Sunday, May 19, 2019

Editorial

Editorial

Letter to the Editor

Don’t let FortisBC bully you By this process, I am feeling a sense of loss of our freedom that we have been proud of in...

Better be quick, BCUC is waiting

As ratepayers who seem to be constantly bombarded with increases, we expect to have some input in the decision-making process. But if you want your...

Don’t fix what was not broken

As a volunteer firefighter, I can attest to how crucial it is to have a spot-on dispatch system. Unfortunately, we don’t have that right now....

Letter to the Editor

Schafer leaves the Board It's with mixed feelings that I'm giving notice that I'll be unable to continue serving on the Oliver and District Heritage...

Buy fresh, stay local and make some friends

I am a huge supporter of shopping local, and keeping our immediate economy rich and thriving. When I buy produce in the local supermarkets, I...

Letter to the Editor

School District 53 here to serve kids, families The story, “Board defends its partnership with PDCRS” is particularly nasty in its negative claims against the...

Our secret is out of the bag

Okay, the cat’s out of the bag. FortisBC has just discovered that all of us have been secretly growing money trees in our backyards. That’s...

Letter to the Editor

Bridge causes Concern I am a 75-year young resident of Country Pines Retirement Park north of Oliver,  mere meters south of the problem area. I...

Don’t let Miley Virus taint kids

If you have young, impressionable daughters, it’s time to cover your flat screens and cancel your Internet – Miley Cyrus has evolved. I can’t begin...

Letter to the Editor

I Met a Boy Today I met a boy today, the kind who smiles when he talks. He was a good kid, confident and courteous....

Gardening a delight for former Alberta folks

  Perched just above the canal, with a magnificent view of the valley and Mount Baldy in the distance, sits the Sorensen’s home and garden....

Bill C-45 continues to gut our Fisheries Act

Harper playing fast and loose with fish species   The federal Fisheries Act was designed to protect aquatic species, including preventing the dumping of harmful materials...

Senseless acts must stop now

Of  all the public meetings and hearings this Town has every year, why hasn’t one been held to discuss youth crime and vandalism? It’s long past...

Politicians need to get real

The reasons keep piling up as to why a growing number of people are so distrustful of government. Let’s start with the senate fiasco. This...

Foresight key to safety plan

I grew up in Alberta, spending my childhood in the Calgary area.  We would often travel the short distance to Bragg Creek, to visit...