Letters

Letter: Raising awareness of opportunities in skilled trades

Wanted: Skilled tradespeople. Must enjoy great wages, rewarding work, and a bright future.

  • Apr 12, 2018

Letter: Critical Condition series will save lives

We want to thank Betsy Kline and her team at Castlegar News for the amazing job they did.

  • Apr 5, 2018

Letter: Climate change needs to be top of mind

As a parent, I try to do all I can to ensure my kids have a healthy and secure future.

  • Apr 5, 2018
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Letter: The many spinoffs of a thriving community centre

Larger centres started small and struggled through growing pains to make their communities thrive.

  • Mar 29, 2018

Equality, Indigenous equality

Letter from chiefs applauds efforts being made with federal budget

  • Mar 26, 2018

Letter: Let’s bring back civility to our debates

Why is it so hard to have these conversations?

  • Mar 22, 2018

LETTERS: Two views of oil pipeline protests

U.S. and other petroleum-rich countries aren’t cutting production

Letter: Recycling efforts must be stepped up

I’ve always like many of us in Castlegar taken a bit of pride with recycling.

  • Mar 15, 2018

Letter: Questioning RDCK bylaw approval process

The RDCK used a method of voting called the Alternative Approval Process (AAP) to pass these bylaws.

  • Mar 15, 2018

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

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