Letters

Letter: ‘Prison system does not work for the taxpayers’

‘Other countries have moved away from such an antiquated and ineffective system.’

  • Apr 18, 2019

LETTER: B.C.’s speculation tax is a wealth tax when it comes to second properties

Ingrid Rice is a cartoonist who lives in North Vancouver

  • Apr 15, 2019

Letter: More money to mental health

‘Get people the help they really need.’

  • Apr 13, 2019
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Letter: ‘My life on Royal Crescent’

‘Allowing shelters to disrupt a neighbourhood is a travesty.’

  • Apr 12, 2019

LETTERS: Student demand to stop carbon fuel use can’t be achieved

Nuclear power is the only technology that would do it quickly

  • Apr 2, 2019

Letter: Maple Ridge, ‘time for talk is long past’

Council represents ‘all of us’

  • Apr 1, 2019

LETTER: ‘Hospital must charge for parking’

‘Cost of maintenance for the lots would have to come from budget.’

  • Mar 29, 2019

Letter: Guard-to-inmate ratio ‘big problem’

‘Corrections helps offenders in custody and the community learn better ways’

  • Mar 26, 2019

LETTER: ‘No discussion on protecting Thornhill aquifer’

‘Water is a priceless commodity.’

  • Mar 21, 2019

Chilliwack grad says modest dress codes don’t protect girls from assault

Sardis alumni was ‘catcalled, harassed, and groped by my male classmates’ despite modest clothing

  • Mar 18, 2019

Letter: ‘Keep plastic out of our environment’

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  • Mar 14, 2019

LETTER: Single-use plastic bags more hygienic

Laundering increases cost of reusing cloth bags.

  • Mar 13, 2019

Letter: We should thank B.C. Hydro crews

‘Crews are out there in the worst of weather.’

  • Mar 7, 2019

Letter: Justice, prison reform needed

‘Corrections’ is a misnomer.

  • Mar 7, 2019

LETTER: ‘Thank you, mayor, for getting rid of Maple Ridge tent city’

‘Some residents are afraid to walk their dogs.’

  • Mar 5, 2019

Letter: ‘Great job at camp on weekend’

‘Maple Ridge camp needs to be cleared and turned back into a park.’

  • Mar 1, 2019

Letter: ‘This is best for everyone’

There are many people who need help and are seeking refuge.

  • Feb 27, 2019

Letter: Collision “a heartbreaking accident’

Driver’s side of story not told, speed, alcohol ruled out

LETTER: Fletcher forgets B.C. Liberals’ ‘weasel party’ at legislature

Salary escalation occurred under Gordon Campbell’s watch

  • Feb 12, 2019

LETTER: Western Forest Products remains focused on B.C. employment

$350 million invested on B.C. coast in last six years, CEO says

  • Feb 11, 2019