Letters

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tier 3 Bantam Championships

“The packed arena and electricity within was fantastic.”

LETTER: More dialogue than ever between salmon farming companies and Indigenous groups

“It is important to recognize the work that has been put in to date”

LETTER: Is BC Hydro’s Step Two rate discriminatory?

“This charge is strictly a penalty and has nothing to do with the cost of energy.”

LETTER: Fletcher forgets B.C. Liberals’ ‘weasel party’ at legislature

Salary escalation occurred under Gordon Campbell’s watch

  • Feb 12, 2019

LETTER: Western Forest Products remains focused on B.C. employment

$350 million invested on B.C. coast in last six years, CEO says

  • Feb 11, 2019

LETTER: Port Alice Councillor is ‘sickened’ by health care cuts to the village

“We can’t stand by and accept such entrenched duplicity!”

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Letter to the editor: Island Health should NOT cut health care hours in Port Alice

“We have lost enough in this town and we shouldn’t have to have hours cut back”

Letter to the editor: Port Alice Mayor Kevin Cameron fires back at Island Health over health care cuts

“It would seem that both Port Alice and Alert Bay are under attack by Island Health.”

LETTER: Seniors home care, day programs expanding, Adrian Dix says

B.C. health minister responds to latest Seniors Advocate report

  • Jan 23, 2019

LETTER: Andrew Wilkinson says B.C. minister’s pipeline protest visit a bridge too far

Premier John Horgan should remove Doug Donaldson from cabinet, opposition leader says

  • Jan 10, 2019

Letter to the editor: Guns and safety

“The debate about regulating gun ownership goes on and on”

If you’re going to pull Baby It’s Cold Outside, pull these songs too, B.C. man writes

Parksville resident Bernie Smith points to other offensive holiday tunes

  • Dec 5, 2018

Letter to the editor: Premier John Horgan needs to declare this Fentanyl crisis a Provincial State of Emergency

“This crisis is affecting everyone, as it’s non-discriminatory in who is dying”

Letter to the editor: Hayward family looking for answers to 2015 RCMP shooting death

“The coroners inquest will most likely be held spring of 2019 and I want to be prepared.”

Letter to the editor: RDMW Chair fires back at Kervin’s Corner

“First Nations do not include local government at either the municipal or regional level.”

Letter to the editor: A sweet North Island moment

An Alert Bay ferry crew member comes to the rescue of a Sointula resident.

Letter to the editor: Former firefighter upset with treatment from Town of Port McNeill

“The time has come to pay the firefighters for their efforts.”

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 25, 2018