Letters

LETTER: Royal treatment at Vernon hospital

A big thank you to hospital workers from this Vernon Morning Star reader

  • Aug 11, 2020

LETTER: Irreversible harm done to Summerland business

Summerland mayor’s confrontation over Confederate flag has harmed store

  • Jul 29, 2020

Vernon park back to being beautiful

LETTER: City thanked for keeping Linear Park clean

Vernon Cultural Centre smoke and mirrors?

LETTER: Considering the state of the economy, writer suggests most would not support this project today

Dog poop takes away from Vernon trail

LETTER: Pick up after your pooch

Weeds taking over Vernon hillsides

LETTER: Doesn’t anyone care anymore?

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LETTER: Disappointed with Summerland mayor’s confrontational manner

Confederate flag incident at store should have been handled differently

  • Jul 29, 2020

LETTER: Confederate flag is a potent symbol of hate

We cannot erase history and what it symbolizes — but we can deem it as unacceptable in our community

  • Jul 29, 2020

Letter: Canada unwilling to sign treaty on prohibition of nuclear weapons

Government’s position unlikely to change without pressure from Canadians

  • Jul 28, 2020

LETTER: Evaluate the risk of harm associated with specific actions

For example, marketing racist symbols has the effect of making minority families feel unsafe

  • Jul 27, 2020

LETTER: Mayor’s actions won’t effectively address racism in Summerland

The situation could’ve been resolved without blame and degradation

  • Jul 27, 2020

LETTER: Solar farm could’ve been solar installations on homes instead

Local homeowners should encourage council to have a ‘buy-in’ program to augment the solar farm

  • Jul 27, 2020

LETTER: Mayor Boot was unprofessional

Ranting against perceived racism is another form of bullying

  • Jul 27, 2020

LETTER: Show love in face of racism

To the editor: Emotions are high after another episode of police brutality.…

  • Jul 23, 2020

LETTER: Wake taxpayers of Vernon

To the editor: It is time to demand that that Mayor and…

  • Jul 22, 2020

LETTER: Stop beaking about Trump

This Vernon Morning Star reader says columnist Glenn Mitchell should focus on homegrown issues

  • Jul 22, 2020

LETTER: Cheers to the Vernon police

To the editor, There is a lot of unrest south of the…

  • Jul 22, 2020

LETTER: Mayor should resign for handling of Confederate bandanas

Toni Boot’s actions in dealing with store owner were inappropriate

  • Jul 22, 2020

LETTER: Summerland mayor embarrassed dollar store owner

Quiet phone call, not public display, should have been used in Confederate flag incident

  • Jul 22, 2020

LETTER: Summerland mayor’s actions unprofessional and inappropriate

Summerland mayor Toni Boot confronted store owner over selling Confederate bandanas

  • Jul 21, 2020