Letters

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Highway traffic flow is too unreliable

The powers that be need to fix three locations on the Island Highway, says letter writer

  • Sep 23, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Poverty reduction plan needed

We could see a B.C. that reduces poverty through bold and accountable measures, says letter writer

  • Sep 17, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Night markets a hit

Nanaimo chamber of commerce CEO offers thanks after final Commercial Street Night Market

  • Sep 15, 2018
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Nanaimo’s homelessness problem needs to be out in the open

Are we supposed to hide inconvenient situations in order to pander to tourists, asks letter writer

  • Sep 14, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Proportional representation is a dangerous idea

Proportionate representation will empower the far right, says letter writer

  • Sep 13, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tent city making people feel unsafe downtown

We shouldn’t feel unsafe in the heart of our city, says letter writer

  • Sep 12, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Motorists may need to take action against Nanaimo’s high gas prices

Gas prices in Nanaimo are higher than in Courtenay or Ladysmith, says letter writer

  • Sep 11, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Waste bins big and bulky

This expensive new system leaves a lot to be desired, says letter writer

  • Sep 8, 2018

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 8, 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 6, 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 5, 2018

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 4, 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 3, 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 2, 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 1, 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 31, 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 30, 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 29, 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 29, 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 28, 2018