Tag Archives: Letter to the Editor

Excited to see what the future brings

Letter to the Editor I would like to take this opportunity to thank Cranbrook citizens for getting out there to vote this past election. I think you have chosen a council and mayor who will serve you well in the … > Read More

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Celebrating National Philanthropy Day

Letter to the Editor Webster’s Dictionary states that philanthropy is: the practice of giving money and time to help make life better for other people; the desire to promote the welfare of others, expressed especially by the generous donation of … > Read More

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A challenge to Jumbo council to step down

Letter to the Editor To the Mayor and Council of Jumbo Glacier Mountain Resort Municipality Quote from November 6, in The Vancouver Province – “We represent the interests of future residents and future taxpayers in the decisions that are made at … > Read More

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About Cranbrook taxes

Letter to the Editor Our previous letter to the editor has created quite the storm of interesting comments, which definitely keeps the community engaged. There have been a number of positive responses from the community in general; however, a few … > Read More

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Deer Mr. Hills

Letter to the Editor Sorry Bill but you are working with only part of my campaign promise and with old science, as per your letter in e-KNOW Nov. 12. What I say in my brochure is: “Promote non-lethal urban deer … > Read More

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Voters see through baseless allegations

Letter to the Editor Time to set the record straight on an underhanded attempt to smear four of the candidates running for mayor and council in the City of Cranbrook. Speaking only for myself, I was not interviewed by anyone … > Read More

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Wayne’s world

Letter to the Editor In his election flyer, Mayor Wayne Stetski states he will “promote non-lethal deer management harvesting.” A harvested deer is a dead deer; Stekski is playing with words. He’s ignoring the city’s deer survey where 70% were in … > Read More

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Candidates need to get realistic

Letter to the Editor During Cranbrook’s municipal electoral campaign period, much has been said about the need for more spending on infrastructure, particularly roads. The most critical of the challengers for office have also been critical of city tax rates. … > Read More

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We all want the same thing: a better Cranbrook

Letter to the Editor Dear Jenny Humphrey: I thank you for the time you took to ask the question that you did in your letter to the editor. I have great respect for individuals who ask the hard questions, and … > Read More

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It’s time to discard 1950s thinking

Letter to the editor The Cranbrook and District Arts Council (CDAC) has been working for several years with the city to redevelop the historic fire hall. Some have said that the city intends to give $500,000 to the CDAC for … > Read More

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