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Typo or angry ex? West Kelowna street misspelling brings laughs

The letter addressed to Doucherie Road has been delivered to the proper recipient
Boucherie Road. (Google Maps Street View)

A West Kelowna resident took to Facebook after receiving someone else’s mail.

Although Cory Krebs stated he gets wrongly addressed mail all the time, getting one addressed to Doucherie Road was a first.

Whether a misprint of Boucherie, or an intentional typo, the post caused quite a stir online.

Micheal Williams commented, “I know a few people that could live on Doucherie Road.”

Heather Ragany said she’s added a the new term to her vocabulary.

Andy Neumann suggested the letter must be sent from an ex.

Victoria Mann chimed in writing, “I swear West K just has these road names to make us both laugh and sweat.”


The original poster came back to let others know the letter has been successfully delivered to the right person, after the recipient’s daughter saw the social media post.

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Brittany Webster

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