Letters

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Province’s loss is city’s gain

Leonard Krog can provide competence and integrity at city hall, says letter writer

  • Jun 28th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Place to camp is needed for Nanaimo’s homeless

We need to create a campground close to the city amenities, says letter writer

  • Jun 26th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: We’re harming our planet on a local and global scale

Let us put environmental issues ahead of everything else, says letter writer

  • Jun 26th, 2018
video
VIU hockey pulls off improbable comeback to win home opener
Dying motorcyclist gets last-ride tribute at Nanaimo hospital
Standout performances lift V.I. Raiders to victory in regular-season finale
Vancouver Island University showcases $64 million in new facilities at Nanaimo campus

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Discontent City better than alternatives

Discontent City is providing a much needed safety net, says letter writer

  • Jun 21st, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Electoral reform has implications for young voters

The youth vote in Canada and the province has been underestimated, says letter writer

  • Jun 22nd, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Companies would rather refine their oil elsewhere

B.C. refinery wouldn’t be financially attractive to major corporate investors, says letter writer

  • Jun 21st, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Pride proponents aren’t as inclusive as they believe

We’re the only intelligent species to deny our biological selves, says letter writer

  • Jun 20th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Past politics at play in Krog’s decision

If he succeeds in his quest for the mayor’s chair it will probably be a taste of sweet revenge

  • Jun 17th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Nobody wants to live in tents

It’s impossible to lump every member of Discontent City in the same category, says letter writer

  • Jun 17th, 2018

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Tent city campers are just squatters

We taxpayers deserve the break, not those breaking the law, says letter writer

  • Jun 15th, 2018

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Voting system problematic here and elsewhere

We have watched the Ontario election with dismay for some, jubilation for others, says letter writer

  • Jun 15th, 2018

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Bring on proportional representation in B.C.

This is our chance to change our archaic winner-take-all electoral system, says letter writer

  • Jun 10th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Planet’s destruction has to be reversed

Only a fool or an idiot would prefer to live in an unhealthy dying world, says letter writer

  • Jun 10th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Pipeline can’t pass cost-benefit test

I want B.C. to stay beautiful, and I also want my country to reduce reliance on fossil fuels

  • Jun 7th, 2018

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Homeless camp isn’t solving underlying problems

Homes for the mentally ill need to be built, not camps for the homeless, says letter writer

  • Jun 5th, 2018

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Tent city decisions politically motivated

Unfortunate people have been failed by every level of government for years, says letter writer

  • Jun 2nd, 2018

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Vote reform not in our best interests

PR will provide unstable minority governments with fringe parties holding the balance of power

  • May 31st, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Without NRE, more is going into landfill

I deeply hope the NRE and our city council can still work things out, says letter writer

  • May 31st, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Oil spill dangers are being overblown

It is time for B.C. citizens to stop the spreading of fairy dust and to return to the 21st century

  • May 30th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Parking is already too scarce at Departure Bay

The latest parking variance at the Amrikko’s site is just incredible, says letter writer

  • May 28th, 2018