Letters

Screenshot from 1949 musical film Neptune’s Daughter, featuring 1944 song ‘Baby It’s Cold Outside.’

If you’re going to pull Baby It’s Cold Outside, pull these songs too, B.C. man writes

Parksville resident Bernie Smith points to other offensive holiday tunes

  • Dec 5, 2018
Screenshot from 1949 musical film Neptune’s Daughter, featuring 1944 song ‘Baby It’s Cold Outside.’
Letter: Billboard expresses world view

Letter: Billboard expresses world view

Elliot Teskey argues the for the red billboard and the view it represents.

  • Nov 17, 2018
Letter: Billboard expresses world view
Letter: City hall flag needs to be replaced

Letter: City hall flag needs to be replaced

Legion member Sandra Doody said the City Hall flag is embarassing.

Letter: City hall flag needs to be replaced
Letter: Billboard outside Grand Forks has questionable message

Letter: Billboard outside Grand Forks has questionable message

A former minister weighs in on the religious billboard outside Grand Forks.

Letter: Billboard outside Grand Forks has questionable message
Letter to the editor: Wildfire management in B.C. could be done better writes a former Ranger-in-charge

Letter to the editor: Wildfire management in B.C. could be done better writes a former Ranger-in-charge

It is patently obvious that B.C. is in a crisis situation relative to wildfire control

  • Aug 25, 2018
Letter to the editor: Wildfire management in B.C. could be done better writes a former Ranger-in-charge
Wait times for surgery and diagnostic scans are a continuing problem in B.C., and pressure on health care system is increasing. (Black Press files)

LETTERS: Doctors speak out on surgical wait times for B.C. patients

‘Governments know they will lose private clinic lawsuit’

  • Aug 15, 2018
Wait times for surgery and diagnostic scans are a continuing problem in B.C., and pressure on health care system is increasing. (Black Press files)
Portrait of Sir John A. Macdonald (U.S. Library of Congress)

LETTER: Sir John A. Macdonald’s role in residential schools

Canada’s first prime minister was progressive for his time

  • Aug 9, 2018
Portrait of Sir John A. Macdonald (U.S. Library of Congress)
Federal Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer. (Submitted)

LETTER: Andrew Scheer may be most underrated political leader in Western world

Former MP John Weston writes about an evening he hosted with the federal Conservative leader

  • Jul 16, 2018
Federal Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer. (Submitted)
Letter: Thank you for making legion dinner a success

Letter: Thank you for making legion dinner a success

A letter from Sandra Doody at the Grand Forks Legion.

  • Jul 6, 2018
Letter: Thank you for making legion dinner a success
Ian Mitchell and Everett Baker. (Submitted)

Letter: Working together for a stronger Grand Forks

A letter on interparty cooperation from the BC Liberals and the BC NDP

Ian Mitchell and Everett Baker. (Submitted)
Letter: A call to civic-minded citizens

Letter: A call to civic-minded citizens

Stan Halluk encourages people to run for City of Grand Forks council.

  • Jun 15, 2018
Letter: A call to civic-minded citizens
(Kathleen Saylors/Grand Forks Gazette)

CUPE Local 4728 proud of the community

A letter from CUPE president Sukie Lawrence.

(Kathleen Saylors/Grand Forks Gazette)
Abbotsford West MLA Mike de Jong goes on the attack in the B.C. legislature. Reader says political conflict and blaming doesn’t produce results. (Hansard TV)

LETTER: Old-style politics is easier to cover

B.C.’s current party system offers more conflict, fewer solutions

Abbotsford West MLA Mike de Jong goes on the attack in the B.C. legislature. Reader says political conflict and blaming doesn’t produce results. (Hansard TV)
Williams Lake Indian Band elder Mary Thomas shares her residential school survivor story during a School District 27 Orange Shirt Day celebration in Williams Lake’s Boitanio Park Friday. Monica Lamb-Yorski photo

B.C. Grade 8 student pens letter to premier on residential schools

Terrace teen writes current school curriculum underplays past violations of basic human rights

  • May 2, 2018
Williams Lake Indian Band elder Mary Thomas shares her residential school survivor story during a School District 27 Orange Shirt Day celebration in Williams Lake’s Boitanio Park Friday. Monica Lamb-Yorski photo
Letter: Hockey is a rock in Grand Forks

Letter: Hockey is a rock in Grand Forks

Dawsha Hunt writes in response to Gerry Foster’s letter.

  • Apr 27, 2018
Letter: Hockey is a rock in Grand Forks

LETTER: Report raised the concerns of businesses

Coun. Bev Tripp writes in response to Dave Milton’s letter.

  • Apr 13, 2018
LETTER: leave space for non-motorized users

LETTER: leave space for non-motorized users

Shelley Grandy writes in response to last week’s letter on ATVing

  • Apr 13, 2018
LETTER: leave space for non-motorized users
Gerry Foster speaks at the vigil for victims of the Humboldt bus crash on April 12, 2018. (Kathleen Saylors/Grand Forks Gazette)

LETTER: Junior hockey means a lot to all of us

Gerry Foster writes in following the Humboldt bus crash

  • Apr 13, 2018
Gerry Foster speaks at the vigil for victims of the Humboldt bus crash on April 12, 2018. (Kathleen Saylors/Grand Forks Gazette)
Equality, Indigenous equality

Equality, Indigenous equality

Letter from chiefs applauds efforts being made with federal budget

  • Mar 26, 2018
Equality, Indigenous equality