Letter: Deaf Fire Safety

Mar 20, 2004 / 6:54 am

Some of you have heard about or seen the fire at the apartment on Pandosy Street a few days ago. Two of Deaf Okanagan Society (DOS) board members received a...

Letter: UBC Consulting

Mar 20, 2004 / 6:30 am

In response to "No Consulting Needed", there are those who believe that government should be run as a private business. I am not one of those. I do believe that...

Letter: No Consulting Needed

Mar 19, 2004 / 6:01 am

Since when does a business have to consult with their clients when it comes to changes? Unless the OUC students sit on the board of directors, they have to...

Letter: Typical Kelowna

Mar 19, 2004 / 6:00 am

I agree with C.S. about the old K.S.S. site being an eyesore. But unfortunately this is typical Kelowna. A drive through many parts of town reveals unpainted...

Letter: UBC Will Rule

Mar 18, 2004 / 6:06 am

While the announcements of the UBC take-over of OUC sound wonderful for the students and faculty of the interior, there are certain aspects of the actions of...

Letter: Old KSS Eyesore

Mar 17, 2004 / 4:30 pm

I am writing this letter to express my concern about the progress or lack of progress at the site of the old Kelowna Senior Secondary School. It seems that...

Letter: What About Jobs?

Mar 17, 2004 / 11:38 am

First, thank you Castanet for such an awesome page! I was born and raised in Kelowna, but it""s still my hometown, your page helps keep me up-to-date! So,...

Letter:UBC/OUC Bad

Mar 16, 2004 / 3:18 pm

I""m sorry Ruth Rochlin but your letter about the hostile takeover of OUC by UBC is nothing but fiction. First of all, you ignore the fact that there are many...

Letter:UBC/OUC Good

Mar 16, 2004 / 3:17 pm

Your headline smacks of irresponsible journalism. This is our valley, and if that is what we are to be given, then let""s celebrate. The last time everyone in...

Letter: Forget Study

Mar 16, 2004 / 10:01 am

Mr. Hogue needs to take a look at the community services and reevaluate his thought process. He states that Kelowna hands out money carte blanche for ice...

Letter From Sindi

Mar 16, 2004 / 9:20 am

Dear Friends, By the time you read this letter I will be back in the Leukemia/Bone Marrow Transplant Unit at Vancouver General Hospital. I""ve had a couple of...

Letters: Build a 50m Pool!

Mar 15, 2004 / 4:41 pm

I am appalled at City Hall""s actions towards the construction of a 50m pool with regards to commissioning another survery that will cost taxpayers $15,000....

Letter: Bridge Financing

Mar 14, 2004 / 7:45 am

To the editor: Just writing to clarify some comments in your recent Okanagan Lake Bridge financing poll. Because the Government has such a good credit rating...

Letter: Right Wing Govts

Mar 13, 2004 / 7:04 am

“Crime is on the rise in Kelowna. Year end crime statistics for 2003 reveal there were 17,813 crimes reported in Kelowna. That""s a 16% increase over the...

Letter: Emotions Run High

Mar 12, 2004 / 12:47 am

I especially blame Marc Crawford as he knows that Bertuzzi is an intense player with a temper, incredible strength, and a score to settle. Another thing that I...

More Consideration Needed

Mar 11, 2004 / 7:38 pm

I have often wondered if I was the only person who knew what "merge alternately" means. People in this town don""t understand that if they merge alternately...

Spend Money On Training

Mar 11, 2004 / 7:37 pm

I couldn""t believe my eyes when I saw the replay of Bertuzzi purposely punching the player from behind and then the subsequent combination of a fall and push...

Life Goes On After Western Star Closure

Mar 10, 2004 / 9:37 am

It was interesting to read someone else""s view on the changes having to be made due to the closure of Western Star. I read "Castanet" every day, and still...

Bertuzzi Hit Made on Purpose

Mar 10, 2004 / 9:36 am

I just can not sit back and hear that the Vancouver Canucks are rallying around their teammate. PLEASE, can you honestly tell me that, that hit was not on...

The Best Place I Ever Lived!!!

Mar 9, 2004 / 7:08 pm

I feel sorry for Eric. You obviously never lived in A)Vancouver, B) New West, C) Burnaby or D)Prince George. Let me break it down for you in A) yes you have a...