Letters

LETTER: Points to ponder leading up to provincial election

Should the right to vote go to all Canadian citizens 14 and over or only to taxpayers?

  • Apr 18th, 2018

LETTER: Alberni city councillor deserves notice for his stance on pay raises

Councillor Denis Sauve was the only exception that didn’t belly up to the trough

  • Apr 18th, 2018

LETTER: Council pay raise negligible, says writer

I suspect their rate of pay if converted to an hourly rate would be close to minimum wage

  • Apr 18th, 2018

LETTER: Alberni council’s vote was a conflict of interest, says writer

The real issue is this: elected officials should not be able to vote themselves increases.

  • Apr 11th, 2018

LETTER: ’Campaigners’ ignoring science of B.C.’s forests, foresters

Speak against those environmental groups…

  • Apr 4th, 2018

LETTER: Kinder Morgan debate doesn’t mention all the facts

It’s conspicuous how there’s no mention of creating actual long-term employment…

  • Mar 28th, 2018
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Highland dancing kicks off in Port Alberni
Port Alberni is #HumboldtStrong
Port Alberni fire departments respond to a grass fire in the Beaver Creek area
Easter in the Alberni Valley

LETTER: Health professionals give new lease on life

Please permit a few words of profound thanks to all those at Nanaimo Regional General Hospital

  • Mar 28th, 2018

LETTER: Voting age should be raised, not lowered

If anything, the voting age should be increased to 21, not lowered to 16.

  • Mar 28th, 2018

Equality, Indigenous equality

Letter from chiefs applauds efforts being made with federal budget

  • Mar 26th, 2018

LETTER: Kudos to our Alberni Valley Bulldogs

Thanks to our team for giving us such a great season!

  • Mar 21st, 2018

LETTER: World TB Day raises awareness

TB only persists in the face of neglect.

  • Mar 21st, 2018

LETTERS: Two views of oil pipeline protests

U.S. and other petroleum-rich countries aren’t cutting production

LETTER: Thank you to the Alberni Valley Bulldogs

This has been an awesome year to be a fan of the Bulldogs.

  • Mar 14th, 2018

LETTER: Wright’s right on over bylaw enforcement

What a great letter from Mike Wright on Feb 28…

  • Mar 7th, 2018

LETTER: Provincial politics getting ridiculous

John Horgan, leader for the NDP, has some nerve to call himself a politician

  • Mar 7th, 2018

LETTER: Alberni hockey fans a big help for cancer society

Kudos to the Alberni Valley Bulldogs’ organization and the wonderful hockey fans

  • Mar 7th, 2018

B.C. mom shares the heartbreak of an addicted child

With every fiber of my being as his mother, I have stood resolutely, phone in hand, and said No, I cannot help you with that.

  • Feb 23rd, 2018