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Opposed to injection site

Jun 3, 2016 / 5:03 pm

I am opposed to establishing a safe injection site in Kelowna, because I believe the money would be far better spent on actual rehab facility or upgrading...

Barrier to tests

Jun 3, 2016 / 4:57 pm

Re: Gay stigma barrier to tests One can fault you for saying that. As rape/stigma it survived for generations, until an empowered women’s movement told us...

Productivity?

Jun 3, 2016 / 4:45 pm

I just watched a news story on Global about the government wanting to charge a "Fat Tax" on sugar filled pops and juices because they slow down...

Summerland school closure

Jun 3, 2016 / 3:52 pm

We, the parents affected by the announced reconfiguration of Summerland schools, simply ask our School Board and senior administration to take advantage of the...

Build before the costs go up

Jun 1, 2016 / 2:36 pm

I see that Ian Graham and a grassroots group are strongly opposed to the city hall initiative. These opponents are really a group of unelected mayors and...

Census is important for all

May 31, 2016 / 10:37 am

Further to the article ‘Many refuse census’ on your website, Statistics Canada would like to stress that it’s vital that all households take...

Stop giving out needles

May 31, 2016 / 10:30 am

Please don’t tell me the answer to the problem of drug addicts leaving their dirty needles anywhere they want is to rent or buy a building, staff it with...

Dragoons Spring Ball

May 31, 2016 / 10:03 am

More than 100 Army Reservists, veterans, and their guests gathered on Mission Hill this past evening of Friday, 27 May, as the British Columbia Dragoons...

Safe injection site

May 30, 2016 / 11:04 am

If you think about it, people are going to do what they want to do and you can't stop that. What you can do is have better control of where the needles go...

A nightmare for others

May 26, 2016 / 12:14 pm

A dream for one architect, a nightmare for the over 1,000 people who have signed the petition telling the OSFS to find another location. Mr. Chomik, maybe your...

Fish farms threaten salmon

May 26, 2016 / 11:51 am

Open Letter: BC Fish Farms Threaten Wild Salmon Runs: DFO Confirms Potential HSMI Disease Dear Minister Tootoo, The First Nations Leadership Council (FNLC)...

Bus stop seats

May 25, 2016 / 2:22 pm

I want to write to the City of Kelowna about Graham street! We need bus stop seats. There are two bus stops on Graham Road when you turn off Gerstmar. I think...

Cardiac rehabilitation

May 25, 2016 / 10:51 am

Cardiac rehabilitation is a program of monitored exercise, education and counselling to support recovery after a heart attack or other heart conditions. ...

Hats off to the twelve

May 25, 2016 / 10:32 am

Hats off to the the "group of 12 seniors" that worked so diligently to garner enough votes to veto the AAP on building the new city hall in West...

Wayward budgie

May 25, 2016 / 5:02 am

I was saddened to read about the efforts to capture the wayward budgie in Vernon. The poor bird has been lucky enough to escape a life of captivity in a two...

Distracted driving

May 24, 2016 / 2:21 pm

I am all for a larger fine, but I still don’t think that will fix the problem. A $500 fine will likely stop the person for a couple months after they have...

Idle Free BC

May 24, 2016 / 2:09 pm

There is an unobtrusive little sign on Casorso Road, near the Fascieux Creek Wetland, which reads ‘BC is Idle Free’. It's a sign that would...

Getting ready for fire

May 24, 2016 / 2:02 pm

This article on Castanet “Getting ready for fire”, has got to be an April fool’s joke. Oh - wait it’s May. I know I have been vocal in...

Re: possibly poisoned

May 24, 2016 / 1:55 pm

In response to possibly poisoned hotdog. How unfortunate and scary that something like that would happen in your own backyard. I hope you have contacted police...

Amazing Grizzlies

May 24, 2016 / 1:47 pm

I just wanted to let everyone know about the amazing school my kids attend. My daughter was diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis in the summer of 2014. This year...

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