Letters

LETTER: Fearful guard dog training will bring undue noise and fear to Pitt Meadows

As a neighbour to another local dog-training facility, this resident pleads with council to vote ‘no’

  • May 26, 2020

LETTER: Friend claims dog training disruptive to ailing Pitt Meadows neighbour

Concern expressed with only 30 metres distance between a home and a proposed training facility

  • May 26, 2020

LETTER: Why are mobile lab workers not getting hazard pay?

A Pitt Meadows essential service worker questions why she and coworkers are not being compensated

  • May 24, 2020
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Summer Happenings

LETTER: Hear your postie’s plea about dogs

When a canine bites, it’s seldom the animal but rather the owner at fault

  • May 24, 2020

LETTER: Gun ban overdue

Give hunters a bow and arrow – one Maple Ridge letter writer suggests

  • May 22, 2020

LETTER: Learn elder care from First Nations

A Langley writer is impressed with measures taken by area nations amid COVID

  • May 21, 2020

LETTER: 32-plane flyby was truly inspiring

Dozens of pilots flew the last leg of the Snowbirds cross-country tour from Abbotsford to Vancouver

  • May 19, 2020

LETTER: KSM mine underwent ‘comprehensive, transparent peer-reviewed environmental assessment’

Seabridge Gold’s KSM project did incorporate independent and peer-reviewed science

  • May 19, 2020

LETTER: Excited to hear of COVID’s silver lining, a resurgence in gardening

Maple Ridge Garden Club invites the community to join their email list free of charge for 2020

  • May 16, 2020

LETTER: Amid racism, so grateful to call Maple Ridge my home

A self-identified Asian woman thanks her community for always being respectful

  • May 16, 2020

LETTER: Pitt Meadows woman shares COVID poem during delirium

Apparently the virus and self isolation is turning this person’s mind to mush

  • May 11, 2020

LETTER: Walker much enjoys his painted peebles pilgrimages

Please keep painting rocks and leaving them out along the trails and walkways of Maple Ridge

  • May 2, 2020

LETTER: Hats help Maple Ridge woman spread joy

Lynell Adams has created a plethora of hats and head-pieces aimed at bringing smiles to seniors

  • May 1, 2020

COLUMN: From flattening the COVID-19 curve to Team B.C. recovery

B.C. business leaders say they’re ready to restart economy

  • Apr 30, 2020

LETTER: London Drugs president supports local news

‘We are continuing our commitment to print our flyers and distribute them through community newspapers’

  • Apr 30, 2020

LETTER: Good reason there isn’t public health by public opinion

A Maple Ridge letter writer opposes the concept of herd immunity for COVID

  • Apr 27, 2020

LETTER: Dr. Henry is motivated by people, not power

Unity as Canadians will allow us to get through the COVID pandemic, according to one letter writer

  • Apr 27, 2020

LETTER: Parallels between Dalton and Donald

Former NDP candidate takes swing at current MPs COVID stance

  • Apr 26, 2020

LETTER: MLA understands anxiety, calls for calm and kindness

In rebuttal to a previous letter to the editor, Bob D’Eith applauds B.C.’s COVID efforts

  • Apr 26, 2020

LETTER: Reader outraged by ‘racist’ publication

A local resident was upset to find a newspaper land in her mailbox that she feels promotes hate

  • Apr 26, 2020