Letters

Letter: Day of Mourning to be marked with gratitude for essential workers

Last year, 140 workers in B.C. lost their lives to workplace injury or disease

  • Apr 20, 2020

LETTER: Golf courses should be closed

Golfers have been asked to stay at home during COVID-19 pandemic

  • Apr 16, 2020

LETTER: Summerland solar project should be located elsewhere

Other locations in community would be better suited for project

  • Apr 16, 2020
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West Kelowna emergency crews rush injured quadder to hospital.
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Okanagan cleaning business helps the fight against COVID-19
Okanagan charities receive PPE

LETTER: Thanks for supporting the Summerland Food Bank

Community has shown generosity during COVID-19 pandemic

  • Apr 13, 2020

Letter: Community newspapers help keep readers connected

Writer grateful for Observer at time when residents are sheltering in place

  • Apr 10, 2020

Okanagan College health care students step up during pandemic

Okanagan college thanks its students for their hard work through the COVID-19 crisis

  • Apr 9, 2020

Letter: Newspaper addict grateful the presses keep rolling

Writer appreciative of option to shop online, pick up orders

  • Apr 6, 2020

Letter: Messaging to stay home, don’t travel lost on some

Writer questions how golf courses are essential at this time

  • Apr 6, 2020

Letter: Opportunity for debate lost to personal attack

Examples of B.C. premier’s integrity would have been better

  • Apr 6, 2020

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: Criticism of B.C. Premier John Horgan fails four-way test

Writer rebukes letter attacking leader of province’s coalition government

  • Mar 27, 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: Many people to be celebrated during COVID-19 crisis, some not quite as much

Writer notes discrepancy between gas prices in Salmon Arm and neighbouring communities

  • 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

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