Letters

LETTER: Sir John A. Macdonald’s role in residential schools

Canada’s first prime minister was progressive for his time

  • Aug 9th, 2018

Letter: Two sides to benefit program

I thought you would be more sympathetic towards your former colleagues like me.

  • Aug 7th, 2018
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Letter: Lack of available housing a crisis

I recently was talking with a friend of mine, about the quality of life in Vernon.

  • Aug 6th, 2018

Letter: Pick up after yourself

I am so disgusted with mankind lately.

  • Aug 6th, 2018

Letter: Is prop rep really fairer?

Next time someone tries to tell you that PR is a Fairer system….. Ask “Fairer for who?”

  • Aug 6th, 2018

Letter: Referendum wording muddy

Sure, the grass always seems greener on the other side of the fence.

  • Aug 6th, 2018

Letter: Three-seat party with power

Proportional representation has been a disaster wherever it has been tried.

  • Aug 6th, 2018

Letter: Big picture look at shopping cart ban

I need to rant a little.

  • Aug 6th, 2018

Letter: Civic Sounds a treat

‘I am glad we decided to make Vernon our home.’

  • Aug 6th, 2018

Open letter from Thompson Okanagan casino workers

‘Many of us, even those who have been with the company for over 10 years, still make $12-13/hour.’

Letter: Lot prices will be interesting

Hope the sales prices in that subdivision will reflect the deal the developer got from the City.

  • Jul 27th, 2018

Letter: MP mailing a miss

  • Jul 27th, 2018

Letter: More questions than answers

Thank you for responding to my letter voicing some concerns regarding proportional representation.

  • Jul 27th, 2018

Letter: Shopping cart ban ‘mean-spirited’

I am beyond disappointed in City Council’s recent decision to ban shopping carts in public places.

  • Jul 27th, 2018

Letter: All about the electoral maps

A noble but unsubstantiated claim.

  • Jul 27th, 2018

Letter: Kudos to Will Pearce

We need to acknowledge how lucky this city is to have as it’s CAO, Will Pearce.

  • Jul 27th, 2018

Letter: Cart ban is draconian measure

RE: the decision of the Vernon Council to ban the homeless having carts on any public places.

  • Jul 26th, 2018

Letter: More respect needed at council meetings

Is this representative of a refusal to listen to alternative treatment methods?

  • Jul 25th, 2018

Letter: The downside of ‘safe ridings’

No party need pay much attention to us come election time.

  • Jul 25th, 2018