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How about another pole?

Aug 24, 2012 / 5:00 am

Re: Council puts an end to flag flap I think Kelowna should be a welcome place for people to voice their opinion. Maybe a new flag pole in a...

Beware rent to own homes

Aug 24, 2012 / 5:00 am

I'm letting you know about a trend that's happening all over BC. A lot of Speculators, Realtors and Holding Companies are offering a "Rent to...

Detours frustrate driver

Aug 24, 2012 / 5:00 am

As a Kelowna resident for the past 20 years I understand that the Kelowna Apple Triathlon is a staple to our community. I also have experienced the frustration...

No worries over 'Smart Metres'

Aug 21, 2012 / 5:00 am

I've read numerous anti-smart metre letters over the past few months, many of which choose to base their arguments on hypothetical situations and hype...

Extra labelling not required

Aug 21, 2012 / 5:00 am

Re: Why not label everything Alcohol, if consumed appropriately, and not abused, will cause no harm to your body. In fact, red wine, in moderation, has many...

Hand guns not about killing

Aug 21, 2012 / 5:00 am

Re: Taking hand guns to task You are wrong when you stated hand guns were designed to kill. I believe there are quite a few men and women who just competed in...

Flag should be denied

Aug 21, 2012 / 5:00 am

As a tax paying citizen of Kelowna, I was shocked reading the news about the Pro-Life flag. I am fuming at the thought of city hall elected officials getting...

Defending development

Aug 21, 2012 / 5:00 am

My wife and I moved to Peachland two and a half years ago and we cannot tell you how much we love this place. But even in paradise clouds can mar the perfect...

End ICBC's monopoly

Aug 20, 2012 / 5:00 am

Re: ICBC overpays bosses About time to let the people of BC have a choice on car insurance. Dictating that we use a corrupt and mismanaged insurance...

Gov't only need apply

Aug 20, 2012 / 5:00 am

Only three flags should fly over Kelowna City Hall. The Maple Leaf. The BC provincial Flag. The Kelowna City flag. Never any others! Stuart Morrison...

Make the bureaucrats wait

Aug 20, 2012 / 5:00 am

Re: 1,000 new workers downtown. I see that Interior Health plans to build an expensive tower in downtown Kelowna to further entrench the expanding bureaucracy....

What do we ban next?

Aug 20, 2012 / 5:00 am

Re: Taking hand guns to task A hand gun is no more designed to kill than the steak knife sitting in your utensil drawer. The overall homicide rate in Canada...

No billboards for city flag pole

Aug 20, 2012 / 5:00 am

My I just say, "Please, City of Kelowna don't let our flag pole hold flags that become soft billboards." Barbara Lane...

Taking hand guns to task

Aug 18, 2012 / 5:00 am

Re: Can guns make streets safer? In response to Mr Sciuk, I say he's incorrect, handguns were not designed to save lives in a last resort situation. Hand...

Beware of 'Advanced Metres'

Aug 18, 2012 / 5:00 am

Having read the recent FortisBC “Advanced Meters” propaganda article on your website, I felt compelled to respond to this very misleading...

Why not label everything?

Aug 18, 2012 / 5:00 am

I find it very interesting that cigarette manufacturers are forced to use ugly, graphic labels depicting the diseases that can occur through frequent use of...

Advisories shouldn't be needed

Aug 14, 2012 / 5:00 am

According to the BC Ministry of Forests, the majority of fires are caused by humans. The necessity that an advisory not to leave a smouldering fire at a camp...

Can guns make streets safer?

Aug 14, 2012 / 5:00 am

When Michigan officials were faced with the prospect of Federal "shall issue" concealed carry permits, they predicted a blood-bath on the streets. Two...

Facelift not enough for Westside Rd.

Aug 14, 2012 / 5:00 am

Re: Facelift underway on Westside Road Westside Road has problems with pot holes and pavement true, but worse than that are the turns in the road and the...

Olympians did Canada proud

Aug 14, 2012 / 5:00 am

Re: Olympic Disappointment I have to disagree. Since Canada is listed as the 35th most populous country in the world, finishing in 13th place in the Olympic...

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