Tag Archives: Letter to the Editor

Alzheimer’s awareness throughout B.C.

Letter to the Editor In British Columbia alone, there are up to 70,000 individuals living with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia. Nearly 10,000 of those affected are individuals under the age of 65. Alzheimer’s not only affects individuals, but … > Read More

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Interior Health Board Chair provides update

Letter to the Editor It is with great enthusiasm that I step into my new role as Interior Health Board Chair. In the spirit of new beginnings, I want to provide some highlights from the past year and an update … > Read More

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Canadian flag is viewed as symbol of pride

Letter to the Editor In response to the letter ‘Missing Canada’ by Wayne Stetski: Mr. Stetski you would also like to return to a Canada of the past; this is 2015 and we as Canadians live a world of global … > Read More

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Missing Canada

Letter to the Editor Do you remember when people from many countries put Canadian flags on their backpacks when traveling? Everyone wanted to be seen as Canadian because being Canadian allowed safe travel all over the world. Things have changed. … > Read More

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Important budget meeting Jan. 14

Letter to the Editor If you have an interest in where we’re going as a city you should come to Cranbrook City Hall’s Council Chamber on Wednesday, January 14, at 4:30 p.m. for the first meeting working towards setting the … > Read More

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The many gifts of mining

Letter to the Editor During this holiday season many of the gifts that you give and receive help provide good-paying jobs for thousands of British Columbians in B.C.’s mining sector. More than 30,000 British Columbians are employed in mining, mineral … > Read More

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10 ways to stay active this winter

Letter to the Editor As an elite athlete, I understand that the dark and cold winter months can take their toll on our motivation to stay active. It is tempting to stay inside and curl up, but there are plenty … > Read More

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Thousands give input for new transportation plan

Letter to the Editor Over the past nine weeks, the Government of B.C. has heard from thousands of British Columbians online and in face-to-face meetings as we gathered input for the province’s new 10-year transportation plan. I want to thank … > Read More

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Premier wishes all a Merry Christmas

Letter to the Editor This Christmas, in every community large and small across British Columbia, homes will be filled with the warmth and giving spirit of this very special holiday. For many of us, Christmas has an important spiritual meaning. … > Read More

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Don’t let a lending scam spoil your Christmas

Letter to the Editor British Columbia’s regulator of mortgage brokers is warning consumers to watch out for scams targeted at people looking for easy access to mortgage funds. The Office of the Registrar of Mortgage Brokers at the Financial Institutions … > Read More

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