Letters

Pattullo Bridge replacement is one of a group of major construction projects due to begin in B.C. with union-only labour. (Black Press Media)

LETTER: Compulsory trades training for B.C. apprentices makes sense

B.C. Building Trades women’s group endorses NDP’s move

  • Jan 7, 2021
Pattullo Bridge replacement is one of a group of major construction projects due to begin in B.C. with union-only labour. (Black Press Media)
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Gallup Poll Proves God is Right

Editor: According to a recent Gallup poll, released Dec. 14, the mental…

  • Dec 23, 2020
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Need prominence given to facts than misinformation

Editor: RE: “What’s the deal with Covid camps in Canada?” I am…

  • Nov 25, 2020
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BC Teachers' Federation President Teri Mooring is asking parents of school-aged children to encourage the wearing of masks when possible in schools. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito)

LETTER: Teachers union encourages culture of mask wearing in B.C. schools

BCTF President Teri Mooring asks parents to talk with children about wearing masks in school

  • Nov 24, 2020
BC Teachers' Federation President Teri Mooring is asking parents of school-aged children to encourage the wearing of masks when possible in schools. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito)
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A letter from your trusted family physicians and nurse practitioners

Editor: As the second wave of COVID-19 continues to test the medical…

  • Nov 18, 2020
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A reader’s worry over possible internment camps

Editor: I’m writing this in concern about what is coming down the…

  • Nov 11, 2020
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Social distance if you want freedom

Editor: Ye people out there who run around demanding their freedom from…

  • Nov 11, 2020
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LETTER: Joint replacement wait times in B.C.

Arthritis society’s call for government to make reducing wait times a priority

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Question Bill C-7, says this reader

Editor: Have you ever felt strongly convicted about something one day and…

  • Oct 21, 2020
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A tongue-in-cheek letter over ‘Catch of the Week’

Editor: Recently a friend advised me they had noticed my photograph in…

  • Oct 14, 2020
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A praise for Village flowers

A praise for Village flowers

Editor: Well here I am again, but I couldn’t resist saying how…

  • Oct 7, 2020
A praise for Village flowers
Touched by stranger’s kindness in Burns Lake

Touched by stranger’s kindness in Burns Lake

Editor: It has been a rough few months living under the Covid…

  • Sep 30, 2020
Touched by stranger’s kindness in Burns Lake
Friends of Babine Lake Association agree with signing

Friends of Babine Lake Association agree with signing

Editor: In late January of this year residents of Smithers Landing, Five…

  • Sep 30, 2020
Friends of Babine Lake Association agree with signing
LETTER: Time to rename British Columbia

LETTER: Time to rename British Columbia

One reader wants the province to create a more inclusive name for B.C.

  • Jul 20, 2020
LETTER: Time to rename British Columbia
Canada must balance its response to COVID-19

Canada must balance its response to COVID-19

Editor: Open letter to the Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, P.C., M.P., Prime…

  • Jul 15, 2020
Canada must balance its response to COVID-19
Think about donating to food bank

Think about donating to food bank

Editor: This letter is written on behalf of several of the older…

  • May 27, 2020
Think about donating to food bank
LETTER: KSM mine underwent ‘comprehensive, transparent peer-reviewed environmental assessment’

LETTER: KSM mine underwent ‘comprehensive, transparent peer-reviewed environmental assessment’

Seabridge Gold’s KSM project did incorporate independent and peer-reviewed science

  • May 19, 2020
LETTER: KSM mine underwent ‘comprehensive, transparent peer-reviewed environmental assessment’
We strongly oppose the closure of the French Immersion program in Burns Lake

We strongly oppose the closure of the French Immersion program in Burns Lake

Open letter to Manu Madhok, Superintendent School District 91 On behalf of…

  • May 13, 2020
We strongly oppose the closure of the French Immersion program in Burns Lake
The non-essential church

The non-essential church

Editor: Times of crisis reveal much about us as individuals: our courage,…

  • May 13, 2020
The non-essential church
Slow down to a putt putt please

Slow down to a putt putt please

Editor: Every year in our beautiful Lakes District we have the annual…

  • May 6, 2020
Slow down to a putt putt please