Letters

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: No good reason to be advertising guns for sale

What is this push in the advertising in your newspaper for guns, asks letter writer

  • Feb 14, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Riding boundary leaves out voters

My concern is the border line of the Nanaimo-North Cowichan electoral district, says letter writer

  • Feb 14, 2019

LETTER: Fletcher forgets B.C. Liberals’ ‘weasel party’ at legislature

Salary escalation occurred under Gordon Campbell’s watch

  • Feb 12, 2019

LETTER: Western Forest Products remains focused on B.C. employment

$350 million invested on B.C. coast in last six years, CEO says

  • Feb 11, 2019

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Island deserves government funding for rail

We do not need another study, says letter writer

  • Feb 10, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Dying trees should be a climate warning

Humankind is now at a crossroad; one that demands a paradigm shift, says letter writer

  • Feb 8, 2019
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Government has had a hand in exacerbating ICBC’s woes

ICBC is broke because the money they had went into general revenue for B.C., says letter writer

  • Feb 6, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Supportive housing fears unwarranted

I live in the neighbourhood and have seen no problems, says letter writer

  • Feb 5, 2019

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Leave LNG underground

The extraction and consumption of LNG harms us all, says letter writer

  • Feb 1, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Holocaust history must continually be told and retold

This historical evidence must not be lost to the world or history will repeat itself

  • Jan 30, 2019

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Residents need council to fix supportive housing problems

Supportive housing has come with increased crime and impact on neighbourhoods, says letter writer

  • Jan 30, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Mail is moving at a snail’s pace these days

Three letters mailed locally have all taken at least one week to arrive, says letter writer

  • Jan 27, 2019

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Voters weigh merits of candidates, parties

Nanaimo provincial byelection is Jan. 30

  • Jan 27, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Forest protection already in place

Valuable old-growth already contained within parks and designated reserves, says letter writer

  • Jan 27, 2019

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Giving up on passenger rail is a defeatist attitude

Our Island is lacking essential transportation links as our population grows, says letter writer

  • Jan 25, 2019

LETTER: Seniors home care, day programs expanding, Adrian Dix says

B.C. health minister responds to latest Seniors Advocate report

  • Jan 23, 2019

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Voters making up minds in byelection

Letter writers express concerns and hopes surrounding vote to choose new Nanaimo MLA

  • Jan 21, 2019

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Some trees must be preserved, others need to go

Letter writers weigh in as tall trees toppled

  • Jan 18, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Respect ferry etiquette

Letter writer suggests that we consider the ferry terminal and the ferry itself as a ‘village’

  • Jan 16, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Council pay raises in Nanaimo, Lantzville haven’t been earned

Whatever happened to accepting the pay offered on applying for the job, asks letter writer

  • Jan 14, 2019