Letters

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Try decriminalizing opiates

People are being poisoned and dying due to a clean source not being available

  • Nov 17th, 2017

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Critical hospital report isn’t surprising

Reports of disparaged social relations at NRGH should not come as too much of a shock

  • Nov 17th, 2017

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Face coverings create distrust and separation

Covering your face does not make you modest, says letter writer

  • Nov 16th, 2017

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Litter pickup challenge issued

We should not have litter on our streets. We do and it is disgusting.

  • Nov 13th, 2017

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Providing drugs would curb crime

The war on drugs will never be won the way we are trying to do it

  • Nov 13th, 2017

‘Fake president’ cartoon neither funny nor correct

The intent obviously was to make fun of fake news by calling Donald Trump a fake president

  • Nov 15th, 2017
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        LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Give remembrance for those who died for God’s land

        Our nation once called unto God to keep our land and now we have become a godless nation

        • Nov 14th, 2017

        LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Show respect to all at Nov. 11 ceremony

        Dozens of youths were cut off from last year’s ceremony, says letter writer

        • Nov 7th, 2017

        LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Recycle fees should go to exchange

        Nanaimo residents keep paying these fees but we don’t seem to get any benefits

        • Nov 7th, 2017

        LETTER: First Nations defending their waters

        Response to Tom Fletcher from salmon farm occupiers

        • Nov 6th, 2017

        LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Niqab a form of oppression

        Division is created when demanding Canadians accept oppression, says letter writer

        • Nov 8th, 2017

        LETTER TO THE EDITOR: First-past-the-post causes irregularities

        Let’s look at some of the great democratic moments in Canada (sarcasm), says letter writer

        • Nov 6th, 2017

        LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Doctor shortage a problem

        History has shown that government is the problem, causing physician shortages, says letter writer

        • Nov 6th, 2017

        LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘Anti-fish farm activists’ care about oceans

        There is indeed huge harm to wild salmon and other sea life from salmon farms, says letter writer

        • Nov 5th, 2017

        LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Keep tankers coming, mitigate risks

        Add more stringent conditions to the building of the vessels, says letter writer

        • Nov 3rd, 2017

        LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Niqab ban not Canadian

        I have always felt that Canada exemplifies values of tolerance and inclusiveness, says letter writer

        • Nov 2nd, 2017

        Depot’s work goes beyond recycling

        One can spend an hour or so at this depot to see how well it is used

        • Nov 2nd, 2017

        LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Store’s closure sad, ironic

        It’s both tragic and ironic that Sears is closing forever, says letter writer

        • Nov 1st, 2017

        LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Walkway would see cost overruns

        Tax dollars should not be wasted on non-essential projects, says letter writer

        • Nov 1st, 2017

        LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Millions more needed to save Morden Mine

        The public should understand that the amount of money allocated is a drop in the bucket

        • Oct 30th, 2017