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Letters

Lack Of Understanding

Nov 18, 2004 / 12:41 pm

We are writing this letter to address some of the issues which have been discussed in the media in the past year regarding the Kelowna Drop – In and...

Poll Disturbs Me

Nov 18, 2004 / 10:54 am

I am writing this letter because the results of your poll to move the drop in center deeply disturb me!!!!! I am a Geography major at OUC and hope one day to...

Canada Complacent

Nov 18, 2004 / 10:46 am

Canada and complacency is more like it!! JB....shake your head! How in the world can you denounce President Bush and his henchmen as you call them for risking...

A Little Respect Please

Nov 18, 2004 / 10:44 am

I realize this is almost a week overdue, but here goes: My husband and I are the parents of two pre-teens and we are trying very hard to instill a sense of...

Go Sindi Go

Nov 17, 2004 / 5:30 am

Two letters have appeared in the past week regarding Sindi Hawkins MLA which I have found particularly offensive. It is clear to me that the author’s of both...

MLA""s Not Doing Job

Nov 17, 2004 / 5:30 am

Have to agree with L.H. on this one. The MLA""s that people voted in have not done their jobs that voters got them in to do. They do not speak for us and if...

Canada And Peace

Nov 17, 2004 / 5:30 am

Canada and Peace. Two words synonymous with each other. Canada has been a peace loving nation and has provided peace-keeping service for a lot of years. I have...

Irresponsibility Lost A Life

Nov 17, 2004 / 5:30 am

My prayers and sympathy go out to the mother and two young boys who just lost their father in the Vernon crash this past weekend. Once again due to the complete...

Rezoning For Halfway Houses

Nov 16, 2004 / 10:33 am

It is time for all the citizens of Kelowna to stand up and speak their minds regarding the halfway house rezoning issue before Council on November 16 at 5:00PM....

New Respect For Prime Minister

Nov 16, 2004 / 5:30 am

Canadians can be very proud of Prime Minister Paul Martin. He has vowed not to stand by and allow the Sudanese massacre in Darfur to continue unanswered. Canada...

It Isn""t About Money

Nov 16, 2004 / 5:30 am

This letter is in response to John McDonald’s column, Friday Nov 12th, and the front page’s caption “It’s with respect that John McDonald chooses not to...

Owners Take Initiative

Nov 16, 2004 / 5:30 am

I am a smoker and I agree with the fact that it""s dirty enough for the environment let alone throwing butts on the ground everywhere. I use my ashtray, supply...

Give Peace A Chance

Nov 15, 2004 / 7:22 am

Their little eyes were fixed on the aged storyteller, pacing slowly back and forth across the gymnasium floor. Even the youngest, though unable to comprehend...

Martin Stands Up For Sudan

Nov 15, 2004 / 7:19 am

Canadians can be very proud of Prime Minister Paul Martin today. He has vowed not to stand by and allow the Sudanese massacre in Darfur to continue unanswered....

Butts Are Litter

Nov 15, 2004 / 5:15 am

Following up on I.K""s letter regarding cigarette butts: nothing infuriates me quite as badly as seeing some irresponsible smoker throw their butt on the ground...

Tasteless Commercial

Nov 15, 2004 / 5:00 am

Several times I have seen a particularly disturbing commercial on TV. It is for Dentyne Ice Breakers. In the commercial, a couple is in the back of a cab and...

Surplus Questionnaire Wasteful

Nov 14, 2004 / 9:51 am

Have to agree with L.H. on this one. The MLA""s that people voted in have not done their jobs that voters got them in to do. They do not speak for us and if...

Shoppers to Blame

Nov 14, 2004 / 9:30 am

It is with much interest that I read about the big outcry against stores and malls opening on what used to be holidays. Remembrance Day, Easter, New Years Day...

Parents Bear Responsibility

Nov 14, 2004 / 9:25 am

After reading DS""s letter, ""Awareness Needed for Youth"" I had to respond. You say you were surprised to find that your 16 year old didn""t know much about...

Venting On Cigarette Butts

Nov 13, 2004 / 5:30 am

I don""t really care if this isn""t printed, I just need to vent. I was walking my daughter to school this morning and saw another person throw their cigarette...

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