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Letters

Election Issues

Apr 11, 2005 / 5:15 am

So our local MLA""s did not like the reactions of reporters to being manipulated? Guess it""s tough when the proverbial shoe is on the other foot! Personally, I...

Bridge Traffic Suggestion

Apr 11, 2005 / 5:00 am

I have lived in Kelowna for over 20 years and have heard discussions about the bridge since I moved here. To start with I do live on the Westside and love it...

Biases Are Inevitable

Apr 10, 2005 / 8:00 am

This letter is in regards to the comments of Frank Byl. I am sorry that you were ignorant regarding the bridge construction. However, most of Kelowna""s...

A Resounding Success

Apr 10, 2005 / 5:30 am

You don""t have to be Jewish to enjoy Cantorial music and this was so evident on Wednesday April 6, 2005 in the Mary Irwin Theatre at the Rotary Centre for the...

Larger Arena Needed

Apr 10, 2005 / 5:30 am

To the reader who suggested Kelowna doesn""t need a bigger arena, you are very wrong. First of all, I have been a follower of the Rockets from back in the days...

Agree With Media

Apr 10, 2005 / 5:15 am

I didn""t know there was a press conference or I would have been there to ask the same questions that the media was asking. What I would like to know is why...

Reporters Just Doing Their Job

Apr 9, 2005 / 4:00 pm

I am writing in regards to the little BC Liberal photo-op held in the park. Blaine Gaffney was simply doing his job. Would the Liberals like to stifle or spin...

Political Grand Standing

Apr 9, 2005 / 2:00 pm

Talk about political grand standing. There must be an election in the near future. What a big waste of time for the reporters. MLA""s Rick Thorpe, Sindi Hawkins...

Media To Blame For Shouting Match

Apr 9, 2005 / 7:59 am

Dear Editor and Kelly Hayes: Give me the facts, just the facts. I, for one, was glad to see the announcement that the bridge project was getting started. I did...

Buying Votes

Apr 9, 2005 / 5:30 am

I whole heartedly agree with TH and his letter. Kudos to Castanet for finally publishing the truth. The money being handed out in this province to buy the votes...

Broke Retirement Package

Apr 9, 2005 / 5:30 am

Gordon Campbell broke my Retirement Package Contract! Im fairly ticked off at Gordon Campbell every time I go for dental work, or to my drugstore to pick up my...

Burning Bylaw Infractions

Apr 9, 2005 / 5:30 am

I congratulate the City of Kelowna and its zero tolerance campaign with burning bylaw infractions. But I also wonder if they are aware of how their neighbors in...

Thanks Shaw For Coverage

Apr 8, 2005 / 2:27 pm

This letter is in response to K.L.""s letter regarding Shaw""s programming schedule for the next round of the playoffs. This is just another example of someone...

Shaw Committed To WHL

Apr 8, 2005 / 2:16 pm

We are pleased to confirm that Shaw will provide coverage of the WHL Central Conference across Western Canada beginning this weekend with the Calgary vs Brandon...

Evaluate Position With U.S.

Apr 8, 2005 / 5:30 am

Reading your poll on whether or not to have the Americans present a passport when entering Canada, my first response was yes. If they can do it to us then we...

Pre-Election Bribery

Apr 8, 2005 / 5:30 am

The Liberal Government has recently announced their latest round of pre-election bribery. Millions of dollars towards sports centres in Kelowna and Penticton....

No Need For Larger Arena

Apr 7, 2005 / 1:51 pm

As the letter from one of your readers suggested that Prospera Place is too small I would disagree. I also am a long term Rockets fan and have 6 season tickets...

Disgruntled Customer Of Shaw

Apr 7, 2005 / 12:23 pm

I just read that Shaw Cable will not be carrying the Rockets games in Round 2 instead they will be carrying the ENTIRE Eastern Conference! What kind of crap is...

Tax On Tax

Apr 7, 2005 / 5:30 am

Castanet writes that gas prices could be worse for Kelowna motorists, as it""s over a dollar in the Lower Mainland. Well gas should be more expensive down...

Infringement On Rights

Apr 7, 2005 / 5:30 am

I just wanted to say good for you to the sweet little lady who went on CHBC news last night to try to do something about the harassment that goes on each...

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