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Poll: supportive housing

Jul 9, 2019 / 7:30 pm

We've been getting lots of letters like this. How do you feel about supportive housing going in close to schools? I know there has been much concern already...

Poll: ride hailing

Jul 8, 2019 / 7:50 pm

The B.C. government has set up a series of rules and regulations as it opens the door to ride hailing applications for the service on Sept. 3. There's no...

Poll: rainy weekends

Jul 6, 2019 / 7:30 am

The start of summer continues to feel less than summery, which is bad news for beach-goers but good news from those hoping for a smoke-free summer. Heavy rains...

Poll: hitting the big one

Jul 3, 2019 / 7:35 pm

There's a lot of chatter about winning the lotto in the Okanagan after a Lumby man collected a cheque for a cool $1 million. And really, who hasn't sat...

Poll: how's our image?

Jul 2, 2019 / 8:00 pm

Canada recently ranked in the top 10 in the 2019 FutureBrand Country Index global report, which measures the perception of a country’s image....

Poll: Canada Day

Jul 1, 2019 / 8:22 am

Get ready for an action-packed Canada Day in downtown Kelowna. Organizers are busily preparing for the annual festivities, which are expected to attract more...

Poll: sex education

Jun 27, 2019 / 6:36 pm

The manager of a public health nurse says she is sorry for mistakenly giving a class of Creston students a sex-education guide that contained graphic images,...

Poll: supportive housing

Jun 25, 2019 / 7:22 pm

The newest supportive housing project operated by the Canadian Mental Health Association in Kelowna won't become reality for nearly two years. But, that...

Poll: ditch the time change?

Jun 24, 2019 / 8:00 pm

Any British Columbia resident who has ever complained about losing a precious hour of sleep thanks to daylight saving time now has a chance to gripe to the...

Poll: vaping vs smoking

Jun 20, 2019 / 7:10 pm

A new study shows a dramatic spike in vaping among Canadian teens. The study, by Prof. David Hammond of the University of Waterloo and published in the British...

Poll: carless main streets?

Jun 19, 2019 / 7:10 pm

The City of Vernon is hosting a special meeting of council Thursday to review its 2019 Strategic Plan, to set priorities for 2020 and to set budget targets for...

Poll: pipeline approval

Jun 18, 2019 / 7:40 pm

The federal Liberal government is giving the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion a second lease on life. "Today I'm announcing that our government has...

Poll: limit immigration?

Jun 17, 2019 / 9:15 pm

New polling numbers suggest a majority of Canadians believe the federal government should limit the number of immigrants it accepts — a public opinion...

Poll: are you immunized?

Jun 13, 2019 / 7:50 pm

The BC Centre for Disease Control is warning that travellers at Vancouver's airport on Sunday may have been exposed to measles. The centre says a passenger...

Poll: historical revisions

Jun 11, 2019 / 7:45 pm

Vancouver school trustees have long stated that decolonization and reconciliation are at the top of their collective to-do lists. Three massive First Nations...

Poll: too many drive-thru's?

Jun 10, 2019 / 7:30 pm

Does Kelowna really need another drive-thru restaurant? That's the question Coun. Ryan Donn asked as council was asked to approve a new Tim Hortons on...

Poll: would you help?

Jun 8, 2019 / 7:20 am

Business owners are arming themselves against the opioid crisis – with Naloxone kits. Uptown Rutland Business Association members were trained in...

Poll: who does the chores?

Jun 6, 2019 / 7:25 pm

Who does the chores in your household? A new poll by Insights West finds 50% of women feel they do more around the house, compared to 19% of men. While men and...

Poll: kill garbage bears?

Jun 5, 2019 / 7:45 pm

A young, garbage-habituated bear was put down in Armstrong, and three residents were issued tickets for failure to take appropriate mitigation measures. The...

Poll: self-checkouts

Jun 4, 2019 / 8:05 pm

We've received numerous letters lately about self-checkouts. Do you prefer to use them, or would you rather interact with a human cashier? Vote in our poll,...

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