Letters

We are losing the war on drugs

LETTER: Vernon’s Safety Task Force was destined to fail

  • Mar 20th, 2018

Opioid crisis, good food box, cigarette butts, thank yous and cyclists

Vernon and area residents pen letters on wide variety of topics

  • Mar 18th, 2018

LETTERS: Two views of oil pipeline protests

U.S. and other petroleum-rich countries aren’t cutting production

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Pickle Ball Depot picks up award
Charles Bloom's Class of 2018
Sunshine Festival 2018
Music School Celebrates

Grateful mother

LETTER: Charles Bloom teachers thanked for their ongoing support of students

  • Mar 18th, 2018

Deer souls, Consume Carefully, School Shooting, Eliminating tuberculosis

LETTERS: Vernon, Coldstream and Calgary residents pen their thoughts

  • Mar 16th, 2018

City bylaw actions upsetting

Vernon resident’s car towed while bed ridden, unable to afford to get it back

  • Mar 16th, 2018

Vernon residents share their thoughts

LETTERS: Help needed for hockey fans stuck at Kal Tire Place, Bad choice in letter

  • Mar 14th, 2018

Bureaucracy with a touch of bias and prejudice

LETTER: Armstrong resident trying to be proactive comes up against reactive municipal government

  • Mar 14th, 2018

Thanks for our medical system

Wife expresses gratitude to doctors, hospital, church, and the government for support during husband’s heart attack

  • Mar 11th, 2018

Letters of the week

North Okanagan writers share their views on everything from cows to pipe lines

  • Mar 11th, 2018

Trails, A different way, Political observations

Letter writers pen thoughts on Ellison trails, plastic straws and Trudeau and Notley

  • Mar 7th, 2018

Safety taskforce losing focus

Group aimed at addressing issues around homelessness in Vernon is going sideways

  • Mar 7th, 2018

Another look at dogs in schools

Vernon School District needs to consider all students and staff when bringing dogs into schools

  • Mar 4th, 2018

Letters have lost focus

Reader encourages other letter-writers to check their facts first

Logging in Vernon’s watershed

It’s time to look after the area’s natural resources

  • Feb 28th, 2018

Letter: Interpreting the capital of Israel

How Israel treats its residents should be of concern for all interested in human rights

  • Feb 25th, 2018

Letter: They’re paving paradise

Bikes in Kalamalka Provincial Park are destroying this beautiful place

  • Feb 23rd, 2018

B.C. mom shares the heartbreak of an addicted child

With every fiber of my being as his mother, I have stood resolutely, phone in hand, and said No, I cannot help you with that.

  • Feb 23rd, 2018

Letter: BC forest practices need to change

Letter writer says forestry is in need of an overhaul