Letter to the Editor

LETTER: Time to rename British Columbia

One reader wants the province to create a more inclusive name for B.C.

  • Jul 20, 2020

 

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Emphasis on bike lanes is unwarranted

To the editor, Re: Bike lanes can wait in these times, Letters,…

  • Jun 22, 2020

 

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: We must not allow any amount of racism to be considered tolerable

14-year-old letter writer shares personal experiences

  • Jun 17, 2020

 

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bike lanes can wait in these times

City council needs to overhaul its priorities, says letter writer

  • May 18, 2020

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Combining passenger rail, bike path holds promise

Rail trail on its own wouldn’t be well-used by cyclists of average ability, says letter writer

  • May 18, 2020

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let’s emerge from pandemic a more equitable society

Guaranteed liveable income would help with gender equity and poverty reduction, says letter writer

  • May 13, 2020

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Pandemic’s new normal has its positive side

Canadians have generally responded to crisis with patience and co-operation, says letter writer

  • May 10, 2020

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Elderly need family connections during a time of physical distancing

Absence of visitors can have negative effects and hasten residents’ decline, says letter writer

  • May 9, 2020

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: People shouldn’t be frightened to leave their homes

Even health officials are saying people need to get outside, says letter writer

  • May 2, 2020

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Repair city’s sidewalks, don’t chop down trees

Letter writers weigh in on City of Nanaimo’s planned work downtown

  • Apr 30, 2020

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let’s keep quiet in a hospital zone

Letter writer suggests letting patients sleep instead of taking part in nightly 7 p.m. noise-making

  • Apr 28, 2020

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Library needed more than ever during self-isolation

Nanaimo North Library should be fitted with ‘take-out’ window, says letter writer

  • Apr 26, 2020

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: COVID-19 case locations hardly matter

Media’s sensational reporting on COVID-19 deaths ‘despicable,’ says letter writer

  • Apr 26, 2020

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: City should follow through with lowering taxes in midst of pandemic

The stress for many families will become overwhelming, says letter writer

  • Apr 24, 2020

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Find further ways to limit ferry travel

Letter writer suggests RCMP check stops or extending sailing waits

  • Apr 21, 2020

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Pandemic provides opportunity to reset Canada’s economy

It’s time to question how secure the fossil fuel industry truly is, say letter writers

  • Apr 18, 2020

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Easter long weekend travellers selfish

Visitors disrespecting those following health experts’ recommendations, says letter writer

  • Apr 12, 2020

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Close off Vancouver Island from COVID-19

Island should self-isolate from the mainland, says letter writer

  • Mar 17, 2020

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Accept change at Opal Road

I am going to assume this change wasn’t made lightly, says letter writer

  • Mar 16, 2020

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Pool is too cold

Water temperature at NAC is far below what other venues consider the norm, says letter writer

  • Mar 12, 2020