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Letters

Thank you Mr. Cannan

Nov 6, 2015 / 3:39 pm

Being new residents to Kelowna, our first encounter with our Member of Parliament, Ron Cannan, was during a visit to Ottawa this spring. In very short order, we...

Legal dog swim?

Nov 4, 2015 / 1:57 pm

Guess which photo is of a legal dog swim in Okanagan lake? It would be the one with my grand-daughter Carrie at Cedar Creek off-leash Dog Beach. We had many fun...

Warriors create community

Nov 3, 2015 / 4:30 pm

I have a 7 year-old son, Brendan, with a progressive, ultimately fatal disease. We found out back on 12/12/12 and since that time Brendan has been stable,...

Further action needed

Nov 3, 2015 / 2:02 pm

OPEN LETTER: Further Action Needed by Province in Response to RCY Report “Paige’s Story” Dear Premier Clark and Minister Cadieux, We are...

Taxes

Nov 3, 2015 / 11:35 am

I have no problems whatsoever with paying my taxes, my problem is how they are being used. How can any sane person justify bringing in 25,000 migrants, keep...

Actually, no, DST must go

Nov 3, 2015 / 11:27 am

To be fair with everyone, especially in these months of less than sufficient daylight hours, we really should switch permanently to Pacific Standard Time, i.e....

CPP Disability

Nov 3, 2015 / 11:22 am

Since 2012, I went through two appeals, two denials for CPP Disability. Finally, this July I attended a hearing. This September my appeal was allowed with a bit...

Keep daylight saving all year

Nov 2, 2015 / 12:30 pm

We need to keep daylight saving time all year round. People are being asked if they think we should get rid of it. Most people say yes but i think they are...

Daylight savings time

Nov 2, 2015 / 12:26 pm

I had a good chuckle when listening to those who think it's an "old rule" and "it's served its purpose" and would like to do away...

Civic arena

Nov 2, 2015 / 12:21 pm

By way of introduction, my name is Ryan Cramer, husband, father of 3 boys ages 12, 7 and 5, careersman, taxpayer, coach, volunteer and optimist. I was presented...

Clock change

Nov 2, 2015 / 12:18 pm

Regarding clock changing time... if we must change how about we fall forward and spring back. This would give us more daylight hours in the winter and the...

Value of a new arena

Nov 2, 2015 / 12:14 pm

As someone who is organizing the Bantam tier 2 hockey tournament November 27-29, I can see the value of a new arena - beyond the benefits to the hockey...

Automated ballot counting

Oct 30, 2015 / 11:31 am

Democracy at its bests and at its worst. Congratulation to all the candidates that where successful in the last Federal Election, and a thank you to all the...

Canada and USA

Oct 30, 2015 / 9:34 am

Sadomasochism in every full definition of the term was excused by Stephen Harper when in Office of Prime Minister. Offices in Canada and USA fully apprised of...

Highway of Tears

Oct 29, 2015 / 3:41 pm

Open Letter: UBCIC Demands Premier Clark Apologize for Highway of Tears Deleted Emails and Implement Recommendations from Privacy Commissioner’s Report ...

Performing Arts Centre

Oct 28, 2015 / 10:22 am

The Board of the Kamloops Wineries Association has unanimously voted to endorse the development of a Performing Arts Centre in Kamloops and encourages the...

Economic life preserver

Oct 26, 2015 / 12:47 pm

As a local organizer for Sensible BC and constituent of West Kelowna, I recently contacted the office of my MLA - Premier Christy Clark - regarding the election...

Virtual workers

Oct 26, 2015 / 12:26 pm

I think that virtual workers should not just be in Penticton, but in Parliament, and any Federal, and Provincial buildings that government workers work out of....

Keystone

Oct 23, 2015 / 9:56 am

Regarding the Keystone project, I hope PM Trudeau might consider building a refinery in southern Saskatchewan producing a value added jobs product close to the...

Keep traffic moving

Oct 23, 2015 / 9:45 am

Over the last couple of years, I've read time and time again where, in the area of a MVA, the police have closed the highway, sometimes for as much as 6-8...

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