Letters

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Empower court system, RCMP to curb crime

Justice system gives free rides to repeat offenders, says letter writer

  • Oct 14, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Section of Island Highway north of Nanaimo isn’t safe

I hope politicians will do something about this issue, says letter writer

  • Oct 13, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Latest scam going around claims credit card misuse

Scam involves someone calling to report fictitious purchases on a credit card, says letter writer

  • Oct 13, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Harm reduction, treatment are the only answers

Citizens Want Nanaimo Back meeting didn’t meet objectives, says letter writer

  • Oct 8, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Piranha warning signs should have been put up at lake

Letter writer says people should be given information about risks to decide for themselves

  • Oct 7, 2019

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Parties don’t put Canada first

Letter writer has noted a sharp increase in partisanship

  • Oct 5, 2019
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: New terminal locations would cut B.C. Ferries’ fuel consumption

Terminals should be situated on Gabriola Island and Richmond, says letter writer

  • Oct 3, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Violence against seniors troubling

Seniors need to do what they can to safeguard against attacks, says letter writer

  • Sep 30, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: It’s the system that turns off voters

Column failed to capture any sense whatsoever of why I have become a non-voter, says letter writer

  • Sep 29, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Justice system makes too many allowances around mental illness

Letter writer concerned that those with mental health problems don’t have the same accountability

  • Sep 28, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Neighbours over-reacting to 388 Machleary project

References to something called ‘neighbourhood character’ is not a sound argument, says letter writer

  • Sep 24, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Leadership needed on environment

We need to insist that federal parties take a stand on tackling climate change, says letter writer

  • Sep 22, 2019

LETTER: Sources in cannabis cultivation story could be better balanced

A reader responds to part of Black Press Media’s special series on cannabis agriculture in B.C.

  • Sep 19, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Keep voicing opposition to pipeline expansion

If we risk our land we are all going to regret it, says letter writer

  • Sep 19, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Big spill may come, small spills happening every day

All kinds of harmful materials are going down the drains, says letter writer

  • Sep 17, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Machleary proposal would alter Old City

Density of proposed development very different from what’s currently allowed, notes letter writer

  • Sep 17, 2019

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Land commission should have supported Nanoose eatery

Letter writers weigh in on closure of Rusted Rake Farm café

  • Sep 14, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: There’s a climate emergency – let’s act like it

We are facing climate collapse and ecological breakdown, says letter writer

  • Sep 11, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Residents deserve to have their downtown back

When is something going to change, asks letter writer

  • Sep 8, 2019