Letters

LETTER: Crossing the CPR tracks

LETTER: Crossing the CPR tracks

Probably everyone in Creston knows this little trail up to and over…

  • Jan 7, 2019
LETTER: Crossing the CPR tracks
LETTER: RCMP officers were amazing

LETTER: RCMP officers were amazing

We would like to express our appreciation.

  • Dec 30, 2018
LETTER: RCMP officers were amazing
OPINION: The plot being used by the town

OPINION: The plot being used by the town

Trust is an unaffordable luxury for citizens without recourse to protect themselves from political strategizing.

  • Dec 10, 2018
OPINION: The plot being used by the town
Screenshot from 1949 musical film Neptune’s Daughter, featuring 1944 song ‘Baby It’s Cold Outside.’

If you’re going to pull Baby It’s Cold Outside, pull these songs too, B.C. man writes

Parksville resident Bernie Smith points to other offensive holiday tunes

  • Dec 5, 2018
Screenshot from 1949 musical film Neptune’s Daughter, featuring 1944 song ‘Baby It’s Cold Outside.’
LETTER: Affordable Fire Hall Committee has no credibility

LETTER: Affordable Fire Hall Committee has no credibility

I am so very glad we have five councilors and a mayor who are so solidly behind building the required fire hall.

  • Dec 4, 2018
LETTER: Affordable Fire Hall Committee has no credibility
LETTER: Let’s be fair

LETTER: Let’s be fair

The citizens recently voted “yes”, but only for money not for the plans of the ASC.

  • Dec 4, 2018
LETTER: Let’s be fair
LETTER: Thank you from the Creston Legion Branch #29

LETTER: Thank you from the Creston Legion Branch #29

Poppy campaign and Remembrance Week activities require 40-50 volunteers.

  • Dec 4, 2018
LETTER: Thank you from the Creston Legion Branch #29
Let’s work together

Let’s work together

Remember it does not take one man to build community.

  • Nov 28, 2018
Let’s work together
Proportional Representation does not make your vote count

Proportional Representation does not make your vote count

Letter to the Editor: The Advance was filled with letters advocating for…

  • Nov 26, 2018
Proportional Representation does not make your vote count
A better voting system

A better voting system

Editor, Are we voting for a representative or a party? If we…

  • Nov 23, 2018
A better voting system
Don’t snooze through the vote on Proportional Representation

Don’t snooze through the vote on Proportional Representation

If you snooze through the current vote on Proportional Representation, we will…

  • Nov 22, 2018
Don’t snooze through the vote on Proportional Representation
Proportional representation means improved local representation

Proportional representation means improved local representation

It’s not too late to get your ballot in!

  • Nov 22, 2018
Proportional representation means improved local representation
LETTER: Opportunities like the proportional representation referendum are rare
LETTER: Opportunities like the proportional representation referendum are rare
Proportional Representation makes your vote count

Proportional Representation makes your vote count

We can lead the rest of the country with democratic reform.

  • Nov 16, 2018
Proportional Representation makes your vote count
Re: Access to Duck Lake

Re: Access to Duck Lake

I admire the courage of David Swain for taking the time to…

  • Nov 15, 2018
Re: Access to Duck Lake
A chance to make history in BC and Canada

A chance to make history in BC and Canada

This is a pivotal time in BC history, to modernize our voting…

  • Nov 14, 2018
A chance to make history in BC and Canada
Questions to ask when choosing a future voting system

Questions to ask when choosing a future voting system

Do we want any control of our futures or do we want to end up like two major FPTP states close to us?

  • Nov 14, 2018
Questions to ask when choosing a future voting system
Referendum: Parallels to healthy relationships

Referendum: Parallels to healthy relationships

We need each other and need to learn to work together.

  • Nov 9, 2018
Referendum: Parallels to healthy relationships
Partisan politics

Partisan politics

MP Wayne Stetski made an interesting vote on our behalf.

  • Oct 22, 2018
Partisan politics
The least worst option: Thoughts on the upcoming election

The least worst option: Thoughts on the upcoming election

Only about a third of those that can vote actually do vote.

  • Oct 6, 2018
The least worst option: Thoughts on the upcoming election