Letters

LETTER: Help needed for homeless problem

LETTER: Help needed for homeless problem

Homeless population was an election issue

  • Oct 25, 2019
LETTER: Help needed for homeless problem
Letter: Observations from a federal election scrutineer

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
Children play at a Vancouver daycare centre, Sept. 5, 2019. (B.C. government)

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
Children play at a Vancouver daycare centre, Sept. 5, 2019. (B.C. government)
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Bergen pushes Liberals for better COVID-19 plan
Elections BC aiming for results on November 16
B.C. election called for Oct. 24
Individual actions key to suppressing COVID-19 again: Tam
(Black Press Media file)

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

Ecologists have been sounding the alarm for decades

  • Oct 20, 2019
(Black Press Media file)
LETTER: Bylaws needed for short-term rentals

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: Bylaws needed for short-term rentals
LETTER: The importance of universal pharmacare

LETTER: The importance of universal pharmacare

Most people can’t afford their prescription drugs

  • Oct 18, 2019
LETTER: The importance of universal pharmacare
Caribou herds in B.C. are divided into four groups, southern mountain (shown), central mountain, northern mountain and boreal. (B.C. government)

LETTERS: Wolf kills, wilderness protection and caribou recovery

Readers respond to Tom Fletcher’s column on B.C. program

  • Oct 17, 2019
Caribou herds in B.C. are divided into four groups, southern mountain (shown), central mountain, northern mountain and boreal. (B.C. government)
LETTER: Questions to ask yourself before the election

LETTER: Questions to ask yourself before the election

Okanagan resident urging voters to consider climate

LETTER: Questions to ask yourself before the election
LETTER: Burning of garbage a problem in Trout Creek

LETTER: Burning of garbage a problem in Trout Creek

Summerland Council asked to address issue within community

  • Oct 7, 2019
LETTER: Burning of garbage a problem in Trout Creek
LETTER: Party did not deserve fascist label

LETTER: Party did not deserve fascist label

People’s Party of Canada signs vandalized in Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola riding

  • Oct 4, 2019
LETTER: Party did not deserve fascist label
LETTER: What is the point of recycling

LETTER: What is the point of recycling

Apparently we have been sending our plastic garbage to third world countries

  • Sep 30, 2019
LETTER: What is the point of recycling
LETTER: Liberals, Conservatives weak on climate action

LETTER: Liberals, Conservatives weak on climate action

If we elect Liberal or Conservative governments, we abandon hope of a future for our children

  • Sep 23, 2019
LETTER: Liberals, Conservatives weak on climate action
LETTER: Trudeau controversy a non-issue

LETTER: Trudeau controversy a non-issue

Brownface was a meaningless act of costuming

  • Sep 23, 2019
LETTER: Trudeau controversy a non-issue
LETTER: Sources in cannabis cultivation story could be better balanced

LETTER: Sources in cannabis cultivation story could be better balanced

A reader responds to part of Black Press Media’s special series on cannabis agriculture in B.C.

  • Sep 19, 2019
LETTER: Sources in cannabis cultivation story could be better balanced
LETTER: Democracy concerns must be addressed

LETTER: Democracy concerns must be addressed

Critical issues keep some from voting

  • Sep 19, 2019
LETTER: Democracy concerns must be addressed
Letter: National diabetes strategy would support Canadians, save money

Letter: National diabetes strategy would support Canadians, save money

Writer urges voters to support lobbying effort to have federal government take action

  • Sep 17, 2019
Letter: National diabetes strategy would support Canadians, save money
LETTER: Summerland one-day recycling service appreciated

LETTER: Summerland one-day recycling service appreciated

Service on Saturday helped those unable to get to landfill

  • Sep 16, 2019
LETTER: Summerland one-day recycling service appreciated
LETTER: Thanks for Summerland Fall Fair decorations

LETTER: Thanks for Summerland Fall Fair decorations

Volunteer decorated community for festival and fall season

  • Sep 13, 2019
LETTER: Thanks for Summerland Fall Fair decorations
LETTER: Hoping the election show improves

LETTER: Hoping the election show improves

Conservative leader called Prime Minister Justin Trudeau a liar during debate

  • Sep 13, 2019
LETTER: Hoping the election show improves
The ongoing opioid crisis is having an impact on many, including paramedics. (Paul Henderson photo)

LETTER: Compassion needed for those addicted to opioids

First responder speaks from the front lines of the opioid crisis

  • Sep 12, 2019
The ongoing opioid crisis is having an impact on many, including paramedics. (Paul Henderson photo)