Letters

LETTER: Rape not an argument for unrestricted abortion

LETTER: Rape not an argument for unrestricted abortion

Letter writer argues only God has the right to end a human life

  • Jun 13, 2019
LETTER: Rape not an argument for unrestricted abortion

Dance recital delightful

A couple visiting from Armstrong write in appreciation of Creative Roots performance

  • Jun 13, 2019
Free parking appreciated

Free parking appreciated

Letter writer thanks the businesses who sponsor free parking spots at airport

  • Jun 13, 2019
Free parking appreciated
LETTER: Mining critical to Smithers

LETTER: Mining critical to Smithers

Letter from Michael Goehring, president of the Mining Association of British Columbia

  • Jun 8, 2019
LETTER: Mining critical to Smithers
Port Mann Bridge replacement nears completion, August 2012. The province said the Port Mann-Highway 1 project came in on budget, $2.46 billion for the design-build contract, $3.3 billion for the total cost. (TI Corp)

B.C. Building Trades, not taxpayers, financed my Red Seal training

Union representative responds to Tom Fletcher’s column

  • Jun 5, 2019
Port Mann Bridge replacement nears completion, August 2012. The province said the Port Mann-Highway 1 project came in on budget, $2.46 billion for the design-build contract, $3.3 billion for the total cost. (TI Corp)

Expecting moms need codified protection

Federal Conservative candidate writes victims rights should be central focus of justice system

  • May 23, 2019
Article gives false impressions

Article gives false impressions

Letter writer argues story about regulation changes not applicable to Bulkley Lodge

  • May 23, 2019
Article gives false impressions
Replacement of the Pattullo Bridge between Surrey and New Westminster is one of the projects designated for 19 international unions affiliated with the B.C. and Yukon Building Trades Council. (Black Press Media)

LETTER: Fletcher ‘blurs reality’ on B.C. union public construction

Bridge, highway projects awarded to companies, not unions

  • May 21, 2019
Replacement of the Pattullo Bridge between Surrey and New Westminster is one of the projects designated for 19 international unions affiliated with the B.C. and Yukon Building Trades Council. (Black Press Media)
Disappointed in negative reporting

Disappointed in negative reporting

Letter writer saw the meeting as a positive first step

  • May 9, 2019
Disappointed in negative reporting
Renewables an opportunity not a liability

Renewables an opportunity not a liability

Editor, How much will climate action cost? In Feldheim, Germany all energy…

  • May 9, 2019
Renewables an opportunity not a liability
Proud Advertisers build community

Proud Advertisers build community

We live in an era when with the simple push of a…

  • Apr 26, 2019
Proud Advertisers build community
Wood stove article missing key elements

Wood stove article missing key elements

More factors to clean burning than just the appliance

  • Apr 24, 2019
Wood stove article missing key elements
B.C. Education Minister Rob Fleming at a funding announcement for new school playground equipment, March 2019. (B.C. government)

Building a better learning environment for B.C. students

Minister’s message for Education Week, April 23-27

  • Apr 20, 2019
B.C. Education Minister Rob Fleming at a funding announcement for new school playground equipment, March 2019. (B.C. government)
Fletcher disregards facts on climate action

Fletcher disregards facts on climate action

Letter writer Macrae says inaction jeopardizes jobs

  • Apr 17, 2019
Fletcher disregards facts on climate action
Open letter to the minister of education on school violence

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
Open letter to the minister of education on school violence
LETTER: B.C.’s speculation tax is a wealth tax when it comes to second properties

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
LETTER: B.C.’s speculation tax is a wealth tax when it comes to second properties
New wildlife regs amount to privatization

New wildlife regs amount to privatization

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

  • Apr 10, 2019
New wildlife regs amount to privatization
Acts of kindness appreciated at Meadows

Acts of kindness appreciated at Meadows

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

Acts of kindness appreciated at Meadows
Dokie Ridge wind farm near Chetwynd B.C. in 2010. B.C.’s existing wind energy is mostly near the Peace River dams in northeastern B.C. (Black Press files)

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
Dokie Ridge wind farm near Chetwynd B.C. in 2010. B.C.’s existing wind energy is mostly near the Peace River dams in northeastern B.C. (Black Press files)
Bulkley Valley deserves better than blowing smoke

Bulkley Valley deserves better than blowing smoke

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

  • Mar 29, 2019
Bulkley Valley deserves better than blowing smoke