Legislation to cut off gas

Apr 21, 2018 / 8:00 am

First of all, I believe that the Alberta government implemented this legislation as a scare tactic towards the B.C. NDP Government. The Alberta Government...

Deer cull

Apr 20, 2018 / 5:00 pm

Ottawa spends $5.7 million on deer eradication in Haida Gwaii. The decision to give $5.7 million to a handful of New Zealand sharpshooters and Americans is a...

Street sweeping

Apr 20, 2018 / 12:00 pm

Can’t help but feel sorry for all the school-aged children who walk to the school bus stops and wait to be picked up while car after car travels past...

Re: kinder Morgan pipeline

Apr 20, 2018 / 5:00 am

Thanks Marilyn Hansen for the environmental details that most people don't know about. Your letter was very informative and hopefully accurate. In your...

Pipeline propaganda

Apr 19, 2018 / 4:00 pm

Now John Horgan is trying to compare British Columbia to Quebec. He is consulting that province to learn how to save his job by violating Canadian law. Quebec...

Scrap the Speculation tax

Apr 19, 2018 / 6:00 am

The Urban Development Institute (UDI) Okanagan Chapter is part of a coalition of concerned British Columbians that launched a campaign called Scrap the...

Drive more, pay more

Apr 18, 2018 / 4:00 pm

ICBC should start a user program like all other utility's like power and gas the more you drive the more you pay, 15 or 20 cents per km. Maybe we get people...

National volunteer week

Apr 18, 2018 / 6:00 am

April 15 to 21, 2018, is National Volunteer Week, a time to celebrate the too-often unsung labour of ordinary citizens accomplishing extraordinary feats....

Real estate licensing in BC

Apr 17, 2018 / 5:00 pm

Over the past few years I have twice signed up for the BC real estate licensing course and had to prove to them that I could speak English as there is an...

Traffic tragedies

Apr 17, 2018 / 7:00 am

Tragedy and mourning has been felt across our nation and the world. While we mourn this event and reflect on it, we should consider the changes that we can make...

Kinder Morgan pipeline

Apr 16, 2018 / 4:00 pm

Why are some people in BC against the Kinder Morgan pipeline? Please look up Kinder Morgan Oil Spill History on Google: 80 recorded spills since 1961, (six in...

What about dash cams

Apr 16, 2018 / 4:00 am

Since we seem to be unable to live without electronic gadgets, why not add one more to the collection? This one however will be helpful and not distracting at...

Election just around corner

Apr 15, 2018 / 4:00 pm

Contemplating the next federal election should put most people into a severe state of mental agony, as the three main political parties are in various stages of...

Re: Owning two homes

Apr 15, 2018 / 5:00 am

The letter recently sent in stating that if you can't afford Kelowna, then move, hit a very bad nerve for me. This mentality is wrong and it will hurt the...

No mystery here

Apr 14, 2018 / 4:00 pm

This is a response to “smelly slime fills beaches”. I was raised on a lakefront property less than a mile north of Cedar Creek. When the water is...

Humboldt jersey day

Apr 14, 2018 / 5:00 am

We were so saddened by the tragedy of the Humboldt disaster, we decided to wear a sport jersey today for the national remembrance, we didn’t have a...

Thank you from Hamilton's

Apr 13, 2018 / 2:00 pm

The family of Lawrence Hamilton would like to thank Central Okanagan Search and Rescue, West Kelowna RCMP, dozens of volunteers from search and rescue groups...

Housing shortage?

Apr 13, 2018 / 6:00 am

The Residential Tenancy Branch is shooting itself in the foot with the heavy handed rules that are being imposed to landlords. I have a rental unit in my home...

Financial advantage

Apr 12, 2018 / 4:00 pm

Although I am not in favour of taxes, especially house taxes, I am okay with the recent NDP Speculation Tax, albeit far from perfect. The worst part of the...

Do we learn from tragedy?

Apr 12, 2018 / 5:00 am

Well, it depends what we call "learning" and it also depends on the tragedy itself. This question came up after that crash in Saskatchewan that has...