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Weed the beach please

Nov 25, 2020 / 6:15 pm

Our beautiful beaches are at risk due to government's protection of weeds. So this is one of our prized public beaches. Rotary Beach is one of the beaches...

Hypocrisy

Nov 25, 2020 / 6:00 pm

Re: Trump not going anywhere I have to chuckle at the hypocrisy of Andy Thomsen in his letter of Nov.23,2020. As recently as this last October, Hillary Clinton...

Can't afford a lockdown

Nov 25, 2020 / 2:49 pm

Re: Flu has yet to arrive in BC Seeing this headline is not a real surprise and chances are we won't see it due to everything that is wrong with the human...

Double standards

Nov 25, 2020 / 2:47 pm

If there has been an identified case of COVID at the West Kelowna Walmart, I think the whole store should be forced to close down for two weeks of quarantine, a...

Show me your sources

Nov 25, 2020 / 2:46 pm

So, I finally had the pleasure today of being lectured by an anti-masker and a conspiracy theorist. At the bottle return depot, I met a pleasant lady in her...

What to do with kids?

Nov 25, 2020 / 2:34 pm

Do you have any suggestions on what to do with my kids for entertainment/recreation? It's dark when I get home, they have received a lifetime supply of...

Let's talk about freedom

Nov 25, 2020 / 4:00 am

As seniors, with underlying health conditions, we have lost our freedom. There are those in our society that claim that their freedom has been infringed upon...

Streaming isn't cheap

Nov 24, 2020 / 7:00 pm

Re: Stream more concerts While I share Ms. Tepsa's desire for more streaming concerts, there are a few things I wanted to point out about to explain why...

Encourage virtual music

Nov 24, 2020 / 7:00 pm

Re: Stream more concerts I totally agree with the sentiment of Jenine Tepsa's letter and the desire for more concerts. I definitely encourage her, and all...

New Costco a poor fit

Nov 24, 2020 / 5:00 pm

Re: Traffic an issue for Costco The new Costco site is not a good fit for that location. It will cause many traffic issues even with all those city studies...

Keep churches open

Nov 24, 2020 / 2:20 pm

Re: Don't single out churches I am writing this letter in support of Dr. Wilson’s comments in his letter dated November 23, 2020, regarding the...

A small price to pay

Nov 24, 2020 / 2:19 pm

When I was growing up I was taught, (both at home and at school) that just as all coins have two sides, all rights have responsibilities. The responsibilities...

Glad sign was rejected

Nov 24, 2020 / 2:18 pm

Re: Welcome art not welcome Congratulations to 6 of the 9 City of Kelowna councillors who voted against the proposal to include “public art” as part...

Trump not going anywhere

Nov 23, 2020 / 6:29 pm

Trump has a lot of media savvy, and his strategy is to continue to engage and manipulate the media, to make sure the cameras are on him - not Biden. He does...

Don't single out churches

Nov 23, 2020 / 6:28 pm

There seems to be a missing consideration in the recent actions of our esteemed Provincial Health Officer and Minister of Health. Freedom of religion is, in...

University still worth it

Nov 23, 2020 / 6:27 pm

With COVID-19 dramatically affecting all of our lives, graduating high school students are being forced to make the difficult decision of attending university...

It is about time

Nov 23, 2020 / 6:25 pm

"There's a time for everything." I guess it was time. At her Nov. 19 briefing, provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry announced face masks...

Thanks for publishing

Nov 23, 2020 / 1:58 pm

I believe many people confuse social programs with socialism. I don't think many people really understand what socialism entails or how it operates. I...

Just chill out

Nov 23, 2020 / 1:57 pm

The group of anti maskers say they do not want to be told to wear a mask. There is no Covid, there is no pandemic. Then I ask what are all the people dying...

Bad behaviour

Nov 23, 2020 / 1:56 pm

Re: Business faces anti-maskers Wow! Three young men threatening a young woman with a baby, it doesn’t get more macho manly than that, right? Something to...

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