Letters

LETTERS: Wolf kills, wilderness protection and caribou recovery

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

  • Oct 17, 2019

LETTER: Say no to fireworks this Halloween

It’s time for Port Alberni to get on the bandwagon…

  • Oct 16, 2019

LETTER: If Middle East can build pipelines, why can’t Canada?

Contracts were signed in Iran last week…

  • Oct 16, 2019

LETTER: Former youth encourages present generation to keep protesting

I’m a 70-year-old baby boomer and I don’t apologize for the present state of affairs…

  • Oct 9, 2019

LETTER: When birds of a feather flock together

Birds trapped in a greenhouse will fly repeatedly into the glass walls

  • Oct 9, 2019

LETTER: People—not politicians—lead the change

Millions of people put that hopelessness aside and demanded action…

  • Oct 2, 2019
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LETTER: A promise to future generations

I have just returned from the rally which was organized by ADSS students…

  • Oct 2, 2019

LETTER: We must demand concrete plans for environment from election candidates

I watched as the world and local leaders initially ridiculed climate change science…

  • Oct 2, 2019

LETTER: Canada—and the world—needs climate change champions

This election we cannot afford to vote partisan lines…

  • Sep 25, 2019

LETTER: 40 days and 40 nights of election temptation declared

Canada’s Governor-General dissolved Parliament and issued the federal election writ on Sept. 11…

  • Sep 25, 2019

LETTER: Canada’s medical system is worsening

I’m referring to the shortage of doctors, which is growing worse with each passing month…

  • Sep 25, 2019

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: Removal of racist covenant doesn’t rewrite history, says homeowner

Today this kind of racial discrimination is illegal in Canada…

  • Sep 18, 2019

LETTER: MIKA lunch a good learning experience

We often forget how financial costs related to medical treatments can be onerous…

  • Sep 18, 2019

LETTER: Port Alberni City Council curiously silent over bylaw cash grab

Last Tuesday, Sept. 3 at the month meeting of Port Alberni City Council, I witnessed a miracle…

  • Sep 11, 2019

LETTER: Security was overblown at Port Alberni Salmon Fest

People are asking why on earth Salmon Fest was moved to Tyee Landing…

  • Sep 11, 2019

LETTER: Salmon Fest security ‘heavy-handed’

It was 5 p.m. when I passed through the Salmon Festival gates…

  • Sep 11, 2019

LETTER: Sour experience at Salmon Fest gate upsets letter writer

Walking into Tyee Landing, we were met by two burly security guards…

  • Sep 11, 2019

LETTER: The reshaping of Canada

The next federal election is less than three months away…

  • Sep 4, 2019

LETTER: Westporte residents ask city council, where is our park?

The park is like all the other promises we got from city council…

  • Sep 4, 2019