Letters

Letter: No cost to showing respect, decency to Salmon Arm’s homeless population

Writer asks you to imagine yourself in the shoes of someone living on the street

  • Nov 27, 2019

Letter: Pot shop proposed for South Shuswap not family oriented

Writer argues application is about making more money at any cost

  • Nov 26, 2019

LETTER: Phone scam has become annoying

Summerland woman has had repeated calls about refund

  • Nov 22, 2019
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Letter: Spouse of Shuswap first responder shares challenges, gratitude

One in three first responders suffer in silence, resources available to help them and their families

  • Nov 21, 2019

Letter: Spouse of Shuswap first responder shares challenges, gratitude

One in three first responders suffer in silence, resources available to help them and their families

  • Nov 21, 2019

Letter: Respecting rights before pipeline

Writer questions expectations for quicker completion of Trans Mountain pipeline

  • Nov 18, 2019

Letter: Air quality monitoring suggested for Highway 1 in Salmon Arm

Writer highlights health impacts from motor-vehicle traffic exhaust

  • Nov 12, 2019

Salmon Arm gas prices encourage shopping elsewhere

Letter writer critical of city’s static fuel prices

  • Nov 12, 2019

Letter: Seniors Resource Centre capable of offering more

Writer says centre’s small space, lack of HandyDARTs limiting to what it can provide

  • Nov 6, 2019

Letter: Salmon Arm treble clef a tribute to dedicated music, art and theatre teachers

Music and the arts bring us together and make for a healthy community

  • Nov 5, 2019

Letter: Put pressure on North Okanagan-Shuswap MP to step up for veterans

Thousands of tax dollars will be spent by Remembrance Day telling us “Lest we forget.”

LETTER: Donors to Summerland Centre Stage Theatre must be recognized

Donor plaques are missing from theatre lobby

  • Oct 28, 2019

LETTER: Help needed for homeless problem

Homeless population was an election issue

  • Oct 25, 2019

Letter: Observations from a federal election scrutineer

System of checks and balances assure job done with utmost care

  • Oct 24, 2019

Letter: Observations from a federal election scrutineer

System of checks and balances assure job done with utmost care

  • Oct 24, 2019

LETTER: Middle class better off with Trudeau’s child benefit boost

It’s a transfer, not a tax cut, but it helps families get ahead

  • Oct 21, 2019

LETTER: On the future of salmon farming in B.C.

Ecologists have been sounding the alarm for decades

  • Oct 20, 2019

LETTER: Bylaws needed for short-term rentals

There are still no bylaws in Summerland regarding where short-term rental units are allowed

  • Oct 18, 2019

Letter: No inspirational connection to federal leaders during debates

Voters overwhelmed with denunciation and rejection

  • Oct 18, 2019

LETTER: The importance of universal pharmacare

Most people can’t afford their prescription drugs

  • Oct 18, 2019