Letters

Letter to the editor: Guns and safety

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

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

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.”

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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

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 15, 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.”

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 9, 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 26, 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 26, 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 16, 2018