Letters

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Loud engines need to be muffled

Letter writer agrees with previously published letter regarding the high noise generated by some motorcycles. (Stock photo)

  • Sep 3rd, 2017

LETTER: Oil refining in B.C. would improve stability of gas prices

Letter writer notices increase at the pumps for gasoline while world oil prices remain unchanged

  • Sep 2nd, 2017

Former faller says wildfire response mismanaged

The initial firefighters should be loggers and first responders living in the same area as the fire

  • Sep 2nd, 2017
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          LETTER TO THE EDITOR: City can build on pirate theme

          12-year-old letter writer pitches pirate ship idea for Port Drive property

          • Aug 31st, 2017

          Speed and weed aren’t helping ICBC

          Readers call for electronic enforcement, car insurance competition

          • Aug 31st, 2017

          LETTER: City officials should expand social media engagement

          It is a quick way for residents to provide feedback and government to provide bite-sized insights

          • Aug 31st, 2017

          LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Contract out city garbage collection

          We should not have to borrow monies to fund new trucks and bins

          • Aug 30th, 2017

          LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Issues surrounding city administrator costing taxpayers

          I speak for a large group of citizens who have had enough of Tracy Samra’s behaviour

          • Aug 29th, 2017

          LETTER: Site C dam review is good news

          I am grateful that our new government has chosen to have the BCUC review the Site C dam proposal

          • Aug 28th, 2017

          LETTER: Duke Point capacity could relieve ferry lineups

          Simple solution to ferry lineups at Departure Bay – build a second berth at Duke Point.

          • Aug 24th, 2017

          LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Motorcycle noise grating

          These vehicles idle at great decibels and then reach maximum force

          • Aug 24th, 2017

          LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Pet stores shouldn’t sell any animals

          I want to express support for the proposal to ban the sale of cats, dogs and rabbits in pet stores

          • Aug 23rd, 2017

          LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Climate fallacies must be exposed

          The letter writer’s reality is as naive as Suzuki’s sensationalism is dangerous

          • Aug 23rd, 2017

          LETTER: Costly garbage changes need to create jobs

          I wondered if new jobs will be created with automated garbage collection

          • Aug 23rd, 2017

          Killing bears, one way or another

          B.C. hunters speak out about grizzly hunt, wildlife management

          • Aug 23rd, 2017

          LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Earth is due for an alien invasion

          I’m increasingly convinced that humankind is overdue for an Independence Day-type alien invasion

          • Aug 21st, 2017

          LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Mayor’s views an indication of colour-blindness

          Unfortunately, McKay’s expressed view only serves to ignore the negative racial experiences

          • Aug 22nd, 2017

          LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Women’s group should apologize

          The small self-described group of feminists were quick and vocal earlier this year to claim sexism

          • Aug 22nd, 2017

          Preserve paddlers’ rights

          Unless our waterways have legal protection we’ll lose our right to enjoy rivers, lakes and oceans

          • Aug 21st, 2017

          New perspective needed on homelessness

          Nanaimo’s homeless population is growing with no foreseeable solution in sight

          • Aug 17th, 2017