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Letter: People prefer to travel by car

Trucking also became a more viable alternative pulp and paper industry over using the railway

  • Nov 26, 2021

 

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Letter: Impossible to find a family doctor

My husband has cancer and I am his caregiver

  • Nov 26, 2021

 

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Letter: Time to work on Canadian unity

Identity politics is killing us

  • Nov 25, 2021

 

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Letter: Island railway must be restored

We must not permanently lose our only viable alternative to moving freight and people

  • Nov 25, 2021
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Letter: Possible motives for destruction of wreaths

One possibility is a malicious delight in destroying public property

  • Nov 25, 2021
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Letter: Aquamation a good alternative to cremation

For about 5 years people have been lobbying the B.C. government to amend the appropriate legislation

  • Nov 25, 2021
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Letter: Ministry of Health employees make too much money

Note that Island Health paid out $20,294,420 more in wages than Vancouver Coastal

  • Nov 25, 2021
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Letter: Crashing population creates chaos

To suggest dictating to oppressed peoples how many kids they can have, is severely problematic

  • Nov 25, 2021
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Letter: We are behind in constructing pipelines

The safest and most economic method of transportation is via pipeline

  • Nov 25, 2021
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Letter: I saw someone

No one chooses to become an addict or have a mental illness

  • Nov 25, 2021
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Letter: Forestry supporting families

Deferring 2.6 million hectares leaves nothing left

  • Nov 25, 2021
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Letter: Action against Wet’suwet’en unwarranted

Would have thought B.C. government’s values would have them deploy every spare hand to flooded areas

  • Nov 25, 2021
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Letter: Save our Holmes

We respectfully ask Mosaic and the CVRD to work toward an agreement to protect these natural forests

  • Nov 24, 2021
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Letter: Second terminal could mean ecosystem collapse

The loss of biofilm is being spoken of in terms of the very possible loss of entire species

  • Nov 24, 2021
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Letter: Unscented products the way to go

I get an instant severe headache whenever I am near people who use those products

  • Nov 24, 2021
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Letter: Benefit to all?

When you drill down it simply isn’t a “win, win”

  • Nov 24, 2021
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Letter: Cowichan should support a local airport

The local small airport in Duncan will close in a few years

  • Nov 24, 2021
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Letter: Scented dryer sheets unwelcome like room spray

Those dryer sheets are toxic to the environment and to the community

  • Nov 22, 2021
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Letter: 2 tall buildings should be built in Duncan and Chemainus

Let’s build a 30-storey-plus apartment building in Chemainus

  • Nov 22, 2021
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Letter: Forests critical natural infrastructure

If it neglects the natural infrastructure, not the last “unprecedented” event we will witness

  • Nov 22, 2021
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