Letters

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Motorists may need extra lessons

While good driving abounds, evidently there is too much bad driving, says letter writer

  • Dec 13, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Fighting for rights has worked before and can work again

Letter writer recalls successes advocating for accessibility in the 1970s

  • Dec 12, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: It will take city unity for change to happen

How much more time and money will council require to make change actually come, asks letter writer

  • Dec 12, 2018

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Greater understanding needed about importance of new Canadians

There is a lack of understanding of what’s required to move to this country, says letter writer

  • Dec 11, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: It’s better to solve noise problem than to move away

I think it is preferable to try to solve a problem with negotiation and advocacy, says letter writer

  • Dec 8, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: B.C. Housing’s answers inadequate

Neighbouring properties to supportive housing have had many complaints, says letter writer

  • Dec 6, 2018
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Christmas carols aren’t politically correct

Radio ban of Baby, It’s Cold Outside overstepping grounds of common sense, says letter writer

  • Dec 6, 2018

If you’re going to pull Baby It’s Cold Outside, pull these songs too, B.C. man writes

Parksville resident Bernie Smith points to other offensive holiday tunes

  • Dec 5, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Give council time to make change

The excitement about our new city council and the desire for change is palpable, says letter writer

  • Dec 3, 2018

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Nation needs its borders to be strengthened

Every week migrants enter this country illegally to be supported by Canadians, says letter writer

  • Dec 1, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Island would make a fine province

The idea of a Vancouver Island province has been around since Confederation, says letter writer

  • Nov 24, 2018

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Noise carries beyond industrial area

We who are impacted by the noise have initiated a petition on Change.org, says letter writer

  • Nov 24, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Canada should welcome migrants

Reader supports online petition to welcome people from the migrant caravan to Canada

  • Nov 24, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Councillors will need to think critically

The political capital vault of our new city council is overflowing, says letter writer

  • Nov 24, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bowen has traffic troubles

City has a part to play in making Bowen Road safer, says letter writer

  • Nov 22, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Remembrance needs to be respectful

Letter writer says not everyone treated Nov. 11 ceremony with the solemnity it deserved

  • Nov 21, 2018

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Residents write in about industrial noise

Letter writers react to letter about humming sound in south Nanaimo

  • Nov 21, 2018

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Proportional rep the only route back to democracy

Letter writer says he’s appalled by fear mongering put forward by the first-past-the-post supporters

  • Nov 17, 2018

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Electoral reform reasoning falls short

Proportional representation options come with more questions than answers, says letter writer

  • Nov 17, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Proportional rep won’t allow for change when it’s needed

Proportional representation results in centrist governments, notes letter writer

  • Nov 12, 2018