Letters

LETTER: We’re looking in the wrong place to halt drug culture

Letters to the Alberni Valley News editor

  • Mar 25, 2020

LETTER: B.C.’s social workers recognized during special week

Social workers across British Columbia will celebrate our profession and the work we do…

  • Mar 18, 2020

LETTER: Premier absent in CGL pipeline dispute

The country now faces a transport emergency…

  • Mar 18, 2020

LETTER: Port Alberni City Council made ‘serious misjudgment’ in Third Avenue proposal

Port Alberni City Council released their Strategic Plan, but the public didn’t notice…

  • Mar 11, 2020

LETTER – Herring fisherman offers industry’s side of the debate

Paid protestors want to stop a way of life they know nothing about

  • Mar 11, 2020

LETTER: Consumers need to learn more about cobalt mining when buying batteries

I feel compelled to write about one of the darker sides of our modern technology…

  • Mar 4, 2020
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LETTER: Cultural welcoming is not a threat

Who knew that a Nuu-chah-nulth smudging ceremony in the classroom could stir up so much…

  • Feb 26, 2020

LETTER: Good planning now will save City of Port Alberni in long run

I felt compelled to write regarding the need to relocate the City of Port Alberni’s works yard…

  • Feb 12, 2020

LETTER: Port Alberni City Council should freeze hiring

Are the tough questions being asked?

  • Feb 6, 2020

LETTER: Former Port Alberni resident confident the city will rebound from 2019 forestry ills

To the Editor, A lot of folks in my hometown of Port…

  • Feb 5, 2020

LETTER: We need to thank those who work in public education

Andrea Sinclair is president of the BC Parent Advisory Councils

  • Jan 29, 2020

LETTER: Relocating Port Alberni’s public works yard ‘below low priority’

One cannot argue that the Port Alberni city works yard is in the tsunami inundation zone…

  • Jan 29, 2020

LETTER: SPCA should demand more respect for cats

Letter writer says cats don’t get enough credit for being good pets

  • Jan 22, 2020

LETTER: Old enough to know what’s been lost in B.C. salmon

Stephen Hume writes about the lack of discussion on the province’s dwindling salmon population

  • Jan 16, 2020

LETTER: Airline must answer for why it sent plane up in combat zone

The loss of life of 138 passengers en route to Toronto is beyond tragic…

  • Jan 15, 2020

LETTER: Trees are undervalued in Port Alberni, says writer

I cannot understand why San Group cut down the trees along Stamp Avenue…

  • Jan 8, 2020

LETTER: Small progress made to condition of Lugrin, Chapman roads

Writer follows up after initial letter of concern

  • Jan 1, 2020

LETTER: Agassiz dad raising funds for daughter with cerebral palsy

Agassiz resident David Ryan asks for help replacing his daughter’s power chair

  • Dec 25, 2019

LETTER: Polio campaign needs funding, attention

The world has been fighting polio for almost 70 years…

  • Dec 18, 2019

LETTER: Port Alberni fills more Operation Shoe Boxes than ever despite forestry strike

We expected that we may have fewer boxes this year given the number of people on strike…

  • Dec 18, 2019