'Hard hand' approach

Sep 30, 2022 / 10:25 am

Lately, I’ve been thinking about our Kelowna RCMP and some observations I’ve made over the years. I’ve dealt with RCMP on several occasions...

Concerned by Eby proposal

Sep 30, 2022 / 10:16 am

I am the owner of a strata and rental management company who has worked in the industry for nearly 20 years. We have seen a lot of changes in strata law since I...

Enforce Penticton bylaws

Sep 30, 2022 / 10:10 am

(Penticton) Coun. Frank Regehr talks about the challenge city council will have in the next term. He mentioned looking at the utility rate. Remember the...

Opposed to towers

Sep 30, 2022 / 9:59 am

September 20 was not a good day for Kelownians, as two controversial projects were approved. Even though it was recognized it was a major departure from the...

Problems at intersection

Sep 30, 2022 / 9:27 am

I am all for the necessary changes at Leckie Road and Highway 97 in Kelowna, but I have noticed a problem. Since last Sunday morning, I have witnessed two...

Cheaper in the U.S.

Sep 29, 2022 / 3:57 pm

Re. Will snowbirds go south? (Castanet, Sept. 28) I predict any snow bird who planned to go south into the U.S. will still go, undeterred by the exchange rate...

Has opinions, not an expert

Sep 29, 2022 / 2:34 pm

Re. Katherine Arrowsmith’s letter Everyone is not an expert (Castanet, Sept. 28) Katherine Arrowsmith writes, claiming that everyone is not an expert....

Where are homeless from?

Sep 29, 2022 / 2:09 pm

Re. Mayoral candidates face off (Castanet, Sept 29) Listening to the debate for (Kelowna) mayoral candidates (Wednesday night), there was mention of the...

Ongoing water woes

Sep 29, 2022 / 11:33 am

I live in the West Kelowna neighbourhood of Lakeview Heights, and in this year of 2022, we have spent half the summer under a boil water notice. It is 2022, not...

Why did WFN buy houses?

Sep 29, 2022 / 11:25 am

The Westbank First Nation corporate division, also known as Ntityix (translates to Salmon in English) has purchased some townhomes on Spland Road in Westbank....

Mobility problems

Sep 29, 2022 / 11:10 am

Because of the upcoming election and the advent of winter, I want to inform people about the plight of the handicapped. It is bad enough trying to get around...

No 'old boys club' council

Sep 29, 2022 / 10:36 am

I was very disheartened to see the blatant disregard for common sense (Sept. 24) when I attended the SENS event at the Performing Arts Centre (in Vernon)....

Don't change autism model

Sep 29, 2022 / 10:30 am

Open letter to (B.C. NDP leadership candidate) David Eby, (B.C. Children and Family Development Minister) Mitzi Dean, and (B.C. Health Minister) Adrian Dix and...

No to vote referendum

Sep 29, 2022 / 10:11 am

I am writing to express my concern about the referendum coming up in this year’s (Lake Country) municipal election. I commend the mayor and council for...

Supports involuntary care

Sep 29, 2022 / 9:42 am

I have to agree with Katherine Arrowsmith's letter that not everyone is an expert. Which leads back to Tim Lyons' letter, “Two different...

Blame the parents

Sep 28, 2022 / 2:00 pm

Re: A Mullins letter Upset at younger bus riders (Castanet, Sept 28) Yes, there is somewhat of a trickle down effect for bus riders. A lot of those younger bus...

Get out and vote

Sep 28, 2022 / 11:55 am

People sure have opinions about the upcoming municipal election. What a wonderful thing to see. I sure hope everyone writing about who they think merits a vote...

Upset at younger bus riders

Sep 28, 2022 / 10:01 am

I am an older gentleman who relies on the Kelowna buses to travel and go to work. Unfortunately, it is school season again meaning the buses are packed at all...

Wants more information

Sep 28, 2022 / 9:57 am

I read Castanet daily for a overall picture of what’s happening in our community and around the world. (On Tuesday) Castanet posted a story by the...

Everyone is not an expert

Sep 28, 2022 / 9:44 am

Watching the Kelowna city council election reminds me of a prevalent problem in our society. None of us know what we’re talking about. My main example is...