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Not Enough $ for Policing

Sep 27, 2004 / 5:58 am

I read the story about the extra funds that the city of Kelowna will receive from the province. Mayor Gray""s comment was that he did not know where the extra...

Sunshine Tax Still Here

Sep 27, 2004 / 5:30 am

I really have to respond to the Thomson report on the "sunshine tax". I quote "I think it is too simple to use the sunshine tax as a cop out anymore." Who is he...

Build A Leisure Pool

Sep 27, 2004 / 5:15 am

I am worried about the perception that having a 50m pool will make us a bigger, better city. 50m pools are proven to be a drain on resources, so let""s really...

Build The Pool!

Sep 27, 2004 / 5:05 am

Finally, someone has stated the obvious. In the Thompson Report, Mr. Thompson put it very succinctly regarding the new 50M pool for Kelowna. We elected...

Of Course We Care

Sep 26, 2004 / 10:28 am

Your poll re "Do you care about Kelowna""s homelessness situation?" doesn""t really say anything or indicate a commitment in any way. Of course most people care...

Control Over Programs

Sep 26, 2004 / 5:30 am

I agree with your letter whole heartedly! I have two children aged 8 and 10. I would never let them have T.V.""s in their bedrooms and my husband and I are very...

Door To Door Canvassers

Sep 26, 2004 / 5:30 am

I have had a beef with the Multiple Sclerosis Society for some time now... A couple of years ago, I donated $25 to a door-to-door canvasser for MS Society....

A Gang Is A Gang

Sep 25, 2004 / 5:30 am

I just had to make a comment about "JR""s" comments about Hell""s Angels being a part of Life. I worked for a local hotel years ago when the Hell""s Angel""s...

Trouble In Foreign Lands

Sep 25, 2004 / 5:30 am

I""m sick and tired of people getting themselves in trouble on there own doing and then making it "Canada""s" responsibility to get them out. This person went...

Kelowna Larger City

Sep 25, 2004 / 5:30 am

I understand that there is a question as to whether Kelowna should have new 25M pool or a 50M pool. I currently use the YMCA-YWCA pool a minimum of three days...

Call The SPCA

Sep 24, 2004 / 5:30 am

I would just like to comment about the neighbor who for one is obviously disturbed to threaten poisoning this mans dogs, and two, to much of a coward to do the...

Insulted By Rutland Comment

Sep 24, 2004 / 5:30 am

To the Person who wrote the note about the dog, what makes you say "move back to Rutland"? I am very offended that you would automatically assume that the new...

Neglecting Poor and Indigent

Sep 24, 2004 / 5:30 am

The private member""s Bill forwarded to the BC legislature by Lorne Mayencourt was supported by Kelowna Mayor Walter Gray at Wednesday""s UBCM proceedings. I...

Focus Towards Networks

Sep 24, 2004 / 5:30 am

I would just like to respond to the writer of the "R" rated content letter. Their letter suggests that her cable provider is responsible for programming, but...

Give Dogs A Break

Sep 24, 2004 / 5:30 am

Well, least to say, my jaw dropped at the thought of someone leaving a note on someone""s fence, threatening to poison someone""s pets!!! This makes me sick! To...

Hells Angels Part Of Life

Sep 23, 2004 / 5:30 am

Regarding today""s article on the Hell""s Angel""s being in Kelowna, are you just realizing this now? Hell""s Angel""s have been affiliated with several...

Early Evening For "R" Rated

Sep 23, 2004 / 5:30 am

I have a BIG problem in my home with our local cable company, Shaw. Over the last few years there has been quite an increase in "R" rated type programs....

Crystal Meth Dangerous

Sep 22, 2004 / 5:30 am

I think our whole community needs to know that the problems they are having downtown and the so called crack houses are not what they think..... it is not crack...

Stop Alerting Public

Sep 22, 2004 / 5:30 am

I""d like to say......""What a brilliant letter!"" I""ve been thinking the same thing but have not written about it and now I am. Same goes with all local radio...

False Allegations

Sep 21, 2004 / 5:30 am

I find it hard to believe that you publish unproven and false allegations against companies. My name is Julie Morgan and I have just looked up a letter you...

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