Norm Letnick

Letnick: Discover your green thumb with Grow Local BC

Growing your own food is a sustainable way to secure a healthy food supply…and to contribute to our broader food supply security.

Letnick: Arts, culture, sport grants awarded

Being involved in music or sport and having access to cultural activities can have a significant positive impact on us and on our kids.

Letnick: Highways, roads projects progress report

A number of exciting infrastructure development projects are continuing throughout our region.

Letnick: Take precautions when enjoying the great outdoors

Be responsible out there—don't consume alcohol before operating any sort of vehicle including boats.

Letnick: Building leadership, survival skills to last a lifetime

The B.C. government has been pleased to support the great work of our local Scout troupes.

Letnick: Show your heart some love

It’s extremely important that we work diligently on the heart healthy lifestyle factors that we can control.

Letnick: Highway expansion benefits all through Central OK

Highway 97 is a significant thoroughfare for commercial traffic, which makes this project economically important…

Letnick: 2015 a record year for agriculture in B.C.

The $6-million Buy Local program has helped B.C. companies find new customers locally.

Letnick: Look after your aching joints

Arthritis causes pain, stiffness and swelling and over time, the joint can become severely damaged.

Letnick: Paying for post-secondary education

The B.C. government has launched the Single Parent Employment Initiative to help these individuals find long-term, sustainable employment.

Letnick: Hot dogs are for summer picnics, not vehicles

Many people mistakenly assume they will “just be gone for a minute” and their pet won’t start to suffer in that period of time.

Letnick: What happens with money you pay for a traffic fine?

Annual grants are doled out to communities via B.C.’s traffic fine revenue sharing program.

Letnick: Have your say on Central Okanagan road network

Highway 97 is the busiest route in the Interior and Hwy 97 from UBCO to Lake Country sees approximately 30,000 vehicles per day.

Letnick: Giving our kids the healthiest start possible

Maybe some of the best child-rearing practices of yesteryear are no longer considered so today.

Letnick: Take care of yourself, by taking care of Fido

At this month's health forum, April 11, we’re focusing on another member of the household—the beloved pet.

Letnick: World Peace starts locally. Join walk March 28

I truly believe that peacefulness contributes much to our overall happiness and good mental health

Letnick: Protect your heart all year long

I reached my big goal because I set small, achieveable ones along the way…

Letnick: Massive Chinese waterpark order has implications in Lake Country

An impressive deal inked abroad that has positive implications for Lake Country.

Letnick: Initiatives help to recruit doctors to Lake Country

One of the exciting developments that I’d like to share with you is the work being done by the Central Okanagan Division of Family Practice.

Letnick: Summer marks fresh fruit season in the Okanagan

Summer time is synonymous with fresh fruit in B.C.