Tag Archives: Letter to the Editor

Why I am voting Bill Green in 2015

Letter to the Editor In every election since 1988 someone has told me that voting Green is a waste of my time, and by doing so I will be responsible for electing a federal Conservative or provincial Liberal government. Well, … > Read More

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Questions need to be answered: mill workers

Letter to the Editor Canfor says one shift will be eliminated. “This reduction (from two shifts to one) will affect 81 Canal Flats-based employees, all of whom will be offered positions elsewhere in the company,” said Canfor public affairs director … > Read More

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Arts and culture support must be solid

Letter to the Editor “I support the arts and culture” became a well-worn phrase during Cranbrook’s municipal election in the fall of 2014. The first real test of that “support” is now in front of our recently elected Mayor and … > Read More

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Thank you to our patrons!

Letter to the Editor Thank you so much for your support for our Rockies Film Festival and our film series throughout the year. We had the highest ticket sales ever for this festival thanks to your support! The youth of Cranbrook … > Read More

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Demand a better quality of care

Letter to the Editor The purpose of this letter is to empower seniors and their families with knowledge that is crucial to have when standing up for their right to be protected from abuse or neglect in a senior care … > Read More

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Terrorism, not vandalism

Letter to the Editor I see a lot more terrorism than vandalism with the long string of cases wherein a self-anointed group sets itself up as above the law. (‘Vandalism ends deer cull in Cranbrook,’ e-KNOW, March 6.) An organized … > Read More

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WTF (why the flipflop)

Letter to the Editor District of Invermere Mayor and council, I have reviewed the first draft of the Official Community Plan (OCP) alongside the current proposed final draft of the OCP and there are major changes, seemingly contrary to your … > Read More

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Harvest allocation fair to all hunters

Letter to the Editor After more than 10 years of review and negotiations, it’s time to put the issue of wildlife-harvest allocation behind us and have some certainty. At the end of the day, all stakeholders want the same thing … > Read More

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Women entrepreneurs boost B.C.’s economy

Letter to the Editor It is International Women’s Day March 8 and I want to take this opportunity to congratulate women entrepreneurs for their leadership in building successful businesses. As a former small-business owner and current cabinet minister, I have … > Read More

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Quiet revisions in OCP are concerning

Letter to the Editor In 2014 the valley public spent many hours and tax dollars toward development of an updated Official Community Plan (OCP). The update was supposed to bring the OCP into alignment with the Imagine Invermere 2030 (I.I. … > Read More

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