Spills in actual numbers

Apr 23, 2018 / 5:00 pm

Yes, let's look at the leak history of Kinder Morgan and Trans Mountain pipeline. There were actually 82 leaks since 1961, not 80! Some of the leaks were...

RE: Drive more, pay more

Apr 23, 2018 / 11:00 am

I just read that article and all I can do is shake my head. If we drive more we already do pay more, because we buy more gas, pay more taxes, buy more parts,...

Pipeline rant

Apr 23, 2018 / 5:00 am

I have been following the debates concerning the construction of the proposed Kinder Morgan pipeline and others (Keystone, Dakota etc.) with interest finding...

Leadership failures

Apr 22, 2018 / 5:00 pm

When will we learn the “liberal democracy” as set out by the political ideology of the progressive, globalist, socialists, and foreign funded...

Time to change ways

Apr 22, 2018 / 12:00 pm

Some biased pundits and armchair politicians would have you believe, the current, FPTP, election system has served us well in the past. It has not! While it was...

Our cup of tea

Apr 22, 2018 / 6:00 am

Visiting our dump again, I drive past about 12 different ponds filled with who knows what chemicals and see the top of a manhole with a blue pipe on top. This...

Lane splitting

Apr 21, 2018 / 3:00 pm

Coming over from the westside recently, obviously coming up to our multi-million dollar floating parking lot, I watched a guy on a red sportbike lane splitting....

Double standard watershed

Apr 21, 2018 / 11:00 am

Time to end the dirty double standard in BC’s watersheds. This month both Summerland and Peachland were surprised to learn of mining exploration in their...

Legislation to cut off gas

Apr 21, 2018 / 8:00 am

First of all, I believe that the Alberta government implemented this legislation as a scare tactic towards the B.C. NDP Government. The Alberta Government...

Deer cull

Apr 20, 2018 / 5:00 pm

Ottawa spends $5.7 million on deer eradication in Haida Gwaii. The decision to give $5.7 million to a handful of New Zealand sharpshooters and Americans is a...

Street sweeping

Apr 20, 2018 / 12:00 pm

Can’t help but feel sorry for all the school-aged children who walk to the school bus stops and wait to be picked up while car after car travels past...

Re: kinder Morgan pipeline

Apr 20, 2018 / 5:00 am

Thanks Marilyn Hansen for the environmental details that most people don't know about. Your letter was very informative and hopefully accurate. In your...

Pipeline propaganda

Apr 19, 2018 / 4:00 pm

Now John Horgan is trying to compare British Columbia to Quebec. He is consulting that province to learn how to save his job by violating Canadian law. Quebec...

Scrap the Speculation tax

Apr 19, 2018 / 6:00 am

The Urban Development Institute (UDI) Okanagan Chapter is part of a coalition of concerned British Columbians that launched a campaign called Scrap the...

Drive more, pay more

Apr 18, 2018 / 4:00 pm

ICBC should start a user program like all other utility's like power and gas the more you drive the more you pay, 15 or 20 cents per km. Maybe we get people...

National volunteer week

Apr 18, 2018 / 6:00 am

April 15 to 21, 2018, is National Volunteer Week, a time to celebrate the too-often unsung labour of ordinary citizens accomplishing extraordinary feats....

Real estate licensing in BC

Apr 17, 2018 / 5:00 pm

Over the past few years I have twice signed up for the BC real estate licensing course and had to prove to them that I could speak English as there is an...

Traffic tragedies

Apr 17, 2018 / 7:00 am

Tragedy and mourning has been felt across our nation and the world. While we mourn this event and reflect on it, we should consider the changes that we can make...

Kinder Morgan pipeline

Apr 16, 2018 / 4:00 pm

Why are some people in BC against the Kinder Morgan pipeline? Please look up Kinder Morgan Oil Spill History on Google: 80 recorded spills since 1961, (six in...

What about dash cams

Apr 16, 2018 / 4:00 am

Since we seem to be unable to live without electronic gadgets, why not add one more to the collection? This one however will be helpful and not distracting at...