Poll

Poll: best US president?

Dec 2, 2018 / 8:12 am

George H.W. Bush, a patrician New Englander whose presidency soared with the coalition victory over Iraq in Kuwait, but then plummeted in the throes of a weak...

Poll: refineries vs pipelines

Nov 29, 2018 / 7:11 pm

South Okanagan-West Kootenay MP Richard Cannings says the federal government’s $4.5 billion it spent on the Trans Mountain pipeline would have been better...

Poll: finding a rental

Nov 28, 2018 / 8:16 pm

The rental vacancy rate in Kelowna has increased by nearly two per cent over the last year. The Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation announced Wednesday in...

Poll: season of giving

Nov 27, 2018 / 6:15 pm

Following Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Giving Tuesday kicked off in the pouring rain at Kelowna City Hall, Tuesday. The international event, which encourages...

Poll: postal strike legislation

Nov 26, 2018 / 7:18 pm

Mail service will resume all across the country at noon Tuesday after the Senate passed legislation ordering an end to five weeks of rotating strikes by postal...

Poll: private health care

Nov 25, 2018 / 7:49 am

Private clinics embroiled in a legal battle against the B.C. government have scored a victory after a judge ordered an injunction against provisions in the law...

Poll: banks and your money

Nov 22, 2018 / 8:54 pm

Canada's financial consumer watchdog has got the green light to probe how banking customer complaints are handled internally and by external complaint...

Poll: have you voted yet?

Nov 20, 2018 / 6:52 pm

About a quarter of eligible voters in the province have made their feelings known on electoral reform. According to Elections BC, 24 per cent (779,200) of...

Poll: racism in the valley

Nov 19, 2018 / 7:15 pm

Racist graffiti has been sprayed on a Sikh temple in Kelowna. The president of the Gurdwara Guru Amardas Darbar Sikh Society said Monday he is saddened that...

Poll: highway maintenance

Nov 15, 2018 / 7:30 pm

A Spanish multinational company is taking over the snow-clearing and maintenance contracts for highways and provincial roads in the Okanagan, Shuswap and...

Poll: another Olympics?

Nov 14, 2018 / 7:32 pm

Gripped by disappointment after Calgary's 2026 plans were seemingly snuffed after a plebiscite, Canadian Olympic Committee president Tricia Smith remains...

Poll: buying legal weed

Nov 13, 2018 / 5:51 pm

B.C.-based cannabis producer Tilray Inc. says product has been selling out in the first few weeks of legalization and while it has explored buying wholesale to...

Poll: do you remember?

Nov 12, 2018 / 10:47 am

Okanagan residents gathered to remember and honour veterans on Sunday. Rev. Dick Fletcher said Kelowna's Remembrance Day ceremony had the largest attendance...

Poll: who won the debate?

Nov 8, 2018 / 8:32 pm

British Columbia's political leaders clashed in a debate on electoral reform on Thursday, with Premier John Horgan casting proportional representation as...

Poll: conserving gas

Nov 7, 2018 / 8:18 pm

FortisBC is looking at several options to boost its stock of natural gas in an effort to get its customers through the winter after a pipeline blast squeezed...

Poll: bitten by bugs

Nov 6, 2018 / 7:06 pm

A family visiting from Calgary checked into a Kelowna motel, spent the night and woke up the next morning to find bed bugs. “My wife had bugs crawling on...

Poll: how bad is crime?

Nov 5, 2018 / 7:16 pm

According to the latest by Maclean's Magazine, Kelowna is the only city in the Okanagan where crime is falling. The publication's annual Most Dangerous...

Poll: proportional or not?

Nov 1, 2018 / 7:15 pm

Premier John Horgan says he has already voted in B.C.'s Nov. 30 mail-in electoral reform referendum. He says he voted Yes to change the way residents vote...

Poll: hungry little goblins

Oct 30, 2018 / 7:02 pm

Halloween is creeping closer and closer, and there are a few things you can do to keep your little goblins safe. The Kelowna Fire Department and RCMP want...

Poll: deciding by a draw

Oct 29, 2018 / 6:47 pm

Cindy Fortin gave out a long sigh of relief when Madam Justice Ellen Burdett declared her mayor of Peachland for the next four years. After nine days and three...

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