Letters

Building a better learning environment for B.C. students

Minister’s message for Education Week, April 23-27

  • Apr 20, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Ministry should cover policing costs

Kudos to the Nanaimo RCMP for taking the initiative of setting up a task force, says letter writer

  • Apr 20, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Reducing crime starts in the home

Report any suspicious activity in any part of Nanaimo, urges letter writer

  • Apr 18, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Fuel supply requires pipeline expansion

As gasoline production is curtailed, consumer demand will force prices higher, says letter writer

  • Apr 17, 2019

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Electric car technology is improving

There will be a period of transition to new tech, says letter writer

  • Apr 16, 2019

LETTER: B.C.’s speculation tax is a wealth tax when it comes to second properties

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  • Apr 15, 2019
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Government in trouble after SNC-Lavalin affair

Letter writer ‘firmly on the side of Jody Wilson-Raybould in this situation’

  • Apr 11, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Nanaimo residents young and old fed up with crime

16-year-old letter writer says people are free to harass, steal, threaten, and harm

  • Apr 10, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Gasoline, not batteries, keeps us going and going

There is more energy in a barrel of oil than the best battery pack on offer, says letter writer

  • Apr 8, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘Thrilling’ times won’t happen anytime soon

Mayor’s message recalls ’80s song The Future’s So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades, says letter writer

  • Apr 7, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Party politics cause cynicism

Federal byelection is but another ‘partyocratic’ photo-op for our current leader, says letter writer

  • Apr 7, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Trains a needed mode of accessible transportation

Patients who need to travel to Victoria for care need travel options, says letter writer

  • Apr 2, 2019

LETTERS: Student demand to stop carbon fuel use can’t be achieved

Nuclear power is the only technology that would do it quickly

  • Apr 2, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Try pace cars on Malahat

Pace cars are used in motorsport to limit speed in the case of a caution period, notes letter writer

  • Mar 30, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Owner of two shot huskies should take responsibility

It is typical nowadays to make a mistake and blame somebody else, says letter writer

  • Mar 29, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Listen to children, take climate action

Youths asking for reform by those who should be accepting responsibility, says letter writer

  • Mar 28, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Drop-in centre a worthy initiative

It’s good to hear the city is looking at options around a daytime drop-in centre, says letter writer

  • Mar 27, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Overnight camping in parks a fire risk

I have great concerns around allowing homeless persons to camp in city parks, says letter writer

  • Mar 24, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Keep working for just society

Why not focus on collaborating more effectively with non-profits, asks letter writer

  • Mar 21, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Easing overnight park camping bylaw is ‘bonkers’

Who is supposed to enforce the city’s list of restrictions, asks letter writer

  • Mar 21, 2019