Road Service Great

Jan 10, 2005 / 5:00 am

To the person complaining about the road conditions, you do not live in the "City" of Kelowna. You are on the Westside which is part of the Regional District....

Where Are Low Prices?

Jan 9, 2005 / 5:30 am

In response to B.H.""s letter, WHERE IS THE 69.9 GAS on the lower mainland? I would love to know. We are paying 84.9 just as you are. The odd day you may catch...

GVRD Makes Difference

Jan 9, 2005 / 5:30 am

In response to B.H. I live in the lower mainland and continually read Castanet, because I have family up in the Interior. To help you better realize the costs...

Where""s Road Maintenance?

Jan 9, 2005 / 5:15 am

I don""t understand how in this type of snowy weather that our roads are still not plowed or sanded...after all, we haven""t even had many days with snow this...

Some Nerve

Jan 9, 2005 / 5:05 am

They have nerve! Two young men, Two fast cars....one street....... Consequence of their "fun".....fatality of someone""s mother, grandmother, sister, aunt......

Fast Drivers

Jan 9, 2005 / 5:00 am

Just a note to an article in your news about the fender benders on Thursday Jan. 6th. You show a picture of the All Weather Driving School SUV. It is very funny...

Prisoner In My Own Home

Jan 8, 2005 / 5:38 pm

To the editor: I pay my taxes that includes road clearance. Today is the first day of this snow storm that they came to clear my street, not that I am...

Health Care In Right Hands?

Jan 8, 2005 / 5:30 am

I was shocked on hearing the news that the Interior Health Board has ordained the filling in of the Cottonwoods indoor therapeutic pool with sand. This pool was...

Right Price Right Time

Jan 8, 2005 / 5:30 am

In response to B.H.""s letter on fuel. Well done on bringing up this point again. I recently emailed 2 major oil companies to question why we pay more per litre...

Extend the Trend

Jan 7, 2005 / 5:30 am

Without trying to take away from the desperate situation in Asia, I can""t help but shake my head as to why this giving trend has suddenly become so popular and...

Where Is Extra Money Needed?

Jan 7, 2005 / 5:30 am

I have the same question as J.H. Why does the city need to raise the taxes when the property values and the assessments are already up? This in itself generates...

Higher Prices In Interior

Jan 7, 2005 / 5:30 am

Just a couple of comments on the fuel prices in our area. We pay more per litre than anywhere in the interior. In the lower mainland, the motorists pay 69.9...

Dream Come True

Jan 6, 2005 / 8:55 am

It is time to give thanks to a very special group of people. This Christmas I received the greatest gift that I could ever ask for. I hadn’t seen my mother...

Reality Vs Reality TV

Jan 6, 2005 / 5:30 am

Recent news stories have shown us horrific disasters, hardship, death and carnage. We see orphaned children, families wiped out and people with real fear in...

Scouts Helping Tsunami Disaster

Jan 6, 2005 / 5:30 am

Tonight our Scout troop met and we had a discussion about the Tsunami disaster. First we looked at a map of the area that showed where the worst devastation had...

Question To City Council

Jan 6, 2005 / 5:30 am

Just a question to City Council did you know the property values were going up before you set the budget for the next year? Our property taxes are based on the...

Proud Of Team Canada

Jan 5, 2005 / 6:47 am

Hi, I just had to write in to say WAY TO GO TEAM CANADA!!! Normally I don""t watch sports of any kind. However, tonight I was urged to watch the hockey game...

Proper Safety Equipment

Jan 5, 2005 / 5:30 am

Riding a bike at any time of the year is the riders choice. Motorcycles come off in the winter usually for two reasons the cold is made worse for them, just ask...

Caution For Bike Riders

Jan 5, 2005 / 5:30 am

I am a desk jockey professional and I ride my bike year round from Upper Mission to downtown area, return. Using common sense, the right equipment and having...

Think About Others

Jan 4, 2005 / 5:58 am

It seems to me that both E.V. and M.G. have a bit of a problem with the donation of funds to help out in Asia. Of course the Government used tax payer""s money...