Letters

Peyton Winter checks out the iPads at the Terrace Public Library. The devices are one of several modernized services available to users.

Province must do its part to preserve library services

Dear Editor, The Terrace Public Library Trustees would like to commend our…

  • Nov 2, 2017
Peyton Winter checks out the iPads at the Terrace Public Library. The devices are one of several modernized services available to users.

Greyhound, please don’t penalize northerners

Dear Editor, An open letter to Greyhound Canada: I am writing regarding…

Thank you Terrace and Kitimat rescuers

Visitor extends thanks for rescue and hospitality during Kitimat River flood in early-September

  • Oct 25, 2017
Letter: Time for Canada to move away from production and transport of fossil fuels
Letter: Time for Canada to move away from production and transport of fossil fuels

Are overseas students covering our shortfalls?

Dear Editor, I read with some interest an article one of the…

Loss of full tax exemption devastates soup kitchen

Loss of full tax exemption devastates soup kitchen

Dear Editor: The volunteers of the All Nations Centre and the Bread…

  • Oct 19, 2017
Loss of full tax exemption devastates soup kitchen

Liabilities of a rapacious industry

Although climate change is a reality, our reliance on it to shrug off certain environmental changes is often overdone.

  • Oct 19, 2017
Two guys with big hearts save cat 60 feet up tree

Two guys with big hearts save cat 60 feet up tree

And that was after a long drive from Terrace to New Hazelton

  • Oct 12, 2017
Two guys with big hearts save cat 60 feet up tree
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)
Build overpass to show sincerity

Build overpass to show sincerity

Dear Sir: Greer Kaiser (Open letter, Sept. 21) well narrates the crisis…

Build overpass to show sincerity
Elected officials and railway must solve crossing issue

Elected officials and railway must solve crossing issue

Or letter writer says people will continue to get killed walking across train tracks

  • Sep 20, 2017
Elected officials and railway must solve crossing issue
Electoral reform is hogwash

Electoral reform is hogwash

Problem is people vote against a party, rather than voting for the party they want, says writer

  • Sep 10, 2017
Electoral reform is hogwash
Why support U.S. when it holds friends, allies in contempt?

Why support U.S. when it holds friends, allies in contempt?

Dear Sir: The current US administration has chosen to declare a form…

  • Sep 10, 2017
Why support U.S. when it holds friends, allies in contempt?
Grizzly triplets with their mother. (Ministry of Forests)

Killing grizzlies isn’t the crime it’s made out to be

Northern B.C. residents remind people that too many bears can be destructive

  • Sep 9, 2017
Grizzly triplets with their mother. (Ministry of Forests)
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

Safety advice is wrong message to wrong audience

Zero tolerance needs to be the norm for sexual violence

  • Sep 2, 2017
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)
Flickr photo by Scott Darbey                                Some bands do fish ethically, but others don’t, and accountability is needed, says Terrace writer.

First Nations need fishing accountability too

Some bands do fish ethically, but others don’t, and accountability is needed, says Terrace writer

  • Aug 27, 2017
Flickr photo by Scott Darbey                                Some bands do fish ethically, but others don’t, and accountability is needed, says Terrace writer.
Flickr Photo by Eva Rinaldi                                The Taylor Swift sexual assault case highlights the important issue of victim-blaming and lack of enforcement in many sexual assault cases, says writer.

Sexual assualt is not a woman’s fault

The crux of the Taylor Swift case is not blaming the victim, says Terrace writer

  • Aug 27, 2017
Flickr Photo by Eva Rinaldi                                The Taylor Swift sexual assault case highlights the important issue of victim-blaming and lack of enforcement in many sexual assault cases, says writer.