Letters

Letter: Condolences from an American friend

Dear Friends: I am a native of Washington State and am a…

  • Jun 8, 2017

Letter: Why mess with area beaches?

For many years I have enjoyed the Crescent Valley and Shoreacres beaches along with my family.

  • Jun 1, 2017

Letter: Thank you for memorable 90th birthday

Even though my 90th birthday tea was cancelled, I did have a nice time with all my good friends.

  • May 11, 2017
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Letter: Thank you for supporting McHappy Day

We are so blessed to live where we do, where people support one another, out of genuine caring.

  • May 11, 2017

Letter: Rising food prices spark local response

Rising food prices are expected to find B.C. residents among the hardest hit in Canada.

  • May 4, 2017

Letter: Pain of a two-tiered pricing model

I have been witness to the extreme despair caused by the two-tiered rate structure for electricity.

  • May 4, 2017

Letter: Bringing MS into election discussions

Not only is there a provincial election in May but it is…

  • Apr 27, 2017

Letter: No misunderstandings

The letter by Jim Shephard in last week’s Castlegar News identifies Mr.…

  • Apr 27, 2017

Letter: Logging in Glade a bad plan

Kalisnokoff should not proceed with this disaster of a plan to log…

  • Apr 27, 2017

Letter: Remembering Peter N. Voykin

Re: Condolences to Peter N. Voykin (1931-2017). With much sadness I and…

  • Apr 19, 2017

Letter: Ready to leave the Canadian Federation of Students

Our Students’ Union is seeking to exit this national student groups for several reasons, and I couldn’t agree more.

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 25, 2016

Letter: Kelowna can decide its own bus pass rates

Saskatoon's annual bus pass is just over $220/year…this pass is so successful, seniors line up for it.

  • Jun 7, 2016

LETTER: In flying, safety is paramount

This was a very complete article explaining some of the math facts regarding weather limits for arrival and departure.

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 10, 2015

LETTER: NDP won’t tax cement plants

Platform targeted vented greenhouse gases from gas drilling, environment critic Spencer Chandra Herbert says

  • Jul 31, 2013

LETTER: Income disparity widens in Canada

Re: Time to enrich poverty debate (B.C. Views, March 9). Tom Fletcher…

  • Mar 13, 2011