Fill needs to fund services

Oct 4, 2019 / 2:10 pm

Re: National dental and drug plans The idea is great, but the time is not right. We need our infrastructure to get ahead of our services and resource sectors of...

Bear didn't have to die

Oct 4, 2019 / 1:57 pm

We recently had an incident in Casa Loma in which a black bear made our community its new home and was foraging over a two week period for berries. The...

Empower youth vote

Oct 4, 2019 / 1:32 pm

I’m proposing a radical change in how we vote, i.e., how one decides which party to support. We teach our children how to walk, drive, cook, budget, play...

Don't believe the promises

Oct 3, 2019 / 4:46 pm

We often hear the old conservative theme that deficits are bad and we do not want to encumber the next generation with debt. Conservatives don't seem to...

A preposterous proposal

Oct 3, 2019 / 4:38 pm

If West Kelowna council approves the Blackmun Bay Village, then Casa Loma will become an island. Orange will become the new black, and many of the inmates lives...

Prescription sticker shock

Oct 3, 2019 / 4:33 pm

I recently got quite a shock when I filled a prescription at my local Shoppers Drug Mart. I filled a rather expensive prescription and discovered it was not...

One man or country?

Oct 3, 2019 / 4:31 pm

It is a terrible situation Justin Trudeau has created both for Canada on the world stage and for Canadians going to the polls. It has been less than a year...

Not seeing the big picture

Oct 3, 2019 / 4:26 pm

Re: Trudeau's brown/blackface Everyone who is willing to let this slide as being “in the past” or “not a racist act” by a supposedly...

Trudeau is in the wrong

Oct 3, 2019 / 4:20 pm

I see many people taking the “he is a racist” or the “it was just a costume party” stance re: Justin Trudeau's brownface pictures...

Counterflow a no-go

Oct 2, 2019 / 2:01 pm

Re: Counterflow on Hwy 97 Carol Albano's solution for traffic on the highway is a complete non-starter. Both Georgia Street in Vancouver and the Lions Gate...

Trudeau's true nature

Oct 2, 2019 / 2:00 pm

Justin Trudeau has revealed his true nature – entitled, arrogant, does not tell the truth, associates with corrupt people, has no moral compass, will do...

Hands off my guns

Oct 2, 2019 / 1:50 pm

I read that Trudeau plans to ban assault rifles, which are a restricted weapon. It appears as just another weak attempt at moving our focus from his latest...

On their high horses

Oct 2, 2019 / 1:45 pm

I can’t believe how everyone is so focused on a costume party that took place more than 20 years ago where all participants were in dress. Scheer and...

Is that all you've got?

Oct 2, 2019 / 1:36 pm

What a sad state our society has sunk to when a man can be judged by a Halloween costume he wore at a party almost 20 years ago. The reaction of the...

Campaign of misinformation

Oct 2, 2019 / 1:34 pm

Re: the letter Worried about Green threats, by Ben Reiner Reiner is happy to keep our first past the post electoral system because he is worried about a fringe...

Who's the idiot responsible?

Oct 1, 2019 / 3:00 pm

We recently said goodbye to visitors from Europe after a very enjoyable stay with us. Their first visit to British Columbia and Kelowna was a success. We made...

Make the developers pay

Oct 1, 2019 / 2:52 pm

Re: $7,000 parks fee in Kelowna I believe developers should pay a fee that covers the cost of all infrastructure needed due to their developments being built. ...

The system is broken

Oct 1, 2019 / 2:49 pm

If you need to deal with ICBC over a claim you are now guilty, until proven innocent. I recently discovered a friend's daughter had her car stolen. ICBC...

Get over it, already

Oct 1, 2019 / 2:37 pm

Although I have no time for Justin Trudeau, the recent flap about him dressing up for a party is over the top. Trying to make political points over this is...

Unions are to blame

Oct 1, 2019 / 2:35 pm

General Motors laid off employees in Oshawa, Tolko laid off employees in B.C., and so has Safeway. All these companies had one thing in common – unions....