Letters

LETTER: Old enough to know what’s been lost in B.C. salmon

Stephen Hume writes about the lack of discussion on the province’s dwindling salmon population

  • Jan 16, 2020

LETTER: VE-Day was pivotal moment in history

Creston letter writer Allan Clement fascinated with military history, but hopeful for peace

  • Jan 12, 2020

LETTER: Please dump yard waste at Creston landfill instead of burning

To the Editor: Many of us in the Creston Valley, especially rural…

  • Jan 6, 2020

LETTER: Yet again, Crestons’ unique concerns and needs are ignored

To the Editor: (Open letter to Nelson-Creston MLA Michelle Mungall and Minister…

LETTER: Kudos to the Footlighters Theatre Society

Letter to the Editor We write to express our delight and admiration…

  • Dec 4, 2019

Privileged politicians doing nothing

To the Editor, If I had known Canada needed another ministry, I…

  • Dec 4, 2019
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LETTER: Reflections on democracy and community from former Green party candidate

Abra Brynne ran in the 2019 federal election to be Kootenay-Columbia’s MP

  • Dec 3, 2019

LETTER: Nothing is impossible

Glamour magazine just presented its 2019 awards for women of the year.…

  • Nov 28, 2019

LETTER: Climate-change crisis cannot be ignored

To the Editor, I cannot ignore the climate-change crisis when I hear…

  • Nov 15, 2019

The story is ripe for change

To the Editor Watch a two-year-old drag out their favourite book of…

  • Nov 8, 2019

Letter to the Editor: An Opportunity for Morrison

Last week the headlines in our local news and online papers were…

  • Nov 5, 2019

LETTER: Middle class better off with Trudeau’s child benefit boost

It’s a transfer, not a tax cut, but it helps families get ahead

  • Oct 21, 2019

LETTER: On the future of salmon farming in B.C.

Ecologists have been sounding the alarm for decades

  • Oct 20, 2019

LETTERS: Wolf kills, wilderness protection and caribou recovery

Readers respond to Tom Fletcher’s column on B.C. program

  • Oct 17, 2019

LETTER: What’s all the fuss is about? It’s just another nasty political strategy

One Thousand and One Nights, often called The Arabian Nights, was written…

  • Oct 4, 2019

LETTER: Thank you, Creston from Cops for Kids Charitable Foundation

Letter to the Editor, We recently returned from our 2019 Cops for…

  • Oct 3, 2019

LETTER: Sources in cannabis cultivation story could be better balanced

A reader responds to part of Black Press Media’s special series on cannabis agriculture in B.C.

  • Sep 19, 2019

LETTER: The upcoming election will the most brutal campaign in more than thirty years

Letter to the Editor: l am preparing emotionally, mentally, psychologically, and spiritually…

  • Sep 19, 2019

LETTER: Dredging to improve ferry access to Balfour is wasteful and environmentally dangerous

To the Editor: A recent email, “Kootenay Lake Ferry Service Improvements”, reports…

  • Sep 16, 2019

LETTER: Students in Creston are ready to join Greta Thunberg

To the Editor: We live in a messed up world. There are…

  • Sep 5, 2019