Letters

The privatization of BC’s wildlife

The privatization of BC’s wildlife

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

  • Apr 10, 2019
The privatization of BC’s wildlife
Dokie Ridge wind farm near Chetwynd B.C. in 2010. B.C.’s existing wind energy is mostly near the Peace River dams in northeastern B.C. (Black Press files)

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
Dokie Ridge wind farm near Chetwynd B.C. in 2010. B.C.’s existing wind energy is mostly near the Peace River dams in northeastern B.C. (Black Press files)
Foreign interests seek profits over environment

Foreign interests seek profits over environment

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

  • Mar 27, 2019
Foreign interests seek profits over environment
Hereditary chiefs represent Lake Babine Nation

Hereditary chiefs represent Lake Babine Nation

Editor: As a matter of their indigenous system of governance and law,…

  • Mar 6, 2019
Hereditary chiefs represent Lake Babine Nation
Charter protection needed for rural Canadians

Charter protection needed for rural Canadians

Writer on ICBC “relief” for rural rates, and says lack of protection means subsidizing urban voters.

  • Feb 20, 2019
Charter protection needed for rural Canadians
B.C. Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson and MLAs at the B.C. legislature. (Tom Fletcher/Black Press)

LETTER: Fletcher forgets B.C. Liberals’ ‘weasel party’ at legislature

Salary escalation occurred under Gordon Campbell’s watch

  • Feb 12, 2019
B.C. Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson and MLAs at the B.C. legislature. (Tom Fletcher/Black Press)
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)
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
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
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