Letters

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Gasoline power isn’t going away anytime soon

In my travels throughout B.C. all I see are gasoline/diesel-powered vehicles, says letter writer

  • Mar 29th, 2018

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Repay NRE for its efforts

NRE has saved Nanaimo taxpayers money over the course of its years of service to the community

  • Mar 28th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: North-end school decisions creating several problems

School board staff and trustees should not pat themselves on the back yet

  • Mar 27th, 2018
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Equality, Indigenous equality

Letter from chiefs applauds efforts being made with federal budget

  • Mar 26th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Letter writer’s views centuries behind the times

I was dismayed to see a rather hateful letter published in your latest edition

  • Mar 25th, 2018

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Judge the NRE on its own merits

Letter writers weigh in on the Nanaimo Recycling Exchange’s closure

  • Mar 23rd, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: NRE missing business sense

I am sure that the other recycling businesses can do the job of recycling, says letter writer

  • Mar 21st, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Block pipeline project

The Kinder Morgan pipeline expansion is a bad idea on every level, says letter writer

  • Mar 21st, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Keep dancers safe

Why are parents sitting in their cars across the road waiting for their children, asks letter writer

  • Mar 21st, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Superintendent might not have the right focus

The ‘old boys club’ is very much alive and well on the SD68 board of education, says letter writer

  • Mar 21st, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Increased crime is causing fear

I feel for the general public that have to deal with this type of thing in their neighborhoods

  • Mar 17th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Monorail a better solution than rail

These trains are not affected by ground fog or snow and can run at high speeds, notes letter writer

  • Mar 17th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Protesters have valid concerns

People are concerned about the risk of the Kinder Morgan pipeline significantly outweighing any gain

  • Mar 18th, 2018

LETTERS: Two views of oil pipeline protests

U.S. and other petroleum-rich countries aren’t cutting production

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Empathy needs to be shown

The majority of homeless people do not decide to live that kind of lifestyle

  • Mar 14th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: An antidote for hopelessness exists

We now have a generation that believes Darwin was right and God does not exist

  • Mar 13th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Name change for the region should be voted down

A name change is not necessary and has already been deemed too expensive

  • Mar 12th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: City’s homeless people need housing options

I work close to downtown and have definitely seen an increase in people sleeping in doorways

  • Mar 11th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Mental health hospitals needed to solve problems

The various levels of government seem to have a knee jerk reaction to complex issues

  • Mar 11th, 2018

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: People who are homeless need Nanaimo’s compassion

I would like to see more respect in the public discussion about people experiencing homelessness

  • Mar 8th, 2018