Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor

Letter: Don’t preach to us

This letter to the editor is in response to Celia Newman’s letter last week. Scofflaw? Should we be denigrating a member of our local citizenry and...

Letter: He showed much courage in apology

I would like to thank Jesse Norton for his public apology after he interrupted MP Richard Canning’s speech at the signing of the Memorandum...

Letter: Thanks to firefighters for quick response

The other day I received a call from a concerned neighbour asking if I could look into a vehicle fire on Fairview Road above...

Letter: Pipeline is a mistake

On February 22 Canada's National Energy Board officially recommended to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau that the Trans-Mountain pipeline be built. But only after it...

Letter: Damn kids want us to move – not a chance

My first wife and I are in our mid-70s. I am semi senile, my first wife is beautiful and we live and love in...

Letter: Town has the right to regulate signage

I have been considering the language in the editorial published in the Oliver Chronicle June 27 and thinking about how to respond because it...

Editorial: Banner and bylaw against it are both silly

"I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it” - Evelyn Beatrice Hall, biographer for Voltaire   It’s...

Letter: Take our village back

How many folks in Okanagan Falls realize what a hold RDOS has over our community? And I am not including our Area D director...

Letter: MP has faith in the children

The globe is facing a climate crisis.   Children are protesting the inaction of adults around the world.  Scientists have been telling us for...

Letter: Do you understand what no Kiwanis means?

If younger folks do not step up to the plate soon, we may go the way of many clubs and close our doors. There will...

Letter: We can win $100K!

A heartfelt plea to the parents, grandparents and neighbours of Oliver and surrounding area: I grew up in Oliver three decades ago. Seven years...

Letter: Where are the doctors?

In a recent article in the Chronicle entitled “Oliver hospital to be more modern workplace,” a statement is attributed to Health Services Administrator Karl...

Letter: My eyes are open

Fifteen years ago my life was a mess. But I decided I was going to go with the flow and keep my eyes open....

Letter: Little participation by areas most affected

Two weeks ago Parks Canada hosted their “What We Heard” presentation in the local towns and cities by the proposed National Park Reserve, in...

Letter: Who’s in charge here?

When does it end? When is it over? How much longer? How many more times is this creep going to get judicial retakes? Who’s...