Letters

Paper salvaged by Inge Anhorn from a recycle bin. She packaged it and donated it to the Legion’s Bargain Basement. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)

Letters: Old growth forest logging needs more discussion

In response to the letters about the suspension of logging in the Argonaut Valley

  • Feb 4, 2021

 

The new traffic circle in Revelstoke opened Oct. 29. (Submitted/City of Revelstoke)

LETTER: New roundabout needs better signage

The exit to Highway 1 needs to be more clearly marked

  • Jan 28, 2021

 

A moose and her calf attempting to cross the Jordan River June 22, 2020, as seen from the Jordan River trail. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)

Letter: One year later Jordan River area still at risk

A Revelstoke company is one year in to their two year temporary permit for exploration in the area

  • Jan 27, 2021

 

The province punched a road this summer up Argonaut Creek in preparation for logging. (Photo credit Wildsight)

LETTERS: Protecting the Argonaut Valley is the right thing to do

Letters from two Revelstoke residents

  • Jan 17, 2021
The province punched a road this summer up Argonaut Creek in preparation for logging. (Photo credit Wildsight)
Conservation and Policy Campaigner Charlotte Dawe looking at a tree set to be logged in Argonaut Creek. (Submitted by Wilderness Committee)

LETTER: Old growth forests are worth more standing than they are logged

In response to ‘We need practical not emotional solutions’ letter

  • Jan 6, 2021
Conservation and Policy Campaigner Charlotte Dawe looking at a tree set to be logged in Argonaut Creek. (Submitted by Wilderness Committee)
Two mountain caribou in a clear-cut logged area on Frisby Ridge in June 1977. (Submitted/George Benwell)

LETTER: We need practical not emotional solutions

Revelstokian reacts to Argonaut Creek logging ban

Two mountain caribou in a clear-cut logged area on Frisby Ridge in June 1977. (Submitted/George Benwell)
A rendering of what the proposed development on Hay Rd. would look like. (City of Revelstoke)

LETTER: Hay Rd. development should be approved

The project will provide attainable housing for mid to high income people looking to buy a home

  • Sep 16, 2020
A rendering of what the proposed development on Hay Rd. would look like. (City of Revelstoke)
The site concept plan for the proposed development on Hay Rd. (Selkirk Planning & Design)

LETTER: Mackenzie Village residents concerned about Hay Rd. development

They propose a series of questions for council to consider

The site concept plan for the proposed development on Hay Rd. (Selkirk Planning & Design)
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LETTER: Time to stand up for values

In the last two weeks, senior staff at our city have broken…

  • Aug 6, 2020
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Kiss the caribou goodbye. (Jacquie Palmer)

LETTER: Kiss the caribou goodbye

Kiss the caribou goodbye Revelstoke! The $1.1 million funding from the B.C.…

  • Aug 4, 2020
Kiss the caribou goodbye. (Jacquie Palmer)
A sample Washington license plate. (State Department of Licensing)

LETTER: Border closure?

Dear editor, Over the past week, without much effort, I have noted,…

A sample Washington license plate. (State Department of Licensing)
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Letter: Hay Rd. development doesn’t consider current residents

Hello neighbours, I’m writing in regards to the Hay Road development proposal.…

  • Jun 22, 2020
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Playgrounds remain closed but parks are open in the City of Vernon. (Jennifer Smith - Morning Star)

Okanagan mayor ready for recovery, cautious of second COVID-19 wave

Letter to B.C. government outlines city’s activities and eagerness to return to normal

Playgrounds remain closed but parks are open in the City of Vernon. (Jennifer Smith - Morning Star)
LETTER: Travelling for gravel a better solution

LETTER: Travelling for gravel a better solution

Reader against proposed gravel pit near Jordan River

  • Feb 14, 2020
LETTER: Travelling for gravel a better solution