Letters

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

Letter: Haawa for a SAR exercise well done

On behalf of the Sandspit Lifeboat Station, I would like to express…

  • Jun 3, 2018

Reflecting on a day with the Odd Squad

I’m writing because of two girls I once knew. (And all the…

  • May 18, 2018
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LETTER: Old-style politics is easier to cover

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

Letter: Sandspit speeder had no cause to complain about big rig

I am a 60-year-young professional truck driver. I have been driving big-rig…

  • May 3, 2018

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

Letters: Observer editorials echo too much Tom

I’m a big supporter of local journalism and have been a continuous…

  • Apr 26, 2018

Letters: Cartoon spread a negative business vibe

I’m writing in response to The Happy Clam cartoon in the April…

  • Apr 17, 2018

Equality, Indigenous equality

Letter from chiefs applauds efforts being made with federal budget

  • Mar 26, 2018

LETTERS: Two views of oil pipeline protests

U.S. and other petroleum-rich countries aren’t cutting production

B.C. mom shares the heartbreak of an addicted child

With every fiber of my being as his mother, I have stood resolutely, phone in hand, and said No, I cannot help you with that.

  • Feb 23, 2018

Letters: Schools decision should benefit students above all

Editor: My wife, the late Faith Thorgeirson, taught at the Masset Elementary/Secondary…

  • Feb 9, 2018

LETTER: Weaver fiddles while B.C.’s economic prospects burn

Skeena MLA warns of damage to B.C. investment from Green threats

  • Feb 6, 2018

Letter: Sewer treatment property purchase referendum vs. common sense

Editor: A Skidegate Landing neighbourhood meeting to discuss the upcoming sewer treatment…

  • Jan 25, 2018

Carpet bowlers have been excluded from BC 55+ Games and Canada 55+ Games

Gold medal carpet bowling winners not able to defend their titles in 2018

  • Jan 18, 2018

LETTERS: Plastic bags an ‘easy feel-good fix’

Bags have secondary uses, other problems more pressing

  • Jan 12, 2018

Letter: Sewage treatment site has potential

Editor: I’m writing as a village taxpayer who is living in absentia…

  • Jan 12, 2018

LETTER: Proportional representation makes votes count

Fair Vote Canada representative responds to Tom Fletcher column

  • Dec 12, 2017

LETTER: I’m voting ‘yes’ to electoral reform

Tom Fletcher defends corporate-backed B.C. Liberals

  • Dec 7, 2017

Letter: Sewage study never considered District Lot 18

Editor: This letter is for the residents of the Village of Queen…

  • Dec 1, 2017