Letters

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

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 to the editor: We’re endangering our wild salmon, whales, bears et cetera for 530 jobs. Honestly?
Federal Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer. (Submitted)

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
Federal Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer. (Submitted)
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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.”

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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.

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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.

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Letter to the editor: Thank heavens for Eddie!

Letter to the editor: Thank heavens for Eddie!

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

Letter to the editor: Thank heavens for Eddie!
Abbotsford West MLA Mike de Jong goes on the attack in the B.C. legislature. Reader says political conflict and blaming doesn’t produce results. (Hansard TV)

LETTER: Old-style politics is easier to cover

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

Abbotsford West MLA Mike de Jong goes on the attack in the B.C. legislature. Reader says political conflict and blaming doesn’t produce results. (Hansard TV)
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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”

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Williams Lake Indian Band elder Mary Thomas shares her residential school survivor story during a School District 27 Orange Shirt Day celebration in Williams Lake’s Boitanio Park Friday. Monica Lamb-Yorski photo

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 2, 2018
Williams Lake Indian Band elder Mary Thomas shares her residential school survivor story during a School District 27 Orange Shirt Day celebration in Williams Lake’s Boitanio Park Friday. Monica Lamb-Yorski photo
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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.

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Letter to the editor: Marine Harvest does need a Manager of Indigenous Partnerships

Taking Marine Harvest to court and applying for an injunction is not the answer.

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Equality, Indigenous equality

Equality, Indigenous equality

Letter from chiefs applauds efforts being made with federal budget

  • Mar 26, 2018
Equality, Indigenous equality
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Letter to the editor: Responding to Kervin’s Corner

“With a bit of luck, it won’t be too late to save our wild, indigenous Pacific salmon”

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Tanker approaches Westridge terminal in Burnaby, where crude oil and refined fuels have been delivered since 1954. The project to twin the line is underway. (Kinder Morgan Canada)

LETTERS: Two views of oil pipeline protests

U.S. and other petroleum-rich countries aren’t cutting production

Tanker approaches Westridge terminal in Burnaby, where crude oil and refined fuels have been delivered since 1954. The project to twin the line is underway. (Kinder Morgan Canada)
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Letter to the editor: Port Hardy councillor responds to Kervin’s Corner

‘Our Council will always choose to work with and support anyone who wants to see a better community’

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Letter to the editor: May I suggest the “ROOM IS LOST”

‘The accounts of the meeting I have read suggests a very hostile attitude towards WFP.’

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Letter to the editor: loved one perishes due to fentanyl overdose

Letter to the editor: loved one perishes due to fentanyl overdose

‘There was one line on the table and one line missing. It only took one line!’

Letter to the editor: loved one perishes due to fentanyl overdose
B.C. mom shares the heartbreak of an addicted child

B.C. mom shares the heartbreak of an addicted child

With every fiber of my being as his mother, I have stood resolutely, phone in hand, and said No, I cannot help you with that.

  • Feb 23, 2018
B.C. mom shares the heartbreak of an addicted child
Former Haisla Nation chief councillor Ellis Ross, now Skeena MLA, served briefly as B.C.’s minister for natural gas development before the minority B.C. Liberal government was defeated last summer. (Hansard TV)

LETTER: Weaver fiddles while B.C.’s economic prospects burn

Skeena MLA warns of damage to B.C. investment from Green threats

  • Feb 6, 2018
Former Haisla Nation chief councillor Ellis Ross, now Skeena MLA, served briefly as B.C.’s minister for natural gas development before the minority B.C. Liberal government was defeated last summer. (Hansard TV)
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Letter to the editor: The Alzheimer Society of B.C.’s ultimate vision is a world without dementia

Though Awareness Month is now over, you can still visit ilivewithdementia.ca.

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