Letters

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Lantzville tax increase too high

As a 38-year resident of Lantzville, I object to a 5.4-per cent tax rise

  • Dec 27th, 2017

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Union’s issues might have a simple fix

Councillor’s remarks certainly hits the mark about what I surmise was the reason for the boycott

  • Dec 26th, 2017

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Union’s concerns aren’t well founded

Oh, boo-hoo to CUPE. Need one say more?

  • Dec 26th, 2017
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Community thanked after fire

The six of us have lost three generations of keepsakes and so so much more

  • Dec 19th, 2017

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Nanaimo is sharing its water supply with Lantzville too readily

I was shocked to read in the Nanaimo News Bulletin in regards to supplying water to Lantzville

  • Dec 19th, 2017

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Poverty caused by other factors, too

The letter writer completely fails to consider the children whose parents are unemployed

  • Dec 16th, 2017

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Councillor’s sidewalks comment hurtful to seniors

I felt insulted and dismayed to read that Coun. Jim Kipp would utter such an insensitive remark

  • Dec 15th, 2017

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Parents must have role in sex-ed

Hats off for the article on the new personal and sexual health educator for our school district

  • Dec 15th, 2017

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Downtown solutions require more than just condo towers

We wonder if it might take more than a downtown high-rise complex to revitalize downtown

  • Dec 14th, 2017

Math isn’t adding up on child poverty stats

How is your increase in child poverty credible?

  • Dec 13th, 2017

LETTER: Proportional representation makes votes count

Fair Vote Canada representative responds to Tom Fletcher column

  • Dec 12th, 2017

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Beefs & Bouquets bring a little bit of enjoyment

The part of the paper I look forward to each week is the Beefs & Bouquets, says letter writer

  • Dec 8th, 2017

LETTER: I’m voting ‘yes’ to electoral reform

Tom Fletcher defends corporate-backed B.C. Liberals

  • Dec 7th, 2017

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Walkway expansion plans are premature

If the existing infrastrucure cannot be maintained, it’s folly to expand said infrastructure

  • Dec 6th, 2017

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: All hotels should get equal treatment

A new hotel in the downtown centre brings with it excitement and a massive subsidy

  • Dec 6th, 2017

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Proportional representation would bring together different views

This is a very special opportunity to demonstrate how such a system can help improve our society

  • Dec 6th, 2017

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Newspaper advertisement’s messaging is subtly racist

Ad features a girl who appears to be black who has her mother’s drugs, says letter writer

  • Nov 24th, 2017

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Modernize voting system

Steps must now be taken to hone our traditional Canadian parliamentary representative governance

  • Nov 25th, 2017

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Positivity will prevail at hospital

It is hoped positive energy will prevail to find a solution to defuse negative assessments

  • Nov 23rd, 2017

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Walkway requires better maintenance

I’ve seen the existing walkway deteriorate gradually, says letter writer

  • Nov 22nd, 2017