Letters

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
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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

Happy to debate Mr. Cullen on these issues

Stewart Muir stands by original article on pipeline protests and challenges Nathan Cullen’s response.

  • Feb 22, 2019

Charter protection needed for rural Canadians

Writer on ICBC “relief” for rural rates, and says lack of protection means subsidizing urban voters.

  • Feb 20, 2019

Unexamined privilege has been buffeted

Writer says Resource Works director upset at corporate greed opposition in time of climate change.

  • Feb 15, 2019

You are not listening

Writer says Resource Works director is not listening to Indigenous people opposed to Coastal GasLink

  • Feb 15, 2019

LETTER: Fletcher forgets B.C. Liberals’ ‘weasel party’ at legislature

Salary escalation occurred under Gordon Campbell’s watch

  • Feb 12, 2019

LETTER: Western Forest Products remains focused on B.C. employment

$350 million invested on B.C. coast in last six years, CEO says

  • Feb 11, 2019