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Syrian refugees

Nov 16, 2015 / 11:29 am

The admittance of Syrian refugees should go to referendum! New information says that Greece found Syrians had forged documents. Likely all their documents are...

A bitter lesson

Nov 16, 2015 / 11:27 am

France has just learned a bitter lesson from allowing its Muslim population to grow to five million. Canada still has time to block immigration from Muslim...

FortisBC answers questions

Nov 13, 2015 / 9:39 am

FortisBC works with customers to answer questions FortisBC recognizes that the cost of electricity is an important consideration for customers. Recently, a new...

New Canadians

Nov 13, 2015 / 9:36 am

Re: 25,000 new Canadians How sad that such his presumably self thought “actual thinking population” as he states in his letter has truly missed the...

BC Wild Salmon Runs

Nov 12, 2015 / 1:41 pm

OPEN LETTER: the Damaged State of BC Wild Salmon Runs and the Implementation of the Cohen Commission Recommendations Dear Minister Tootoo, The First Nations...

Remembrance

Nov 12, 2015 / 12:31 pm

I can't even begin to fathom what our veterans 'remember': We are taught to 'remember' their sacrifice. We are taught to 'remember'...

Remember

Nov 12, 2015 / 9:42 am

A moment of silence, A lifetime of peace, Respect that is paid To the fallen deceased. My childhood memories Of him in the parade, The "Last Post" on...

25,000 new Canadians

Nov 10, 2015 / 1:03 pm

For crying out loud. What is the fuss about a welcoming a measly, almost invisible by world standards, 25K new residents? Thank the lord that sort of thinking...

CPP delays continue

Nov 10, 2015 / 12:55 pm

For over 3 years the Conservative government denied my CPP Disability benefits (no thanks to Mr. Cannan’s office). By September this year, and multiple...

Don Cherry

Nov 10, 2015 / 12:39 pm

You know folks, I do not always agree with Don Cherry, his opinions and his comments, but today I give him 1000% on his opinions and comments on what our poppy...

My first Fortis bill

Nov 9, 2015 / 12:25 pm

I have just received my first Fortis electric bill after moving to Kelowna 2 months ago. I was surprised that BC Hydro did not expand to this area & was...

A lesson on herding cats

Nov 9, 2015 / 11:54 am

I clearly recognize that Justin and Sophie have just started their second honeymoon. This one not quite as romantic. The newly minted Prime Minister has told...

Homelessness 2015

Nov 9, 2015 / 11:48 am

Homelessness is not a new phenomenon to our region. In 2005 a 4 Pillar Coalition identified 28 goals in a Drug and Alcohol plan. The call for action identified...

Ending homelessness

Nov 9, 2015 / 11:40 am

If they are planning to end homelessness, don't you think it time to raise welfare so you don't get more people on the streets and the people that are...

Temporary spike in jobs

Nov 9, 2015 / 11:10 am

Re: Canada's labour force enjoys temporary spike in jobs, likely election work: Statcan, Andy Blatchford, 11.05.2015 Canada's labour force ballooned...

Thank you Mr. Cannan

Nov 6, 2015 / 3:39 pm

Being new residents to Kelowna, our first encounter with our Member of Parliament, Ron Cannan, was during a visit to Ottawa this spring. In very short order, we...

Legal dog swim?

Nov 4, 2015 / 1:57 pm

Guess which photo is of a legal dog swim in Okanagan lake? It would be the one with my grand-daughter Carrie at Cedar Creek off-leash Dog Beach. We had many fun...

Warriors create community

Nov 3, 2015 / 4:30 pm

I have a 7 year-old son, Brendan, with a progressive, ultimately fatal disease. We found out back on 12/12/12 and since that time Brendan has been stable,...

Further action needed

Nov 3, 2015 / 2:02 pm

OPEN LETTER: Further Action Needed by Province in Response to RCY Report “Paige’s Story” Dear Premier Clark and Minister Cadieux, We are...

Taxes

Nov 3, 2015 / 11:35 am

I have no problems whatsoever with paying my taxes, my problem is how they are being used. How can any sane person justify bringing in 25,000 migrants, keep...

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