Tag Archives: Letter to the Editor

Kimberley Rotary Club says “thank you”

Letter to the Editor We raised $20,000 at Kimberley Rotary’s fifth annual LobsterFest for the 2015 water Spray Park. Many thanks for the record-breaking results. Thanks to the sold out crowd of 240 participants. Thanks to the 90 local and … > Read More

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What do you expect when you call 9-1-1?

Letter to the Editor When British Columbians call 9-1-1 to seek emergency medical assistance, they do so because they are experiencing a situation that requires an immediate response beyond their own capabilities. Firefighters, as the first responders in B.C., are … > Read More

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EKRH lab is a temporary measure

Letter to the Editor In light of some recent questions, I wanted to clarify the status of Interior Health outpatient (drop-in) laboratory services in Cranbrook. When Interior Health was informed that our lease at the Green Clinic would be terminated … > Read More

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Celebrate valley style June 30

Letter to the Editor The Kinsmen Club of Windermere Valley has hosted the Columbia Valley’s annual Canada Day Fireworks for over 20 years and folks line Lake Windermere to catch a glimpse of the spectacular show. With money tight in … > Read More

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Thanks to the communities we serve

Letter to the Editor Cranbrook and Kimberley RCMP officers would like to personally thank members of our community for your condolences as a result of the tragedy in Moncton. Your kind words and thoughtful gestures to express your gratitude and … > Read More

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Seniors Week in B.C.

Letter to the Editor The week of June 2 has been proclaimed Seniors Week in British Columbia. As I have been travelling the province and meeting with seniors, I am reminded that age is no barrier to what one can … > Read More

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Mr. Pimm and the Agricultural Land Commission

Letter to the Editor This letter will never make front page news, but for what it’s worth, Mr. Pat Pimm’s simple truths rate higher to me than maintaining a status quo/politically correct image for the media. One example: When the Agricultural Land Commission … > Read More

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Government and public oversight is important

Letter to the Editor The provincial government is recommending changes to how logging takes place in British Columbia. These changes will increase control and management of our forests to corporations, making public input into the use of provincial lands even … > Read More

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Shiver away in the shadows

Letter to the Editor It has been said that “truth has no fear and that untruth shivers at every shadow” and based upon Columbia River-Revelstoke MLA Norm Macdonald’s recent comments on privatizing B.C. forests, there is no question that he … > Read More

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Health minister recognizes Paramedic Services Week

Letter to the Editor British Columbia’s paramedics are an integral part of provincial health-care teams and deliver a wide range of emergency medical services including patient transfer, 9-1-1 response, and emergency services. They are also the vital initial contact patients … > Read More

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