Letters

Letter: Voter alienated by pressure to vote strategically

Like any progressive voter I went into this federal election open to…

  • Oct 14, 2019

Letter writer disagrees with human-caused climate change

“The cost of climate change” [Shuswap Market News, Letters, Oct. 4] is…

  • Oct 13, 2019

Letter: Canada should become an innovator to lead the world

Why does it take a 16-year-old child to chastise the world, as…

  • Oct 13, 2019

LETTER: Questions to ask yourself before the election

Okanagan resident urging voters to consider climate

Letter: Current predicament in B.C.’s forestry industry predictable

Writer says government was warned, workers pawns in provincial travesty

  • Oct 5, 2019

Letter: Cops give thanks to Salmon Arm

Local supporters make annual Cops for Kids ride possible.

  • Oct 5, 2019
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Horses visit Bastion Place
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Musical work on Lakeshore

Letter: Canada’s cannabis sales on uneven playing field

Writer looks at sales on and off First Nations reserves

  • Oct 4, 2019

LETTER: Burning of garbage a problem in Trout Creek

Summerland Council asked to address issue within community

  • Oct 7, 2019

LETTER: Party did not deserve fascist label

People’s Party of Canada signs vandalized in Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola riding

  • Oct 4, 2019

Letter: Assumptions around misinformation insulting to South Shuswap residents

Writer notes many Area C residents are retired professionals familiar with workings of government

  • Oct 1, 2019

LETTER: What is the point of recycling

Apparently we have been sending our plastic garbage to third world countries

  • Sep 30, 2019

Letter: Vote as your children would, make their voice matter

Writer offers alternative approach to deciding who to vote for this election

  • Sep 24, 2019

Letter: Centennial Field purchase will bite South Shuswap taxpayers

Writer encourages Area C residents to oppose proposed loan for parkland acquisition

  • Sep 24, 2019

LETTER: Liberals, Conservatives weak on climate action

If we elect Liberal or Conservative governments, we abandon hope of a future for our children

  • Sep 23, 2019

LETTER: Trudeau controversy a non-issue

Brownface was a meaningless act of costuming

  • Sep 23, 2019

Letter: Signs of oxygen depletion all around us

Writer considers effects of increased C02 levels

  • Sep 20, 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: Democracy concerns must be addressed

Critical issues keep some from voting

  • Sep 19, 2019

Letter: Proposed use of Centennial Field questioned

Writer raises Sorrento/Blind Bay Park as example of how community space can be developed

  • Sep 17, 2019

Letter: CSRD needs to show financial leadership on Centennial Field

Writer says open house meeting on proposed park purchase long overdue

  • Sep 17, 2019