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Covid is a serious virus

Editor: Too many people just don’t get it do they? Public gathering…

  • May 5, 2021
Logging debris burning

Burning our logging debris

Editor: I read in the Houston Today, with interest your story about…

  • Apr 28, 2021
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A view on Cancel Culture

Editor: Recently I was asked this question regarding the so-called ‘cancel culture’.…

  • Apr 14, 2021
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Why did you tell your constituents we’re getting huge amounts infrastructure funding?

Editor, Open letter to MP Taylor Bachrach I’m confused. Why would you…

  • Apr 7, 2021
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Hats off to the Houston Public Library

Editor: Reading the Houston Today paper, the article about our library caught…

  • Mar 17, 2021
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Going above and beyond

Editor: This evening while reading the Houston Today, the article about Mental…

  • Mar 3, 2021
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Lights for the spirit

Editor: We live in Telkwa. Passing through Houston last evening, once again…

  • Mar 3, 2021
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Library’s welcome change

Editor: Reading the Houston Today newspaper the article about our library caught…

  • Feb 24, 2021
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John Hinds, CEO of News Media Canada (formerly Newspapers Canada) reads an email from PayPal at his office in Toronto on Friday, Feb. 10, 2017. Hinds called it “scary” after PayPal froze his organization’s payments account over a weekly newspaper story about a Syrian refugee family in Manitoba. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Colin Perkel

LETTER: It’s time for Canadian politicians to ‘level the digital playing field’ for news

‘Google and Facebook… control the onramp to the internet highway in Canada’

  • Feb 4, 2021
John Hinds, CEO of News Media Canada (formerly Newspapers Canada) reads an email from PayPal at his office in Toronto on Friday, Feb. 10, 2017. Hinds called it “scary” after PayPal froze his organization’s payments account over a weekly newspaper story about a Syrian refugee family in Manitoba. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Colin Perkel
B.C. commercial fishers argue Canada’s oceans can play an important role in a new and revitalized economy, but only if the first step is to restore their natural productivity. (Black Press file photo)
B.C. commercial fishers argue Canada’s oceans can play an important role in a new and revitalized economy, but only if the first step is to restore their natural productivity. (Black Press file photo)
Citizen science on a small Vancouver island Coho stream. (Public Fishery Alliance)

LETTER: Public Fishery Alliance clarifies stance on ways to restore B.C.’s salmon population

‘Fishing is enjoyable, but that’s not why the public fishery supports adipose fin clipping all chinook production’

  • Jan 14, 2021
Citizen science on a small Vancouver island Coho stream. (Public Fishery Alliance)
Pattullo Bridge replacement is one of a group of major construction projects due to begin in B.C. with union-only labour. (Black Press Media)

LETTER: Compulsory trades training for B.C. apprentices makes sense

B.C. Building Trades women’s group endorses NDP’s move

  • Jan 7, 2021
Pattullo Bridge replacement is one of a group of major construction projects due to begin in B.C. with union-only labour. (Black Press Media)
Letter to the editor

Every business is essential

Editor: What is essential and what is unessential? That is a big…

  • Dec 16, 2020
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Locking down the entire province, not a solution

Editor: With no disrespect to Dr. Henry who means well by advising…

  • Dec 2, 2020
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BC Teachers' Federation President Teri Mooring is asking parents of school-aged children to encourage the wearing of masks when possible in schools. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito)

LETTER: Teachers union encourages culture of mask wearing in B.C. schools

BCTF President Teri Mooring asks parents to talk with children about wearing masks in school

  • Nov 24, 2020
BC Teachers' Federation President Teri Mooring is asking parents of school-aged children to encourage the wearing of masks when possible in schools. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito)
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LETTER: Joint replacement wait times in B.C.

Arthritis society’s call for government to make reducing wait times a priority

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Question Bill C-7, says this reader

Editor: Have you ever felt strongly convicted about something one day and…

  • Oct 21, 2020
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LETTER: Time to rename British Columbia

LETTER: Time to rename British Columbia

One reader wants the province to create a more inclusive name for B.C.

  • Jul 20, 2020
LETTER: Time to rename British Columbia
Canada must balance its response to COVID-19

Canada must balance its response to COVID-19

Editor: Open letter to the Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, P.C., M.P., Prime…

  • Jul 15, 2020
Canada must balance its response to COVID-19
No minutes from meeting with MP

No minutes from meeting with MP

Editor: On June 25 I attended by videoconference Skeena – Bulkley Valley…

  • Jul 8, 2020
No minutes from meeting with MP