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Letters

Irresponsible pet owners

Jan 27, 2018 / 6:00 am

We live on Lakeshore drive on Okanagan lake and we are shocked how many pet owners, I would say at least 40%, let their dogs do their business on the beach and...

Legalized cannabis

Jan 26, 2018 / 5:00 pm

It seems next summer will bring on a new wave of pot smokers. It will be perfectly legal and from the number of producers coming out of the woodwork it seems...

Ride hailing in BC

Jan 26, 2018 / 5:00 am

I came to Toronto Canada in 2001 and have a master's in mathematics like many people who came before me and are still coming. I looked for a job for three...

Boycott 2018 Olympics

Jan 25, 2018 / 4:00 pm

Personally, I would like to see Canada lead rather than follow. The boycott should not be for political or human rights issues. How about the simple protection...

Small town changes

Jan 25, 2018 / 4:00 am

The public meeting scheduled for Jan. 30th, to allow Peachlanders an opportunity to tell City Council what they think about the proposed language changes to the...

Boost for childcare a bust?

Jan 24, 2018 / 3:00 pm

Once again funding has been given to train early childhood assistants rather than looking at the real systemic issue of an underpaid, undervalued workforce...

Same regulations as taxis

Jan 24, 2018 / 5:00 am

I rarely use taxis, maybe twice a year and it is unlikely I would use a ride hailing service. If I were to use one of these services, I would want to know that...

Government involvement

Jan 23, 2018 / 1:00 pm

The less government intervention in anything is always better, look at ICBC. Uber has developed a platform that I have used all over the world including...

How do you spell boycott?

Jan 23, 2018 / 5:00 am

Response to Bethany's "Perks vs Wages", well said girl! Couldn't agree with you more. Capitalism at it's finest. That sense of entitlement...

Electoral referendum

Jan 22, 2018 / 2:00 pm

Within the next ten months our province will have a third and final referendum on electoral reform. During that time I'm sure we will be bombarded with...

Feeling unsafe

Jan 22, 2018 / 5:00 am

The residents of West Kelowna can expect the recent skyrocket in crime rates and overall lack of community safety to continue and increase. The 200-313%...

Happy employee beneficial

Jan 21, 2018 / 3:00 pm

My friend owns a large cement manufacturing business, he says if he does not pay a good wage, the workers will not show up which means no business. He has...

Difficult to trust now

Jan 21, 2018 / 5:00 am

The City’s attempt to rewrite the Official Community Plan (OCP) to avoid a BC Supreme Court ruling, instructing them to comply with the OCP, is like...

OCP in place for reason

Jan 20, 2018 / 1:00 pm

The Kelowna Mission Group will be before City Council on January 23rd requesting a height variance on the towers to be built on the Aqua development. The OCP...

Who's the rogue regime?

Jan 20, 2018 / 5:00 am

Canada once again shows the world it is a leader for world peace by hosting a conference in Vancouver January 16 to advocate for “an aggressive diplomatic...

RE: Math of home prices

Jan 19, 2018 / 3:00 pm

I would disagree with your statement that higher assessments are meaningless and it's not about whether you simply sell or die. My first real estate...

Autism spectrum ignorance

Jan 19, 2018 / 6:00 am

Well the new year of 2018, time to move forward onto great adventures and attaining new goals. We live in an age of understanding and acceptance of others....

Less room for a view

Jan 18, 2018 / 5:00 pm

With Kelowna’s highly controversial tourism centre being fully approved and funded in 2017, our city has shackled its ontological security to the values...

Pay local business instead

Jan 18, 2018 / 5:00 am

As Mr. J. Steffen stated "I literally raked up over 40 large bags of leaves this year, leaves from trees on city property, not my trees. Did you catch...

Not always a happy reunion

Jan 17, 2018 / 3:00 pm

On my adopted daughters 19th birthday a post appeared on Facebook containing her picture along with all my daughters personal information that was available in...

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