Letters

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LETTER: Summerland solar project should be reconsidered

District of Summerland is postponing many major infrastructure projects

  • Apr 27, 2020
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LETTER: Golf courses should be closed

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

  • Apr 16, 2020
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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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LETTER: Thanks for supporting the Summerland Food Bank

LETTER: Thanks for supporting the Summerland Food Bank

Community has shown generosity during COVID-19 pandemic

  • Apr 13, 2020
LETTER: Thanks for supporting the Summerland Food Bank
Jodi Kemp is on track to step out into the workforce soon as an LPN. (Contributed)

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
Jodi Kemp is on track to step out into the workforce soon as an LPN. (Contributed)
Letter: Newspaper addict grateful the presses keep rolling

Letter: Newspaper addict grateful the presses keep rolling

Writer appreciative of option to shop online, pick up orders

  • Apr 6, 2020
Letter: Newspaper addict grateful the presses keep rolling
Letter: Messaging to stay home, don’t travel lost on some

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: Messaging to stay home, don’t travel lost on some
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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
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LETTER: Thanks to those providing essential services

LETTER: Thanks to those providing essential services

Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen board chair recognizes efforts and dedication

  • Mar 31, 2020
LETTER: Thanks to those providing essential services
Letter: Sustainable and equitable world needed to survive virus and its aftermath

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: Sustainable and equitable world needed to survive virus and its aftermath
LETTER: More efforts needed to stop spread of COVID-19

LETTER: More efforts needed to stop spread of COVID-19

People in Summerland not all practicing social distancing

  • Mar 23, 2020
LETTER: More efforts needed to stop spread of COVID-19
FILE – Premier Horgan making an announcement about the province’s approval of the business plan for a new hospital in Fort St. James. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)                                A letter to the Observer’s editor takes issue with another writer’s positive view of John Horgan. (Black Press Files)

Letter: Premier Horgan’s performance disappointing

Leader compromising values he once held dear

  • Mar 22, 2020
FILE – Premier Horgan making an announcement about the province’s approval of the business plan for a new hospital in Fort St. James. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)                                A letter to the Observer’s editor takes issue with another writer’s positive view of John Horgan. (Black Press Files)
LETTER: Accessible businesses are needed

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: Accessible businesses are needed
Letter: What’s the delay on sticking with daylight saving time?

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: What’s the delay on sticking with daylight saving time?
Letter: Filthy treatment of public toilets perplexing

Letter: Filthy treatment of public toilets perplexing

Writer lifts the lid on unsanitary use of public facilities

  • Mar 11, 2020
Letter: Filthy treatment of public toilets perplexing
LETTER: Excavating crew was thoughtful and professional

LETTER: Excavating crew was thoughtful and professional

Workers dug up portion of Quinpool Road in Summerland

  • Mar 11, 2020
LETTER: Excavating crew was thoughtful and professional
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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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LETTER: Childrearing courses should be taught in schools

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: Childrearing courses should be taught in schools
Letter: Make Wet’suwet’en land part of Canada’s protected territory

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: Make Wet’suwet’en land part of Canada’s protected territory
LETTER: Forestry practices will affect property values

LETTER: Forestry practices will affect property values

Logging these water purifying ecosystems affects B.C. communities

  • Feb 21, 2020
LETTER: Forestry practices will affect property values