Letters

Specialty lumber production at Western Forest Products’ Cowichan Bay sawmill. (Tom Fletcher/Black Press)

LETTER: Western Forest Products remains focused on B.C. employment

$350 million invested on B.C. coast in last six years, CEO says

  • Feb 11, 2019
Specialty lumber production at Western Forest Products’ Cowichan Bay sawmill. (Tom Fletcher/Black Press)
Support for dementia awareness appreciated

Support for dementia awareness appreciated

Editor: The Alzheimer Society of B.C. applauds the people of Burns Lake…

  • Feb 6, 2019
Support for dementia awareness appreciated
StatsCan doesn’t sell data

StatsCan doesn’t sell data

Editor: Re: “Privacy woes arise amid StatsCan’s gathering of Canadians’ data” (Lakes…

  • Feb 6, 2019
StatsCan doesn’t sell data
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Tributes paid to broadcasting 'legend,' Larry King
Man spits on 7-Eleven manager over mask rule, sparking Vancouver police probe
Gov. Gen. Julie Payette has resigned
Trudeau says he will call Biden to save Keystone XL pipeline
Humans alter environment to improve life

Humans alter environment to improve life

Editor: One of the unelected “chiefs” objecting to the new natural gas…

Humans alter environment to improve life
B.C. Health Minister Adrian Dix (B.C. government)

LETTER: Seniors home care, day programs expanding, Adrian Dix says

B.C. health minister responds to latest Seniors Advocate report

  • Jan 23, 2019
B.C. Health Minister Adrian Dix (B.C. government)
LNG Canada CEO Andy Calitz announces project proceeding to engineering and environmental assessment, joined by officials from PetroChina, Mitsubishi and Korea Gas as well as Premier Christy Clark and Natural Gas Development MInister Rich Coleman, April 30, 2014. (Black Press files)

Statement from Andy Calitz, CEO LNG Canada

LNG Canada CEO says consortium continues Kitimat facility construction despite pipeline opposition

  • Jan 11, 2019
LNG Canada CEO Andy Calitz announces project proceeding to engineering and environmental assessment, joined by officials from PetroChina, Mitsubishi and Korea Gas as well as Premier Christy Clark and Natural Gas Development MInister Rich Coleman, April 30, 2014. (Black Press files)
B.C. Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson is gearing up for the B.C. legislature session that resumes Feb. 12. (Hansard TV)

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
B.C. Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson is gearing up for the B.C. legislature session that resumes Feb. 12. (Hansard TV)
Message from Coastal GasLink president after RCMP action

Message from Coastal GasLink president after RCMP action

A message from the President of Coastal GasLink Pipeline Project

  • Jan 8, 2019
Message from Coastal GasLink president after RCMP action
WKE puts on great Christmas concert

WKE puts on great Christmas concert

Editor: I would like to take this opportunity to acknowledge William Konkin…

WKE puts on great Christmas concert
Government shouldn’t hurt regular, hard-working people

Government shouldn’t hurt regular, hard-working people

Editor: What kind of mean government do we have? That would kick…

Government shouldn’t hurt regular, hard-working people
Kudos to local journalist

Kudos to local journalist

Editor: It is such a pleasure to welcome Blair McBride to the…

Kudos to local journalist
Not voting is a vote for apathy

Not voting is a vote for apathy

Editor: I have just finished reading “The Regional News” mail out that…

Not voting is a vote for apathy
Ottawa neglects Alberta oil resources at its peril

Ottawa neglects Alberta oil resources at its peril

Editor: When there were 2,200 jobs lost in Ontario it becomes a…

Ottawa neglects Alberta oil resources at its peril
Screenshot from 1949 musical film Neptune’s Daughter, featuring 1944 song ‘Baby It’s Cold Outside.’

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
Screenshot from 1949 musical film Neptune’s Daughter, featuring 1944 song ‘Baby It’s Cold Outside.’
Community spirit shines in Christmas decorations

Community spirit shines in Christmas decorations

Editor: With the weather outside being so unseasonably warm it seems hard…

Community spirit shines in Christmas decorations
High gas prices in Burns Lake

High gas prices in Burns Lake

Editor: I as well as many other citizens of Burns Lake are…

  • Nov 21, 2018
High gas prices in Burns Lake
Rude and offensive drivers

Rude and offensive drivers

Editor: I currently operate a driving school in and around the community…

Rude and offensive drivers
Remembrance Day is close to my heart

Remembrance Day is close to my heart

Editor: Remembrance Day has always been something close to my heart, like…

  • Nov 7, 2018
Remembrance Day is close to my heart
War Amps 100 anniversary this year

War Amps 100 anniversary this year

Editor: As Remembrance Day approaches, I would like to pay tribute to…

  • Nov 7, 2018
War Amps 100 anniversary this year

Time for electoral reform

Editor: Never mind all the fear mongering and disinformation being put forth…