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Letters

Are we sheep?

May 21, 2014 / 12:46 pm

Well, spring is here as we head into the May long weekend, and of course, long weekend gas prices have now arrived, in time to gouge the people who have travel...

Gas gouge

May 21, 2014 / 12:41 pm

Me thinks the RCMP should stop calling biker gangs “organized crime groups” What is the difference between them and the organized crime group known...

To tip or not to tip

May 21, 2014 / 12:34 pm

If I go to a restaurant for a meal and I’m getting a good service, I give a good tip. If the service is bad, I give little or nothing. And that has worked...

Long weekend gas $ gouged

May 16, 2014 / 10:28 am

The oil companies realize that the Canadian public is so used to the prices going up on long weekend that there is no reaction to this any more, what people...

Vets it's time to fight again

May 14, 2014 / 2:30 pm

Closure of our DVA Office Kelowna. The public is aware of the closure of our DVA office even after the numbers of disabled veterans, over 2200 cases, and a...

Trails and trash

May 14, 2014 / 2:26 pm

On the trail, my horse and I pass by old Christmas trees dumped, young healthy trees that have topped, gorgeous old pines cut down for firewood, prunings,...

Gas pains

May 6, 2014 / 3:08 pm

On the weekend my wife and I went to Kamloops through Vernon and to our shock gas was only $1.34.9 a litre, now we get told stories about cost and transporting...

Classified Etiquette

May 6, 2014 / 3:00 pm

Over the last year of personal downsizing, Castanet’s Classifieds have been a great local platform, though what should be a satisfying mutual transaction...

Tax hikes

May 6, 2014 / 2:55 pm

This news of proposed tax hikes smacks of the present councils' fixation with keeping Kelowna for the financially well off. Hopefully a new council will...

Privacy Erosion

May 4, 2014 / 7:00 am

It never fails to amaze me that all levels of government continue to find ways to justify the erosion of our right to privacy. This is a "free"...

Bikes Vs. Vehicles

May 3, 2014 / 6:00 am

As the weather gets more spring-like, the conflicts between bikes and vehicles become more frequent. Today, four of us were cycling down the steep Oyama Road...

Bear kill letter

May 2, 2014 / 6:00 am

Re: Letter from citizens appalled by the bear killing. If it was in your backyard, harmed your pets, or even worse, your family, it would be different. The...

Freedom at risk? Really?

May 2, 2014 / 6:00 am

I find it laughable that retorts of this nature even considered for editorial placement, let alone actually placed as such. A subject as contentious as cameras...

A thank you tweet

May 1, 2014 / 3:48 pm

I just wanted to share a wonderful story and send a huge Thank You to the Rutland Pet Hospital. On Easter Monday my husband and I found an injured bird outside...

Cameras around the city

May 1, 2014 / 3:21 pm

Grow up people. Letters from dangerously paranoid people worried about non existent CRIME are bringing our society to a complete stop. You're not in...

Dog gone friendly

May 1, 2014 / 3:17 pm

I would like to thank the mother and son who returned our dog Ernie, after he escaped from our yard. We were not aware of a hole in our fence he was able to get...

Financial dignity of veterans

May 1, 2014 / 3:16 pm

In the old days, we were the best country in the world, because we stood up for democracy. Today many of our disabled veterans are walking the streets suffering...

Mayor's chair

May 1, 2014 / 3:10 pm

I just read that Colin Basran is going to be running for Mayor. I think this is good and hope a lot more people put their hats into the ring, except Sharon...

Freedom at risk

Apr 25, 2014 / 4:27 pm

To the gentleman who 'personally loves the cameras' I have just one thing to say....you need to read George Orwell's 1984. You and others like you,...

Scam alert

Apr 25, 2014 / 4:16 pm

Yesterday received another telephone call from 250-869-5921 (recorded message indicating I had won a free flight for $900. With WestJet and to press one to...

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