Letters

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: City’s handling of NRE is reason for outrage

Who would have thought council could assume that allowing for the demise of the NRE was an option?

  • Apr 26th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Downtown issues require education, understanding

The homeless issue, the drug issue is not new, says letter writer

  • Apr 26th, 2018

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Homelessness isn’t a choice for people

I am a woman in my 60s who recently found myself homeless, says letter writer

  • Apr 25th, 2018
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tax increase comes from unnecessary expenditures

Does city council think the tax payers have a limitless supply of money, asks letter writer

  • Apr 22nd, 2018

LETTERS: All Canadians have rights in pipeline disagreement

The letter writer takes a narrow, outdated view of Canada’s constitution…

  • Apr 21st, 2018

Tanker traffic poses a risk to B.C.’s coast

I do not want those of us on B.C.’s coast to take the largest part of the risk, says letter writer

  • Apr 20th, 2018

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Canada isn’t a world leader on health care

Among all countries in the developed world, Canada comes in second-last, says letter writer

  • Apr 18th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Port suited to industry

The import vehicle processing facility fulfils the exact type of port demand, says letter writer

  • Apr 18th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Two-tier health care is not wanted

Letter writers support public health care

  • Apr 15th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Pipeline opposition is unconstitutional

This is just not a problem for B.C and Alberta; it is a problem for Canada, says letter writer.

  • Apr 14th, 2018

LETTERS: Don’t be quick to judge those experiencing homelessness

Many people seem to equate homelessness with drug addiction and irresponsibility, says letter writer

  • Apr 13th, 2018

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Thanks to NRE for its efforts

I cannot understand the lack of environmental responsibility shown by city hall, says letter writer

  • Apr 12th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Honeybees are welcome in this city

We humans must be considerate of the bees’ personal needs, says letter writer

  • Apr 11th, 2018

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Approach to social problems isn’t working

Our governments would do anything to avoid making them look uncompassionate, says letter writer

  • Apr 8th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Youth voting should go to referendum

There are pros and cons to giving 16-year-olds the vote, says letter writer

  • Apr 5th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Season of renewal offers hope

We Christians put our faith in a Lord, the creator of all things

  • Apr 4th, 2018

LETTERS: City money spent elsewhere could have gone to the NRE

In what century does the city council and the RDN think that we live, asks letter writer

  • Apr 3rd, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Report any instances of abuse

It broke my heart to hear about Teddy, the poor abused dog who lived and died so horribly in Duncan

  • Apr 1st, 2018

LETTERS: There are better ways to address homelessness in our community

Council is allowing itself to be bullied out of fear of looking uncompassionate, says letter writer

  • Mar 30th, 2018