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Letters

Parking challenges at KGH

Nov 19, 2011 / 5:00 am

I had to take my 80 year-old mother to Kelowna General Hospital this week for an angiogram. We arrived at 6:30 a.m., and found one parking spot on the main...

Nothing dumb about smart meters

Nov 19, 2011 / 5:00 am

RE: Worried about smart meters "Radio frequency (RF) emissions from smart meters fall within the FCC standard for safety, according to a report from the...

Kelowna development not for the best

Nov 13, 2011 / 5:00 am

After reading through election platforms and challenges that the City of Kelowna needs to address, I have come to the conclusion that the decision we need to...

Vehicle subsidy just another tax

Nov 13, 2011 / 5:00 am

Anyone who voted yes to our B.C. government subsidizing an energy efficient vehicle voted yes to higher taxation. It is this exact government behaviour in...

Who are the real criminals?

Nov 13, 2011 / 5:00 am

We now live in a world where everything is so tightly regulated, that no one knows how to fend for themselves anymore. I recently got a $110 dollar ticket for...

Don't worry about smart meters

Nov 11, 2011 / 5:00 am

RE: Worried about smart meters Radio frequency (RF) emissions from smart meters fall within the FCC standard for safety, according to a report from the...

Get out and vote Kelowna

Nov 11, 2011 / 5:00 am

It is time again to elect a Mayor and Council in Kelowna. If your having trouble trying to decide who to vote for from all the good choices running this time,...

Thanks to our vets

Nov 11, 2011 / 5:00 am

I would like to take this opportunity to thank all of our veterans, past and present, for their heroic actions that have kept our beautiful country safe and...

Check your bias at the door

Nov 10, 2011 / 5:00 am

I attended the November 7, Mayoral debate between Sharon Shepherd and Walter Gray sponsored by the Daily Courier where Walter Gray was asked whether he would...

Shepherd vs. Gray debate

Nov 10, 2011 / 5:00 am

I attended the Shepherd verses Gray debate last night, and what a farce it was. Gray had obviously packed the house with people from his old mailing list. Even...

Stop thinking with your wallet

Nov 10, 2011 / 5:00 am

Re: Getting tougher with parking violations An open letter to the Mayor and Council Do you believe that towing people, who park around the Hospital is the...

The root of the problem

Nov 9, 2011 / 5:00 am

RE: Getting tougher with parking violators There is a lack of assessable parking for a growing hospital and people need to use KGH. The sick, the visitor and...

Worried about Smart Meters

Nov 6, 2011 / 5:00 am

In my latest Hydro bill I received some information advising that the new Smart Meters will be installed by 2012. I have family that lives in Ontario who have...

Glenmore Rd like 'Indy 500'

Nov 6, 2011 / 5:00 am

RE: Safer walk to school on the way I have another idea. How about increased police traffic enforcement on Glenmore road. Glenmore road has become the "...

Mayoralty candidates differ

Nov 4, 2011 / 5:00 am

Thank you for reporting on the differences between mayoralty candidates Walter Gray and Sharon Shepherd. Gray’s pro-business vision and...

Bridge merging still a challenge

Nov 4, 2011 / 5:00 am

I live in Casa Loma. When the new bridge opened, they made a merge lane from Casa Loma onto the bridge. For some reason there was never a merge sign erected....

Hoping for change

Oct 30, 2011 / 5:00 am

A City of Kelowna Mayor and Council deals with many issues and when they vote that do so based on their vision and values. I would like to address two...

Saddened by bear kill

Oct 30, 2011 / 5:00 am

I am deeply saddened by the fact that another magnificent creature of the wild had to be killed because of the stupidity of a deer hunter in the North Okanagan....

Should the city save the Fintry Queen?

Oct 30, 2011 / 5:00 am

Re: Interest in the Fintry Queen growing That is great news to hear because the Fintry Queen is part of the history of the Okanagan Lake and the city of...

Between a rock and a hard place

Oct 29, 2011 / 5:00 am

I live on beach avenue in Peachland and am always amazed at the nerve of some people. More than once, my husband and I have stopped people from packing away...

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