Letters

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

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: What’s the delay on sticking with daylight saving time?
Letter: Filthy treatment of public toilets perplexing

Letter: Filthy treatment of public toilets perplexing

Writer lifts the lid on unsanitary use of public facilities

  • Mar 11, 2020
Letter: Filthy treatment of public toilets perplexing
LETTER: Excavating crew was thoughtful and professional

LETTER: Excavating crew was thoughtful and professional

Workers dug up portion of Quinpool Road in Summerland

  • Mar 11, 2020
LETTER: Excavating crew was thoughtful and professional
LETTER: Densification is right, if well thought out

LETTER: Densification is right, if well thought out

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

  • Mar 10, 2020
LETTER: Densification is right, if well thought out
(Stock photo)

LETTER: Gardens should be encouraged

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

  • Mar 9, 2020
(Stock photo)
LETTER: Childrearing courses should be taught in schools

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: Childrearing courses should be taught in schools
Letter: Make Wet’suwet’en land part of Canada’s protected territory

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: Make Wet’suwet’en land part of Canada’s protected territory
LETTER: Forestry practices will affect property values

LETTER: Forestry practices will affect property values

Logging these water purifying ecosystems affects B.C. communities

  • Feb 21, 2020
LETTER: Forestry practices will affect property values
LETTER: Thanks to Fyffe Road Snow Angel

LETTER: Thanks to Fyffe Road Snow Angel

Snow-clearing efforts have been appreciated

  • Feb 21, 2020
LETTER: Thanks to Fyffe Road Snow Angel
Looking towards the treed Howse Pass (left). (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)

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
Looking towards the treed Howse Pass (left). (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)
Letter: New $3.2 million signs shouldn’t be a priority in Revelstoke

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: New $3.2 million signs shouldn’t be a priority in Revelstoke
Steven Cross was elected as a city councillor in 2018 and resigned in January 2020 in protest of proposed raises for mayor and council. (Submitted)

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
Steven Cross was elected as a city councillor in 2018 and resigned in January 2020 in protest of proposed raises for mayor and council. (Submitted)
Despite public backlash, Jake-Jay Construction got a license from the province to investigate the potential new gravel site. (File)

Letter: Proposed gravel pit near Revelstoke is ‘reprehensible’

The pit would be located beside the Jordan River

  • Feb 1, 2020
Despite public backlash, Jake-Jay Construction got a license from the province to investigate the potential new gravel site. (File)
Andrea Sinclair, president of the BC Parent Advisory Councils. (Submitted)

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

Andrea Sinclair is president of the BC Parent Advisory Councils

  • Jan 29, 2020
Andrea Sinclair, president of the BC Parent Advisory Councils. (Submitted)
LETTER: Kindness and compassion needed around cats

LETTER: Kindness and compassion needed around cats

I’ve observed callous disregard, and sometimes even contempt, exhibited towards these sentient beings

  • Jan 24, 2020
LETTER: Kindness and compassion needed around cats
The United Kingdom fines owners a hefty price for not picking up after their pets. (Contributed)

LETTER: Dog dirt – hefty fines suggested

Okanagan might solve poop problem by implementing hefty fines like the U.K.

The United Kingdom fines owners a hefty price for not picking up after their pets. (Contributed)
LETTER: Cross is a man of integrity and honesty

LETTER: Cross is a man of integrity and honesty

Dear editor, Another year has gone and wow are things getting better,…

  • Jan 23, 2020
LETTER: Cross is a man of integrity and honesty
Letter: Canada could have its own king if Prince Harry, Meghan Markle move to B.C.

Letter: Canada could have its own king if Prince Harry, Meghan Markle move to B.C.

Royals could take up residence in one of Victoria’s homeless camps during Empress reno

  • Jan 21, 2020
Letter: Canada could have its own king if Prince Harry, Meghan Markle move to B.C.
Joel Krahn/Yukon News file

LETTER: Old enough to know what’s been lost in B.C. salmon

Stephen Hume writes about the lack of discussion on the province’s dwindling salmon population

  • Jan 16, 2020
Joel Krahn/Yukon News file
LETTER: Racial profiling was disgusting

LETTER: Racial profiling was disgusting

Recent arrest of a First Nations grandfather and his granddaughter was appalling

LETTER: Racial profiling was disgusting