Letter: Early For Fools

Apr 1, 2004 / 5:30 am

To Inspector McKinnon Kelowna""s top cop. It""s a little early for an April fools joke. When I read the officer turned a corner the trunk popped open and out...

Letters: BNL Was Great!

Apr 1, 2004 / 12:30 am

What a show! I just got back from the best concert I have ever been to. The Barenaked ladies played awesome music, some old, some new and put on a great show....

Letter: Double Standards

Mar 31, 2004 / 3:00 pm

I get a kick out of the Regional District "Smoke Bylaw" Seems that they are barking up the wrong tree. Take a good look around this spring and see and smell...

Letters: Amazed At Support

Mar 31, 2004 / 5:30 am

The Conservative leadership race is over. After more than 5 hours of registration, voting, waiting, and repeating the entire process, the counting is done, and...

Letters: Water Frustrations

Mar 31, 2004 / 5:30 am

It is a shame that in this day and age when everyone is so wrapped up in all their own things that no one is watching what the people in charge are doing. And...

Letter: Update Sindy Hawkins

Mar 30, 2004 / 5:30 am

Dear Friends, Here""s how my past week has been: On the afternoon of March 23rd I got the call I""d been hoping and waiting to get for a week. I was told a bed...

Letter: Chief Robert Louie

Mar 30, 2004 / 5:00 am

Dear Sir: Perhaps it was to be expected that as we come close to the finish line with Westbank First Nation Self-government, those who have not been as involved...

Letter: Heartfelt Thanks

Mar 29, 2004 / 2:29 pm

On behalf of the Heart and Stroke Foundation""s Okanagan/Kootenay area office, I would like to extend a heartfelt thanks to the people of Kelowna, for their...

Letter: Charity Giving

Mar 29, 2004 / 5:59 am

I just finished my personal income tax return and guess what? If my math is correct I get a greater credit (more than double) by donating to a POLITICAL PARTY...

Letter: No Burning

Mar 29, 2004 / 5:58 am

I get a kick out of the Regional District "Smoke Bylaw" Seems that they are barking up the wrong tree. Take a good look around this spring and see and smell...

Letter: Keep Cougar

Mar 29, 2004 / 5:57 am

Okay so our wildlife officers say a young cougar wouldn""t make it on it""s own and that it must be put down. I wonder what George and Joy adamson of the born...

Letter: No Moorage

Mar 28, 2004 / 6:05 am

I have been on the hunt for moorage for a houseboat in Kelowna for about a week now, with no success. I am a member of the Kelowna Yacht Club, and there is a...

Letter: Long Term Care

Mar 28, 2004 / 6:00 am

Colin Hansen, Minister of Health Services, needs to listen-up - to seniors, their families, health care professionals, and organizations advocating against care...

Letter: Save the Cougar

Mar 27, 2004 / 6:37 pm

In the news a young cougar was spotted at two locations. It is so small and harmless that the conservation officers feel they have to KILL it because it can""t...

Letter: Water Restrictions

Mar 27, 2004 / 4:00 pm

There isn""t a problem for me if we have to go to water restrictions. I have a nice lawn and don""t water it every day. I water it properly. Instead of doing it...

Letter: Transients

Mar 27, 2004 / 6:00 am

Kelowna is really starting to look like Vancouver. Transients fill the streets looking for a taste of the good life. A life where the mass of liberals will give...

Letter: Insurance Worth It

Mar 26, 2004 / 7:00 pm

I am the front desk manager at a local hotel. At present we have a lovely lady staying here who IS covered by her insurance policy. This woman is not wealthy...

Letter: Rec Centre

Mar 26, 2004 / 7:00 pm

It really bothers me that our local community centre, you know, the one that our taxes pay for, didn""t even have the courtesy to open their pool for longer...

Letter: Pay It Forward

Mar 26, 2004 / 6:00 am

I too am appalled by the comments of the fellow that accepted assistance from the community last summer but would begrudge any assistance by the community to...

Letter: Judicial Guilt

Mar 26, 2004 / 6:00 am

There is something seriously wrong with our judicial system these days. Children are taught to fess up and tell the truth when they make a mistake, so why is it...