Letters

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
Making a difference

Making a difference

Can we make a difference?

  • Sep 26, 2018
Making a difference
Letter to the editor: Wildfire management in B.C. could be done better writes a former Ranger-in-charge

Letter to the editor: Wildfire management in B.C. could be done better writes a former Ranger-in-charge

It is patently obvious that B.C. is in a crisis situation relative to wildfire control

  • Aug 25, 2018
Letter to the editor: Wildfire management in B.C. could be done better writes a former Ranger-in-charge
Fire hall project questions

Fire hall project questions

Questions for the ASC and the Town of Creston

  • Aug 21, 2018
Fire hall project questions
Wait times for surgery and diagnostic scans are a continuing problem in B.C., and pressure on health care system is increasing. (Black Press files)

LETTERS: Doctors speak out on surgical wait times for B.C. patients

‘Governments know they will lose private clinic lawsuit’

  • Aug 15, 2018
Wait times for surgery and diagnostic scans are a continuing problem in B.C., and pressure on health care system is increasing. (Black Press files)
Portrait of Sir John A. Macdonald (U.S. Library of Congress)

LETTER: Sir John A. Macdonald’s role in residential schools

Canada’s first prime minister was progressive for his time

  • Aug 9, 2018
Portrait of Sir John A. Macdonald (U.S. Library of Congress)
A new family arrived in Creston

A new family arrived in Creston

Making friends in a safe and friendly environment.

A new family arrived in Creston
A letter of advice for Prime Minister Trudeau

A letter of advice for Prime Minister Trudeau

Whatcha gonna do when your first term in office is over and you look back on your career as a one-term prime minister?

  • Aug 2, 2018
A letter of advice for Prime Minister Trudeau
Upcoming BC Electoral Reform Opportunity

Upcoming BC Electoral Reform Opportunity

Political parties aren’t dogs, and to be honest, we like our dogs a lot more.

  • Jul 27, 2018
Upcoming BC Electoral Reform Opportunity
Re: Firehall

Re: Firehall

Saying ‘No’ is easy, but saying ‘Yes’ to the journey that takes us into the future takes vision, courage, and leadership.

  • Jul 25, 2018
Re: Firehall
Re: Flood in Creston

Re: Flood in Creston

‘Climate Change and Wildfire Season’ has again started here in British Columbia.

  • Jul 24, 2018
Re: Flood in Creston
Two Electoral Systems

Two Electoral Systems

Canada’s electoral system is referred to as First Past The Post.

  • Jul 24, 2018
Two Electoral Systems
Federal Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer. (Submitted)

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
Federal Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer. (Submitted)
Abbotsford West MLA Mike de Jong goes on the attack in the B.C. legislature. Reader says political conflict and blaming doesn’t produce results. (Hansard TV)

LETTER: Old-style politics is easier to cover

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

Abbotsford West MLA Mike de Jong goes on the attack in the B.C. legislature. Reader says political conflict and blaming doesn’t produce results. (Hansard TV)
Creston Education Centre

Creston Education Centre

I am pleased that the programs at the Creston Education Centre will continue for the next five years.

  • May 8, 2018
Creston Education Centre