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Red Lights Mean Stop

Jan 19, 2005 / 5:30 am

I have never seen so many unobservant, or perhaps just plain blind, drivers in my life. Not in Vancouver, Victoria, Edmonton, Calgary or even Toronto! Perhaps...

Smell A Rat

Jan 19, 2005 / 5:30 am

Foul play not suspected ??? You""ve got to be kidding!! Has the recent cold weather frozen someones brain or what? It""s not exactly a common occurrence that...

Dig Out Drains

Jan 18, 2005 / 10:54 am

With all the snow that we""ve had and with all the roads being plowed, there is quite an accumulation of snow built up on the sides of the roads. And that means...

Animals Have No Choice!

Jan 18, 2005 / 5:30 am

Why should these people be allowed to even have an animal? They can""t find a job, or a home for themselves and they want to keep a POOR animal in the same crap...

What Is Human Risk?

Jan 15, 2005 / 5:30 am

Let me get this right: Premier Klein wants to kill a few older cows that were born before the feed ban and turn them into hamburger for public consumption....

Security Of Prisons

Jan 14, 2005 / 5:30 am

I""m not entirely sure I read the article "Inmates get top treatment" correctly. One particular paragraph mentions "controversial methadone program for heroin...

Where""s Healthy Food?

Jan 14, 2005 / 5:30 am

In this day and age of knowing how fast foods are decimating our health, I wonder why there are no "Healthy" food choices at the new arena. Beautiful place, but...

New Solution Questionable

Jan 14, 2005 / 5:30 am

I am writing in response to the new ""charity"" foundation set up to build a homeless shelter in Kelowna. I know I""m not the only one who must feel a little...

Use The City Bus

Jan 14, 2005 / 5:30 am

Maybe its time to leave the driving to the professionals. I can see by the news that with our record snowfall some of our Okanagan drivers are having a...

Warning Okanagan Drivers!

Jan 13, 2005 / 5:30 am

Be on the lookout for me. I am a cautious driver. I admit it. Snow and ice scare me. I creep along at a snail""s pace and take the corners with too much care....

Give Workers A Break

Jan 13, 2005 / 5:30 am

I too, have lived in Kelowna a long time. My whole life, in fact. People, it snows here. Weather forecasts are hardly an exact science, and sometimes, our city...

Drivers Perspective

Jan 13, 2005 / 5:30 am

I am writing in regards to the readers that are having problems with the highways contractors. I work for one of them as a shift foreman and senior equipment...

Road Crews Fantastic

Jan 13, 2005 / 5:30 am

I live on Lakeshore Rd and I have to say that I think the road crews did a fantastic job of keeping up with the snowfall. I work late hours and I could hear the...

Throw The Book!

Jan 12, 2005 / 5:30 am

The "not guilty" street racers are truly cherished and valuable citizens of our community, aren""t they? (Said as facetiously as I possibly can in writing.)...

Cut Management Jobs

Jan 12, 2005 / 5:30 am

I support the person who was complaining about the road plowing service in our area. The person who thinks it is great obviously doesn""t get around the area...

Hardworking Maintenance

Jan 12, 2005 / 5:30 am

Hardworking Maintenance Folks? In response to the letter from T.S. who mentioned how great the main road clearing has been and that the drivers are hard...

Shocked At Changes To City

Jan 11, 2005 / 5:30 am

I just returned home from spending close to a month in Kelowna for the holidays and I was shocked when I got there. I have been reading over the last few months...

Careless Snowblow Driver

Jan 11, 2005 / 5:30 am

I agree with S. Rekis, our roads are not being take care of properly. This is what happens when our road maintenance becomes "privatized". Usually the lowest...

Opposition To Development

Jan 11, 2005 / 5:30 am

I wish to record my resolute opposition to the proposed modification to the City of Kelowna Official Community Plan to permit creation of a Comprehensive...

The Super Driver

Jan 11, 2005 / 5:30 am

Following the recent poor driving conditions we have had to endure I think it is time we all acknowledged that special breed, the Superdriver!! Despite it being...

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