We can do more than wear pink

Oct 23, 2013 / 10:06 am

October, the breast cancer awareness month is coming to an end. But some of the cancer linked toxins keep on flourishing, especially as temperatures drop, in...

Pipelines Vs. roads

Oct 23, 2013 / 10:01 am

Time to wade in on the pipe line issue. Funny I saw a motor home with a “no pipeline”, “no fracking” bumper sticker on it. I guess he...

Duffy fallout

Oct 23, 2013 / 9:58 am

Given senator Duffy and senator Brazeau’s comments in the senate on Tuesday, October 22, 2013, what does our Member of Parliament have to say about the...

Really Shaw, really?

Oct 18, 2013 / 9:54 am

Our reader watched the Shaw truck pull up and then the driver headed into Starbucks in Vernon. I wonder if the driver will have to make an appointment from 2-5...

Pick and pay cable

Oct 18, 2013 / 9:52 am

Alan Sanderson hit it right on the nose. Except he forgot one of the important atrocities that the Cable and Satellite Companies use to keep us consumers in...

Women's Shelter thrift store needs help

Oct 18, 2013 / 9:50 am

Help needed now! The Women's Shelter Thrift Store needs your help. Any profits we make help run the Shelter. As well, the Shelter clients can help...

Notorious sex criminal to be released

Oct 18, 2013 / 9:44 am

Notorious sex criminal is being released ?? And WHY ??? I realize that once Ernest Thomas Meigs's time is served he will be released. What a horrible...

IBEW threatens to picket repair shops

Oct 18, 2013 / 9:42 am

My thoughts are as follows, Just read the threatening letter the IBEW sent out to the auto repair/dealerships. As a business owner and employer I find this...

Union - How dare they!

Oct 18, 2013 / 9:37 am

These unions should realize they’re not “entitled” to a job. If they don’t like the terms being offered, go work someplace else. To hold...

Let's Go Glenmorians

Oct 18, 2013 / 9:26 am

If all the great people that live here in Glenmore gave up empty driveway spots, we could clear a lot of cars off the road? I have three that can be used. I am...

Re: Steve Butler's letter - Bike Paths

Oct 16, 2013 / 3:36 pm

I enjoyed reading Mr. Butler's letter and found myself agreeing with everything he suggested as I read it - the ideas are great - simple and common sense -...

Thank you Dr.

Oct 16, 2013 / 3:26 pm

As with many others, I got to thinking this past weekend about what I’m thankful for…the usual came to mind; family, friends, my job, etc; however,...

Pick n Pay cable pricing

Oct 16, 2013 / 3:22 pm

It would be nice if this works out in the end as if a normal "user/consumer" had set it up. I will grant that there are hundreds of...

Mayor Gray goes topless

Oct 16, 2013 / 3:21 pm

Really Mayor Gray, this is the ultimate degree of STUPIDITY!!!!!! It was bad enough that you continued the interview with that topless reporter—BUT ---...

Addiction types and theories

Oct 16, 2013 / 3:17 pm

I read Giovanni Videtto's piece on Castanet related to addiction types and theories about causation. I think his argument would have been stronger if he had...


Oct 16, 2013 / 3:15 pm

Some guy from England made it over to the North-American Continent a while back and in his back pocket he brought along the plans for Roundabouts. I am not sure...

Fortis keeps changing the goal posts

Oct 16, 2013 / 3:13 pm

RE: The current Fortis BC Labor dispute, whereby Fortis has locked out close to 200 of their IBEW union members, I take exception to the comments made by...

Bike Paths

Oct 11, 2013 / 12:16 pm

I have been listening and reading about the cycle path issues in Penticton and Kelowna. I cycle and drive. My suggestion is the design of a system of cycle...

Dogs broken leg brings help

Oct 11, 2013 / 12:12 pm

I wanted to thank the kind and concerned dog owners who were at the Ellison Dog park on Saturday, October 5th. Our dog Ben experienced a broken leg while...

Thumbs up for downtown

Oct 11, 2013 / 12:07 pm

A couple of years ago when Elton John came to play in Kelowna we decided to go downtown with hopes of hearing tourists who were in town for the concert marvel...