Tag Archives: Letter to the Editor

Action on Kimberley’s economic development front

Letter to the Editor It is interesting to watch Councillor Don McCormick pretend to get excited about something that already exists. Perhaps it’s why many call this the ‘silly season.’ With regards to Coun. McCormick’s economic development strategy for Kimberley, … > Read More

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Who is and isn’t deserving of police protection?

Letter to the Editor “I think the next step is just to blockade it. I would be willing to go to jail if that’s what it takes.” “Keep up the resistance” “Maybe we need to get in front of the heavy equipment.” … > Read More

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Jumbo is simply one more added challenge

Letter to the Editor I recently read Paul Denchuk’s letter to the editor, “Questioning the public value of Jumbo.” I was quite surprised and disappointed in his observations that led to his opinions, and how eventually his opinions became his … > Read More

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Teck responds to Globe’s selenium article

Letter to the Editor Recent articles in the Globe & Mail newspaper have generated discussion on the topic of selenium and the Elk Valley. I wanted to share with your readers and the community Teck’s response to the Globe & … > Read More

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Selenium issue not new for Elk Valley residents

Letter to the Editor The following is a copy of a letter to the editor sent to the Globe and Mail, regarding Mark Hume’s two-part series on selenium in the Elk Valley, which ran Oct. 12 and 19. Elk Valley … > Read More

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Undue stress caused by undelivered promise

Letter to the Editor The apartment building where I live in Kimberley recently had a new furnace installed and about four months ago a plumber showed up to look at the job and in the process a deep freeze was … > Read More

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As the saying goes

Letter to the Editor What a magnificent day last Saturday (Sept. 20) was for a trip up to Jumbo! There were an awful lot of people there and all seemed to be enjoying the beautiful surroundings and marveling at the … > Read More

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Support from communities key to sustainable future forests

Letter to the Editor Shaping the forest of the future requires cooperating with a wide range of interests today. The forest community must find common ground to ensure the sustainability of future forests. That’s why the SFI Sustainable Forestry Initiative® … > Read More

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Thank you; Columbia Valley Arts Council

Letter to the Editor The Board of Directors from the Columbia Valley Arts Council, and the staff at Pynelogs, the cultural hub for the Columbia Valley, celebrated the second annual Invermere MusicFest on Sunday, August 3. The festival was another … > Read More

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MLA’s politicizing of teacher strike disappointing

Letter to the Editor There are very few times that (Columbia River-Revelstoke MLA) Norm Macdonald and I agree on things but I have found a few exceptions. As a former teacher myself I believe in a strong public education system. … > Read More

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