Work For Your E.I. Cheque

Jul 25, 2004 / 6:00 am

I totally agree with C.R. It""s not rocket science picking fruit. All it takes a a little sweat and some hard work and you can make good money at it. The fact...

Employ Canadians First

Jul 25, 2004 / 6:00 am

It is about time that the Canadian Government start keeping the money in Canada. We just awarded a U.S. company a multimillion dollar contract to Sikorsky to...

Buy Canadian Copters

Jul 24, 2004 / 9:49 am

What gives? Are Canadian firms not good enough to supply our own military? Do we have to continue to suck US exhaust fumes and piggyback our way around the...

RCMP Responsible

Jul 24, 2004 / 9:47 am

Just a short note to further the conversation regarding the collision between the RCMP Cruiser and the black pickup on Elk Road. What has failed to be mentioned...

Donations Over Phone

Jul 23, 2004 / 5:30 am

Two years ago I was telephone solicited by the RCMP for money for some event (I forget what it was!). They would take credit cards for your donation. (How else...

Compensated For Abortion

Jul 23, 2004 / 5:30 am

The settlement awarded to a Prince George woman for a botched abortion is indicative of just how twisted and perverse our attitude toward abortion has become....

Fear Of Growth

Jul 22, 2004 / 5:30 am

I live very close to the Sarsons Rd. development project. So close my children go to school (within catchment) with children living in that area. I really want...

Right Of Way

Jul 22, 2004 / 5:30 am

I would like to enlighten the rest of Kelowna in regards to the unfortunate collision between the truck and R.C.M.P. cruiser at the corner of Red Cloud Rd. and...

Paid By Piecework

Jul 22, 2004 / 5:30 am

I find it hard to believe that if you are as hardworking as you say you could only earn $4.65 per hour. For many years as I was growing up in Kelowna, my mother...

Support Our Olympians

Jul 21, 2004 / 5:30 am

Watching CBC last night I was informed that the average Canadian Olympic level athlete receives less than $20,000 in support each year. With this they need to...

Less Than Minimum Wage

Jul 21, 2004 / 5:30 am

This letter is in response to "Local Wages too Low" and "Get Pickers From HRDC". I used to work in the orchards, I returned every summer for 8 years. I earned...

What Is A 4-Way Stop?

Jul 20, 2004 / 5:30 am

I am writing this because I feel that I need to voice my opinion when I hear something so ridiculous uttered by a member of the RCMP. This is regarding the...

Resources For Finding Pickers

Jul 20, 2004 / 5:30 am

To the Valley Orchardists, Am I correct in hearing that the valley""s orchardists are short on pickers? If that is so, maybe they could go to Human Resources...

Community Service

Jul 20, 2004 / 4:30 am

We want to say Thank you to Castanet- so that many citizens could hear the City Council Public Hearings on July 13 - especially the Sarsons/Lakeshore Corner...

Local Wages Too Low

Jul 19, 2004 / 6:46 am

I live in Fort S.t John, BC, not where I wanted to be. My husband and I moved to Fort St. John in October 2003, shortly after "My City" almost burned to the...

Drive Carefully

Jul 19, 2004 / 6:44 am

How ironic that this person was involved in a traffic accident. While driving through town on two different occasions, I have noted this particular truck...

Get Pickers From HRDC

Jul 19, 2004 / 6:42 am

To the Valley Orchardists: Am I correct in hearing that the valley""s orchardists are short on pickers? If that is so, maybe they could go to Human Resources...

Publication of Names

Jul 18, 2004 / 5:30 am

It is not often the public hears of doctors being successfully sued for negligence in this country, let alone in our own town. Some reports indicated that the...

Mayor""s Words Disturbing

Jul 18, 2004 / 5:30 am

There is a lot of people in Rutland who are well respected citizens from all ages, some young, some middle aged and some retired. It may not be the area for the...

Rights For Murderers

Jul 17, 2004 / 5:30 am

I need comment on Don Faulkner and his, so called, RIGHTS. I am so sick of hearing about prisoners rights... How can his lawyer even think about trying to...