Easy to support budget

Feb 23, 2017 / 11:15 am

It is very easy to support the BC Government’s 2017 budget, not only from what has been presented recently, but from the consistent and prudent record...

BC budget

Feb 22, 2017 / 2:48 pm

I'm very disappointed that there is no raise in income assistance rates in the new budget. It is impossible for people to live on $600/month. These low...

Out-of-bounds decision

Feb 22, 2017 / 11:30 am

Hopefully, the UBCO brains trust will take a mulligan over its out-of-bounds decision to cancel the varsity golf program. The university's move to scrap...


Feb 22, 2017 / 11:14 am

What is so wrong with a country that wants to deport illegal and undocumented aliens? They are in the country illegally. The Allies in WW2 fought and died to...


Feb 21, 2017 / 2:22 pm

I, amongst about 2 or more thousand people, drive to work in the dark morning and evening hours. This means no light to see road potholes. Add to this oncoming...

The law of crosswalks

Feb 21, 2017 / 2:17 pm

There appears to be some confusion with respect to the law of crosswalks as evidenced in 2 recent letters to the editor. Motorists have a duty, no matter what,...

Keep caretakers in parks

Feb 21, 2017 / 2:01 pm

On February 9th, the RDCO Board approved the Woodhaven Nature Conservancy Management Plan. To their credit, this version of the plan responded to many public...

Very misleading article

Feb 21, 2017 / 1:57 pm

My fellow Trustees and I were dismayed to see a very misleading article about our school, the Kelowna Waldorf School, posted February 18th on your website by...

I moved here for a reason

Feb 20, 2017 / 11:25 am

I keep reading letters from people complaining about everything that one expects from living in a rural beautiful environment. Letters complain about noise...

Very much appreciated

Feb 20, 2017 / 11:18 am

Thank you to the kind person that inflated my rear driver’s side tire while I was parked in the Costco parking lot. I drove it to the tire store and they...

Family Day values

Feb 20, 2017 / 11:11 am

Out of curiosity, I checked to see which Nova Scotia consumer oriented institutions were open and which were closed on the Family Day holiday. Here's just...

List not accurate

Feb 20, 2017 / 11:08 am

One thing that makes me believe the fix was in for the approval of rezoning and a lease for Tourism Kelowna. After I made an enquiry to the city today, the...

4 Kilometers, $450,000,000

Feb 20, 2017 / 10:22 am

Just yesterday, a young girl in the lower mainland was sent home from the ER and died. Most likely because of an ”overcrowded ER.” Surely our...

Concerned by docks

Feb 17, 2017 / 5:01 pm

Is this really a priority? There are far more important public uses of provincial funding. I would argue that the BC Provincial regulations are already the...

Thanks to a very kind man

Feb 17, 2017 / 1:41 pm

I fell today when trying to navigate a sidewalk close to Capri Mall as I went home with my shopping. It can be tricky during snow season in this area but...

Traffic lights

Feb 17, 2017 / 1:39 pm

I have a question. Why, when a traffic light is out, is there no one there directing traffic? Barb Radd

Just for your information

Feb 17, 2017 / 1:38 pm

Re: Open letter to all drivers You might want to do a quick fact check of your make believe rules: (Motor Vehicle Act, RSBC, 1996, c. 318, s. 179(1)). Section...

Open letter to all drivers

Feb 16, 2017 / 1:50 pm

Just for your information: 1. Any intersection that does not have a traffic light is a pedestrian right of way. Whether there is a crosswalk or not, you are...

Always a silver lining

Feb 16, 2017 / 1:48 pm

In the spirit of the legendary Canadian storyteller Stuart Maclean, whom we learned has recently passed, I have a story to share that I hope will bring a smile...

Tourism building

Feb 16, 2017 / 1:39 pm

I thought I would write a quick letter to add to the other letters you must have received of people who believe it is not necessary to build a new tourism...