Homeless rousted

Mar 18, 2016 / 11:20 am

Re: Homeless rousted from Leon My suggestion is that every man, woman, and child in Kelowna put in 600 dollars. That's approximately $60,000,000. This...

Bad owners

Mar 18, 2016 / 10:34 am

Too often breeds are blamed for the faults of bad owners, those who are negligent or out right abusive. “Pit bull" has been the flavour of the day...

Will you join us March 19th

Mar 18, 2016 / 10:14 am

March 19th marks the 13th anniversary of the US “shock and awe” attack on Iraq. February, the month before the attack, saw by far the largest peace...

Liability insurance for dogs

Mar 18, 2016 / 10:08 am

I get really upset when I hear of innocent victims of dog attacks. The biggest problem I have noticed is the expense involved for the healing process, lost time...

RDCO on compost site

Mar 17, 2016 / 11:34 am

Re: Small town wants compost On behalf of the Regional District of Central Okanagan, it is important that we respond to Kelaine Kerry Kozak’s letter...

Bed shortage at KGH

Mar 17, 2016 / 11:28 am

Unfortunately, it is the medical staff at Kelowna General Hospital that have to bear the abuse and challenge that the overcrowding causes, when the blame and...

I can't imagine better

Mar 17, 2016 / 11:20 am

We have spent the last six months coming and going from KGH and have had nothing but fabulous treatment and accommodation. My wife had back surgery, and I had...

They can only do so much

Mar 17, 2016 / 11:13 am

After reading your article on KGH I thought I would share my story. Last August I had an accident at home which resulted in a broken leg, ankle and a...

Across from a farm?

Mar 17, 2016 / 10:08 am

As you may know, the City of West Kelowna is hoping to borrow $10.5 million to build a new city hall. The thing I can't wrap my head around is why have they...

Re: O.R. must be available

Mar 16, 2016 / 4:31 pm

I appreciate the concerns expressed by the writer of the March 14 letter published under the headline “OR must be available” however there are...

Sophie Gregoire -Trudeau

Mar 16, 2016 / 11:53 am

I've never had much to do with politics until this last election when, fed up with the Harper government, I decided to support Stephen Fuhr. The more I saw...

Celebrating social workers

Mar 16, 2016 / 11:04 am

In celebration of Social Work Week, we want to share our thanks and appreciation for all that social workers do to improve the lives of vulnerable children,...

Small town wants compost

Mar 16, 2016 / 10:57 am

Our small town in British Columbia has just 5,000 people. These people are very concerned about our environment. Recently the Regional District of our Central...

Lacking care and comfort

Mar 15, 2016 / 2:42 pm

Back in January, my spouse and I had a baby. She was induced on a Monday afternoon and we had a beautiful baby girl on the Wednesday, but stayed in hospital...

Dealing with milfoil

Mar 15, 2016 / 2:20 pm

Thanks to Okanagan Basin Water Board for dealing with the milfoil problem. Last year's massive milfoil bloom was a real wake up call for everyone who...

It's not a hotel

Mar 15, 2016 / 2:15 pm

I can't speak highly enough of the care given to two family members over the past few months. The hospital is a first class facility and the staff work...

We think you're all amazing

Mar 15, 2016 / 2:02 pm

It was a week ago today that my mom called me at 5:07 am in severe pain. Don and I shot out of bed and rushed down to her and took her to emergency. After the...

Exceptional care at KGH

Mar 15, 2016 / 1:55 pm

My name is Cheryl Smith and I am a resident of Osoyoos, who over the last year has had 3 separate encounters with various departments and staff at KGH. I read...

Animal protection

Mar 14, 2016 / 12:09 pm

Kelowna's thousands of pet guardians might be interested to know about Bill C-246, the "Modernizing Animal Protections Act". The bill was tabled...

KGH overcrowding

Mar 14, 2016 / 12:05 pm

After reading your article on KGH overcrowding, I wonder why the powers that be did a "quick, just say no" to the 7th floor that could have been...