Letters

LETTER: Universal pharmacare program needed

Millions of Canadians are waiting for this historic step

  • Dec 13, 2019

LETTER: Support needed to eradicate polio

As long as it exists the disease can suddenly erupt and spread anywhere

  • Dec 13, 2019

LETTER: Woman denied transplant still has questions

To the editor: I was happy to hear of Vernon’s Judi Moris’…

  • Dec 13, 2019

LETTER: Schubert solves Safeway issue with bus

To the editor: Now that the downtown Safeway is closed, the Schubert…

  • Dec 13, 2019

LETTER: Money see, money do

To the editor: Seeing as how we are approaching that special time…

  • Dec 13, 2019

LETTER: No input necessary for City of Vernon

I am a taxpayer in Vernon for the past 20 years and…

  • Dec 12, 2019
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LETTER: No one wins with private care

Dear Editor, Day’s team argues that the public health-care system is a…

  • Dec 10, 2019

LETTER: Keep bucks in the community

Dear Editor, Shop local. Start now. Here are some recent experiences which…

  • Dec 10, 2019

Letter: Population growth is the problem

Dear Editor: In response to letters from Robert T. Rock of Mission…

  • Dec 10, 2019

LETTER: Not all can afford private health insurance

The private insurance industry is not in the business of covering those with high needs

  • Dec 4, 2019

LETTER: Health model profits from patents’ suffering and desperation

Health care should be based on need not the ability to pay

  • Dec 4, 2019

Letter: Time to do away with Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer

Writer says Christmas classic revolves around bullying, false friendship

  • Dec 9, 2019

LETTER: Canada must benefit from its own oil supply

Until an alternative is found, oil is in

  • Dec 3, 2019

LETTER: Safety measures needed at Summerland Skatepark

Council must prevent accident before it happens

  • Dec 2, 2019

LETTER: Public solutions needed for surgical wait times

Private surgery centres increase health care costs without providing more positive outcomes

  • Nov 29, 2019

Letter: Video games stripped of content a money grab

Writer encourages people to research before buying

  • Nov 29, 2019

LETTER: Inadequate funding behind Vernon hospital quality

Before asking for a handout, try to fix what you can

  • Nov 29, 2019

LETTER: Millennials not to blame for climate crisis

Boomer generation just as responsible for plastics, climate crisis

  • Nov 29, 2019

LETTER: Homeless people are not a ‘plague’

Dear editor, I am of the view the homeless population are human…

  • Nov 28, 2019

LETTER: Campaign supports Don Cherry, veterans with mental health issues

Purchase of pins established as a fundraising opportunity

  • Nov 28, 2019