Tag Archives: Letter to the Editor

Let’s celebrate child-care workers

Letter to the Editor Every day, B.C. parents trust child-care providers with the most important thing in their lives – their children. Many parents depend on child care so they can go back to work or upgrade their skills – … > Read More

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A time to heal

Letter to the Editor Around this time of year, six years ago, I was walking from Quesnel to Riondel, in an attempt to bring public awareness to the fact that we need to address the emotional trauma plaguing our society. … > Read More

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Wildsight celebrates 20hp regulation

Letter to the Editor RE: Boating Regulation on the upper Columbia River After many years of public consultation, and through the support of a wide range of local stakeholder groups throughout the Columbia Valley, Transport Canada has published pending federal … > Read More

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NDP chased mining away from province

Letter to the Editor I’ve been following the opinions of Mr. Doug Clovechok and Columbia River-Revelstoke MLA Norm Macdonald on the state of mining in B.C. and as B.C.’s mines minister, I wanted to provide accurate information to those who … > Read More

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Golden will stand its ground

Letter to the Editor Open letter to E. Hunter Harrison (president and chief executive officer for Canadian Pacific Railway): This letter is to inform you that our community, Golden, expects to be paddling the Lower Canyon of the Kicking Horse … > Read More

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Keeping rates affordable, investing in the future

Letter to the Editor Our electricity rates are the envy of many places in North America and around the world. A friend asked me the other day why, in the midst of a falling Canadian dollar and $8-a-head cauliflower, BC … > Read More

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Help prevent child abuse – know the signs

Letter to the Editor Child Abuse Prevention Day and Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Week are opportunities to raise awareness about the signs and symptoms of child abuse and neglect, recognize its traumatic effects, and champion the importance of British Columbians … > Read More

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Flat Tax decision should have been delayed

Letter to the Editor As a concerned citizen I attended the Special Flat Tax public meeting hoping to see an entirely different outcome than the one that resulted. I watched, in disbelief, as the four councillors showed nothing but contempt for the … > Read More

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Nothing true in MLA’s latest column

Letter to the Editor Ever wonder exactly how much of all of Columbia River-Revelstoke (NDP) MLA Norm Macdonald’s rhetoric is actually true? Well, based on the latest mistruths found in his recent “advertising” column the answer is nothing! What Macdonald … > Read More

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Many thanks from Donna

Letter to the Editor I would like to take this opportunity to say thank you. Thank you to the many people and organizations who supported the many fundraising campaigns and causes East Kootenay Foundation for Health (EKFH) stood behind. Thank you … > Read More

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