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14-0 thrashing appalling

Jan 2, 2019 / 10:56 am

Before I say anything, I 200 per cent want Canada to repeat as World Junior Hockey Champions. I love hockey. It is a fantastic sport, and Canada in my view is...

Rough life of retail

Jan 2, 2019 / 10:50 am

What has Christmas become? It is the busiest time in the retail industry. Everyone is hurrying around trying to get the best deal on gifts for loved ones. Some...

Not the reality for all

Jan 2, 2019 / 10:45 am

Re: Bob Gaida's letter, Pay Attention at Home, about Canadians' views on Donald Trump. I appreciated seeing the letter from your side of the table. But...

Time to raise a stink

Jan 2, 2019 / 10:40 am

Gord Marshall, you got it right about ICBC. Now, all you need is to be is proactive. ICBC is simply an insurance company, just like Intact, Co-operators,...

Scheer another Trump?

Jan 2, 2019 / 10:28 am

Jack Letts, or Gihaddi Jack as he was dubbed by England, was announced by Andrew Scheer in Parliament as a terrorist, but that was refuted by Letts' father...

Disappointed in PM

Dec 31, 2018 / 9:14 am

I was very dissapointed in Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Christmas message. He expressed some lovely sentiments about the time of the year and Canadian...

Same rules should apply

Dec 30, 2018 / 9:00 am

Re: She'll take weed over booze I couldn’t agree more with this letter. There are no rules when it comes to liquor stores. On Glenmore Road, there are...

Coddling the malcontents

Dec 30, 2018 / 9:00 am

Re: Media Let Us Down I beg to differ. This media outlet (Castanet), the Kelowna Courier, Capital News and CBC, all – ad nauseum – covered this...

Gas price frustration

Dec 29, 2018 / 9:00 am

Here we are again. Gas price over the Christmas holidays: in Kamloops at Costco, $104.9. In Vernon, where all the gas stations are always exactly the same...

Not shooting the messenger

Dec 29, 2018 / 9:00 am

Re: Susan Young's letter on proportional representation, 'Media let us down.' The media did not let you down, what was proposed did not past the...

The refugee next door

Dec 28, 2018 / 9:00 am

Well, it has finally happened, one of those refugees Trudeau let in has moved next door. It's going to cost taxpayers thousands – and how long will...

More to it than that

Dec 28, 2018 / 9:00 am

It is apparent from her letter that Catherine Knox does not get the concept of “rule of law.” She says: “Send that Huawei executive woman back...

Don't believe a word

Dec 27, 2018 / 9:00 am

Regarding Mr. Hansen's letter about leachate going into Roberts Lake in Glenmore. I dealt with Kelowna City Hall for years about them trying to build the...

Not in my neighbourhood

Dec 27, 2018 / 9:00 am

To: Kelowna mayor and council; Shayne Ramsay, CEO BC Housing; Selina Robinson, Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing "Kelowna Drug Unit intercepts two...

Positive about pot

Dec 26, 2018 / 9:00 am

What is your opinion on legalization of marijuana? Recently, this question startled me, as I didn’t think much about it. However, after giving it some...

The impact of giving

Dec 26, 2018 / 9:00 am

So here we are, about to celebrate the birth of a new year. It’s a time of year when time itself seems to slow down; a time of reflection. This year more...

A Christmas wish

Dec 25, 2018 / 9:00 am

Reviewing my years on this Earth, a prominent and dear memory cut through my aging mind. When I was eight, my dad and I were driving home on a cold crisp...

Doesn't believe the numbers

Dec 25, 2018 / 9:00 am

Regardless how much bafflegab we get from Tourism Kelowna and their friends at City Hall, I do not and will never believe that even one more tourist was...

Trouble on the horizon

Dec 24, 2018 / 9:00 am

Kelowna council recently deliberated the 2019 budget and determined the average property tax increase will be $88 per year or 4.43 per cent, made up of 2.48 per...

A word of thanks

Dec 24, 2018 / 9:00 am

I was very impressed by Roger Larocque’s letter reminding us to at least thank our carriers. I also think thanks should be given to those who faithfully...

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