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Letters

Talk to convoy supporters

Jan 28, 2022 / 11:27 am

The (truck) convoy is not just a bunch of unvaxxed truckers driving to Ottawa. These people are from every walk of life. They are vaxxed, unvaxxed, fathers,...

Start thinking of others

Jan 28, 2022 / 10:55 am

Re: Patrick MacDonald’s letter Convoy misguided (Castanet, Jan. 27) I couldn’t agree more with Patrick MacDonalds’ comments. Firstly, to the...

Wolf reduction supported

Jan 28, 2022 / 10:37 am

Re.: Poll: Wolf cull (Castanet, Jan. 27) As for the wolf reduction program, it is backed by science and caribou recovery in British Columbia should be a...

Does't feel safe on streets

Jan 28, 2022 / 10:32 am

Re.: Poll: Do you feel safe on the downtown streets of your city? (Castanet, Jan. 25) I am 69 years old and have lived in Kelowna since 1969. For the last...

Why move WK meters?

Jan 27, 2022 / 10:10 am

In the just issued West Kelowna council update, there is reference to the city changing the setup for water meters. Instead of keeping the meters safely inside...

Convoy misguided

Jan 27, 2022 / 9:45 am

It is with significant puzzlement that I observe the supporters and drivers of the “Freedom Convoy” currently operating across Canada. One would...

Protect watersheds

Jan 27, 2022 / 9:37 am

Re.: Poll: Watershed protection (Castanet, Jan. 26) This should have been done 30 years ago, but, like every ministry in this (current provincial) government...

Get vaccinated

Jan 27, 2022 / 9:23 am

As a triple-vaccinated senior who has not had a single side effect of Covid, I fail to understand the reluctance to get (vaccine) shots, except for those with...

The unprotected protected

Jan 26, 2022 / 3:21 pm

It is ludicrous to try to protect the protected from the unprotected by forcing the unprotected to take the protection that did not protect the protected in the...

Truckers thanked

Jan 26, 2022 / 12:42 pm

For the past two years, truckers, nurses and doctors, working without vaccines, have proven able to provide essential services without contracting covid...

Help for seniors

Jan 26, 2022 / 12:15 pm

We are all aware that the pandemic has brought to light a number of shortcomings in our health care system, specifically with regard to seniors. For a number...

Reason for vaccination

Jan 26, 2022 / 10:39 am

Let me start by saying I am a triple-vaxed senior. That said, I know I am only protecting myself. Being vaccinated, I can still catch and/or spread Covid. An...

Don't report Covid numbers

Jan 26, 2022 / 10:22 am

I keep hearing Covid numbers are down and cases have peaked. How can anyone actually know this when it’s next to impossible to get tested. Case numbers...

No to government control

Jan 26, 2022 / 10:17 am

Re.: Thoughts on trucker convoy (Castanet, Jan. 25) I saw the video posted yesterday about people's thoughts on the trucker convoy and I just wanted to let...

Use trucker funds for health

Jan 26, 2022 / 9:45 am

Re.: R. Neigum’s letter Support the truckers (Castanet, Jan. 24) I think that this is an excellent idea. I believe that this cause has already received...

No wonder he's stranded

Jan 25, 2022 / 4:11 pm

Re.: Stranded in Cancun (Castanet, Jan. 25) The Canadian government said don't travel, but forget that, you knew best. Arriving in Cancun with your small...

Think of others at this time

Jan 25, 2022 / 3:57 pm

Re: R. Neigum’s letter Support the truckers (Castanet, Jan. 24) No mention of responsibilities (yet again), lots of rights and freedoms, but no...

Convoy not about vaccine

Jan 25, 2022 / 3:46 pm

Re.: Thoughts on truck convoy (Castanet, Jan. 25) After watching the short video Castanet produced asking what people thought about the trucker convoy, I was...

Rights with responsibilities

Jan 25, 2022 / 3:38 pm

Re.: Trucker funds frozen (castanet, Jan. 25) I disagree with the trucker's actions. It further undermines the efforts taken by responsible citizens who...

Convoy 'restoring' glory

Jan 25, 2022 / 2:41 pm

Re.: Convoy heads for Winnipeg (Castanet, Jan. 25) I stand with the truckers, but it's not because I'm worried about supply chain issues, although that...

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