Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Editorial

Editorial

Letter: National park Reserve Process is flawed

By the Grasslands Park Review Coalition It is becoming clear that a Vancouver based group is running the show. The area parks Canada is stealing away...

Editorial: Decision proves that fentanyl no big deal

Looking at 2018 crime stats in Oliver is not the way to start 2019 on a positive note. The stats are downright depressing – violent...

Editorial: Something fishy here about inmate letters

It’s a little suspicious when a prisoner shares accolades of the prison that’s holding them captive.  Let alone twice in one week. Earlier this month I...

Editorial: To the readers of 2029

To the readers of 2029: This is an open letter from the past – to share a sense of our wonders and worries – written...

Letter: Urban Planning

Dear editor: As reported in the Chronicle: Traffic calming and new park design By dwalton - November 23, 2018. An open house takes place on Dec. 4 in...

Editorial: Hey, give this man a job

You can learn a lot about the justice system by simply sitting in Penticton court any day of the week. But then again, you might...

Letter: Ask the question

Is a doctor working the emergency ward in Oliver’s hospital or Penticton hospital worth the same pay as one who works VGH , Vancouver...

Editorial: Take our health care seriously

Who do you believe more - doctors at South Okanagan General Hospital or Interior Health administrators? They are so opposite in their opinions that it’s...

Editorial: Fighter learns valuable lesson outside of cage

By Lyonel Doherty Oliver Chronicle Mixed martial artist Marlan Hall from Oliver is an inspiration to youth on many levels. First, he has a goal – to...

Letter: PR reflects electorate

A voting system that is proportional reflects the true wishes of the electorate.  I have been studying our choices since February and am convinced that...

Letter: Each vote counts in PR

The Vancouver Sun editorial of Saturday, October 27, “Vote no on electoral reform” made me sit up and take notice, for all the wrong...

Letter: Cop glad he’s retired in view of workload

Mr. Pat Hampson raises a number of points on a regional policing model that I think deserve a serious look by the incoming councils...

Letter: Love the new carts

I would like to extend my thanks to Town council for the provision of these wonderful new garbage carts. Whether or not it elevates...

Letter: Saying a big ‘no’ to PR

I received the “Voters Guide” a few days ago and decided to give it a good look so I could make an informed choice...

Editorial: Don’t go in the woods

By Lyonel Doherty Oliver Chronicle The weird tales my dad used to tell freaked me right out. Especially the one about the poor farmer who went looking...