Letters

Area resident Reiner Stass counted more than 75 geese at Kin Beach on June 6, 2021. (Reiner Stass - contributed)

LETTER: Goose overload in Vernon

Too many geese at Kin Beach, says area resident

  • Jun 10, 2021
Letter to the editor about Penticton's friendliness, small town values,

Newcomer to Penticton amazed by kind, friendly residents

Stranger offers new rain ponchos, friendly words during rare spring storm

  • Jun 7, 2021
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LETTER: Kin Beach kudos

Kudos to whoever is responsible for cleaning up the Kin Beach area.…

  • May 27, 2021
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LETTER: Bad boat access

Re: Lake access points article. I have boated on over 30 lakes…

  • May 27, 2021
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Wood Avenue in Armstrong is an accident waiting to happen, says resident. (File photo)

LETTER: Wood Avenue danger zone

Armstrong resident calls for action to slow motorists

  • May 27, 2021
Wood Avenue in Armstrong is an accident waiting to happen, says resident. (File photo)
Tolko walked back on its plans for a cutblock above the Greater Vernon area’s primary water source, the Duteau Creek watershed. (RDNO photo)

LETTER: B.C. watersheds should be protected

Reader offers praise to Regional District for speaking out against Tolko’s proposed cutblock above Duteau Creek

  • May 11, 2021
Tolko walked back on its plans for a cutblock above the Greater Vernon area’s primary water source, the Duteau Creek watershed. (RDNO photo)
The Rise residential development in Vernon has new owners. (photo submitted)

LETTER: Cheers to chairs V.2

Morning Star reader says he didn’t have all the facts when he inquired about missing chairs at the Rise

  • Apr 29, 2021
The Rise residential development in Vernon has new owners. (photo submitted)
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LETTER: Rent no more

Morning Star reader says they won’t rent out houses anymore after some negative experiences

  • Apr 29, 2021
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Portrait of smiling environmentalist volunteer picking up trash

LETTER: An ugly impression

Reader worries about how distracting litter is

  • Apr 29, 2021
Portrait of smiling environmentalist volunteer picking up trash
Ethan Andrews (left) and his aunt Shihana Wewala were two of the volunteers planting trees with Pitt Meadows parks workers in Bonson Park. (Neil Corbett - Black Press Media file photo)

LETTER: Huge benefits from planting trees

On the heels of Earth Day, Dyck says there’s major benefits to keep it up

  • Apr 29, 2021
Ethan Andrews (left) and his aunt Shihana Wewala were two of the volunteers planting trees with Pitt Meadows parks workers in Bonson Park. (Neil Corbett - Black Press Media file photo)
Signs are set up outside Salmon Arm’s SASCU recreation centre for Interior Health’s ongoing COVID-19 immunization clinics. (File photo)

Letter: Salmon Arm resident grateful after vaccination experience

After challenges with booking, resident impressed by process and friendly staff

  • Apr 26, 2021
Signs are set up outside Salmon Arm’s SASCU recreation centre for Interior Health’s ongoing COVID-19 immunization clinics. (File photo)
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LETTER: Cheers to chairs

As residents of The Rise community, we enjoy the wonderful views of…

  • Apr 22, 2021
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LETTER: Park is for everyone

In response to the Friends of Kalamalka Park regarding no parking lot…

  • Apr 22, 2021
This Morning Star reader is contemplating the eco-friendliness of Vernon’s annual road-line painting. (Contributed)

LETTER: White line dilemma

Well here we go again as you can tell it’s spring, the…

  • Apr 22, 2021
This Morning Star reader is contemplating the eco-friendliness of Vernon’s annual road-line painting. (Contributed)
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COVID advice from Coldstream kids

Elementary students share their wisdom to adults in these unprecedented times

  • Apr 16, 2021
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LETTER: Drive for excellence should show in COVID-19 vaccine effort

Canada should not settle for being average in its vaccine rollout strategy

  • Apr 16, 2021
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A large illuminated heart was installed on the roof of the Vernon Jubilee Hospital May 1, 2020. (VJH Foundation photo file)

LETTER: Above and beyond care

I had the occasion to attend the emergency department of Vernon Jubilee…

  • Apr 1, 2021
A large illuminated heart was installed on the roof of the Vernon Jubilee Hospital May 1, 2020. (VJH Foundation photo file)
City contractors will continue to target eggs to try to contain the city's large goose population.
File photo

LETTER: Don’t feed the waterfowl

I see people feeding the ducks and geese down at Kin Beach…

  • Apr 1, 2021
City contractors will continue to target eggs to try to contain the city's large goose population.
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Geese roam in Parksville Community Park. - File photo

LETTER: Goose cull too costly

The city’s goose culling is outrageously wasteful and expensive! I agree with…

  • Apr 1, 2021
Geese roam in Parksville Community Park. - File photo
Easter Egg hunts can be held indoors or in backyards this year. File photo

LETTER: An Easter Giggle

It was the Saturday evening before Easter Sunday. My husband and I…

  • Apr 1, 2021
Easter Egg hunts can be held indoors or in backyards this year. File photo