Letters

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

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
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REPLAY: This week in B.C. in video
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MONEY MONITOR: Investing vs. paying down a mortgage
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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

LETTERS on Ben Isitt’s council performance

Isitt fires back at last week's B.C. Views column; a Kelowna reader suggests he move to Venezuela if he likes it so much

  • Sep 29th, 2014

Letter from the publisher

Publisher Chuck Bennett shares a story that illustrates the importance of a positive outlook.

Oct. 10 Letter – Private land under scrutiny by Feds

Westbridge woodlot owner George Delisle shares his concerns about the impact of the Species at Risk Act on private property rights.

Oct 10 Letter – Your volunteer hours would help homeless

BETHS provides emergency shelter to those in need. They are looking for volunteers two nights a month for the next five months.