Letters

Burns Lake is an amazing community

Editor: I often write letter pertaining to my observations of your community…

  • Jun 27, 2018

Troll under the bridge

Editor: Ok….I’m guilty of tearing down the immaculately engineered beaver dam under…

  • Jun 27, 2018

Trail should be for everyone

Editor: I am 70 years old. I was born & raised in…

  • Jun 6, 2018
Village and LDM: keep up the good work

Village and LDM: keep up the good work

Letter-writer expressed gratitude for winter road maintenance

  • Jun 6, 2018
Village and LDM: keep up the good work
Saving the stories of veterans

Saving the stories of veterans

Author from Nova Scotia writes about his Burns Lake connection

  • May 27, 2018
Saving the stories of veterans
College of New Caledonia needs to commit

College of New Caledonia needs to commit

Letter-writer calls for change at local college campus

  • May 27, 2018
College of New Caledonia needs to commit
Letter — Potential for pollution at Tchesinkut Lake

Letter — Potential for pollution at Tchesinkut Lake

Tchesinkut Watershed Protection Society pens open letter to RDBN chair

  • May 22, 2018
Letter — Potential for pollution at Tchesinkut Lake
Letter — Successful 4-H event

Letter — Successful 4-H event

Topics included beekeeping and meat rabbits on Mars

  • May 22, 2018
Letter — Successful 4-H event
Letter — Praise for Burns Lake hospital

Letter — Praise for Burns Lake hospital

American letter-writer sees strength in Canadian health care

  • May 16, 2018
Letter — Praise for Burns Lake hospital
The campaign for extended ferry service is just getting started, according to Mike Robertson. (Lakes District News file photo)

Letter — Southsiders persistent in fight for ferry

Campaigner responds to report that government is “not considering” extended ferry service

  • May 12, 2018
The campaign for extended ferry service is just getting started, according to Mike Robertson. (Lakes District News file photo)
Abbotsford West MLA Mike de Jong goes on the attack in the B.C. legislature. Reader says political conflict and blaming doesn’t produce results. (Hansard TV)

LETTER: Old-style politics is easier to cover

B.C.’s current party system offers more conflict, fewer solutions

Abbotsford West MLA Mike de Jong goes on the attack in the B.C. legislature. Reader says political conflict and blaming doesn’t produce results. (Hansard TV)
Williams Lake Indian Band elder Mary Thomas shares her residential school survivor story during a School District 27 Orange Shirt Day celebration in Williams Lake’s Boitanio Park Friday. Monica Lamb-Yorski photo

B.C. Grade 8 student pens letter to premier on residential schools

Terrace teen writes current school curriculum underplays past violations of basic human rights

  • May 2, 2018
Williams Lake Indian Band elder Mary Thomas shares her residential school survivor story during a School District 27 Orange Shirt Day celebration in Williams Lake’s Boitanio Park Friday. Monica Lamb-Yorski photo
Letter — Eighth Avenue needs overhaul

Letter — Eighth Avenue needs overhaul

A reader replies to the article “Filling in the cracks on Eighth Avenue”

  • Apr 28, 2018
Letter — Eighth Avenue needs overhaul
Letter — Trades offer great pay and bright future

Letter — Trades offer great pay and bright future

The Editor, Wanted: Skilled tradespeople. Must enjoy great wages, rewarding work, and…

  • Apr 5, 2018
Letter — Trades offer great pay and bright future
Letter — Gas hike a cash grab: Tory MP

Letter — Gas hike a cash grab: Tory MP

Dear Editor, All across this province, soaring gas prices have British Columbians…

  • Apr 5, 2018
Letter — Gas hike a cash grab: Tory MP
Letter — Who pays for journalism? One way or another ― you

Letter — Who pays for journalism? One way or another ― you

“I don’t need farmers; I get my food from the grocery store.”…

  • Apr 4, 2018
Letter — Who pays for journalism? One way or another ― you
Resident says logging Boer Moutain is a mistake. (Lakes District News file photo)

Letter — No to logging on Boer Mountain

Editor: I was recently asked to speak to the Burns Lake Mountain…

Resident says logging Boer Moutain is a mistake. (Lakes District News file photo)
Equality, Indigenous equality

Equality, Indigenous equality

Letter from chiefs applauds efforts being made with federal budget

  • Mar 26, 2018
Equality, Indigenous equality
Letter — Good job village crews

Letter — Good job village crews

A tip of the hat to the village work’s crew for the…

  • Mar 21, 2018
Letter — Good job village crews
Letter — Beware moose and deer collisions

Letter — Beware moose and deer collisions

In the past five weeks we have witnessed the loss of two…

  • Mar 21, 2018
Letter — Beware moose and deer collisions