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Frank Latchford says he wants to help with Vernon’s goose cull. (Contributed)

LETTER: Former YVR wildlife control officer backs Vernon’s goose cull

Frank Latchford says he wants to help with Vernon’s goose cull

  • Feb 2, 2021
Frank Latchford says he wants to help with Vernon’s goose cull. (Contributed)
B.C. commercial fishers argue Canada’s oceans can play an important role in a new and revitalized economy, but only if the first step is to restore their natural productivity. (Black Press file photo)
B.C. commercial fishers argue Canada’s oceans can play an important role in a new and revitalized economy, but only if the first step is to restore their natural productivity. (Black Press file photo)

LETTER: Something to celebrate

The Trump presidency is over and there is much to celebrate. One…

  • Jan 28, 2021
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My Place residents share their story
Puppy socialization classes during COVID-19
Man arrested for failing to comply with Vernon hospital mask mandate
Ice climbers spotted off Vernon highway
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LETTER: No confidence in government

I’m not sure if I would be better off not reading the…

  • Jan 28, 2021
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National Guard troops backed by state troopers guard a fenced-off Washington State Capitol in Olympia on Jan. 10. (Richard Read/Los Angeles Times photo)

LETTER: Reflection on riots

We fought global wars, and millions of people died to defend and…

  • Jan 28, 2021
National Guard troops backed by state troopers guard a fenced-off Washington State Capitol in Olympia on Jan. 10. (Richard Read/Los Angeles Times photo)
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LETTER: Animal problems?

Mice, and now rats, skunks, raccoons, beavers, coyotes…all can be problematic when…

  • Jan 21, 2021
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LETTER: Defying nature

Vernon Morning Star reader argues vegan diet isn’t aligned with biology

  • Jan 21, 2021
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LETTER: In defence of defeat

Allow society to come to terms with differences organically: Vernon councillor

  • Jan 21, 2021
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LETTER: Drawing the line

Morning Star reader questions point of using eco-friendly paint when it wears off so quickly

  • Jan 21, 2021
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Interior Health president and CEO Susan Brown. (Contributed)

COLUMN: Overcoming unimaginable odds in health care

Interior Health CEO Susan Brown reflects on 2020, expresses hope for 2021

  • Jan 14, 2021
Interior Health president and CEO Susan Brown. (Contributed)
Citizen science on a small Vancouver island Coho stream. (Public Fishery Alliance)

LETTER: Public Fishery Alliance clarifies stance on ways to restore B.C.’s salmon population

‘Fishing is enjoyable, but that’s not why the public fishery supports adipose fin clipping all chinook production’

  • Jan 14, 2021
Citizen science on a small Vancouver island Coho stream. (Public Fishery Alliance)
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LETTER: Look inward and be the change

At the risk of the public’s wrath, I would like to respond…

  • Jan 14, 2021
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LETTER: Provincial pandemic boost irresponsible

Somebody needs to explain just how B.C. Premier John Horgan possibly can…

  • Jan 14, 2021
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LETTER: Cheers to VJH

I spent a day in our beloved Hospital Emergency. I count my…

  • Jan 14, 2021
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Pattullo Bridge replacement is one of a group of major construction projects due to begin in B.C. with union-only labour. (Black Press Media)

LETTER: Compulsory trades training for B.C. apprentices makes sense

B.C. Building Trades women’s group endorses NDP’s move

  • Jan 7, 2021
Pattullo Bridge replacement is one of a group of major construction projects due to begin in B.C. with union-only labour. (Black Press Media)
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LETTER: Diversity in movies has been mandated

Dear Editor: Re: COLUMN: Adding diversity to light holiday movies (Summerland Review,…

  • Dec 29, 2020
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The Morning Star’s former editor Glenn Mitchell published more than 100 of a local photographer’s nature photos. (Carla Hunt Photography)

Vernon photographer remembers Glenn Mitchell

Longtime newspaper editor published more than 100 of nature photographers images

The Morning Star’s former editor Glenn Mitchell published more than 100 of a local photographer’s nature photos. (Carla Hunt Photography)
Linear Park’s wide, paved walkway is used by many, including bicyclists, dogs, walkers and runners. (Morning Star file photo)

Vernon park pup approved

Letter from Lexxi the Labradoodle

Linear Park’s wide, paved walkway is used by many, including bicyclists, dogs, walkers and runners. (Morning Star file photo)
The Peach is looking ready for its COVID Christmas. (Monique Tamminga/Black Press)

T’was the night before Christmas in the Okanagan

It’s true that this year has had sadness aplenty, we’ll never forget the year 2020

The Peach is looking ready for its COVID Christmas. (Monique Tamminga/Black Press)
Donna Scott held a Garden Walk at her Coldstream home Aug. 2, 2020, to raise funds to purchase a new elevator for her sons Egan and Logan Mandreck who rely on wheelchairs. Egan and Logan live with a rare hereditary condition called Friedreich’s Ataxia and rely on wheelchairs. (Contributed)

LETTER: Thank you donors

Donations pour in for woman to install lift for sons living with condition

  • Dec 24, 2020
Donna Scott held a Garden Walk at her Coldstream home Aug. 2, 2020, to raise funds to purchase a new elevator for her sons Egan and Logan Mandreck who rely on wheelchairs. Egan and Logan live with a rare hereditary condition called Friedreich’s Ataxia and rely on wheelchairs. (Contributed)