Letters

Letter to the editor: Be prepared for emergencies!

Emergency Management BC has all the information you need to build your own kit.

Response to Derek Koel’s Aug. 29 Port McNeill In Focus column

Port Alice Councillor Bruce Lloyd fires back at Derek Koel for his thoughts on council wages.

Letter to the editor: Wildfire management in B.C. could be done better writes a former Ranger-in-charge

It is patently obvious that B.C. is in a crisis situation relative to wildfire control

  • Aug 25th, 2018

Letter to the editor: Dismayed at the NDP’s interference with the Kinder Morgan pipeline

“Mr. Horgan, I realize you have taken a political stance on the pipeline…”

LETTERS: Doctors speak out on surgical wait times for B.C. patients

‘Governments know they will lose private clinic lawsuit’

  • Aug 15th, 2018

Letter to the editor: Response to John Kennedy’s Aug. 1 letter

“I remember you very well, as a friendly, polite, shy kind of boy.”

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Letter to the editor: 2016 Moto Guzzi Motorcycle still not recovered

“I would be extremely grateful for more media attention to hopefully help recover the bike.”

LETTER: Sir John A. Macdonald’s role in residential schools

Canada’s first prime minister was progressive for his time

  • Aug 9th, 2018

Letter to the editor: Mankind will act when it is too late!

Are we really that stupid or complacent, or, be it said, helpless, headed that way? I hope not!

Letter to the editor: Proud to call Port Hardy home

“Once upon a time I left Port Hardy thinking there was no place for me here.”

  • Jul 26th, 2018

Letter to the editor: We’re endangering our wild salmon, whales, bears et cetera for 530 jobs. Honestly?

“Doesn’t Marine Harvest throw a lot of funding at Port Hardy like any good corporate citizen?”

  • Jul 26th, 2018

LETTER: Andrew Scheer may be most underrated political leader in Western world

Former MP John Weston writes about an evening he hosted with the federal Conservative leader

  • Jul 16th, 2018

Letter to the editor: Ruth Botel had the soul of a historian

“The passing of Mrs. Ruth Botel means a real loss to the North Island.”

Letter to the editor: PHFR 50th was a first class party-Port Hardy style

Definitely a nostalgic evening for some of us who served almost fifty years ago.

Letter to the editor: Local Hero Awards was an amazing event

I was very honoured to be nominated for the Senior Hero and delighted to have won this Award.

Letter to the editor: Thank heavens for Eddie!

Eddie Walkus stepped up and went above and beyond the call, helping out two tourists.

LETTER: Old-style politics is easier to cover

B.C.’s current party system offers more conflict, fewer solutions

Letter to the editor: municipal governments need to fund arts, culture, sport, and recreation

“The Kids in Motion Society has had to cancel our Summer Day Camp this year”

B.C. Grade 8 student pens letter to premier on residential schools

Terrace teen writes current school curriculum underplays past violations of basic human rights

  • May 2nd, 2018

Letter to the editor: Why I relay for Life

Relay for Life is May 26 from 6 p.m. until midnight at the Port Hardy Secondary School track.