Letters

LETTER: USW/WFP Strike, who is the Grinch?

“Many forest workers face serious risks and dangerous hard work every day”

  • Dec 17, 2019

LETTER: Forestry will always be here and survive

“These huge Canadian forests and wherever they are in North America will be there”

  • Dec 15, 2019

WFP the Grinch who stole Christmas

It makes me really sad that you don’t understand the labour relations side of the business.

  • Dec 10, 2019
video
Eke Me-Xi Learning Centre's 2020 graduation ceremony
North Island Secondary School grad 2020
Marble River Hatchery's fish transfer
Downtown Port Hardy area under construction

Response to Western Forest Products CEO Don Demens

“Western is an evil empire whose aim is to bust the union”

LETTER: WFP clears the air regarding ‘concessions’

“The article cites ‘concessions’ that the company put on the bargaining table. This is not accurate”

Campbell River mayor’s fish farm support on the wrong side of history

Filed for publication with the Mirror Re: Campbell River Mirror newspaper article…

  • Nov 21, 2019

LETTER: Woss helps out in time of need

“I just wanted to acknowledge the wonderful people we met in Woss”

LETTER: Remembrance Day

“special thank you to John Tidbury and his crew who every year are ready to support us”

LETTER: Gazette columnist Bill McQuarrie’s biggest gaff

“The more important part of the story is that we should avoid mocking Albertans in such manner”

  • Nov 10, 2019

LETTER: Does anyone know whose dog this is?

Let’s help give this dog a merry Christmas out of the rain. Thank you to all leads.

LETTER: It’s imperative for the strike to end soon

“If not it could very well be spring before people are back to work and harvesting begins again”

LETTER: Middle class better off with Trudeau’s child benefit boost

It’s a transfer, not a tax cut, but it helps families get ahead

  • Oct 21, 2019

LETTER: On the future of salmon farming in B.C.

Ecologists have been sounding the alarm for decades

  • Oct 20, 2019

LETTERS: Wolf kills, wilderness protection and caribou recovery

Readers respond to Tom Fletcher’s column on B.C. program

  • Oct 17, 2019

LETTER: Sources in cannabis cultivation story could be better balanced

A reader responds to part of Black Press Media’s special series on cannabis agriculture in B.C.

  • Sep 19, 2019

LETTER: Port Alice’s ‘new’ fire truck

“We would say a big THANK YOU to the wonderful town of Ladysmith!”

LETTERS: B.C. Views column downplays urgency of climate change

‘Tom Fletcher should propose real solutions to climate crisis’

  • Aug 13, 2019

LETTER: Nothing could be further from the truth

“me” Wilhelm, being “deeply angry” against which I had actually no objection.

LETTER: The constant growth of the Harvest thrift store and food bank

“we now serve the complete Northern end of Vancouver Island – everyone North of Woss!”

  • Jul 19, 2019

LETTER: A deep anger overcomes me against a humanity gone stupid

“I wish to make a point and hope to make people pause and think”