Letters

LETTER: Repurpose instead of new build for Cultural Centre

LETTER: Repurpose instead of new build for Cultural Centre

Vernon Morning Star reader says it will cost a lot less to repurpose the old rec centre

  • Sep 3, 2020
LETTER: Repurpose instead of new build for Cultural Centre
LETTER: Who are you going to call when a deer is hit on Bella Vista?

LETTER: Who are you going to call when a deer is hit on Bella Vista?

Resident sees steady rise in commercial and residential traffic on road

  • Sep 2, 2020
LETTER: Who are you going to call when a deer is hit on Bella Vista?
Nearly 100 people turned out to Vernon City Hall in support of protecting the heron habitat from development disruption on June 8, 2020. (Caitlin Clow - Vernon Morning Star)

LETTER: Raise your voice for Vernon herons

Public hearing set for restrictive covenant Sept. 14 at Vernon rec centre

  • Sep 2, 2020
Nearly 100 people turned out to Vernon City Hall in support of protecting the heron habitat from development disruption on June 8, 2020. (Caitlin Clow - Vernon Morning Star)
LETTER: Vet costs too high

LETTER: Vet costs too high

Morning Star reader is asking how pet owners are expected to afford care for their fur babies

  • Sep 2, 2020
LETTER: Vet costs too high
LETTER: Visiting firefighter injured in Vernon bike lane surface fail

LETTER: Visiting firefighter injured in Vernon bike lane surface fail

Cyclist hurts self in pothole mishap along Pleasant Valley Road

  • Aug 26, 2020
LETTER: Visiting firefighter injured in Vernon bike lane surface fail
LETTER: Part-time problems

LETTER: Part-time problems

Vernon Morning Star reader speaks to cracks in long-term care

  • Aug 26, 2020
LETTER: Part-time problems
Vernon residents agreed in October 2018 to borrow up to $25 million for a cultural centre. (Contributed)

LETTER: Chamber’s note on Vernon cultural centre on the mark

Morning Star reader talks Greater Vernon Cultural Centre

  • Aug 26, 2020
Vernon residents agreed in October 2018 to borrow up to $25 million for a cultural centre. (Contributed)
Letter from a Red Deer reader shows Vernon is not immune to plate hate amid COVID-19. (File photo)

LETTER: ‘You are not welcome in Vernon’

Albertan shares experience of family members who recently moved to Vernon

  • Aug 13, 2020
Letter from a Red Deer reader shows Vernon is not immune to plate hate amid COVID-19. (File photo)
A large illuminated heart was installed on the roof of the Vernon Jubilee Hospital May 1, 2020. (VJH Foundation photo)

LETTER: Royal treatment at Vernon hospital

A big thank you to hospital workers from this Vernon Morning Star reader

  • Aug 11, 2020
A large illuminated heart was installed on the roof of the Vernon Jubilee Hospital May 1, 2020. (VJH Foundation photo)
Vernon residents agreed in October 2018 to borrow up to $25 million for a cultural centre. (Contributed)

Vernon Cultural Centre smoke and mirrors?

LETTER: Considering the state of the economy, writer suggests most would not support this project today

Vernon residents agreed in October 2018 to borrow up to $25 million for a cultural centre. (Contributed)
Vernon bylaw staff are thanked for keeping Linear Park clean and tidy. (Jennifer Smith - Morning Star)

Vernon park back to being beautiful

LETTER: City thanked for keeping Linear Park clean

Vernon bylaw staff are thanked for keeping Linear Park clean and tidy. (Jennifer Smith - Morning Star)
Dog poop takes away from Vernon trail

Dog poop takes away from Vernon trail

LETTER: Pick up after your pooch

Dog poop takes away from Vernon trail
Inasive weeds spread out along the hillsides next to the Grey Canal Trail. (Submitted Photo)

Weeds taking over Vernon hillsides

LETTER: Doesn’t anyone care anymore?

Inasive weeds spread out along the hillsides next to the Grey Canal Trail. (Submitted Photo)
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LETTER: Irreversible harm done to Summerland business

Summerland mayor’s confrontation over Confederate flag has harmed store

  • Jul 29, 2020
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LETTER: Disappointed with Summerland mayor’s confrontational manner

Confederate flag incident at store should have been handled differently

  • Jul 29, 2020
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LETTER: Confederate flag is a potent symbol of hate

We cannot erase history and what it symbolizes — but we can deem it as unacceptable in our community

  • Jul 29, 2020
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Letter: Canada unwilling to sign treaty on prohibition of nuclear weapons

Letter: Canada unwilling to sign treaty on prohibition of nuclear weapons

Government’s position unlikely to change without pressure from Canadians

  • Jul 28, 2020
Letter: Canada unwilling to sign treaty on prohibition of nuclear weapons
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LETTER: Evaluate the risk of harm associated with specific actions

For example, marketing racist symbols has the effect of making minority families feel unsafe

  • Jul 27, 2020
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LETTER: Mayor’s actions won’t effectively address racism in Summerland

LETTER: Mayor’s actions won’t effectively address racism in Summerland

The situation could’ve been resolved without blame and degradation

  • Jul 27, 2020
LETTER: Mayor’s actions won’t effectively address racism in Summerland
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LETTER: Solar farm could’ve been solar installations on homes instead

Local homeowners should encourage council to have a ‘buy-in’ program to augment the solar farm

  • Jul 27, 2020
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