Letters

LETTER: Surveillance satellites circling the earth

The drone I have has a little camera which allows me to take pictures during daylight hours

  • Feb 23rd, 2018

B.C. mom shares the heartbreak of an addicted child

With every fiber of my being as his mother, I have stood resolutely, phone in hand, and said No, I cannot help you with that.

  • Feb 23rd, 2018

Letter: BC forest practices need to change

Letter writer says forestry is in need of an overhaul

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Fire at golf course in Chemainus
JP Hoe concert in Ladysmith
Million Dollar Quartet at Chemainus Theatre
Fire near Quinsam coal mine

LETTER: Thanks for a difficult decision

Council and staff had a hard task with Banks Crescent

  • Feb 20th, 2018

LETTER: Thanks for Summerland council’s decision

We will grow in time, but I believe slowly and carefully is the way to grow

  • Feb 20th, 2018

LETTER: A colossal waste of resources

Council put the community through an additional 14 months of angst, protest, updates and grief

  • Feb 20th, 2018

LETTER: Costs should be disclosed

What should now be required is an independent audit of the costs borne by the people of Summerland

  • Feb 20th, 2018

LETTER: Hatchery has not had issues with turbidity

Mayor has suggested that the hatchery was unprofessional for not installing water monitoring devices

  • Feb 20th, 2018

LETTER: Thanks to council for voting No

I firmly believe the right decision for Summerland was made

  • Feb 20th, 2018

LETTER: Workable Urban Growth Area needed

Summerland residents must come together with open minds to discuss planning

  • Feb 20th, 2018

LETTER: Council must listen to the people

Summerland’s mayor and council were elected almost by default

  • Feb 14th, 2018

LETTER: Do customers prefer closing bank branch?

Spokesperson suggests closing BMO branch is a result of changing customer banking preferences

LETTER: Oil industry puts the planet at risk

When we have a spill on our coast, no money will be able to reverse the damage

  • Feb 14th, 2018

LETTER: Pump was at old cannery building

Historic pump likely used to fuel trucks hauling fruit

  • Feb 14th, 2018

Need exists for people with dementia

The Alzheimer Society of B.C.’s ultimate vision is a world without dementia

  • Feb 14th, 2018

LETTER: Weaver fiddles while B.C.’s economic prospects burn

Skeena MLA warns of damage to B.C. investment from Green threats

  • Feb 6th, 2018

LETTER: Questions raised about development proposal

Units in seniors care facility in Summerland would not be affordable

  • Feb 5th, 2018

LETTER: Lake licenses should not be used for development

Summerland is the only community that does not use lake licenses to supplement its water system

  • Feb 5th, 2018

LETTER: Hatchery’s stance on development has been clear

What is the taxpayer of Summerland willing to give up for the sake of a high rise development?

  • Feb 5th, 2018

LETTER: Pump is part of Summerland’s story

Old gas pump was important in previous years

  • Feb 5th, 2018