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Letters

Fees and natural gas

Mar 7, 2016 / 2:30 pm

With two letters already complaining about the high cost of natural gas fees etc., I was shocked to see the City of Kelowna had to also add another fee or tax,...

Possible school closure

Mar 4, 2016 / 6:38 pm

Dear Board of Education School Trustees: Re: Possible school closure in Summerland Summerland Mayor and Council appreciate that closing a school is a complex...

Laundry truth

Mar 4, 2016 / 2:18 pm

The announcement by Interior Health was shocking. It was shocking because of half-truths being told. Ecotex might be “BC based”, but it is 100% an...

Dirty laundry

Mar 3, 2016 / 5:16 pm

It is with great dismay that Interior Health in their infinite wisdom (sic), have done service to the present provincial government's mantra, "public...

Re: Thank you Castanet

Mar 3, 2016 / 4:28 pm

Reply to “Thank you Castanet” “The way the public wind is blowing,” well maybe in the Central Okanagan. The demographics in Kelowna are...

Thank you Castanet

Mar 2, 2016 / 2:06 pm

I think that Castanet provides an extremely valuable service to the community through their daily poll. I hope that there is a civil servant somewhere whose...

Drivers deserve respect

Mar 1, 2016 / 10:53 am

I just read the letter "dump truck bullies" and I am infuriated. If anyone is lacking common sense, it's the author of the letter. You sir should...

Distracted driving

Mar 1, 2016 / 10:25 am

This letter is directed to the idiot driver who was putting on her makeup on February 29th, all the way from Highway 33 right up until she got to downtown...

Downtown parking

Mar 1, 2016 / 10:21 am

The city should be encouraging their employees to use transit instead of parking downtown. Interior Health, when it opens, should do the same. It would help...

'Live Love Laugh' thanks

Feb 29, 2016 / 5:10 pm

We want to send out a huge thank you to all of the very generous companies, stores and dentists that have made our ‘Live Love Laugh’ campaign for...

Quite the profit!

Feb 29, 2016 / 3:18 pm

In Greg Brosnikoff's letter re: Fortis Gas (ridiculous) charges, he forgot to mention the “transport and storage" charge and the “franchise...

Evac. order law 'ludicrous'

Feb 29, 2016 / 3:14 pm

I very strongly do not support forced evacuation. This will effectively criminalize failure to follow an evacuation order. It effectively turns a refusal to...

Last wish of a cancer patient

Feb 29, 2016 / 3:08 pm

Re: Wedding organized by Central Okanagan Hospice Association Staff. Dawn arrived at Hospice the afternoon of Wednesday the 17th. She wanted to see her daughter...

Medical assistance in dying

Feb 29, 2016 / 3:04 pm

On February 25th, the Parliamentary report entitled, “MEDICAL ASSISTANCE IN DYING: A PATIENT-CENTRED APPROACH. Report of the Special Joint Committee on...

Fortis gas bill

Feb 26, 2016 / 3:38 pm

Whoever said using natural gas is cheap needs a good kick in the a$$. Just received our bill. The cost of the natural gas was $19.94, the delivery charge was...

Dump truck bullies

Feb 26, 2016 / 3:35 pm

We all deal with dump trucks on our roads, the lack of courtesy, lack of safety the lack of common sense and disregard to our laws. We see them weaving in and...

Why does it take a death?

Feb 26, 2016 / 11:50 am

Why does it take a death? This is a question I hear asked from others as well as in my own head. Why does it take a death before something is done about that?...

For the record

Feb 26, 2016 / 7:00 am

Some incorrect information was provided to various media outlets last week about how water improvement grants work and whether a discussion on governance should...

Lotto comments not fair

Feb 25, 2016 / 2:34 pm

I would like to chime in on the recent letter from Mike Kertesz regarding the recent lottery win for Robert Goertzen. I would also like to congratulate Mr....

Objects over Kelowna

Feb 25, 2016 / 11:40 am

I'm writing in about the objects over Kelowna. I don't know if anyone else has said anything, but to me that object looks a lot like a candle hot air...

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