Poll: Use Replacement Players?

Oct 14, 2004 / 4:50 pm

The NHL distanced itself Tuesday from comments made over the weekend by new Atlanta Thrashers part-owner Steve Belkin, who told the Boston Herald the league was...

Poll: Did Feds Lie About Surplus

Oct 13, 2004 / 4:54 pm

Finance Minister Ralph Goodale said the federal government posted a $9.1-billion surplus in its most recent fiscal year as a healthier-than-expected economy and...

Poll: Segregation In BC Schools

Oct 12, 2004 / 11:43 am

Two schools in Abbotsford, B.C., are hoping to boost grades by separating the boys from the girls in math and English classes. Provincial test results and...

Celebrate Thanksgiving?

Oct 9, 2004 / 1:33 pm

It is the annual Thanksgiving weekend and families are getting together all over the country. Monday is the actual statutory holiday but Thanksgiving is also...

Poll: Support Safe Streets Act?

Oct 8, 2004 / 3:28 pm

The Campbell government has outlined its controversial Safe Streets legislation. It""s broken down into two sections: The Safe Streets Act and the Trespass Act....

Poll: Do You Recycle?

Oct 7, 2004 / 4:06 pm

After more than one year of background research and public consultation, the Regional District and the City of Kelowna have added paper to the list of materials...

Poll: Support PSAC Strike Action?

Oct 6, 2004 / 11:55 am

The union representing 80,000 federal government workers has decided to start rolling strikes at midnight Wednesday to put pressure on federal negotiators. The...

Poll: Will Weisbeck Get Elected?

Oct 4, 2004 / 4:44 pm

Sarina Sandana-Weisbeck has officially launched her bid for the Liberal nomination in Kelowna-Lake Country. She cites a “Crisis of Democracy” and commits to...

Halfway House Solution?

Oct 3, 2004 / 12:49 pm

Criminals who have a history of violent crime are escaping too often from halfway houses, according to an internal Corrections Canada report. The study examined...

Poll: Give Clarkson The Boot?

Oct 1, 2004 / 3:06 pm

Gov. Gen. Adrienne Clarkson is staying on for another year, solving a delicate problem for Prime Minister Paul Martin and his minority Liberal government....

Poll: Ban Fireworks

Sep 30, 2004 / 4:08 pm

Fire chiefs on the Lower Mainland are pushing for a province-wide ban on fireworks – based mainly on the cost to communities. A study by the chiefs shows that...

Poll: Agree With Pool Decision?

Sep 29, 2004 / 5:07 pm

Kelowna City Council surprised many yesterday by unanimously voting in favour of a $32.8 million 50 meter pool for the Mission. At their last meeting, September...

Poll: Banning ATV""s On KVR

Sep 28, 2004 / 10:01 am

A battle is brewing between ATV riders across the province and Trails BC. The riders say they""re being banned from riding their vehicles on BC trails including...

Afford Mortgage?

Sep 26, 2004 / 9:20 am

According to a new poll done by CIBC, nine out of ten Canadian mortgage home owners are confident they can afford their mortgage payments, if rates go up by one...

Poll: Care About Kelowna""s Homeless?

Sep 23, 2004 / 4:41 pm

A new census on the homelessness situation in Kelowna has been released and the picture is getting any brighter. The census was carried out in April of this...

Poll: Hells Angels As Neighbours

Sep 22, 2004 / 3:24 pm

The man in charge of investigating organized crime in BC has confirmed what many Kelowna residents already know -- the Hells Angels are setting up a chapter...

Poll: UBCM Waste Of Money?

Sep 20, 2004 / 5:07 pm

As many as 15 hundred politicians will be in Kelowna this week for the annual Union of B.C. Municipalities convention. Hotels are booked solid for the event...

Poll: Flu Shot?

Sep 19, 2004 / 7:38 am

Mark down October 11 on your calendar for the second annual Kelowna Medical Society-Kiwanis Clubs of Kelowna Health Fair and Free Flu Shot Clinic. More than...

Poll: Bush Or Kerry?

Sep 17, 2004 / 4:43 pm

Two new national polls suggest the race between U.S. President George W. Bush and Democratic challenger John Kerry has tightened up again, with both...

Will Health Cash Make A Difference?

Sep 16, 2004 / 5:33 pm

The provinces and the federal government signed a landmark 10-year, $41B deal at the first ministers health summit in Ottawa early Thursday morning. The...