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Letters

Transferring the problem

Dec 4, 2018 / 2:05 pm

Re: Kelowna in crisis Former RCMP Supt. Bill McKinnon seems OK with transferring addiction, crime and illness from downtown Kelowna to a senior neighbourhood....

Last chance to vote!

Dec 4, 2018 / 1:59 pm

I voted in the electoral reform referendum and it was easy. Our kids get more difficult homework from their elementary school. That's why it is so shocking...

Legalization mishandled

Dec 4, 2018 / 1:55 pm

I think the legalization of marijuana was totally mishandled. Why does this government insist people smoke the marijuana? I think the still-illegal edibles are...

RMS won't be ignored

Dec 4, 2018 / 1:53 pm

I am writing out of frustration with the lack of progress that the Ministry of Education has demonstrated regarding a new school for our students in Rutland. ...

Voice for the people

Dec 4, 2018 / 10:17 am

The People’s Party of Canada has a new and ambitious electoral district association in the Kelowna-Lake Country riding. The enthusiasm was evident as a...

Check your lights!

Dec 1, 2018 / 9:00 am

It is getting dark fairly early now, and I have noticed a lot of vehicles have burned-out lights. Headlights, tail-lights, turn signals, and brake lights are...

Half-truths and bafflegab

Dec 1, 2018 / 9:00 am

I attended an open house at the Ramada Inn on Nov. 8 that was put on by BC Housing, the John Howard Society, City of Kelowna and Interior Health. This was to...

Willing hearts and minds

Dec 1, 2018 / 9:00 am

Why do people seem to equate being homeless with being a criminal? Criminals usually have a plan. The homeless never made a plan to become homeless....

Extension seems fishy

Nov 30, 2018 / 2:45 pm

I don't think I am the only one who finds this interesting. The provincial government didn't like the response to the mail-in ballots in the referendum,...

Time to turf the Liberals

Nov 30, 2018 / 2:38 pm

Do you want a government that can't balance a budget and has no plans to every balance it? If you want to pay more taxes, including the hated carbon tax,...

Say no to migration pact

Nov 30, 2018 / 2:32 pm

This is to express my disagreement with Canada signing on to the UN Migration Pact in December. There is ambiguity in the pact. There is no distinction or...

An unconscionable idea

Nov 30, 2018 / 2:26 pm

Regarding recent letters “Not in any neighbourhood” and “What is City thinking.” The writer of the original letter is not a resident of...

Just build more parking

Nov 29, 2018 / 3:49 pm

I couldn't believe what I was reading ... IH says there should not be too many parking stalls just in case someone who is not visiting the hospital should...

They knew this was coming

Nov 29, 2018 / 3:43 pm

Government to receive 778 million in ICBC Surplus – CTV News March 4, 2010. BC Siphons Hundreds of Millions from BC Hydro, ICBC to Balance Books –...

Buying the media?

Nov 29, 2018 / 3:11 pm

Not very long ago, I heard Prime Minister Justin Trudeau defend the media, referring to them as those who "speak truth to power." If this is a true...

Who's following who?

Nov 28, 2018 / 12:37 pm

Re: Following the piper? The Pied Piper is definitely a great analogy; though it's more pertinent with regard to the modern progressive left and their...

Heading nowhere fast

Nov 28, 2018 / 12:32 pm

Please explain why people would be allowed to use illegal substances in a supportive apartment setting – when it's illegal. Would it not make more...

Hard to rent with a pet

Nov 28, 2018 / 12:27 pm

A lot of people nowadays have pets, and more than half of the housing situation spanning from Kelowna to West Kelowna and Vernon is not pet friendly. I think...

Respect goes both ways

Nov 27, 2018 / 12:17 pm

I realize the homeless and/or addicts are in need of help in our city. I am an open-minded person, not prejudiced against anyone. But, the used needle problem...

Neighbour concerns ignored

Nov 27, 2018 / 12:12 pm

Council has recently increased security at City Hall. They are concerned about one incident concerning a homeless person, that this could become an issue for...

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