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Letters

Clark's gambit on organic

Mar 23, 2016 / 11:00 am

They’re at it again. The last time officials in Victoria got involved in B.C.’s food industry, most meat-packing facilities throughout the province...

Persian New Year

Mar 22, 2016 / 3:04 pm

Nowruz is the name of the Persian New Year and marks the First day of spring. It has been celebrated for more than 3000 years not only in Iran, but in other...

The homeless - another side

Mar 22, 2016 / 1:35 pm

I've seen a lot of homeless issues in the news recently, and with it comes a variety of opinions. It makes me realize that people are quick to judge, and...

Tailgating on Highway 33

Mar 22, 2016 / 11:41 am

Every time I drive on Highway 33, I encounter tailgating, impatient motorists. When they should pass, they chicken out. They are to busy tailgating to realize...

Northbound bridge users

Mar 22, 2016 / 11:21 am

I live on Campbell road, adjacent to the bridge, and have noticed that when traffic is backed up on our new bridge (every morning between 7:30 am and 8:30 am),...

Beach attracts ruff crowd

Mar 21, 2016 / 3:55 pm

Right. I'm 65 years old with health issues, I'm going to take my ten year old dog down there and clean the place up. Would you like us to take on...

Mushroom Beach

Mar 21, 2016 / 3:52 pm

I cannot believe the highly paid and supposedly intelligent city staff have suggested the answer to the crime in the Mushroom Beach area is to put in an...

Everything is relative

Mar 21, 2016 / 3:43 pm

The Province of Ontario just announced that it is purchasing new electricity from wind, solar and hydro-electric sources. Good for them to be weaning off coal...

Rational explanation owed

Mar 21, 2016 / 3:40 pm

For the last year, a group of grassroots organizers has been making submissions to Kelowna’s mayor and council in the attempt to win a non-binding...

Homeless rousted

Mar 18, 2016 / 11:20 am

Re: Homeless rousted from Leon My suggestion is that every man, woman, and child in Kelowna put in 600 dollars. That's approximately $60,000,000. This...

Bad owners

Mar 18, 2016 / 10:34 am

Too often breeds are blamed for the faults of bad owners, those who are negligent or out right abusive. “Pit bull" has been the flavour of the day...

Will you join us March 19th

Mar 18, 2016 / 10:14 am

March 19th marks the 13th anniversary of the US “shock and awe” attack on Iraq. February, the month before the attack, saw by far the largest peace...

Liability insurance for dogs

Mar 18, 2016 / 10:08 am

I get really upset when I hear of innocent victims of dog attacks. The biggest problem I have noticed is the expense involved for the healing process, lost time...

RDCO on compost site

Mar 17, 2016 / 11:34 am

Re: Small town wants compost On behalf of the Regional District of Central Okanagan, it is important that we respond to Kelaine Kerry Kozak’s letter...

Bed shortage at KGH

Mar 17, 2016 / 11:28 am

Unfortunately, it is the medical staff at Kelowna General Hospital that have to bear the abuse and challenge that the overcrowding causes, when the blame and...

I can't imagine better

Mar 17, 2016 / 11:20 am

We have spent the last six months coming and going from KGH and have had nothing but fabulous treatment and accommodation. My wife had back surgery, and I had...

They can only do so much

Mar 17, 2016 / 11:13 am

After reading your article on KGH I thought I would share my story. Last August I had an accident at home which resulted in a broken leg, ankle and a...

Across from a farm?

Mar 17, 2016 / 10:08 am

As you may know, the City of West Kelowna is hoping to borrow $10.5 million to build a new city hall. The thing I can't wrap my head around is why have they...

Re: O.R. must be available

Mar 16, 2016 / 4:31 pm

I appreciate the concerns expressed by the writer of the March 14 letter published under the headline “OR must be available” however there are...

Sophie Gregoire -Trudeau

Mar 16, 2016 / 11:53 am

I've never had much to do with politics until this last election when, fed up with the Harper government, I decided to support Stephen Fuhr. The more I saw...

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