Letters

LETTER: Scientific consensus favours human-caused warming

Sierra Club B.C. campaigner responds to Tom Fletcher column

  • Oct 5th, 2017

Former faller says wildfire response mismanaged

The initial firefighters should be loggers and first responders living in the same area as the fire

  • Sep 2nd, 2017

Speed and weed aren’t helping ICBC

Readers call for electronic enforcement, car insurance competition

  • Aug 31st, 2017

Killing bears, one way or another

B.C. hunters speak out about grizzly hunt, wildlife management

  • Aug 23rd, 2017

LETTERS: On oil tankers, fuel barges and cruise ships

Readers from Bella Bella to Victoria respond to Tom Fletcher's column on reaction to the sinking of a tugboat on B.C.'s Central Coast

  • Oct 25th, 2016

LETTER: U.S. foundations protecting salmon

Representative of Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation says it doesn't support efforts to stop oil and gas development

  • Jul 28th, 2016
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      Letter: Firefighters are highly trained

      It was most disconcerting to see that this individual is unable to secure fire insurance for her home, writes Walt Osellame.

      • Jun 3rd, 2016

      LETTER: Where are jobs for apprentices?

      Pre-apprentice graduates are having trouble finding work after training in B.C. schools, grandparent says

      • May 30th, 2016

      Letter: Heritage Credit Union is a true heritage

      Our local branch is an essential part of our cultural experience here and need to be recognized for that, writes John Hibberson.

      LETTERS: Readers respond to climate change column

      Readers respond to Tom Fletcher, questioning effectiveness of carbon tax, rate of warming and promotion of oil sands

      • Dec 10th, 2015

      Letter: A lot of silliness at meeting

      What I do not understand is why the same people still represent the recreation commission, writes Byron Goch.

      Letter: Political hopeful uses scare tactic

      If the only message a political candidate has for us is one of fear, then it isn’t our vote he needs, writes Curtis Chamberlain.

      Letter: Information officer needed on fires

      There have been far too many rumours and lack of current, relevant information available, writes Fred Marshall.

      Letter: Mayor, council to be commended

      To our mayor and council—hold your heads high! writes Ann Mudrie.

      Letter: Simple democracy at work

      This is simply democracy at work. We as Canadians have to appreciate that we have this right.,w rites Alex Larson.

      Letter: So much for freedom of choice

      My concern... is the long-term effect—the consequences for our health and well-being, writes Rosemary Phillips.

      Letter: Dalziel didn’t fit somehow

      Robin Dalziel was dismissed because he did not fit, somehow or some way, with the new council and mayor,w rites Byron Goch.

      Letter: Firing came without warning

      On May 13 at 1:50 p.m. my employment with the City of Greenwood was terminated without notice, writes Robin Dalziel.

      LETTERS: Ex-captain, union fire back on state of Coast Guard

      Kitsilano base responded to many small spills, captain says; MP James Moore has his Coast Guard protection facts wrong, Unifor rep says

      • May 2nd, 2015

      LETTER: Nisga’a Nation not a ‘parallel state’

      Nisga'a Lisims President Mitchell Stevens responds to criticism of benefits from self-government by treaty

      • Dec 31st, 2014