No laws for scooters

Jun 15, 2016 / 2:50 pm

The afternoon of April 27th, I was in a scooter versus pedestrian accident while walking down the sidewalk on 27th street in Vernon. I was hit from behind, and...

Where are the cops?

Jun 14, 2016 / 11:23 am

While most are in deep sleep, criminals on bicycles and electric scooters are stealing anything and everything they can throughout the streets of Kelowna. Your...


Jun 14, 2016 / 11:17 am

Over the weekend we watched in horror as yet another senseless mass murder occurs to innocent people who were out at a nightclub in Orlando. Each week, we watch...

Fresh fruit 4 kids

Jun 14, 2016 / 11:13 am

I came across this display at the Glenmore IGA in Kelowna and it made me smile! What a great way to start the discussion. The photo says it all. Cheers to the...

A doggone good location

Jun 13, 2016 / 11:41 am

The best and most logical location for a waterfront dog park is at the south end of City Park next to the bridge. Unfortunately, it was excluded from the...

Rail Trail will cost more

Jun 13, 2016 / 11:37 am

I read with interest Ron Seymour’s story in the Saturday Okanagan Paper “Old railway corridor turning into a freeway at night.” This was one...

Driver beware

Jun 13, 2016 / 11:18 am

My car is severely damaged on the driver side because an elderly lady decided the parking lot was a free for all and rammed my car. I was parked inside the...

Hot island effect

Jun 13, 2016 / 11:09 am

I truly do not understand the rationale of the City of Kelowna’s Planning Department. High density buildings and businesses are eagerly approved for...

Problem is created by us

Jun 13, 2016 / 11:05 am

In reply to: Gas prices - again To the person who wrote the letter complaining about gas prices. You (and me and everyone who lives here) are the reason our...

Perplexed by School Board

Jun 10, 2016 / 9:45 am

The School Board has confirmed that they do not support the appointment of a special advisor as per the offer from the Ministry. Does the Board know the...

Thoughts on His nature

Jun 10, 2016 / 9:41 am

This is in reply to the letter "What is the Father's nature?" written by Mr. David Buckna. First off, I would like to thank you for your letter of...

Rules of the road

Jun 10, 2016 / 8:00 am

What are the real rules for bike lanes? I drive for a living and see it all, and would like to know what the actual rules are. Who is allowed in bike lanes?...

Driving is a privilege

Jun 9, 2016 / 1:17 pm

Re: No right to drive Kudos to the gentleman who wrote this letter. It was very well said and so true of the "New" drivers on our roads. Driving is a...

Gas prices - again

Jun 9, 2016 / 11:12 am

I have written numerous times about our high gas prices in the Okanagan and will continue to do so until we can get at least a response from our elected...

What is the Father's nature?

Jun 9, 2016 / 11:05 am

A 3-day Jehovah's Witnesses convention begins Friday (June 10) at the South Okanagan Events Centre in Penticton. They believe God the Father alone is...

No right to drive

Jun 8, 2016 / 12:12 pm

To the young lady with the N on her car driving through the Hwy 97 construction zone at Leathead road on June 7 at 11:30 p.m. You were doing at least 80 kph in...

Smoking while working

Jun 8, 2016 / 10:48 am

I understand that it is the time for road construction in cities up and down the Okanagan. What I don't understand is why I see so many workers smoking out...

West Kelowna roads unsafe

Jun 8, 2016 / 10:44 am

West Kelowna, I have to wonder what you were thinking when you started to do the blacktop on the highway. Did you forget something? Perhaps the yellow line in...

Ali was 'the greatest'

Jun 6, 2016 / 2:18 pm

Ali’s connection with Canada also included fighting an exhibition ten rounder. He fought two separate opponents, five rounds each, in Calgary Alberta. I...

'All else is voluntary'

Jun 6, 2016 / 2:05 pm

With every Census year that comes by, there seems to be a lack of uncertainty as to what information is required to be provided, or should be provided, and what...