Show a little compassion

Nov 15, 2018 / 4:53 pm

Re: Drug bag found in alley The public shaming demonstrated in this article was appalling. The sarcastic attempt to reunite the makeup bag with its owner by...

City, RDOS squabbling

Nov 15, 2018 / 4:50 pm

It was an eye opener to read that Karla Kozakevich has so little faith in her fellow directors on the RDOS board that she thinks the loss of Judy Sentes on the...

Worth remembering

Nov 15, 2018 / 4:37 pm

This Remembrance Day was the first in my 60 years that meant so much to me. I have always worn the poppy, always been thankful for the sacrifices made by those...

Can't take leap of faith

Nov 14, 2018 / 12:12 pm

Facts about the potential aftermath of B.C.’s proportional representation referendum have been difficult to sort out, with minimal information provided by...

Rude, ignorant in debate

Nov 14, 2018 / 12:08 pm

I watched the debate on the proportional representation referendum. I must admit I am still a little undecided, but will get my vote in on time. That's...

Not without me there

Nov 14, 2018 / 12:06 pm

When you sell your home these days, it is common for the purchasers to get an inspection. It used to be that your realtor, whom you paid $5,000 to $10,000 to...

Random act of kindness

Nov 14, 2018 / 12:01 pm

I was at Walmart, picking up a few bags of groceries, when and older gentleman ahead of us paid our $50 bill with an exclamation of “Merry...

Highway 97 is a mess

Nov 13, 2018 / 12:06 pm

Re: How to fix Highway 97 The highway needs better signage for half the traffic going to the airport, Vernon and beyond. Going through Glenmore via Spall or...

Good, old-fashioned way

Nov 13, 2018 / 11:58 am

I’ll bet you didn’t even know or think the current electoral system was broken, did you? And if the NDP and Greens hadn’t come up with this...

Unfortunate pruning job

Nov 13, 2018 / 11:52 am

In follow up to your article regarding the unethical tree work done at the plaza on Highway 97. It is very unfotunate that someone made the decsion to do such...

Concern over neighbours

Nov 13, 2018 / 11:47 am

We are senior apartment owners in Ambrosi Tower. We support housing for people experiencing or at risk of homelessness. As citizens of Kelowna, we are aware of...

Mind your own business

Nov 12, 2018 / 10:14 am

Further to the letter from Ken Oakes, we should all be outraged that Stats Can wants to access our bank accounts without our knowledge or permission. What is...

So much hot air on gas

Nov 12, 2018 / 10:11 am

We are being asked to get out of our comfort zone, turn our heat down and have cold showers to reduce natural gas consumption. I am willing to do my part....

An endangered species?

Nov 12, 2018 / 10:09 am

The Canadian Down Syndrome Society has launched a campaign to get people living with Down syndrome placed on the endangered species list. Some may see this as...

A staggering feat - not

Nov 12, 2018 / 10:05 am

I was driving home, enjoying the speed bumps on the detour created by the soon to be completed Wine Trail upgrade in West Kelowna. Between bumps, I began to...

Time to ditch the change

Nov 12, 2018 / 10:01 am

The BC NDP’s no-go on ditching the time change affects everyone. They hollowly blame U.S. trade, but the primary commercial borders are open 24/7, so...

Get informed, then vote

Nov 12, 2018 / 9:55 am

British Columbians have an important decision to make, and I fear that much of the province has made up its mind without due diligence. Changing our electoral...

The real crisis is seniors

Nov 11, 2018 / 9:00 am

Skyrocketing rents and dwindling affordable housing are driving seniors to the brink of homelessness. The high rents are forcing seniors on fixed incomes to...

Lies and misdirection

Nov 11, 2018 / 9:00 am

How can we, as reasonably intelligent British Columbians, watch the evening news and recognize Donald Trump's words as nothing more than lies, misdirection,...

Power to the people

Nov 10, 2018 / 9:00 am

The process of selecting candidates to run in an election continues to be a contentious issue, and subject to a lot of controversy and misinterpretation....