Letters

Fletcher disregards facts on climate action

Letter writer Macrae says inaction jeopardizes jobs

  • Apr 17, 2019

Open letter to the minister of education on school violence

Dear Minister Flemming, On May 24 of last year I had the…

  • Apr 17, 2019

LETTER: B.C.’s speculation tax is a wealth tax when it comes to second properties

Ingrid Rice is a cartoonist who lives in North Vancouver

  • Apr 15, 2019
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New wildlife regs amount to privatization

Editor, With the stroke of a pen, Minister Donaldson has made the…

  • Apr 10, 2019

Acts of kindness appreciated at Meadows

Grades 4 and 5 Muheim schoolchildren bring joy to residents of assisted living facility

LETTERS: Student demand to stop carbon fuel use can’t be achieved

Nuclear power is the only technology that would do it quickly

  • Apr 2, 2019

Bulkley Valley deserves better than blowing smoke

Air quality advisories has writer wondering about smoke emitter in town.

  • Mar 29, 2019

Open letter from Coast Mountains School District 82 Board of Education

Board commitment to ongoing collaboration to close outcome gaps with First Nations students.

  • Mar 22, 2019

Broken system has priorities upside down and backwards

Writer says government’s health and welfare priorities are not where they should be.

  • Mar 15, 2019

This isn’t a war, it’s a discussion

Writer on the need to put passionate discourse in perspective.

  • Mar 15, 2019

Billboards are an anachronism

Writer says there is a win-win solution to the desire for Hwy 16 advertising.

  • Mar 15, 2019

Everything is inherently both good and bad

Writer puts it bluntly: everything is inherently both good and bad, and edible pot is no different.

  • Mar 15, 2019

Not politics, just babies

Publisher Grant Harris on what’s important today and also tomorrow.

  • Mar 15, 2019

Kitwanga archeology example

Writer suggests an example from Kitwanga’s past be followed for any artifacts along pipeline route.

  • Mar 8, 2019

We need people who can bring people together

Writer calls Stewart Muir’s view on protesting divisive.

  • Mar 8, 2019

Faith Matters matters to many

Writer thanks ministers who contributed to Faith Matters column.

  • Mar 8, 2019

Transparency and clarity needed in reconciliation

Writer reminded of old adage “be careful what you ask for, you may get it.”

  • Mar 1, 2019

Can’t stomach danger of edible cannabis

Writer not excited for opening of Smithers cannabis store and impending edible legalization.

  • Mar 1, 2019

Recognize when you reach the top of the hill

Writer says tolerance demand has become intolerant.

  • Feb 22, 2019

BV Gymnastics community contributions not valued

Writer upset at Smithers council decisions on non-profit that invested so much in Town building.

  • Feb 22, 2019