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Zeal for kids’ college admission replaced parents’ intelligence

Zeal for kids’ college admission replaced parents’ intelligence

Parents are to be commended for still trying to raise children who…

  • Mar 23, 2019
Zeal for kids’ college admission replaced parents’ intelligence
Closure of aquafit classes unfair and fishy

Closure of aquafit classes unfair and fishy

Dear Editor, Thank you to Brittany [Gervais] for your story in this…

Closure of aquafit classes unfair and fishy
LETTER: MLA’s plea only divides us further

LETTER: MLA’s plea only divides us further

Dear Editor, The paid advertisement by Ellis Ross (February 7, We’re All…

  • Mar 3, 2019
LETTER: MLA’s plea only divides us further
Charter protection needed for rural Canadians

Charter protection needed for rural Canadians

Writer on ICBC “relief” for rural rates, and says lack of protection means subsidizing urban voters.

  • Feb 20, 2019
Charter protection needed for rural Canadians
Increased log exports in the Northwest are the result of mill closures — not the cause
Increased log exports in the Northwest are the result of mill closures — not the cause
B.C. Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson and MLAs at the B.C. legislature. (Tom Fletcher/Black Press)

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

Salary escalation occurred under Gordon Campbell’s watch

  • Feb 12, 2019
B.C. Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson and MLAs at the B.C. legislature. (Tom Fletcher/Black Press)
Specialty lumber production at Western Forest Products’ Cowichan Bay sawmill. (Tom Fletcher/Black Press)

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
Specialty lumber production at Western Forest Products’ Cowichan Bay sawmill. (Tom Fletcher/Black Press)
B.C. Health Minister Adrian Dix (B.C. government)

LETTER: Seniors home care, day programs expanding, Adrian Dix says

B.C. health minister responds to latest Seniors Advocate report

  • Jan 23, 2019
B.C. Health Minister Adrian Dix (B.C. government)
Beef up sidewalk maintenance this winter

Beef up sidewalk maintenance this winter

Dear Editor, I walk in Terrace. I walk for my physical and…

  • Jan 17, 2019
Beef up sidewalk maintenance this winter
Fluor Energy and Chemicals group president Jim Brittain, LNG Canada CEO Andy Calitz and JGC Corporation chairman and CEO Masayuki Sato at the April 2018 announcement of the awarding of construction contract to JGC Fluor. (Photo supplied)

Statement from Andy Calitz, CEO LNG Canada

LNG Canada CEO says consortium continues Kitimat facility construction despite pipeline opposition

  • Jan 11, 2019
Fluor Energy and Chemicals group president Jim Brittain, LNG Canada CEO Andy Calitz and JGC Corporation chairman and CEO Masayuki Sato at the April 2018 announcement of the awarding of construction contract to JGC Fluor. (Photo supplied)
Too many fliers in the paper

Too many fliers in the paper

Dear Editor, Thank you for your informative facts on the garbage that…

Too many fliers in the paper
B.C. Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson is gearing up for the B.C. legislature session that resumes Feb. 12. (Hansard TV)

LETTER: Andrew Wilkinson says B.C. minister’s pipeline protest visit a bridge too far

Premier John Horgan should remove Doug Donaldson from cabinet, opposition leader says

  • Jan 10, 2019
B.C. Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson is gearing up for the B.C. legislature session that resumes Feb. 12. (Hansard TV)
Putting billionaire interests ahead of pensioners

Putting billionaire interests ahead of pensioners

The billionaire investor reaps the benefit but not the burden of the debt

  • Jan 10, 2019
Putting billionaire interests ahead of pensioners
Message from Coastal GasLink president after RCMP action

Message from Coastal GasLink president after RCMP action

A message from the President of Coastal GasLink Pipeline Project

  • Jan 8, 2019
Message from Coastal GasLink president after RCMP action
Conspiracy theorists looking under wrong rock

Conspiracy theorists looking under wrong rock

Dear Editor, Conspiracy theory intrigues MLA Ellis Ross (paid ad, Dec. 13…

  • Jan 3, 2019
Conspiracy theorists looking under wrong rock
Shop local this Christmas and reap the benefits

Shop local this Christmas and reap the benefits

Dear Editor, It’s that time of year when the Christmas shopping must…

Shop local this Christmas and reap the benefits
What is so special about the Gas prices?

What is so special about the Gas prices?

Dear Editor, When crude oil was over $70 a barrel, our gas…

What is so special about the Gas prices?
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.’
Dear corporate welfare bums: a second pipleline not a good idea
Dear corporate welfare bums: a second pipleline not a good idea
Better hours would stop rise of illegal dumping

Better hours would stop rise of illegal dumping

Dear Editor, To all you idiots who illegally dump your garbage and…

  • Nov 19, 2018
Better hours would stop rise of illegal dumping