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Council Not A Bank

Mar 17, 2005 / 5:30 am

I honestly felt physically ill upon hearing the KVPACS’s request for financial help from our city. How very bold to consider accessing further “funding from...

Salaries VS Cost Of Living

Mar 17, 2005 / 5:30 am

I couldn""t agree more with the letter by XX that wages are ridiculous! Just a few weeks ago we learned that Kelowna is one of the most expensive cities to live...

Wages Are Ridiculous

Mar 16, 2005 / 5:30 am

I have been in and out of work ever since Western Star Trucks shut down. This is due to many companies going through long layoff periods and very seasonal work....

Appalled At Mayor

Mar 16, 2005 / 5:30 am

I am absolutely appalled that Mayor Walter Grey would oppose the resolution regarding the firefighters and WCB regarding the issue of cancer and the dangers...

U-Turns Legal?

Mar 16, 2005 / 5:30 am

Q: I""ve recently made a bet (with one of your Auxiliary Members) in relation to the rules surrounding U-turns. My friend (the member) did a U-turn directly in...

Appreciated Staff

Mar 15, 2005 / 5:30 am

Praise the care at KGH. I was admitted in December for surgery and dealt with approximately 10 different nurses and doctors (that I can remember) and out of all...

Support Hospital Workers

Mar 15, 2005 / 5:30 am

I have been in the hospital for numerous surgeries, and other things and I come out in support of the staff, and how overworked they are, and the nurses have...

Damage To Property

Mar 15, 2005 / 5:30 am

This morning I saw an article where Burne Ave. will have a detour, due to sewer and water line upgrades. I have only one thing to say to the residents of Burne...

Pay Your Own Loan

Mar 15, 2005 / 5:30 am

I would like to express my disapproval at the Kelowna Visual and Performing Arts Centre Society for asking the City to assume full responsibility for a more...

Wash Your Car?

Mar 14, 2005 / 5:30 am

I am responding to C.K.""s concerns about the water shortage. I can""t help but wonder if you also complain about the fact that your car gets filthy dirty from...

More to Rising Airfares

Mar 14, 2005 / 5:15 am

Your recent poll asks the question "will the demise of JetsGo cause higher airfares"? seems to suggest that this is the only factor causing costs to the flying...

Don""t Complain

Mar 14, 2005 / 5:00 am

It seems to me, that no matter where you look these days, someone is complaining about the services that they receive in their local hospitals. ( Response to W....

Future Health Care

Mar 13, 2005 / 9:37 am

After having the displeasure to spend five days in our own Kelowna General Hospital after major surgery, I am writing to express my concern about the future of...

I Would Not Shoot

Mar 13, 2005 / 8:32 am

People say that they would shoot if put in that situation. Well I would not. From what we are hearing the boy was bit, not hospitalized for being mauled or...

Fab 5 Great

Mar 13, 2005 / 7:29 am

I agree with those who have written in regarding the sad write up on the Duran Duran concert. I was there and the fab 5 have never sounded better and put on an...

Wear a Muzzle

Mar 13, 2005 / 7:27 am

A few years ago you could ride a bike or even a motorcycle without wearing a Helmut. Then a law was passed so not as many people got hurt and after that we wore...

Duran In Fine Form

Mar 13, 2005 / 7:22 am

I want to lend my voice to the Duran Duran fan who wrote in. I too have been surprised and dismayed at the negative press that this concert received. The band...

Do Your Job SPCA

Mar 13, 2005 / 7:15 am

Recently there was a young boy bitten on the heel by a dog. I am completely disgusted with the SPCA and the police at this point. Not only did this father (who...

I Would Shoot

Mar 13, 2005 / 5:00 am

My answer would have to be YES... In you article your quote: "It""s not the right thing do," says Sergeant Julio Krenz. "Use the police for what they""re meant...

Angry About Jetsgo

Mar 12, 2005 / 2:11 pm

So what happens to Michel Leblanc the president of Jetsgo? Did he not just defraud 17,000 people across Canada? So now that he has advised that the company has...

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