LETTER: Proportional representation a fair voting system

The proportional representation system accurately translates votes to seats

LETTER: Measure suggested to keep blue bags from recycling stream

Instructions with new carts direct the householder to put shredded paper into plastic bags

  • Jul 22, 2018

LETTER: Andrew Scheer may be most underrated political leader in Western world

Former MP John Weston writes about an evening he hosted with the federal Conservative leader

  • Jul 16, 2018
Toddler tumbles out of moving vehicle
Horgan says those breaking the law in Houston will have consequences
BC NDP say emergency route on Malahat is an urgent matter.
Truck driver in Humboldt Broncos crash pleads guilty

LETTER: Time to reexamine our use of the written word

Lately I have been noticing how easy it can be for written words to be misconstrued or misunderstood

  • Jul 15, 2018

LETTER: Summerland municipal staffing has changed

Councillor responds to claims and statements in earlier letter

  • Jul 15, 2018

LETTER: Many staff and position changes at Summerland’s municipal hall

These are all highly paid positions with full benefits, located in the Okanagan.

  • Jul 8, 2018

LETTER: Third voting option should be considered

The Two-Round System isa method used to elect a single winner in an election

  • Jul 8, 2018

LETTER: Consider the effects of proportional representation

A proportional representation voting system would increase the number of parties in the legislature

  • Jul 8, 2018

LETTER: Change to proportional representation needed

Under proportional voting, Ford would have 40 per cent of the power and Trump would not be president

  • Jul 4, 2018

LETTER: Councillor defends decision not to attend ceremony

Personally, I don’t think that’s a prudent use of taxpayer’s money

  • Jul 4, 2018

LETTER: Seafood cafe to close

We will to continue to provide the same quality food, fun and friendly service until our final day

  • Jul 4, 2018

LETTER: Examining expenditures in municipal budget

Here are the facts from the District of Summerland comparing the income and expenses of our taxes

LETTER: Thanks to all who helped after fall

Summerland woman grateful for assistance after an accident

  • Jun 24, 2018

LETTER: Elected officials absent at awards ceremony

Summerland had no representative from our elected officials at business awards

  • Jun 24, 2018

LETTER: Tax money needed for road upgrades

Over the past two years, Summerland council defeated two hight tax income projects

  • Jun 11, 2018

LETTER: Canada needs energy plan, not Crown corporation

Trudeau is losing an opportunity to create and develop a comprehensive National Energy Policy

  • May 26, 2018

LETTER: Leadnow played role in 2014 election

Society provided funding for Stop the Swap campaign in Summerland

  • May 20, 2018

LETTER: Thanks for maintenance at cemetery

Peach Orchard Cemetery has improved so much

  • May 20, 2018

LETTER: Funds should be spent on electrical system

Summerland transferred $500,000 from the electrical department surplus to the general city coffers

  • May 20, 2018

LETTER: Road sign colours should be changed

When drivers say they didn’t see the sign, if they are colour blind they are telling the truth

  • May 13, 2018