Letters

Fire at Eutsuk Lake in Tweedsmuir Provincial Park consumes forest interspersed with beetle-killed pine trees, 2014. (Laura Blackwell/Lakes District News)

LETTER: Scientific consensus favours human-caused warming

Sierra Club B.C. campaigner responds to Tom Fletcher column

  • Oct 5, 2017
Fire at Eutsuk Lake in Tweedsmuir Provincial Park consumes forest interspersed with beetle-killed pine trees, 2014. (Laura Blackwell/Lakes District News)
LETTER: Be proactive, support Whispers

LETTER: Be proactive, support Whispers

We were disappointed to hear about the Whispers of Hope controversy, write Bob and Trisha Purdy

  • Sep 20, 2017
LETTER: Be proactive, support Whispers
Former faller says wildfire response mismanaged

Former faller says wildfire response mismanaged

The initial firefighters should be loggers and first responders living in the same area as the fire

  • Sep 2, 2017
Former faller says wildfire response mismanaged
Speed limits are raised to 120 km/h on Highway 97C and other divided highways in remote areas, July 2014. (Black Press files)

Speed and weed aren’t helping ICBC

Readers call for electronic enforcement, car insurance competition

  • Aug 31, 2017
Speed limits are raised to 120 km/h on Highway 97C and other divided highways in remote areas, July 2014. (Black Press files)
Grizzly bear triplets with their mother. (B.C. Ministry of Forests)

Killing bears, one way or another

B.C. hunters speak out about grizzly hunt, wildlife management

  • Aug 23, 2017
Grizzly bear triplets with their mother. (B.C. Ministry of Forests)
Letter: Why is Whispers being blamed?

Letter: Why is Whispers being blamed?

A Whispers of Hope volunteer weighs in.

  • Aug 18, 2017
Letter: Why is Whispers being blamed?
LETTER: Reconsider closing Whispers

LETTER: Reconsider closing Whispers

The Elders of Gospel Chapel weigh in on Whispers of Hope.

  • Aug 18, 2017
LETTER: Reconsider closing Whispers

Letter: Why are councillors “joined at the hip?”

Reader John Burch asks why councillors are supporting a “dysfunctional” chamber.

  • Jun 1, 2017

Letter: Enough is enough at the council table

Reader Dave Milton said he is tired of the antics of some Grand Forks city councillors.

  • Jun 1, 2017

Letter: Bringing down the wall between viewer and creator at gallery 2

Reader Christy Luke of Christina Lake recommends the new exhibit of Syrian art at gallery 2.

Letter: The Grand Forks Cadets need you

The Grand Forks Cadets badly need a new leader, writes Major Kevin Debiasio.

LETTER: Item was not for information

Reader Stan Halluk recommends the city undertake a review

LETTER: Tax increase is an outrage

Reader Sonja Gartner said the increase to the tax rate is unacceptable.

LETTER: Habitat needs our help

Reader Ray Hanson argues that Habitat for Humanity needs community help to start a new chapter.

LETTER: Demanding an explanation

Reader Dave Milton writes that city residents deserve an explanation of what Chris Hammett meant in her councillor's report.

LETTER: Cannabis makes a difference

People don't want the side effects of heavy pain medication drugs, a reader writes. Cannabis makes sense.

Letter: Help save the Wilgress Lake Family Day weekend fishing derby

We are currently looking for someone to save this great event, writes Jean Lloyd.

Letter: Watch for deer, tires

The takeaway here is you never know what you’ll encounter on the highway, write the Millars.

A crude oil tanker leaves Westridge Terminal in Burnaby through Second Narrows

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
A crude oil tanker leaves Westridge Terminal in Burnaby through Second Narrows

Letter: Monsanto tribunal begins

Don’t hold your breath to hear about the results of the tribunal in the news. It will likely be put on the back pages, writes Peter Brown.