Letters

Learn how to drive!

Oct 22, 2018 / 3:25 pm

I said it before, and I say it again. Speed does not kill, speed "difference" kills. These words have been used by ICBC and are about as stupid as a...

Canada abandons justice

Oct 22, 2018 / 3:21 pm

I am totally ashamed to be a Canadian these days. Every single day, there is something in the news that is beyond comprehension. Someone charged with murder...

Don't tell me what to do

Oct 22, 2018 / 3:18 pm

Despite knowing this community well, I was still shocked that over 40 per cent of nearly 6,000 respondents feel it’s OK for an employer to dictate...

Wake up to reality

Oct 21, 2018 / 9:00 am

Re: the Oct. 5 news story LNG OK renews interest I am curious about the photo of what I am assuming is the proposed Kitimat LNG plant. I am questioning whether...

Listen to the music

Oct 21, 2018 / 9:00 am

What is the difference between first past the post and proportional representation as electoral systems? Well, what is the difference between a silent puppet...

Better explanation needed

Oct 20, 2018 / 9:00 am

The District of Lake Country's Matt Vader didn’t explain how by adding the rail trail and firehall loan (if approved) into the tax base, future...

Firehall facts disputed

Oct 20, 2018 / 9:00 am

Something's need to be cleared up about the referendum for a new Lake Country firehall. It's not $6.6 million, it's over $10 million if you include...

Misdirected dome anger

Oct 19, 2018 / 5:19 pm

Hard to figure out where letter writer Bill Anstead’s head is at with his letter regarding the West Kelowna soccer dome. I suspect a proctologist might...

Soccer dome fiasco

Oct 19, 2018 / 12:19 pm

Starting in January 2016, several West Kelowna council meetings gave approval to the design and construction of a soccer dome. The project was contingent on...

A vote for Toni Boot

Oct 19, 2018 / 12:09 pm

As I read Ian Macintosh’s letter on Summerland’s mayoral candidates, I found myself wondering if he was being deliberately ironic given the...

Four more years of this?

Oct 19, 2018 / 12:04 pm

Unfinished Business? Keep the momentum? One thing in Kelowna we have heard over and over again from the incumbents is “keeping the momentum of the past...

Vote for change, vote Dyas

Oct 19, 2018 / 11:52 am

We cannot take another four years of 16 per cent tax increases, unprecedented homelessness and crime. Transportation gridlock, filth and danger in our parks is...

Her vote is for Basran

Oct 19, 2018 / 11:48 am

I have had the opportunity to meet with Colin Basran several times over the years while he held a seat on council and as our mayor. I have found he and his team...

Choice for mayor is clear

Oct 19, 2018 / 11:35 am

In 1987, I chose to move to Kelowna, to start a family and later a business. I continue to enjoy the amazing community and all it offers. As an active citizen...

The facts on new firehall

Oct 18, 2018 / 11:21 am

Re: the Oct. 14 letter “No more blank cheques” This letter is to properly inform readers about the firehall referendum in the District of Lake...

Incumbent reluctance

Oct 18, 2018 / 11:15 am

We are longtime residents of Kelowna, and are extremely dismayed at several of the actions from our Kelowna city council over the past couple of years. They...

Change is badly needed

Oct 18, 2018 / 11:02 am

What's the great hurry for this frantic construction and wholesale change of Kelowna's character? The public who voted you in and pay your salaries were...

A vote for experience

Oct 18, 2018 / 10:52 am

I had the memorable experience of growing up on an orchard in East Kelowna. My grandparents, parents, our generation and our offspring, still work and live in...

A vote for lower taxes

Oct 18, 2018 / 10:42 am

Are you having a hard time finding someone with a realistic platform to vote for? Well, here is an idea our association is putting forward to help you make an...

Strategic vote for change

Oct 18, 2018 / 10:37 am

If you would like to see a change in direction for the City of Kelowna, we have to think of voting strategically. First, the average voter does so based on name...

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