Letters

LETTER: We need to thank those who work in public education

Andrea Sinclair is president of the BC Parent Advisory Councils

  • Jan 29, 2020

LETTER: Test leak no surprise in public school system

Ministry of Education should push morality and Godly living in curriculum

  • Jan 29, 2020

JUUL responds to Vernon’s vaping concerns

President of JUUL Labs Canada says numbers reported in local vape presentation inaccurate

  • Jan 28, 2020
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LETTERS: Environmental lessons from the Lorax

Reader discusses the value of tree planting as a high school exercise

  • Jan 28, 2020

LETTER: Kindness and compassion needed around cats

I’ve observed callous disregard, and sometimes even contempt, exhibited towards these sentient beings

  • Jan 24, 2020

LETTER: Vernon should do better with snow removal

Now all the melting snow is pooling in drains, so let the flooding begin

LETTER: In response, and defense, to dogs

Vernon owner says in 55 years of dog ownership, she has never failed to pick up after her pet

LETTER: Dog dirt – hefty fines suggested

Vernon might solve poop problem by implementing hefty fines like the U.K.

LETTER: Are B.C.’s trees going the way of Newfoundland’s cod?

In 1992, Canada’s fisheries Minister, John Crosbie, reasoned with struggling fishermen that…

  • Jan 22, 2020

LETTER: Something fishy about new pool

Are you ready for the “Pie-in-the-Sky” announcement from the city? A brand…

  • Jan 22, 2020

LETTER: Feds must fund vaccines

What is the government waiting for? The international community has pledged a…

  • Jan 22, 2020

Letter: Canada could have its own king if Prince Harry, Meghan Markle move to B.C.

Royals could take up residence in one of Victoria’s homeless camps during Empress reno

  • Jan 21, 2020

LETTER: Beard can’t hide PM Trudeau’s soiled reputation

To the editor, The Prime Minister’s scruffy beard: Justin Trudeau recently reappeared…

  • Jan 17, 2020

LETTER: Feds must invest to widen Trans-Canada

To the editor, After being closed for more than 19 hours, the…

  • Jan 17, 2020

LETTER: Old enough to know what’s been lost in B.C. salmon

Stephen Hume writes about the lack of discussion on the province’s dwindling salmon population

  • Jan 16, 2020

LETTER: Racial profiling was disgusting

Recent arrest of a First Nations grandfather and his granddaughter was appalling

LETTER: Worst customer service award goes to…

To the Editor, Worst customer service award: And the Winner is….. BC…

  • Jan 16, 2020

LETTER: Efforts needed to save B.C.’s forests

Our forests have been permanently, radically altered, now our forest industry must follow

  • Jan 15, 2020

LETTER: Vernon homeless need a hand up not hand out

Reader says give back pride and self-worth by creating opportunity

  • Jan 15, 2020

LETTER: Canada: the land of milquetoasts and money

No more birth tourism here, please

  • Jan 15, 2020