Letters

LETTER: British Columbia’s forest industry crisis being made worse

Andrew Wilkinson warns of regulatory overload by John Horgan’s NDP

  • Jun 15, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Take measured transition toward post-oil economy

Address climate change without dragging our economy through the mud, says letter writer

  • Jun 12, 2019

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Protect pristine Westwood

Condos would have a profound effect on the peaceful setting of Westwood Lake, says letter writer

  • Jun 12, 2019
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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Military right to keep weapons range clear

That land isn’t designated as recreational, it’s a military rifle range, says letter writer

  • Jun 8, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Burning permits shouldn’t be issued at certain times of year

Need for burn piles outweighed by public safety concerns, says letter writer

  • Jun 6, 2019

B.C. Building Trades, not taxpayers, financed my Red Seal training

Union representative responds to Tom Fletcher’s column

  • Jun 5, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Every environmental solution seems to come with drawbacks

Mother Nature balances herself and when she has had enough that will be it, says letter writer

  • Jun 3, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Range should move, not the trail users

The world has changed and the range now presents a risk to public safety, says letter writer

  • Jun 2, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Modernize energy board

Bill needs to be put into place in order to keep climate commitments on track, says letter writer

  • Jun 2, 2019

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: City can always find savings

Mayor dismissed idea that major savings can be found in a $200-million budget, says letter writer

  • Jun 1, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: No parties are doing politics differently

Letter writer chooses to withdraw support from a system that is ‘completely dysfunctional’

  • May 29, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Inner ‘dragons’ delay climate action

Climate emergency declaration and four supporting motions are actual steps, says letter writer

  • May 26, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Supportive housing task force won’t have a lasting impact

Relief will be temporary, predicts letter writer

  • May 25, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Get started on environmental commitment

We are pleased to see city council addressing our climate and environment decay, say letter writers

  • May 23, 2019

LETTER: Fletcher ‘blurs reality’ on B.C. union public construction

Bridge, highway projects awarded to companies, not unions

  • May 21, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Voters don’t get much reprieve from election babble

We are about to be bombarded again with campaign promises and advertisements, says letter writer

  • May 20, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Chinook closure a disaster for fishing

I live in Nanaimo and we used to have good fishing in the Strait of Georgia, says letter writer

  • May 19, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Say no to plastic straws

Straws make drinking frappuccinos easier, but they kill sea creatures, says letter writer

  • May 18, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Climate declaration just virtue-signalling

What exactly can council do to solve this apparent change in the environment, asks letter writer

  • May 16, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Throw the book at prolific crooks

Suspects with warrants need to be sent back to where they are wanted, says letter writer

  • May 16, 2019