Letters

LETTER: Flights from infected countries should be banned

There is no excuse to allow those from infected countries to keep coming to B.C.

  • Apr 1, 2020

LETTER: Thanks to those providing essential services

Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen board chair recognizes efforts and dedication

  • Mar 31, 2020

Letter: Sustainable and equitable world needed to survive virus and its aftermath

Writer says now is time to find a way to carry on that is not dependant on growth

  • Mar 27, 2020

LETTER: More efforts needed to stop spread of COVID-19

People in Summerland not all practicing social distancing

  • Mar 23, 2020

Letter: Premier Horgan’s performance disappointing

Leader compromising values he once held dear

  • Mar 22, 2020

LETTER: Accessible businesses are needed

After 10 years in Summerland, I have learned which businesses are not accessible, and ignore them

  • Mar 11, 2020
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Mini parade for support during COVID-19
Vehicles in the Columbia River
Blowing shells for hermit crabs
Trudeau says better data on COVID-19 in Canada is on its way

Letter: What’s the delay on sticking with daylight saving time?

Writer questions why B.C. government has yet to eliminate time change

  • Mar 11, 2020

Letter: Filthy treatment of public toilets perplexing

Writer lifts the lid on unsanitary use of public facilities

  • Mar 11, 2020

LETTER: Excavating crew was thoughtful and professional

Workers dug up portion of Quinpool Road in Summerland

  • Mar 11, 2020

LETTER: Densification is right, if well thought out

Open letter to Revelstoke city council and OCP planning team: I am…

  • Mar 10, 2020

LETTER: Gardens should be encouraged

I have a good sized vegetable garden and a large box which my son built

  • Mar 9, 2020

LETTER: Childrearing courses should be taught in schools

Along with their physical wellbeing, children’s sound psychological health should a priority

  • Mar 2, 2020

Letter: Make Wet’suwet’en land part of Canada’s protected territory

Writer argues LNG dirtier not cleaner as replacement to coal

  • Mar 2, 2020

LETTER: Forestry practices will affect property values

Logging these water purifying ecosystems affects B.C. communities

  • Feb 21, 2020

LETTER: Thanks to Fyffe Road Snow Angel

Snow-clearing efforts have been appreciated

  • Feb 21, 2020

Letter: Dear Revelstoke City Council, say NO to highway proposed between Alberta and B.C.

The Central Alberta Economic Partnership is proposing a highway be built across Howse Pass

  • Feb 20, 2020

Letter: New $3.2 million signs shouldn’t be a priority in Revelstoke

The money may seem like a gift, but in the end it came from taxation

  • Feb 20, 2020

LETTER: Ex councillor weighs in on deferral of raises for Revelstoke mayor and council

After Steven Cross resigned in protest, proposed raises were removed from the budget

  • Feb 19, 2020

Letter: Proposed gravel pit near Revelstoke is ‘reprehensible’

The pit would be located beside the Jordan River

  • Feb 1, 2020

LETTER: We need to thank those who work in public education

Andrea Sinclair is president of the BC Parent Advisory Councils

  • Jan 29, 2020