Letters

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

Salary escalation occurred under Gordon Campbell’s watch

  • Feb 12, 2019

LETTER: So many questions surround Canada’s role in Venezuelan conflict

In the past year or two about 3 million Venezuelans have fled the authoritarian regime…

  • Feb 13, 2019

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

LETTER: Time to look at alternatives to McLean Mill, and move it closer to town

McLean Mill is the focus right now of some concern…

  • Feb 6, 2019

LETTER: City of Port Alberni needs to establish curbside compost pickup

I am quite concerned that our city has not addressed composting pickup…

  • Feb 6, 2019

LETTER: Letters to editor prove ‘no’ side was too effective in Pro Rep referendum

Pro rep works in 90 democratic countries, it could have worked here, says writer

  • Jan 30, 2019
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LETTER: Seniors home care, day programs expanding, Adrian Dix says

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

  • Jan 23, 2019

LETTER: ‘Silent majority’ of voters support the status quo

A basic question of whether you want FPTP or PR was rejected as too simplistic for the voters…

  • Jan 23, 2019

LETTER: Alberni merchants’ changes could improve accessibility uptown

Thank you to the Uptown Merchants Association for your advocacy…

  • Jan 23, 2019

LETTER: Dec. 20 storm proves Port Alberni’s watershed needs protection

I received an email from my workplace in Nanaimo that said: “DO NOT USE WATER”…

  • Jan 16, 2019

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

LETTER: Island Highway traffic troubles following Dec. 20 storm could have been prevented

On the trip back from Nanaimo, the traffic bottleneck began at Lantzville

  • Jan 9, 2019

LETTER: BC Hydro says thank you to Island communities for patience after storm

On Thursday, Dec. 20, a significant windstorm hit Vancouver Island

  • Jan 9, 2019

LETTER: Charity must begin at home

It’s hard to see Canada’s PM overseas when people on coast are suffering, says writer

  • Jan 2, 2019

LETTER: Referendum results restore Port Alberni writer’s faith in electorate

My faith in the intelligence of the electorate has been restored…

  • Dec 26, 2018

LETTER: A Christmas card for all B.C. residents

Be of good cheer, have a merry Christmas and Happy New Year…

  • Dec 26, 2018

LETTER: BC gov’t needs to stop Kitimat LNG project, says Port Alberni writer

The LNG Canada project at Kitimat should be cancelled by the provincial government…

  • Dec 19, 2018

LETTER: How far is taking the #MeToo movement too far?

It’s grossly unfair to pick on one song over another…

  • Dec 12, 2018

LETTER: Is LNG on Vancouver Island that important we would risk nature?

It is said that our planet will survive us, the human race…

  • Dec 12, 2018

LETTER: Bringing drag races back to Alberni’s airport ‘shortsighted’, says writer

A city like Port Alberni…needs a fully functioning airport

  • Dec 12, 2018