Letters

Geese roam in Parksville Community Park. - File photo

LETTER: Goose cull too costly

The city’s goose culling is outrageously wasteful and expensive! I agree with…

  • Apr 1, 2021
Easter Egg hunts can be held indoors or in backyards this year. File photo

LETTER: An Easter Giggle

It was the Saturday evening before Easter Sunday. My husband and I…

  • Apr 1, 2021
A large illuminated heart was installed on the roof of the Vernon Jubilee Hospital May 1, 2020. (VJH Foundation photo file)

LETTER: Above and beyond care

I had the occasion to attend the emergency department of Vernon Jubilee…

  • Apr 1, 2021
City contractors will continue to target eggs to try to contain the city's large goose population.
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LETTER: Don’t feed the waterfowl

I see people feeding the ducks and geese down at Kin Beach…

  • Apr 1, 2021
City contractors will continue to target eggs to try to contain the city's large goose population.
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Grade 3 students William Barsaleau (left) and Tyson Liefke take control of a water blaster during a Beairsto Elementary School class trip to the Polson Park spray park Friday. (Lisa VanderVelde/Morning Star file)

LETTER: Keep spray park in Polson

I read with sadness of the imminent closure of the Spray Park…

  • Apr 1, 2021
Grade 3 students William Barsaleau (left) and Tyson Liefke take control of a water blaster during a Beairsto Elementary School class trip to the Polson Park spray park Friday. (Lisa VanderVelde/Morning Star file)
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LETTER: council lacks transparency

I am writing this letter to voice my opinion that the Vernon…

  • Mar 25, 2021
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School bus fees widen gap between socioeconomic levels, Morning Star reader says. (file)

LETTER: bus fees troublesome

It is with dismay when I read the Vernon Morning Star and…

  • Mar 25, 2021
School bus fees widen gap between socioeconomic levels, Morning Star reader says. (file)
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LETTER: Low-income housing problem here to stay

The need for affordable housing has been with us for decades. It…

  • Mar 25, 2021
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The northern section of the Okanagan Rail Trail. (RDNO photo)

LETTER: Rail trail insurance woes

As the result of the Regional District of North Okanagan (RDNO) planning…

  • Mar 25, 2021
The northern section of the Okanagan Rail Trail. (RDNO photo)
City contractors will continue to target eggs to try to contain the city's large goose population.
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LETTER: compassion needed

No one needs to say thank you to Mayor Victor Cumming for…

  • Mar 25, 2021
City contractors will continue to target eggs to try to contain the city's large goose population.
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LETTER: Other options to consider instead of goose cull

Open letter to Vernon mayor and council: With regards to the goose…

  • Mar 18, 2021
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LETTER: Pandemic strengthens community

I read the articles under the headlines page A8 “COVID-19 pandemic hits…

  • Mar 18, 2021
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LETTER: Dogs could spook geese

How long will a goose cull eliminate the goose dilemma? We definitely…

  • Mar 18, 2021
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City contractors will continue to target eggs to try to contain the city's large goose population.
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LETTER: in favour of cull

I was born and raised here in Vernon and have watched a…

  • Mar 11, 2021
City contractors will continue to target eggs to try to contain the city's large goose population.
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LETTER: On the subject of culling

How…how…HOW have we not moved past the idea that we can destroy…

  • Mar 11, 2021
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LETTER: The change within

In response to some recent letters to the editor, I would like…

  • Mar 11, 2021
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LETTER: Stop torture of horses

Summerland woman calls for the end of shipping of live horses to Japan

  • Mar 8, 2021
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LETTER: B.C. needs a Species At Risk Act

In the past, British Columbia has served as an example of how…

  • Mar 4, 2021
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LETTER: Church is essential

Re: letter from Phyllis Beardsley published Feb. 4, 2021 You say OK…

  • Mar 4, 2021
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Geese roam in Parksville Community Park. - File photo

LETTER: Goose cull abysmal idea

I am outraged that the City of Vernon thinks culling any animal…

  • Mar 4, 2021
Geese roam in Parksville Community Park. - File photo