Letters

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Cruise visitors won’t be impressed by tent city

Homeless camp will be the first and last impression for cruise tourists, says letter writer

  • Sep 8th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Rent is harder to afford

Housing in Nanaimo is a frequent topic of discussion for a reason, says letter writer

  • Sep 6th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tent city shouldn’t receive, for free, what others pay for

Protesters, advocates and activists expect too much from government coffers, says letter writer

  • Sep 5th, 2018
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: New transportation ideas are needed in Nanoose Bay

The Malahat is not the only vulnerable highway on the Island, notes letter writer

  • Sep 4th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tent city as a neighbour is unbearable any longer

We listed our home at the Beacon, says letter writer

  • Sep 2nd, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bloody photo a disservice to boy scouts

I must protest the horrible depiction of boy scouts in your arts section, says letter writer

  • Aug 31st, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Clean up our community

Perhaps we could start a movement toward a new, natural, clean environment, says letter writer

  • Sep 3rd, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Heed warning of wildfires

It’s evident that humans have contributed to creating an unhealthy planet, says letter writer

  • Sep 1st, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Island taxes would be well-spent expanding Island rail

Vancouver Island’s train tracks under-utilized, says letter writer

  • Aug 30th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: There’s no call for the hatred shown at tent city rally

I expect better from my fellow man, says letter writer

  • Aug 29th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Homelessness can’t be helped through blame

I am getting so fed up with hearing the anti-homeless and poor-bashing rhetoric, says letter writer

  • Aug 29th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Point blame for wildfires in the right direction

Too many refuse to admit that this is caused by climate change, says letter writer

  • Aug 28th, 2018

Letter to the editor: Wildfire management in B.C. could be done better writes a former Ranger-in-charge

It is patently obvious that B.C. is in a crisis situation relative to wildfire control

  • Aug 25th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tent city residents getting away with law-breaking

These intruders are giving Nanaimo a very bad reputation, says letter writer

  • Aug 24th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tent city can’t claim victory

The spokesperson for tent city declared a victory. Of what, asks letter writer

  • Aug 24th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Discontent City residents should be working

Conscript camp occupants to fight forest fires, suggests letter writer

  • Aug 23rd, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Discontent city is a burden on taxpayers

Is tent city going to be financially responsible for its existence, asks letter writer

  • Aug 22nd, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Recycling can be tricky

Could this be why we need the Nanaimo Recycling Exchange, asks letter writer

  • Aug 21st, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Discontent City situation is dragging on and on

It’s on and on and court cases seem to be going nowhere, says letter writer

  • Aug 17th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Citizens have right to protest tent city however they wish

Here’s a reality check to virtue signallers and social justice warriors, says letter writer

  • Aug 16th, 2018