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Letters

Stop The Lies!

Apr 15, 2005 / 5:30 am

Who is the government trying to fool with this announcement? The expansion at UBC Okanagan was announced months ago and has been underway for some time. Now...

Increasing Outrage Misplaced

Apr 14, 2005 / 5:30 am

As more lurid details emerge from the Gomery inquiry into the sponsorship scandal, Canadians are becoming increasingly outraged, and rightly so. The lack of...

Upgrade For Summer Games

Apr 14, 2005 / 5:30 am

It is great news that Kelowna has been awarded the 2008 Summer Games. However, I hope that our city fathers find some money to upgrade the facilities that would...

Where Is Justice Served?

Apr 14, 2005 / 5:30 am

Oh my God. Again... Justice serves another horrific murderer of a spouse by a ... what, whole 3-5 years? Oh, sorry, of course the sentence was a whole sad 6...

Transfusion Against Ones Will

Apr 14, 2005 / 5:30 am

I think that statement about a forced blood transfusion being like rape was taken too literally. This 14 year old girl was not comparing the two. What she was...

Go Rockets Go!

Apr 14, 2005 / 5:30 am

What a work ethic! The results of Tuesday""s Game 3 in Seattle are remarkable. The Rockets deserve our cheers. They, together with the Seattle Thunderbirds, the...

Harvey Bottleneck

Apr 13, 2005 / 5:30 am

Its obvious that a new bridge is required but what is also needed is a bypass through the downtown area, something along the base of Dilworth Mountain up to...

Shocked Over Statement

Apr 13, 2005 / 5:30 am

I was shocked to read that a 14 year old Jehovah""s witness equates a blood transfusion with being raped. I""m certain that there are several rape victims who...

Right To Religious Beliefs

Apr 13, 2005 / 5:30 am

IN all respect for any religious beliefs, if you can have a right to a do not resuscitate order, then you should have a right to decide on blood transfusions. I...

Where Was Sindi Hawkins?

Apr 12, 2005 / 5:30 am

It’s interesting that we can’t open a newspaper or watch the news in the past several months without seeing MLA Sindi Hawkins, either presenting a trophy,...

Build It They Will Come

Apr 12, 2005 / 5:30 am

Seventeen Public Washrooms is what the Kelowna City fathers are saying are needed downtown. They don""t want folks to have more than a ""3 minute"" walk between...

Life On The Line

Apr 12, 2005 / 5:30 am

I am a disabled person with the use of an electric scooter, that puts my life on the line every day crossing driveways that belong to businesses and also homes....

Setting Good Example

Apr 11, 2005 / 2:31 pm

Good Example Toronto Blue Jays....So here it is spring, and with it, baseball season. The Toronto Blue Jays have their home opener, and who do they get to throw...

Wasting Time

Apr 11, 2005 / 5:45 am

I saw the "news conference" on Castanet in regards to the bridge. I am on the news reporters side on this one. I find it appalling that politicians would stoop...

Time For A Change

Apr 11, 2005 / 5:45 am

Provincial liberals take credit for the BC booming economy yet had very little to do with any of it. Now they are throwing money around that they took away from...

Media Was Right

Apr 11, 2005 / 5:30 am

I am writing in regards to the little liberal photo-op held in the park. Blaine Gaffney was simply doing his job. Would the liberals like to stifle or spin the...

Don""t Waste My Money

Apr 11, 2005 / 5:30 am

Let""s fill a dump truck full of sand, dump it down by city park, and then hold a big conference about it!! Thank you very much Liberals. I was wondering what...

Election Issues

Apr 11, 2005 / 5:15 am

So our local MLA""s did not like the reactions of reporters to being manipulated? Guess it""s tough when the proverbial shoe is on the other foot! Personally, I...

Bridge Traffic Suggestion

Apr 11, 2005 / 5:00 am

I have lived in Kelowna for over 20 years and have heard discussions about the bridge since I moved here. To start with I do live on the Westside and love it...

Biases Are Inevitable

Apr 10, 2005 / 8:00 am

This letter is in regards to the comments of Frank Byl. I am sorry that you were ignorant regarding the bridge construction. However, most of Kelowna""s...

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