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Wood isn""t free anymore

May 24, 2010 / 5:00 am

Re: Camping fees are cheap Mr Smith, Just to clarify to other readers. You do not get free wood at Provincial campgrounds any longer. In fact, you are gouged...

""Artistic"" display looks like garbage

May 24, 2010 / 5:00 am

When does art cross the line from an artist""s vision and conception to another""s garbage? It crossed the line for me when I went to the Kelowna International...

Money better spent on students

May 23, 2010 / 5:00 am

Re: Cutting edge school opens in Kelowna I have nothing against technology or being green but I""ve never seen that kind of headline regarding "cutting edge...

Don""t waste water

May 23, 2010 / 5:00 am

Re: Someone is lying about water It is not a myth or a lie and it is not even a load of crap - the water that we use does go back into the ground, down the...

We did learn more about water

May 23, 2010 / 5:00 am

Re: Someone is lying about water That letter urges that we get smart and learn more about water. In fact many of us have, which would explain the concern! Water...

More awareness needed

May 22, 2010 / 5:00 am

RE:Someone is lying about water Cities receive their water from either underground aquifers or surface water sources. Both groundwater and surface water is...

I""d rather watch paint dry

May 22, 2010 / 5:00 am

RE:Russia wants chess in Winter Olympics Chess in the Olympics, now there""s a spectator sport with huge advertising possibilities. Are you kidding me? I had to...

Importance of getting to know the outdoors

May 22, 2010 / 5:00 am

Recent events in the world, like the devastating oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, have once again highlighted the potential problems that come from man’s...

Best sites are saved for those with reservations

May 22, 2010 / 5:00 am

RE:Camping fees are cheap Regarding the letter “Campsites Are Cheap,” $20 a night is $600 a month. That seems to me to be a lot when what you get is a patch...

Nature of camping has changed

May 21, 2010 / 5:00 am

RE:Nothing for free It""s true, nothing is free. Including well set up camping facilities. The nature of camping has changed so much, that sites are needed to...

Get your facts straight

May 21, 2010 / 5:00 am

RE:Camping fees are cheap Peter Smith does not have his facts straight. First of all, it""s not $20 a night for a campsite, it""s now $30, plus the $6...

Raising price of water is good idea

May 21, 2010 / 5:00 am

RE:Water and the population Marcus Brown’s idea of increasing the price of water is perhaps the only solution to the water hog problem in the valley....

HST fight not hopeless

May 20, 2010 / 5:00 am

Is the Anti-HST fight hopeless? NO! From what I have gathered, it goes something like this: I believe the way the Anti-HST campaign works is that if 10% of the...

Someone is lying about water

May 20, 2010 / 5:00 am

RE:Water and the population When I was in school, I was taught water evaporates, returns as clouds, then rains and we have water. Now all I hear is about the...

Don""t be so gullible

May 20, 2010 / 5:00 am

RE:Water and the population Mr Brown""s solution to our debatable water shortage is to jack up the price of water 200-300%. This kind of talk is exactly what...

Camping fees are cheap

May 20, 2010 / 5:00 am

RE:Nothing for free This letter made me think how petty people are. Mr. Smith (no relation) says it will be “a very long time before they return to Bear Creek...

Nothing for free

May 19, 2010 / 5:00 am

There is a problem that is happening right now. I feel that as a tax payer, and a person who votes, I should bring this to the attention of all. When BC Parks...

Predictions are just predictions

May 19, 2010 / 5:00 am

RE:Water and the population Predictions about water shortages are just that. I live on acreage and we are on a well system, not the city. We watch our water...

Water and the population

May 18, 2010 / 5:00 am

RE:Growth caps are communism Reading everyone’s letters these last couple of days and some of the knee-jerk comments about some ideas being communism (which I...

Good video idea

May 18, 2010 / 5:00 am

I just saw your video by Kelly Hayes for pets featured for adoption at the SPCA and I think it is great! Thank you for doing that, I hope you continue with the...

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