Letters

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: Gardens should be encouraged

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

  • Mar 9, 2020
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Okanagan cleaning business helps the fight against COVID-19

Letter: Complexity of reconciliation looms over prime minister’s sunny ways

Writer suggests current protests a preview of coming showdown over Trans-Mountain

  • Mar 9, 2020

Letter: Premier John Horgan a leader you can feel at ease with

Writer compares current B.C. premier to Liberal offerings

  • 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: South Shuswap incorporation a foregone conclusion?

Writer overwhelmed with information at committee meeting

  • Feb 17, 2020

Letter: Salmon Arm gas prices reason to not shop local

Writer finds cheaper fuel to be had in neighbouring communities

  • Feb 12, 2020

Letter: Virtual consultations would benefit patients’ health and pocketbooks

System could save on travel-related expenses for health care

  • Feb 10, 2020

Letter: First Nations supporters of pipeline could act as mediators in protest

Writer suggests way to facilitate talks between protesters and police

  • Feb 10, 2020

Letter: Province must end RCMP arrests, respect rights of B.C.’s Indigenous people

Writer appalled by police raids of First Nations defending their right to oppose pipeline

  • Feb 10, 2020

Letter: Greta Thunberg not afraid to speak the truth

Writer commends young Nobel Peace Prize nominee

  • Feb 3, 2020

Letter: Keep your dogs off salted roads and sidewalks

Writer concerned for treatment of animals in harsh weather

  • Jan 30, 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

Letter: Olive oil founder brings opportunity to connect on Israel-Palestine conflict

Writer invites public to hear talk by Zatoum founder Robert Massoud

  • Jan 27, 2020

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: Dog dirt – hefty fines suggested

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