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Demand more from council

Jul 25, 2018 / 3:03 pm

When will council say no to developers who only meet minimum standards? Kelowna city council “reluctantly” approved a development permit for what...

Regretting your vote?

Jul 25, 2018 / 2:57 pm

Re: Nicole Rustad's recent letter praising the federal Liberals. You seem to have forgotten the $10-million payment to Omar Khadr. You also seem forgot the...

Long-term renters unite!

Jul 25, 2018 / 2:51 pm

Deep controversy is brewing in Kelowna on the issue of short-term rentals. A public hearing is set for July 31, 6 p.m. at City Hall, to examine the Mission...

To firefighters, with love

Jul 25, 2018 / 12:34 pm

I'm the mom of a sweet three-year-old little girl named Lyla Fillier. Lyla has a passion for firefighters and is always so connected to all their work and...

Well done, guys!

Jul 25, 2018 / 12:24 pm

Last Tuesday night, my daughter’s apartment was hit by lightning. Although it took almost 45 minutes for the fire department to show up, the guys were...

Heartwarming moment

Jul 25, 2018 / 9:00 am

I just wanted to report what happened at Peachland Sushi last week. A group of firefighters stopped by for their dinner, and a regular customer who happened to...

Getting it done? Yeah, right

Jul 24, 2018 / 3:24 pm

Re: Liberals getting it done They’re getting it done, alright! No money for our veterans, but $180,000 for new wine glasses and cushions for our...

Just follow the money

Jul 24, 2018 / 3:19 pm

Why would the wealthy spend so much money on full-page ads against proportional representation? Barely had the electoral reform race begun than several...

Let history judge Trump

Jul 24, 2018 / 3:15 pm

How about we let history judge Donald Trump? I am a first-generation Canadian, with my dad born in South Dakota. My son in law and four grandchildren are dual...

Senior relied on Greyhound

Jul 24, 2018 / 3:07 pm

I travel my Greyhound to Calgary and rely on being able to do this. The announcement of Greyhound pulling out of Canada almost brought me to tears. Every time I...

Parks for people, not profit

Jul 24, 2018 / 1:18 pm

Waterfront Park was recently closed to the non-paying public due to the Rockin’ the Beach event. Residents and tourists alike were blocked by fences and...

Politics isn't about fairness

Jul 24, 2018 / 9:00 am

This will probably get lost on most people, but I have had enough of the misdirection that people are doing with the voting referendum. Here are a few points to...

Ready for electoral change

Jul 23, 2018 / 7:48 pm

Contrary to what political pundits are telling us, our traditional party system is rapidly self-destructing. Instead of thoughtful consensus-driven decisions...

Greyhound will be missed

Jul 23, 2018 / 7:44 pm

I think the Greyhound closures will be a big blow to people who do not have their own vehicles. What other choice is there at a reasonable price? I have used...

Don't fall for fake news

Jul 23, 2018 / 7:42 pm

While it is true more Americans are working and the number of people on food assistance is down, the reason is two-fold. One, their economy is doing well...

Bring back the old park

Jul 23, 2018 / 7:18 pm

I was born and raised in Kelowna in 1946 and have enjoyed the Kelowna City Park forever – took my swimming lessons there. I took my first two children to...

Just get some help

Jul 23, 2018 / 6:56 pm

Drug use is prevalent everywhere in our societies. However, since the introduction of harm-reduction principles, it appears the behaviour is presented more...

Unbelievable... devastating

Jul 23, 2018 / 3:00 pm

I actually got an email from Greyhound ahead of the public announcement. That’s because I’m a senior who rides frequently and buys a ticket online...

Stuff out, locks changed

Jul 23, 2018 / 10:00 am

Just a comment regarding the article “ Tools to attract more rentals” Number one opinion in my and many landlords thoughts is to give landlords...

Judge after you observe

Jul 23, 2018 / 5:00 am

In the recent weeks, an alarming number of people have been posting and complaining about how dangerous, embarrassing and unsanitary downtown Kelowna,...

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