Letters

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Measurable results are needed in education

Letter clearly identifies problem of displaced political correctness, says letter writer

  • Jul 31st, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Marketplace leaves people behind

Abandonment of community responsibility is one of the causes of homelessness, says letter writer

  • Jul 30th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Nanaimo losing recycling education

Recycling today is not simple, says letter writer

  • Jul 25th, 2018
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Society doesn’t owe tent city campers a thing

Those at Discontent City do not want subsidized housing, they want free housing, says letter writer

  • Jul 28th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Don’t pay water bill, tent city doesn’t

Join the residents of Discontent City in getting your water for free, says letter writer

  • Jul 27th, 2018

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Homes scarce, causing crisis

While some hoard real estate, others face debt, stress and struggle, says letter writer

  • Jul 26th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Drop-in centre for homeless people has no clear objectives

This is how you get more homeless people, says letter writer

  • Jul 26th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Good grades have value for students

Kids should be accountable and rewarded for their efforts, says letter writer

  • Jul 25th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Community is enabling tent city campers

They play the ‘poor me’ card and supporters flock to their aid, says letter writer

  • Jul 23rd, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tent city should be relocated out of sight

Camp could be moved to an area west of the old mill recently torn down, says letter writer

  • Jul 22nd, 2018

LETTER: Andrew Scheer may be most underrated political leader in Western world

Former MP John Weston writes about an evening he hosted with the federal Conservative leader

  • Jul 16th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tent city residents disrespectful

Where can I sign up for free oceanfront property, asks letter writer

  • Jul 20th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: City victimizing victims at Discontent City

City of Nanaimo needs to take homelessness crisis seriously, says letter writer

  • Jul 20th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Strategic planning needed in Nanaimo school district

I find it ironic that the school expansion comes on the heels of recent school closure decisions

  • Jul 20th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Highrise unwanted

Surely, council will not approve this rezoning application, says letter writer

  • Jul 19th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Enough is enough at Discontent City

I cannot believe that the people of Discontent City even get to have a say, says letter writer

  • Jul 17th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Full schools were foreseeable

The district has effectively built a brick wall around desirable neighbourhoods, says letter writer

  • Jul 16th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tent city a gathering place

Fewer homeless people are living in little alcoves since tent city’s creation, says letter writer

  • Jul 8th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Councillors need to be qualified

I hope would-be candidates will ask themselves some tough questions, says letter writer

  • Jul 8th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Oil investment a ‘race to the bottom’

We need to be scaling back on fossil fuel use, not ramping up, says letter writer

  • Jul 6th, 2018