Letters

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
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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

LETTER: Parents should have to pay for damage to heritage rail cars, says writer

We feel there has been a lack of supervision…

  • Dec 11, 2019

LETTER: A tax revolt is rising as B.C. residents say no more increases

It is getting ridiculously expensive to live in B.C.; it is time to cut all of the unions loose…

  • Dec 11, 2019

WFP the Grinch who stole Christmas

It makes me really sad that you don’t understand the labour relations side of the business.

  • Dec 10, 2019

LETTER: Open-minded comments over religion in schools are appreciated

It was refreshing to read the thoughtful, open minded comments…

  • Dec 4, 2019

LETTER: Where’s the windfall to pay for rail car damage?

‘I see where the city taxpayers are on the hook for the damages done to the rail cars’

  • Dec 4, 2019

LETTER: Children need to be able to learn about each other

Court case could take that away

  • Nov 27, 2019

LETTER: Writer misses the point over smudging practice

The letter in the Nov. 20 AV News…

  • Nov 27, 2019

LETTER: All belief systems are protected under Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms

Concerning your recently published letter…

  • Nov 27, 2019

LETTER: Gov’ts need more voice over forested lands

On Nov. 5 the provincial government released a summary…

  • Nov 27, 2019

LETTER: Schools are no place for religion of any kind, says writer

No religion should be taught in school unless, perhaps, in a course of comparative superstitions…

  • Nov 20, 2019

LETTER: BCHL Bulldogs deserve more fans’ support

The Alberni Valley Bulldogs have played half of their games for the season…

  • Nov 20, 2019

LETTER: Parking ticket no incentive to visit Uptown Port Alberni

I live off Argyle Street, and make an effort to do my shopping in my Uptown neighbourhood…

  • Nov 13, 2019