Friends of the Nicola Valley, now almost a 1,000 strong (and supported by a local...

What if we don’t purchase the CN rail bed?

Mar 23, 2015 / 11:57 am

The referendum on the acquisition of the CN rail bed through Lake Country will decide the future of the corridor and also the future of Lake Country,...

Opinions on C51

Mar 23, 2015 / 11:51 am

Steven Harper will be the fear candidate in the upcoming election. Here’s an example: Bill C51 is ommibus anti-terrorist legislation made up of five...

Above and beyond

Mar 19, 2015 / 9:54 am

Every now and then we hear about someone in our community who goes up and above the call of duty. We are very fortunate to have met someone who did just that,...

Dog control lacking

Mar 19, 2015 / 9:49 am

RDCO is spending 1.5 million on dog control in this new budget, but there is no dog control whatsoever in my subdivision. In fact I have been listening to...

Bill C-51

Mar 19, 2015 / 8:59 am

Open letter to Ron Cannan: Hello Mr. Cannan, I would like you to know I am vary much against this bill going forward in its current form. It has a severe lack...

New perspective needed

Mar 18, 2015 / 2:42 pm

The increase in Minimum Wage is needed! What isn't needed though is your 15 year old burger flipper making $15-18 because that's what the majority of...

Minimum wage

Mar 16, 2015 / 3:27 pm

I just wanted to express my opinion about the minimum wage increase. First off I think it's a good thing. Small increases can be good for the economy and...

Thank you Nutrilawn

Mar 16, 2015 / 3:20 pm

My name is Lenka. I am a stay at home mom with two girls. One is 4 and the other 5. Recently, Nutrilawn was in our neighbourhood and accidentally ran over my...

Minimum wage increase

Mar 16, 2015 / 3:10 pm

$1.60 more per day. Wow. Make sure you don't spend it all in one place. Gordon Boothe...

Kid tickets for Kelowna Fan XPO

Mar 5, 2015 / 2:07 pm

I'm not sure who to turn to, but there are dozens of disappointed families out there regarding the ticket prices of the upcoming event, Kelowna Fan XPO. ...

Rising gas - get over it

Mar 5, 2015 / 1:52 pm

So gas has gone from $1.09 to $1.15. Wow are the angry letters going to come forth in droves to media outlets across the valley. But we all get it. Yes, yes the...

Pets off-leash

Mar 3, 2015 / 3:55 pm

For the past 4 weekends, my family and I have gone been hiking thru Kalamalka Lake Provincial park enjoying the spring like weather. During our hikes more than...

Smart meter radio turn off

Mar 3, 2015 / 3:50 pm

Dear Fortis, Thank you for the recent notice in the mail that you will be installing a smart meter on my home. When I called to make sure mine has the radio...

Re: Citizens not cash cows

Mar 3, 2015 / 3:41 pm

Those firefighters are out on training assignments when you see them shopping for groceries(which are for the men at the hall) and when they stop for coffee....

Citizens not cash cows

Feb 26, 2015 / 2:11 pm

I have to wonder where West Kelowna's council's brains were when they signed this deal. I have seen 4 firefighters take their fire truck to go shopping...

Trail doesn’t help Lake Country

Feb 26, 2015 / 2:06 pm

Re: Corridor must be saved It is not a measly 27 dollars, it is over 100 dollars when our roads, sewer, and water systems are poor. Not to mention the paying...

Gasoline price gouging in Kelowna

Feb 23, 2015 / 2:23 pm

As the Crude Oil price continues to fall on the world markets, the gasoline service station’s cartel in the Kelowna area decide it’s time to...

It’s up to you in the end

Feb 23, 2015 / 1:22 pm

Re: Degrees vs Trades Mr.Boyd, I think you are very inaccurate in your assumption that degrees out weight trades. I think either is a great option period, you...

BC Resident Hunters - Guardians of Our Most Precious Resource

Feb 22, 2015 / 5:00 am

I urge all BC residents to seek out and understand the real issues facing our great province and the privatization of our wildlife and the lands they live on....