Letters

LETTER: Airlines need to offer refunds amid COVID-19

LETTER: Airlines need to offer refunds amid COVID-19

To the editor: Why are Canadian airlines not returning the money paid…

  • Jun 29, 2020
LETTER: Airlines need to offer refunds amid COVID-19
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LETTER: Unsung heroes helped deliver food packs

Program provided assistance to families in Summerland

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LETTER: Summerland solar project could benefit all

Project could have advantages in the future

  • Jun 20, 2020
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Vernon-based photographer Carla Hunt caught two great blue herons hanging out on Cool Pond in the BX on camera in March 2020. (Carla Hunt Photography)

LETTER: Heronry ‘confusion’ cleared in provincial guidelines

Vernon Heronry Protection Society’s Jane Weixl airs concerns with city council discussion

  • Jun 19, 2020
Vernon-based photographer Carla Hunt caught two great blue herons hanging out on Cool Pond in the BX on camera in March 2020. (Carla Hunt Photography)
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LETTER: Summerland should not be ‘player’ in utility game

Council has been considering solar project for community

  • Jun 19, 2020
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Letter: We live in interesting times

To the editor: Hard to believe the leader of the free world…

  • Jun 18, 2020
Nearly 100 people turned out to Vernon City Hall in support of protecting heron habitat from development disruption. (Caitlin Clow - Vernon Morning Star)

LETTER: Vernon rookery covenant confusion

To the editor: The Vernon city ity council meeting of June 8…

  • Jun 17, 2020
Nearly 100 people turned out to Vernon City Hall in support of protecting heron habitat from development disruption. (Caitlin Clow - Vernon Morning Star)
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LETTER: Summerland RCMP thanks public for support

Community has provided motivation for police force

  • Jun 11, 2020
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Canada is on track to reach gender equality in approximately 164 years, this Vernon Morning Star reader said. (File photo)

LETTER: More work to be done before gender equality

To the editor: Canada is on track to reach gender equality in…

  • Jun 11, 2020
Canada is on track to reach gender equality in approximately 164 years, this Vernon Morning Star reader said. (File photo)
This illustration provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in January 2020 shows the 2019 Novel Coronavirus. This virus was identified as the cause of an outbreak of respiratory illness first detected in Wuhan, China.

LETTER: Together we stand

The New Year came, we all hugged and kissed Who would have…

  • Jun 8, 2020
This illustration provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in January 2020 shows the 2019 Novel Coronavirus. This virus was identified as the cause of an outbreak of respiratory illness first detected in Wuhan, China.
A great blue heron tests the waters of Kalamalka Lake. (Carla Hunt photo)

LETTER: Vernon’s Great Blue Heron a gift

To the editor: These big birds belong to nature, as does all…

  • Jun 4, 2020
A great blue heron tests the waters of Kalamalka Lake. (Carla Hunt photo)
A restricted gun licence holder holds a AR-15 at his home in Langley, B.C. Friday, May 1, 2020. The federal government has outlawed a wide range of rifles with the aim of making Canada safer, saying the guns were designed for the battlefield, not hunting or sport shooting. (Jonathan Hayward - The Canadian Press)

LETTER: Bill C-71, another waste of our tax dollar

To the editor: Will the Liberals ever let go of their ill-conceived…

  • Jun 4, 2020
A restricted gun licence holder holds a AR-15 at his home in Langley, B.C. Friday, May 1, 2020. The federal government has outlawed a wide range of rifles with the aim of making Canada safer, saying the guns were designed for the battlefield, not hunting or sport shooting. (Jonathan Hayward - The Canadian Press)
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LETTER: Questions raised about Summerland property taxes

Dear Editor: By now property owners in Summerland will have received their…

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This Vernon Morning Star reader says now, more than ever, people must show their support during Pride month. (Stock photo/Allie Smith)

LETTER: Show Pride support amid pandemic

To the editor: Rights activists have fought and died for the LBTQ2+…

  • Jun 2, 2020
This Vernon Morning Star reader says now, more than ever, people must show their support during Pride month. (Stock photo/Allie Smith)
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Location of Summerland’s solar project questioned

Proposal calls for location on prime housing land

  • Jun 1, 2020
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LETTER: Be aware of telephone scam

Call about vehicle warranty raised suspicions

  • May 29, 2020
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LETTER: Summerland solar project should be reviewed

Questions raised about feasibility of proposed power project

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LETTER: Why are gas prices so high in the valley?

LETTER: Why are gas prices so high in the valley?

To the editor: Why do we as residents of the Okanagan Valley…

  • May 21, 2020
LETTER: Why are gas prices so high in the valley?
The reopening of Kalamalka Lake Provincial Park is a good time to remind dog owners how they can enjoy the park with their pooches. (Black Press file photo)

LETTER: Kal park reopening reminder for dog owners

To the editor: Now that Kalamalka Lake Provincial Park has reopened, it’s…

  • May 21, 2020
The reopening of Kalamalka Lake Provincial Park is a good time to remind dog owners how they can enjoy the park with their pooches. (Black Press file photo)
Highway rest stops abused by people who refuse to clean after themselves, one Vernon Morning Star reader suggests. (Contributed)

LETTER: No rest at highway rest stops

Bathrooms on roadsides a thing of nightmares

  • May 21, 2020
Highway rest stops abused by people who refuse to clean after themselves, one Vernon Morning Star reader suggests. (Contributed)