Letters

Letter: Two-ref system is a great idea

After reading your article on the KIJHL’s need to go to a two-ref system I knew I needed to respond.

  • Mar 8, 2018

Letter: Clearing misconceptions on snow clearing

The recent letters regarding winter road maintenance contain several misconceptions.

  • Mar 8, 2018

Writing letters for the climate

Fifty letters were sent to Ministers, opposition critics, and the local Member of Parliament.

  • Mar 1, 2018
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Letter: We need to raise the bar on highway maintenance

It is with great anger that I read the numerous letters regarding winter maintenance of highways.

  • Mar 1, 2018

Letter: MOTI should take more initiative

Regarding the controversy over winter road conditions.

  • Mar 1, 2018

B.C. mom shares the heartbreak of an addicted child

With every fiber of my being as his mother, I have stood resolutely, phone in hand, and said No, I cannot help you with that.

  • Feb 23, 2018

Letter: Montreal Canadiens rock Trail

I went to one of the best hockey games played in Trail with the Montreal Canadiens alumni.

  • Feb 22, 2018

Letter: Mammogram screening strongly encouraged

I encourage all women age 40 and up to use this free and invaluable service.

  • Feb 15, 2018

Letter: Thanks to Emcon for going extra mile

Thanks to Emcon and their consideration for this important community event.

  • Feb 15, 2018

Letter: Could smaller buses save money?

I’m amazed at the site of these huge 40-seat buses servicing the public (B.C. Transit).

  • Feb 8, 2018

Letter: Snow way to do business downtown

I have found shopping in the downtown area of Castlegar very difficult this winter.

  • Feb 8, 2018

LETTER: Weaver fiddles while B.C.’s economic prospects burn

Skeena MLA warns of damage to B.C. investment from Green threats

  • Feb 6, 2018

Letter: Why is there an international culture weekend in Castlegar?

We have people from around the world here; some are students, some first generation.

  • Feb 1, 2018

Letter: Pushing for reasonable health travel expenses

Like many seniors, I work part-time to supplement my pension. In 2016, I was diagnosed with cancer.

  • Jan 25, 2018

Letter: New bylaws for water and sewer may not hold water

In December 2017, city council passed the new water-sewer rate bylaws.

  • Jan 25, 2018

Letter: We need the hospital back

Mr. Dave Kravski, Castlegar needs the HOSPITAL back instead of a glorified rec centre.

  • Jan 25, 2018

Letter: If you’re going to feed deer, do it right

A deer’s digestive system cannot handle a sudden change in diet.

  • Jan 25, 2018

Carpet bowlers have been excluded from BC 55+ Games and Canada 55+ Games

Gold medal carpet bowling winners not able to defend their titles in 2018

  • Jan 18, 2018

Letter: Complex expansion — Arena more than just ice

Communities rarely stagnate — they are either in a state of growth or decay.

  • Jan 18, 2018

LETTERS: Plastic bags an ‘easy feel-good fix’

Bags have secondary uses, other problems more pressing

  • Jan 12, 2018