Letters

Re-zoning bid misses the mark

Editor: The mayor and council have put forth a re-zoning amendment located…

  • Jul 17, 2019

Rethink the proposed rezoning

Editor: We are writing in regards to the proposed rezoning of 253…

  • Jul 17, 2019

Not all farmers need pesticides

Editor: In response to the letter from Pierre Petelle of Croplife Canada…

  • Jul 10, 2019
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Farmers need pesticides to grow food

Editor: In response to your story “Wise use of pesticides poses low…

  • Jul 3, 2019

Tossing plastic better than burning it

Editor: Plastic seems much in the news these days. Internationally a shipload…

  • Jul 3, 2019

First Nations, settlers both deserve respect

Editor: It’s true that across most of British Columbia there are First…

  • Jun 26, 2019

Kindness from strangers on the highway

Editor: My husband Gary left our home in Burns Lake about noon…

  • Jun 26, 2019

LETTER: British Columbia’s forest industry crisis being made worse

Andrew Wilkinson warns of regulatory overload by John Horgan’s NDP

  • Jun 15, 2019

Property taxes burden regular people

Editor: Property taxes are strictly a wealth tax. They have little to…

  • Jun 9, 2019

B.C. Building Trades, not taxpayers, financed my Red Seal training

Union representative responds to Tom Fletcher’s column

  • Jun 5, 2019

Walk to Remember Perry Jr Sebastian

Editor: Perry Jr Sebastian went missing from the Nee Tahi Buhn reserve…

  • May 22, 2019

LETTER: Fletcher ‘blurs reality’ on B.C. union public construction

Bridge, highway projects awarded to companies, not unions

  • May 21, 2019

School district needs to communicate more

Editor: I am writing this letter as a concerned parent. A proposal…

  • May 15, 2019

Bravo Village of Burns Lake

Editor: I’ve been a resident of the Burns Lake area since 2015.…

  • May 1, 2019

Building a better learning environment for B.C. students

Minister’s message for Education Week, April 23-27

  • Apr 20, 2019

LETTER: B.C.’s speculation tax is a wealth tax when it comes to second properties

Ingrid Rice is a cartoonist who lives in North Vancouver

  • Apr 15, 2019

Most of us are immigrants

Editor: This is in response to the “Residents shocked at Soldiers of…

  • Apr 10, 2019

The privatization of BC’s wildlife

Editor: With the stroke of a pen, Minister Doug Donaldson has made…

  • Apr 10, 2019

LETTERS: Student demand to stop carbon fuel use can’t be achieved

Nuclear power is the only technology that would do it quickly

  • Apr 2, 2019

Foreign interests seek profits over environment

Editor: In the article “Pro-pipeline group eyes expansion to Burns Lake” from…

  • Mar 27, 2019