Smarten up drivers

Jul 4, 2014 / 2:18 pm

Every so often there is a reader’s letter or a news article in the media that “deals” with traffic accidents and road conditions. I am...

Bridge Hill construction

Jul 4, 2014 / 2:13 pm

Dear Sir; I heard on the radio the other day that the RCMP have issued 159 speeding tickets for people who are speeding through the construction zone on Bridge...

BCTF really?

Jul 4, 2014 / 2:08 pm

Well I guess the truth is finally out there. It never has been about the students. BCTF’s refusal to take down pickets to help the most vulnerable and in...

Stolen angel

Jun 25, 2014 / 11:00 pm

I have lived in an old house in Okanagan Mission for 34 years, and have several garden ornaments throughout my yard. During that time nothing has ever...

Playing with student's heads

Jun 25, 2014 / 10:56 pm

This morning I was informed by my 15-year-old daughter, who writes her English 10 exam today, that they made changes with regards to the essay parts of these...

Memorial Park signs

Jun 25, 2014 / 10:52 pm

Many residents and visitors in Penticton have inquired as to the new concrete signs being installed at Veterans Memorial Park in Penticton. For those...

Harvey / Spall crash stats

Jun 25, 2014 / 10:46 pm

I would suggest that the Ministry of Transportation take a much closer look at the statistics of the accident ratio at Spall and Highway 97. The Ministry always...

Naramata cell tower

Jun 25, 2014 / 10:43 pm

Residents in Naramata who protest the erection of cell towers are trying to remain in the dark ages! Cell service can save lives, even theirs. Time to wake up!...

To the speeding truck driver

Jun 22, 2014 / 12:17 pm

To the irresponsible driver who speeds down Tomat Ave at all hours of the day - SLOW DOWN! You drive an orange truck with the name of a company that starts...

97 and Spall

Jun 18, 2014 / 8:02 pm

Hwy. 97 and Spall intersection is an ongoing traffic safety hazzard. Your last article about a car fire is another example, it was the result of yet another...

Teacher issue solved

Jun 18, 2014 / 8:00 pm

Solved. Teachers should get paid by number of the children they teach, $5000.00 each. So if you want to make $200k a year then have 40 kids in your class. Keep...

Ministry vs. Family

Jun 18, 2014 / 7:54 pm

It is an utter outrage that Ministry of Child and Family would try to destroy this family - and yes, they are a family. To tear these boys away from their...

Shock at the Ministry of Children

Jun 15, 2014 / 8:12 am

RE: Ministry Decision to Remove child from his Foster Home I am writing this letter to you regarding the decision made by the Ministry of Children and Family...

Grandma impressed by school

Jun 14, 2014 / 11:50 am

To: Principal Zoppi, Ms. Abenante, Mr. Owens and everyone else that helped with the Grade 6 Graduation: As a grandparent, I must say how impressed I was with...

A call for an ethical decision

Jun 13, 2014 / 11:08 am

Dear Ms. McLeod. Bill Sundhu is seeking the NDP nomination for the Kamloops-Thomspson- Caribou riding. Nothing will drive BC voters to support the progressive...

Angered by 'study day'

Jun 13, 2014 / 11:04 am

So the strike starts Tuesday? Why the F would I keep my kids home monday so they can have a "study" day? My kids will be going Monday, and I encourage...

Frustrated by 'study day'

Jun 13, 2014 / 11:00 am

I can understand teachers needing to strike for what they believe is right. I can understand the government not having enough money to pay for it. I am on the...

Surprised by fake masseuse

Jun 13, 2014 / 10:53 am

I am a little taken aback by the gentlemen that owns the "Massage Business" not being licensed and thinking it's not a big deal. How can you claim...

Letter to Grade 1s

Jun 8, 2014 / 1:06 pm

To my "Wonderful Ones" (past, present, and future), From the moment you enter my room you are "my kids." You are unique, you are eager, you...

Dogs in cars

Jun 6, 2014 / 1:20 pm

Once again I am thoroughly disgusted in how RDCO handled the recent case on Friday of a dog (Pom) left in a hot car with the windows rolled up initially, at...