Letters

LETTER: Democracy concerns must be addressed

Critical issues keep some from voting

  • Sep 19, 2019

LETTER: Sources in cannabis cultivation story could be better balanced

A reader responds to part of Black Press Media’s special series on cannabis agriculture in B.C.

  • Sep 19, 2019

LETTER: Summerland one-day recycling service appreciated

Service on Saturday helped those unable to get to landfill

  • Sep 16, 2019

Letter: National diabetes strategy would support Canadians, save money

Writer urges voters to support lobbying effort to have federal government take action

  • Sep 17, 2019

LETTER: Thanks for Summerland Fall Fair decorations

Volunteer decorated community for festival and fall season

  • Sep 13, 2019

LETTER: Hoping the election show improves

Conservative leader called Prime Minister Justin Trudeau a liar during debate

  • Sep 13, 2019
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Bear cub cries for mom in Peachland backyard
Paws for a Cause returns for another year in City Park
Smash up at Okanagan Spirits in Kelowna
Fun at BC SPCA kids camps in Kelowna

LETTER: Compassion needed for those addicted to opioids

First responder speaks from the front lines of the opioid crisis

  • Sep 12, 2019

Military Tattoo an Okanagan treasure

LETTER: Penticton resident sends kudos to Vernon crew for amazing event

  • Sep 6, 2019

LETTER: Square dancing provides health, mobility and exercise

Club in West Kelowna to offer introductory session

  • Aug 29, 2019

LETTER: Ryga was a cultural prophet and literary activist

George Ryga never gave up believing in a better world and his capacity to help

  • Aug 26, 2019

LETTER: Summerland’s short-term rental policy must be examined

Long-term rentals are being forced out by the lure of easy money from short-term rentals

  • Aug 26, 2019

North Okanagan adventure park concerns

LETTER: Neighbour to proposed adventure park in Spallumcheen offers up his concerns on project

  • Aug 23, 2019

LETTER: Summerland mayor should not have marched with NDP

Toni Boot was with NDP promoters, not Summerland, during Peachfest parade

  • Aug 15, 2019

LETTERS: B.C. Views column downplays urgency of climate change

‘Tom Fletcher should propose real solutions to climate crisis’

  • Aug 13, 2019

LETTER: World is in a climate emergency

We must act as if this were an emergency, rather than kicking the can to the next generation

  • Aug 12, 2019

LETTER: Carriage houses, secondary suites used for short-term rentals

In Summerland there are more than 213 short stay properties on Airbnb and more than 300 on VRBO

  • Aug 12, 2019

LETTER: Thanks for quick response to trail concerns

Summerland crews quickly addressed problems at James and Mary Gartrell Trail

  • Aug 9, 2019

MS Society closes North Okanagan doors

After 20 years of service, the local group is no longer

  • Aug 7, 2019

LETTER: Thanks to heroes for lifesaving effort

Young people helped swimmer in distress

  • Aug 2, 2019

LETTER: Support shown for patio on Main Street in Summerland

Seasonal patio has been completed at bakery

  • Aug 1, 2019