Letters

Andrea Sinclair, president of the BC Parent Advisory Councils. (Submitted)

LETTER: We need to thank those who work in public education

Andrea Sinclair is president of the BC Parent Advisory Councils

  • Jan 29, 2020
Andrea Sinclair, president of the BC Parent Advisory Councils. (Submitted)
Breaking the polarization on CGL pipeline situation

Breaking the polarization on CGL pipeline situation

Editor: Bringing communities together. That’s the real work that needs to happen…

  • Jan 29, 2020
Breaking the polarization on CGL pipeline situation
How does B.C. Human Rights Commission easily dismisses agreements

How does B.C. Human Rights Commission easily dismisses agreements

Editor: An open letter to the B.C. Human Rights Commission regarding its…

  • Jan 29, 2020
How does B.C. Human Rights Commission easily dismisses agreements
Joel Krahn/Yukon News file

LETTER: Old enough to know what’s been lost in B.C. salmon

Stephen Hume writes about the lack of discussion on the province’s dwindling salmon population

  • Jan 16, 2020
Joel Krahn/Yukon News file

Hopsital waits unacceptable

Editor: Recently my wife had a broken right wrist and a broken…

  • Jan 8, 2020
Kudos to staff at The Pines

Kudos to staff at The Pines

Editor: In response to “Pines patient not given bath for 8 days,…

  • Nov 27, 2019
Kudos to staff at The Pines
Social media post damaging to business

Social media post damaging to business

Editor: RE: Untrue social media post We would like to address a…

  • Nov 13, 2019
Social media post damaging to business
Children play at a Vancouver daycare centre, Sept. 5, 2019. (B.C. government)

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
Children play at a Vancouver daycare centre, Sept. 5, 2019. (B.C. government)
(Black Press Media file)

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

Ecologists have been sounding the alarm for decades

  • Oct 20, 2019
(Black Press Media file)
Caribou herds in B.C. are divided into four groups, southern mountain (shown), central mountain, northern mountain and boreal. (B.C. government)

LETTERS: Wolf kills, wilderness protection and caribou recovery

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

  • Oct 17, 2019
Caribou herds in B.C. are divided into four groups, southern mountain (shown), central mountain, northern mountain and boreal. (B.C. government)
Ferry is essential to the Southside

Ferry is essential to the Southside

Editor: As a Southsider for over 40 years, I’ve come to appreciate…

  • Oct 2, 2019
Ferry is essential to the Southside
The cost of a doctor for each Canadian

The cost of a doctor for each Canadian

Editor: A family doctor for all Canadians is an insightful promise in…

  • Oct 2, 2019
The cost of a doctor for each Canadian
Burns Lake has flower power

Burns Lake has flower power

Editor: I want to compliment all of the hard-working individuals in the…

  • Sep 25, 2019
Burns Lake has flower power
LETTER: Sources in cannabis cultivation story could be better balanced

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: Sources in cannabis cultivation story could be better balanced
Kudos to village’s floral work

Kudos to village’s floral work

Editor: I commend the village for the wonderful flowers that can be…

  • Sep 18, 2019
Kudos to village’s floral work
Exercise caution with cannabis

Exercise caution with cannabis

Editor: Cannabis can be used for medicinal purposes but it can also…

  • Sep 11, 2019
Exercise caution with cannabis
Appreciate the flowery beauty of Burns Lake

Appreciate the flowery beauty of Burns Lake

Editor: I went for a walk around Burns Lake one evening this…

  • Sep 11, 2019
Appreciate the flowery beauty of Burns Lake
Veterans might be eligible for special medals

Veterans might be eligible for special medals

Editor: I would like to inform your readers about two very special…

  • Aug 22, 2019
Veterans might be eligible for special medals
Scrap the carbon tax

Scrap the carbon tax

Editor: It’s time for the people of British Columbia to start putting…

  • Aug 14, 2019
Scrap the carbon tax
Wildfire near B.C.-Yukon border, August 2018. After two summers of widespread fires, 2019’s fire season has been mild with significant rain in July and August. (Jackie Hong/Yukon News)

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

‘Tom Fletcher should propose real solutions to climate crisis’

  • Aug 13, 2019
Wildfire near B.C.-Yukon border, August 2018. After two summers of widespread fires, 2019’s fire season has been mild with significant rain in July and August. (Jackie Hong/Yukon News)