Letters

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.

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Letter: Watch for deer, tires

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

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: 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.

Letter: World is not your garbage can

If you can carry a full can, cup, cigarette package or food container, you can carry the empty to a garbage disposal, writes Brenda Auge.

Letter: Litter is killing wildlife and people

If we don’t address the build-up of litter and toxins in our environment, then why worry about climate change? writes Roy Schiesser.

Letter: Why would we take the chance?

Today the transition house in Grand Forks operates in a Community Use zone, not in an R-3 Multifamily Residential zone, writes B. Dowling.

Letter: Well-being, security is important

Why did BC Housing not canvass the neighbourhood prior to any announcement? asks S. Kopan.

Letter: City’s ad left out information

The City of Grand Forks ad in the Sept. 28 Grand Forks Gazette didn't give consultant's full opinion, writes D. Panter.

Letter: It’s our right to ask about transition house project

The facility requires 24-hour security for good reason. We don’t have 24-hour security and we have adjoining fence lines, couple writes.

Letter: Live and let live

It is nothing more than wildlife cruelty in the first degree. The animals have a God given right to feed and survive, writes F. Duralia.

Letter: Family violence is what there is to be truly frightened of

And now there will be a beautiful new transition house and possibly second stage housing available close by, writes Ron Liddle.

Letter: People deserve an apology

Op/ed writer owes apology for implying Brycen Place residents are affluent, privileged and fortunate, writes A. Cameron.

Letter: City ‘scored aces’

Grand Forks certainly scored aces with me, writes Epenticton councillor Judy Sentes.

Letter: Thanks to our amazing volunteers

I am very proud to live in Grand Forks and I see only a bright future for this community, writes Susan Routlec