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Editorial

Editorial

EDITORIAL: Students still learning stuff they won’t use

By Lyonel Doherty Oliver Chronicle School districts are changing under the so-called “new curriculum” in B.C. Soon we may see no more letter grades on report cards,...

LETTER: Doctors only human

Whilst sitting in the doctor’s office looking at all the charts on the walls showing pictures of your heart and pipes and giblets and...

LETTER: Thanks to those who assume danger

This is regarding your editorial, “The moral dilemma” in the May 9 edition of the Oliver Chronicle. Moral dilemmas develop in fractions of a second....

FROM THE HILL: Seeing flood devastation up close and personal

By Richard Cannings, MP Special to the Chronicle All the flood situations in the South Okanagan and Boundary regions have dominated the news for the past...

LETTER: Firefighters say thank you

The Oliver Fire Department would like to take a moment and thank you. Thank you to the people of Oliver for allowing us to...

LETTER: Zero vision being shown by flood officials

I attended two meetings regarding the flooding, one concerning the devastation going on between Road 6 and Road 9 and beyond with about 30...

EDITORIAL: The moral dilema

By Lyonel Doherty Oliver Chronicle If you were that cop, would you have shot Alek Minassian after he purposefully ran over those pedestrians in Toronto? It’s very...

LETTER: Cooks thank public

On behalf of the Cooks at 7100 Island Way Road, we thank the people of the community for all the help and support they...

LETTER: Inmate says a lot of things ‘suck’ in prison

I’m an inmate at Okanagan Correctional Centre. The health care service here sucks. When I first came here I requested to see a doctor and...

LETTER: New smoking bylaw won’t be enforced

I agree with Kathy Kline with respect to her response to the Chronicle article on April 25th concerning the new smoking bylaw. It just seems...

EDITORIAL: Flood officials need to be more proactive

By Lyonel Doherty Oliver Chronicle You just knew tensions were going to run high at last week’s flood information meeting. Even before the panel of professionals...

LETTER: Van killer pure evil

He’s not my hero. So the copper who got the van killer in Toronto to surrender without firing a shot is considered a hero? Not...

FROM THE HILL: Cannings on B.C.’s climate change efforts

Julie Gelfand, the federal Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development, released a report entitled Perspectives on Climate Change Action in Canada at the...

LETTERS: Climate change is a real and urgent issue

Dear B.C. Premier Horgan, We are the directors of First Things First Okanagan, a community-based organization dedicated to raising awareness and promoting action on climate...

LETTER: Comeau decision bad news for wine

As a result of a unanimous decision of the Supreme Court of Canada, Canada remains the only nation in the world in which its...