Letters

LETTER: Coal mining a serious concern

Coal is B.C.’s number one export and generates 25 per cent of world greenhouse gas emissions

  • Apr 25th, 2018

LETTER: Oil spill history must be considered

There have been 80 recorded spills since 1961, six in Jasper National Park.

  • Apr 25th, 2018

LETTER: School awards committee seeks support

Summerland Secondary School has reworked its student recognition awards

  • Apr 25th, 2018
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Postal workers strike in Victoria
As long as you are in line by 8 p.m. you can vote
Advance polls not necessarily sign of higher voter turnout
Changes coming for speculation tax

Open letter to Premier John Horgan

LETTER: Group called First Things First Okanagan promotes action on climate change

Effort needed on Earth Day

LETTER: Vernon writer urges change in celebration of Earth Day Sunday

  • Apr 18th, 2018

LETTER: Province must address climate change

The promised examination of fracking excludes GHG emissions and public health risks

  • Apr 15th, 2018

LETTER: Antiquated voting system should be changed

A proportional representation system encourages thoughtful governance and civil discourse

  • Apr 15th, 2018

LETTER: Federal parties in political paralysis

Liberals, Conservatives and New Democrats all face challenges as election nears

  • Apr 15th, 2018

LETTER: Fossil fuels should be kept in the ground

Tom Fletcher’s tirade against people who want a habitable world is demonic thinking

  • Apr 7th, 2018

LETTER: Thanks for caring service

Funeral chapel in Summerland provided help to family

  • Apr 7th, 2018

LETTER: Family information available online

Summerland pioneer William J. Beattie arrived in Canada in 1905 or 1907

  • Apr 2nd, 2018

LETTER: Tooth found at Summerland Aquatic Centre

One day a patron of our Aquatic Centre came complaining that a child’s tooth was lying on the floor

  • Apr 2nd, 2018

LETTER: Garbage bins only benefit contractor, manufacturer

Most Summerland households do not generate enough waste to justify new containers

  • Apr 2nd, 2018

LETTER: Electoral reform driven by party interests

In the past, both parties have demonstrated untrustworthy behaviour on electoral reform

  • Mar 27th, 2018

LETTER: Requirement violates fundamental freedoms

Individuals and organizations should not be forced to make an attestation of values

  • Mar 27th, 2018

LETTER: Solar project will benefit Summerland

Although a small project providing only a small percentage of Summerland’s needs, it is a good start

LETTER: Summerland has wasted money

We can only hope the citizens of Summerland throw these incompetents out in the coming election

  • Mar 27th, 2018

Equality, Indigenous equality

Letter from chiefs applauds efforts being made with federal budget

  • Mar 26th, 2018