Sunday, May 19, 2019

Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor

LETTER: Ted De Jager’s words ring hollow

So our community top cop (Superintendent Ted De Jager) once again says he doesn’t want the people thinking in terms of vigilante justice to...

LETTER: Parks meeting was formatted to avoid beef

The South Okanagan Similkameen Preservation Society read with enthusiasm that Parks Canada was finally having public meetings, as promised.  Only when we discovered that...

Letter: Another rebuttal to National Park NIMBYs

Re: April 29 email from the South Okanagan Preservation Society There has been too much use of comparing a new National Park Reserve in...

Letter: Teachers wasted students’ learning time

As a 14 year old, sitting at my cold school desk in the late 1950s in England, the teacher was doing his best to...

Letter: Park meeting not welcoming to different views

I attended the meeting held in Osoyoos on April 23 by the South Okanagan Similkameen Preservation Society to listen and observe. I took photos...

Letter: Teachers wasted students’ learning time

As a 14 year old, sitting at my cold school desk in the late 1950s in England, the teacher was doing his best to...

Letter: Park meeting not welcoming to different views

I attended the meeting held in Osoyoos on April 23 by the South Okanagan Similkameen Preservation Society to listen and observe. I took photos...

Letter: Society should not pay for bad decisions made by drug users

When as a member of the human race are we going to be responsible for our own actions? Why, when we screw up do...

Letter: What freedom means

I have been intrigued by the ongoing debate around the National Park Reserve (NPR) proposal, especially the use of the word “freedom” by some...

Letter: The key fit the lock

I collect keys. I have been collecting them since I got off the boat in 1974. I have a “thing” about locks; they...

Letter: Caring people live here

I am writing because I think people should know just how lucky we are to live in such a caring community. I am severely...

LETTER: If it weren’t so sick

As is largely the case from those opposed to the national park reserve in the South Okanagan Similkameen, Mr. Smuin’s letter of Feb. 27...

Letter: International Women’s Day in Oliver

International Women’s Day                                       Friday, March 8,...

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...

Letter: More fanmail from prison

Dear people of Oliver and surrounding areas: My name is Jeremy Royer and I am at the fine jail of the Oliver Correctional Facility. This...