175364

Letters

They need care

Jun 14, 2021 / 5:49 pm

It is my personal opinion that illegal drugs should never be legal. My grandson died from them last June 30 2020. He was only 37. He worked. He was not a street...

Fight for our freedom

Jun 14, 2021 / 5:38 pm

I had a chuckle over coffee after finding out that Xi Jinping disagrees with my position on socio-political matters (Robert Brown, Let Him Write). Thanks for...

Blame roads, not the modes

Jun 14, 2021 / 5:29 pm

All the criticism directed at e-scooters applies in stronger measure to automobiles. Let’s look at safety: Annually in Canada over the past 20 years...

Water your own trees

Jun 14, 2021 / 5:25 pm

Re: Help out thirsty trees I was a bit shocked and dismayed to see a representative from the City asking homeowners to help water trees outside their home on...

Vaccination a process

Jun 14, 2021 / 5:18 pm

I think the government of BC has to get better at educating our younger generations about how getting a vaccination is not instantaneous — that it is slow...

Opposed to apartments

Jun 14, 2021 / 5:14 pm

Re: Do apartments and golf mix? I am completely opposed to the apartment development proposed by CRC (a division of Burrard International) for the Pinnacle Golf...

Thoughts on trees and water

Jun 14, 2021 / 5:12 pm

So in the last few days there have been two articles on Castanet that caught my interest, one was saying how the lake is low and that we are heading into a...

Vote yes on the marina

Jun 14, 2021 / 5:11 pm

On my morning walk in Skaha Park today (June 12) I passed a young woman dressed in clothing that made her resemble a park ranger. She was passing out Vote No...

Keep party politics out

Jun 14, 2021 / 5:09 pm

Things have changed since the 2018 Municipal election. During that campaign, candidate Isaac Gilbert is quoted in local media in response to a question about...

Mean hearted thieves

Jun 14, 2021 / 4:23 pm

We recently moved to beautiful Crystal Drive in Vernon. In front of our home there were 2 chairs on our property by the sidewalk which we thought as odd and we...

Drag it into the light

Jun 11, 2021 / 6:37 pm

Re: Poll: bearing responsibility My take on this is the government is 50.1% responsible and the churches are 49.9%. The government bears more because they were...

Remember when you vote

Jun 11, 2021 / 6:36 pm

Re: Costco the rock crusher Doesn’t the picture accompanying this article say it all? A large ugly building in front of a nice residential building. Way...

Government to blame

Jun 11, 2021 / 6:28 pm

Your poll of June 9/'21 asked "Who bears more responsibility for the residential school system?" Over 50% of respondents feel that the church...

Smokers with more rights?

Jun 10, 2021 / 7:13 pm

I read the recent news article that ward 3-East in the Kelowna General Hospital has had a Covid-19 outbreak. I am more than familiar with this ward....

With an open mind, heart

Jun 10, 2021 / 7:11 pm

This week I heard in the news a family of Muslims walking down the street were mowed down by a white man in his car. This was a terrorist attack on Canadians by...

Communist treachery

Jun 10, 2021 / 7:07 pm

Communist advocates neglect to mention massive social failures and horrific mass killings of their own people over the past century. Researcher Valentino...

Lower the speed limit

Jun 10, 2021 / 7:06 pm

The crash that took the lives of the three students has shaken up a lot of people. It was a tragic loss of life. My own daughter also in Grade 12 at KSS needed...

Its is a quarry

Jun 10, 2021 / 7:05 pm

There seems to be a considerable amount of misunderstanding regarding the difference between a quarry and a gravel pit. While a great deal of talk by the...

Lazy homeowners

Jun 10, 2021 / 7:02 pm

Why do people buy houses when all they want is a location to park their three or four cars (running or not), a boat and an RV? If there’s not enough room...

No common sense

Jun 9, 2021 / 4:08 pm

Re: Poll: quarantine exemptions About the latest poll on Castanet, there are over 40% of Canadians saying that fully vaccinated snowbirds should not be exempt...

174942
169500
175905