Letters

One rule for all

Jul 19, 2018 / 7:00 am

It will soon be legal to consume cannabis anywhere you can smoke. Although smoking on the beach is not permitted it is the public space that makes consuming...

More than grumpy!

Jul 18, 2018 / 4:00 pm

Actually, I'm more than grumpy about Greyhound. Over the last 9 years, I've used greyhound (at least four times a year, often more). I often travel from...

RE: Trump getting it done

Jul 18, 2018 / 12:00 pm

Well, you’re certainly right in your statement that “President Trump has accomplished more…” than any president in years. He has...

Becoming less livable

Jul 18, 2018 / 6:00 am

I have been living in Kelowna for over 20 years and have noticed over the last several years that Kelowna drivers are becoming a bunch of road raging, offensive...

More than a kick in the bus

Jul 17, 2018 / 6:00 pm

Greyhound decision more than just a kick in the Bus. We were all shocked by the sudden announcement by Greyhound Canada that all western bus services would be...

Be smart out there!

Jul 17, 2018 / 12:00 pm

I was sitting at Sutherland beach this past weekend and was surprised by the lack of people wearing personal flotation devices when they are kayaking, canoeing...

Cure worse than disease?

Jul 17, 2018 / 7:00 am

This December the federal Liberal government is granting police across the country the power to randomly, and for no reason at all, pull drivers over and demand...

Bulls left in sun to bake

Jul 16, 2018 / 9:00 am

While attending the silent protest against the bull riding event in Kelowna on July 7, I walked to the enclosure holding the bulls in a corral on the parking...

You're in my spot!

Jul 16, 2018 / 9:00 am

The picture above was taken July 8, just before 3 p.m. This is typical of what the disabled face on a daily basis. Ignorant people thinking they deserve to park...

No smear, just facts

Jul 15, 2018 / 9:00 am

A smear campaign against Dan Albas? I think not. Letters published in support of Stephen Fuhr, MP for Kelowna-Lake Country, have corrected the misinformation...

Why is my pool brown?

Jul 15, 2018 / 9:00 am

Just during the last few years or so, my pool water at the time of initial fill up, has been loaded with algae. At first, I thought it was iron in the water or...

Don't let it happen here

Jul 14, 2018 / 9:00 am

We moved with our three kids from Vancouver four years ago. My wife was transferred to Kelowna. We were so stressed. We realized other than the area around...

Majority support pipeline

Jul 14, 2018 / 9:00 am

A recent poll showed B.C. had a 54 per cent agreement with the Trans Mountain pipeline being installed. About half in the Vancouver and Victoria areas, rising...

Drug problems nothing new

Jul 13, 2018 / 4:38 pm

I have lived in Kelowna for 50 years, and can honestly say the city talks but doesn’t do the walk. When I was a teenager, we did drugs in the park...

Drug priorities backwards

Jul 13, 2018 / 4:34 pm

It is getting harder and harder to understand the logic of governments. On one hand, they are closing down medical pot shops even though the feds say it will be...

Marijuana ruined summer

Jul 12, 2018 / 6:47 pm

I've always been accepting of the use of recreational cannabis for adults. As with everything in life, there’s a time and a place, so let me explain...

Downtown is dangerous

Jul 12, 2018 / 6:40 pm

It is definitely not safe downtown. I have lived in Kelowna for 38 years and have seen a steady decline in the downtown area. I have worked at a lot of...

Losing respect for Trump

Jul 12, 2018 / 6:35 pm

I was a huge supporter of President Trump from the get-go. But, in the last several months, I don't understand what he says and does. He name calls and...

Civic Arena legacy

Jul 12, 2018 / 6:33 pm

Important decisions lay ahead for City of Vernon and Regional District of North Okanagan citizenry. We have long discussed the pros and cons of enhancing our...

Prop-rep is just a mess

Jul 12, 2018 / 6:31 pm

There is clearly a well financed and structured group of left-leaning activists working tirelessly to promote a “better democracy” if we only switch...

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