Letters

Grade 1 and 2 students at Sunnyside Elementary school in South Surrey penned letters to Santa and shared them with the Peace Arch News. The young students asked the Jolly Old Elf a wide range of questions, including his preferences in cookies and whether they would find themselves on the naughty list this year. (Brenda Anderson photo)

Dear Santa – Grade 1 and 2 students in B.C. have a long list of questions for the Jolly Old Elf

Sunnyside Elementary students in South Surrey share their letters to Santa

  • Dec 24, 2022

 

A woman shops for produce at the Granville Island Market in Vancouver, on Wednesday, July 20, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Letter: North Okanagan-Shuswap MP quick to blame, short on details

Arnold urged to share specific proposals to lower cost of living

  • Nov 18, 2022

 

David Janicki

Vernon veteran pens battlefield poem

Face to graves written by Second World War Sergeant David Janicki

 

Through the Letters Home project, HomeEquity Bank is sending authentic letters from soldiers who fought in the First and Second World Wars to their original destinations across Canada to mark Remembrance Day. (Jennifer Smith - Morning Star)

Remembrance Day campaign sending letters from soldiers to North Okanagan homes

The Letters Home campaign is giving Canadians an innovative way to connect with veterans

Through the Letters Home project, HomeEquity Bank is sending authentic letters from soldiers who fought in the First and Second World Wars to their original destinations across Canada to mark Remembrance Day. (Jennifer Smith - Morning Star)
Vernon law courts. (Caitlin Clow - Morning Star)

Police investigating after threatening letters sent to Vernon law firms

Police received several reports of suspicious letters last week

Vernon law courts. (Caitlin Clow - Morning Star)
Send your letter to the editor via email to news@summerlandreview.com. Please included your first and last name, address, and phone number.

LETTER: Summerland crosswalk gesture brought reconciliation

Former student had been harrassed in high school

  • Jun 3, 2022
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Truck driver Mat Mackenzie, 36, adjusts the mirror on his truck during a protest against COVID-19 pandemic restrictions in Ottawa, Ontario, on Saturday, Feb. 12, 2022.  (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)

Letter: North Okanagan-Shuswap MP asked to answer for Conservative party’s response to blockades

Since 1993 we’ve paid conservative MPs a lot of tax dollars to…

  • Mar 7, 2022
Truck driver Mat Mackenzie, 36, adjusts the mirror on his truck during a protest against COVID-19 pandemic restrictions in Ottawa, Ontario, on Saturday, Feb. 12, 2022.  (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
Letter: Writer urges BC government to address climate challenges through protection of land. (File photo)

Letter: B.C. goverment urged to take climate action through protection of land base

Writer says protecting land a key way we can address negative environmental impacts

  • Nov 17, 2021
Letter: Writer urges BC government to address climate challenges through protection of land. (File photo)
Salmon Arm Council received a letter and petition Oct. 12 with about 50 signatures asking for the city to paint a crosswalk orange in recognition of National Truth and Reconciliation Day. (Contributed)

First Nations consultation the first step in request for orange crosswalk in Salmon Arm

Petition asks for Orange Crosswalk for Truth and Reconciliation to honour children, instill healing

Salmon Arm Council received a letter and petition Oct. 12 with about 50 signatures asking for the city to paint a crosswalk orange in recognition of National Truth and Reconciliation Day. (Contributed)
A deer strolls through Kalamalka Lake Provincial Park April 19, 2021. (Johanna Burko photo)

LETTER: Take care of Kal park this wildfire season

Dear Park User, My name is Kalamalka Lake Provincial Park. It might…

  • Aug 11, 2021
A deer strolls through Kalamalka Lake Provincial Park April 19, 2021. (Johanna Burko photo)
Email letters to jocelyn.doll@revelstokereview.com.

MP out of sync with reality

A response to MP Mel Arnold’s recent newsletter

  • Aug 8, 2021
Email letters to jocelyn.doll@revelstokereview.com.

Letter: We live in interesting times

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

  • Jun 18, 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.

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.
Playgrounds remain closed but parks are open in the City of Vernon. (Jennifer Smith - Morning Star)

Vernon mayor ready for recovery, cautious of second COVID-19 wave

Letter to B.C. government outlines city’s activities and eagerness to return to normal

Playgrounds remain closed but parks are open in the City of Vernon. (Jennifer Smith - Morning Star)
A nine-year-old boy was left with COVID-19 questions after a man asked him to throw back a tennis ball. (Contributed)

COVID-19: nine-year-old boy pens letter to editor

Incident leaves young reader with COVID-19 questions

  • May 2, 2020
A nine-year-old boy was left with COVID-19 questions after a man asked him to throw back a tennis ball. (Contributed)
The novel coronavirus, or COVID-19, is opening the world’s eyes to the dangers of diseases. (File)

LETTER: Coronavirus gives look into anti-vaccinated world

To the editor: Surely, the coronavirus is opening people’s eyes to the…

  • Mar 20, 2020
The novel coronavirus, or COVID-19, is opening the world’s eyes to the dangers of diseases. (File)
LETTER: Prime minister shouldn’t be protecting protesters

LETTER: Prime minister shouldn’t be protecting protesters

To the editor: I know this letter is going to upset some…

  • Mar 18, 2020
LETTER: Prime minister shouldn’t be protecting protesters
A Vernon Morning Star reader is encouraging mothers to focus on their children and limit screen time. (File photo)

LETTER: Fast-pace high-tech lifestyles, busy working moms not ideal for child rearing

A Vernon Morning Star reader is left asking ‘what about the children?’

  • Mar 13, 2020
A Vernon Morning Star reader is encouraging mothers to focus on their children and limit screen time. (File photo)
A Morning Star reader says the City of Vernon needs to be more transparent with its findings from surveys regarding the future of recreation. (City of Vernon photo)

LETTER: City of Vernon needs more transparency around recreation services

To the editor: City of Vernon director of recreation services Doug Ross…

  • Mar 13, 2020
A Morning Star reader says the City of Vernon needs to be more transparent with its findings from surveys regarding the future of recreation. (City of Vernon photo)
A beautiful sunrise over Kin Beach won’t distract beach goers from the amount of goose droppings, one Morning Star reader says. (Photo submitted)

LETTER: Bring a rake to Kin Beach

Goose poo an embarrassment to Vernon

  • Mar 11, 2020
A beautiful sunrise over Kin Beach won’t distract beach goers from the amount of goose droppings, one Morning Star reader says. (Photo submitted)
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