Letters

Heading nowhere fast

Nov 28, 2018 / 12:32 pm

Please explain why people would be allowed to use illegal substances in a supportive apartment setting – when it's illegal. Would it not make more...

Hard to rent with a pet

Nov 28, 2018 / 12:27 pm

A lot of people nowadays have pets, and more than half of the housing situation spanning from Kelowna to West Kelowna and Vernon is not pet friendly. I think...

Respect goes both ways

Nov 27, 2018 / 12:17 pm

I realize the homeless and/or addicts are in need of help in our city. I am an open-minded person, not prejudiced against anyone. But, the used needle problem...

Neighbour concerns ignored

Nov 27, 2018 / 12:12 pm

Council has recently increased security at City Hall. They are concerned about one incident concerning a homeless person, that this could become an issue for...

You bet media is slanted

Nov 27, 2018 / 12:07 pm

Re: Following the piper You bet the Washington Post, Reuters, Associated Press, BBC, and Canadian Press are slanted. The elites and the "big six"...

Time for mandatory voting?

Nov 27, 2018 / 12:04 pm

Jon Peter Christoff writes about 50 per cent plus one in our current referendum. It's not funny. When Christy Clark won her last majority, she had only 21...

PM did pay his respects

Nov 27, 2018 / 12:01 pm

Re: the letter Sending poor message Our prime minister was in France with more than 70 other world leaders to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of...

A job well done

Nov 27, 2018 / 11:59 am

Wonderful to read about the reduced-cost dental clinic in Vernon. Truly a wonderful gift for so many people. I wonder if Kelowna and Penticton have similar...

Unshackle us from ICBC

Nov 26, 2018 / 2:46 pm

Please stop raking me over the coals. I’ve never used ICBC liability insurance, and I get all my other insurance services through a third party. Any time...

Your tax dollars at work

Nov 26, 2018 / 2:41 pm

When will the spending stop? The federal Liberals are going to give $595,000,000 of our tax dollars to newspapers and media organizations. They are going to...

If you don't vote...

Nov 26, 2018 / 2:39 pm

Re: Political power play I don’t see anything particularly egregious about the electoral reform referendum process, nor do I see anybody imposing anything...

Whose safety matters?

Nov 26, 2018 / 2:37 pm

Re: the story More security for council They have had one incident with the homeless, that I have read about anyway, and they feel threatened? They are...

Running out of options

Nov 25, 2018 / 9:00 am

I think it's time someone inquires as to why we have a Service Canada office in Kelowna, when they cannot assist anyone with their claims. All they can do...

So much about safety

Nov 25, 2018 / 9:00 am

Re: Council chambers get more security How strange that our city council feels threatened by one homeless person. The Agassiz Road residents have been ridiculed...

Liberal pride shines

Nov 24, 2018 / 9:00 am

Our beautiful city played host to over 400 Liberals from across the province and some special guests from across the country. It was an energizing and engaging...

Not in any neighbourhood

Nov 24, 2018 / 9:00 am

It would appear that some in this great city think high-end neighbourhoods should be exempt from a “wet supportive housing facility.” Interesting to...

Trump no economic wizard

Nov 23, 2018 / 2:13 pm

Re: Reconsider Trump facts A few other Trump facts worth noting. The U.S. total personal debt is 15.8 trillion, not billion, trillion. The highest in history....

Go after grant money

Nov 23, 2018 / 2:09 pm

I agree with Coldstream Mayor Jim Garlick’s recent comments that it would appear our North Okanagan Regional District has likely not received its fair...

Can it get any worse?

Nov 23, 2018 / 2:04 pm

Will pro-rep diminish local representation? Can it get any worse? Local representatives have all the power of a wet noodle. Party discipline is iron-clad. It...

Writer says he's sorry

Nov 23, 2018 / 2:01 pm

I would like to take the opportunity to apologize to any member of the Joe Rich community who may have been offended by my recent post. The views expressed were...

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