Tag Archives: Letter to the Editor

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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A rhyming explanation about the state of B.C. education

Letter (poem) to the Editor   There’s no problem with education in B.C. today? What is this nonsense I’m hearing you say? The doors have been slammed, locked, and the lights have gone dim. Let me explain why teachers are … > Read More

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An open letter to Christy Clark

Letter to the Editor Dear Christy Clark, On July 10, I had the pleasure of meeting you in Cranbrook. Do you remember me? Bill Bennett pulled you aside and told you he had someone he wanted you to meet. I … > Read More

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Stand up for B.C. farmland, farmers and food security

Letter to the Editor Long-term protection of our food producing lands is critical to ensuring British Columbia’s food security. Since serious changes were proposed to the Agricultural Land Reserve (ALR) earlier this year as part of Bill 24, our farmland … > Read More

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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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