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Letters

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,...

Taxi troubles

Jul 22, 2018 / 4:00 pm

I work at a hotel, nearly every weekend it's the same old thing, call a cab for a guest, the wait is 15 to 30 minutes, and the guest is frustrated. I...

Alcohol not for beaches

Jul 22, 2018 / 12:00 pm

In my opinion and from what I have noticed occur in our city in the past and currently regarding drinking, I believe that being lenient on alcohol laws poses a...

Dog bylaws for beaches

Jul 22, 2018 / 6:00 am

Living close to Tugboat Beach I observe daily dog owners ignoring the ‘no dog on beach’ bylaw. Some dog owners react hostile when confronted. I have...

Spend tax dollars at home

Jul 21, 2018 / 12:00 pm

Each year, more so each year, we seem to have a losing battle with natural disasters and forest fires but struggle to complete the fight. Our military, army and...

Balloons over London

Jul 21, 2018 / 6:00 am

I find that it is disgusting that the Mayor of London who at one time defended the 9/11 terrorists who killed over two thousand people in the USA in the 9/11...

Re: NATO must dismantle?

Jul 20, 2018 / 6:00 pm

“NATO must be dismantled, because it is a tool of war and domination, because it is part of an existential nuclear threat…” I’m not...

Re: why is my pool brown

Jul 20, 2018 / 12:00 pm

These are not my words, but the information is out there. "If you remove the algae without adjusting the pH, it will quickly return. Clean the pool as much...

A very serious problem

Jul 20, 2018 / 8:00 am

I recently hired a local contractor to do home renovations. After paying thousands of dollars, we got a terribly mismanaged and incomplete project. Attempts to...

Long term rental pool

Jul 19, 2018 / 5:00 pm

I would like to comment on the story from Vernon regarding the tenant from hell. I am dealing with a past tenant where after being legally and properly notified...

Careless during scary times

Jul 19, 2018 / 11:00 am

I went to bed last night thinking of how it must feel to be in the fire zone, on evacuation notice and in fear of losing everything. My heart goes out to those...

One rule for all

Jul 19, 2018 / 7:00 am

It will soon be legal to consume cannabis anywhere you can smoke. Although smoking on the beach is not permitted it is the public space that makes consuming...

More than grumpy!

Jul 18, 2018 / 4:00 pm

Actually, I'm more than grumpy about Greyhound. Over the last 9 years, I've used greyhound (at least four times a year, often more). I often travel from...

RE: Trump getting it done

Jul 18, 2018 / 12:00 pm

Well, you’re certainly right in your statement that “President Trump has accomplished more…” than any president in years. He has...

Becoming less livable

Jul 18, 2018 / 6:00 am

I have been living in Kelowna for over 20 years and have noticed over the last several years that Kelowna drivers are becoming a bunch of road raging, offensive...

More than a kick in the bus

Jul 17, 2018 / 6:00 pm

Greyhound decision more than just a kick in the Bus. We were all shocked by the sudden announcement by Greyhound Canada that all western bus services would be...

Be smart out there!

Jul 17, 2018 / 12:00 pm

I was sitting at Sutherland beach this past weekend and was surprised by the lack of people wearing personal flotation devices when they are kayaking, canoeing...

Cure worse than disease?

Jul 17, 2018 / 7:00 am

This December the federal Liberal government is granting police across the country the power to randomly, and for no reason at all, pull drivers over and demand...

Bulls left in sun to bake

Jul 16, 2018 / 9:00 am

While attending the silent protest against the bull riding event in Kelowna on July 7, I walked to the enclosure holding the bulls in a corral on the parking...

You're in my spot!

Jul 16, 2018 / 9:00 am

The picture above was taken July 8, just before 3 p.m. This is typical of what the disabled face on a daily basis. Ignorant people thinking they deserve to park...

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