Letters

As snow falls, snow crews rise to occasion

Writer feels safe in knowledge that Yellowhead and secondary roads are timely plowed and treated.

  • Feb 14th, 2018

Greyhound defends quality of service, believes rural transit is important

“We stand by our proven performance and commitment to client service,” says Greyhound vice president.

  • Feb 14th, 2018

LETTER: Weaver fiddles while B.C.’s economic prospects burn

Skeena MLA warns of damage to B.C. investment from Green threats

  • Feb 6th, 2018

We live in a first-past-the-post dictatorship

Writer says we need a modern voting system with proportional representation.

  • Feb 7th, 2018

Statement from BC Liberal Critic John Yap on ICBC

BC Liberal Critic for ICBC John Yap says NDP seek to lay blame instead of accepting responsibility.

  • Feb 7th, 2018

Encouraging response to Alzheimer Awareness Month

Alzheimer Society of B.C. thanks the people of Hazelton and Smithers for their encouraging response.

  • Feb 7th, 2018
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Airport lounge takeoff date mixup

Smithers Mayor Taylor Bachrach says he misspoke mixing up airport departure lounge completion date.

  • Feb 7th, 2018

Another billboard view

Writer says billboards can be one of the factors that helps sustain our local community.

  • Jan 31st, 2018

Moisture matters when burning firewood

Writer suggests ways to be bright and burn it right to avoid smoky skies.

  • Jan 31st, 2018

Will it be illegal to hold different view than governing party?

Writer is worried about the future of ideological requirements for federal programs.

  • Jan 31st, 2018

Reproductive wording raising questions

Writer finds the wording “reproductive rights” raising questions as to what Employment Minster means.

Environmentally dangerous projects fly under radar

Writer says there are serious loopholes that need to be addressed and gives three examples.

Open letter to Parliament on summer student reproductive requirement

Drawing your attention to the difference between a democracy versus a totalitarian government.

  • Jan 24th, 2018

Judgment is sure to come

Has anyone made connection between proliferation of disasters and a judgment that is sure to come?

  • Jan 24th, 2018

I don’t take my endorsement lightly

Nechako Lakes MLA John Rustad says BC Liberal leadership contender Andrew Wilkinson gets the North.

  • Jan 24th, 2018

Carpet bowlers have been excluded from BC 55+ Games and Canada 55+ Games

Gold medal carpet bowling winners not able to defend their titles in 2018

  • Jan 18th, 2018

Smithers Cohousing Corporation has not purchased land in Ambleside

The Smithers Cohousing Corporation stated they purchased land in a previously submitted article.

  • Jan 14th, 2018

LETTERS: Plastic bags an ‘easy feel-good fix’

Bags have secondary uses, other problems more pressing

  • Jan 12th, 2018

I agree with Jodi

Writer says experience with his now-grown son had him reading Jodi’s letter with special interest.

  • Jan 10th, 2018

Toques off to Polar Plunge volunteers

Organizer says the water was cold but the community spirit warm at a gala polar bear plunge.

  • Jan 10th, 2018