Letters

LETTER: Kudos to Vernon councillors for saying ‘nay’ to speed increase

On Nov. 12, the contentious issue of speed limits along the Commonage…

  • Nov 22, 2019

LETTER: We want results, not rhetoric

Councillors need to provide some tangible solutions to advance the community

  • Nov 22, 2019

Deforestation displaces wildlife

As cold weather approaches, being homeless in Vernon is indeed a sad…

  • Nov 22, 2019
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Coldstream bear on a walkabout
Vernon Winter Carnival only one month away
Cooper the Lumby snow dog
Cooper the Lumby snow dog

Letter: Spouse of Shuswap first responder shares challenges, gratitude

One in three first responders suffer in silence, resources available to help them and their families

  • Nov 21, 2019

Open house event to honour Vernon pillar Nahal

City councillor, event organizer and volunteer Dalvir Nahal to be celebrated Sunday

  • Nov 21, 2019

Standing up for climate good for economy

Natural disasters caused by global warming more expensive than prevention tactics

  • Nov 20, 2019

LETTER: Don Cherry may not be eloquent, but he’s loyal

Unofficial Canadian ambassador’s words not out of character

  • Nov 20, 2019

LETTER: Al Gore isn’t the enemy

Evidence shows Earth in unusual climate cycle

  • Nov 20, 2019

LETTER: Humans not ‘biggest player’ in climate change

‘Enjoy it, because it won’t last forever’

  • Nov 20, 2019

Cheers to MLA for new flags at Eagle’s Hall

Just in time for Remembrance Day, flags were replaced at the Eagles building, Legion

  • Nov 19, 2019

LETTER: Leave grave sites alone, Armstrong resident says

Tribute to parents missing from grave site in Armstrong Spallumcheen Cemetery

  • Nov 15, 2019

LETTER: Look at your consumption and its effects on climate change

Before judging others, reflect on your own ‘green’ ways

  • Nov 13, 2019

LETTER: Vernon hospital needs some intensive care

30 days in hospital sheds light on facility, staff condition

  • Nov 12, 2019

LETTER: Caring about climate doesn’t make me a radical

16-year-old climate activist not manipulative, but passionate

  • Nov 12, 2019

LETTER: Facebook opens floodgates of free information

‘Massive environmental movements have been made possible by social media’

  • Nov 12, 2019

Remember the sacrifice veterans made for you: War Amp

Take a moment to reflect what they gave up for you

  • Nov 11, 2019

LETTER: B.C., don’t break the bank to save the planet

Climate change is an ongoing process that has happened before

  • Nov 7, 2019

LETTER: Rural roads in Vernon no place for walking

Ministry or contractors, who am I supposed to call?

  • Nov 7, 2019

LETTER: Climate deniers’ brains are in neutral

Don’t listen to the trolls nay-saying climate change

  • Nov 5, 2019

LETTER: it’s global warming, not Okanagan Valley warming

Take your ‘blinders’ off and have faith in climate scientists

  • Nov 4, 2019