Letters

LETTER – How much are we paying our Courtenay-Comox MLA to represent us in Victoria?

A breakdown of an MLA’s salary and benefits

  • Sep 27, 2020

LETTER – Is Comox council asking residents to choose between storing food or fish guts in their freezers?

Dear editor, I request that Comox council reconsider its decision to decrease…

  • Sep 30, 2020

LETTER – Health care group responds to pathology discussion carried out at latest CSRHD board meeting

Comox Strathcona Regional Hospital District board supports calls for general pathology services

  • Sep 22, 2020

LETTER – Comox Valley swimming pool booking procedure allowed for unlimited reservations

Swimming pool completely booked for entire year within hours of new system launching

  • Sep 20, 2020

LETTER – MLA Ronna-Rae Leonard’s newsletter an unnecessary expense for taxpayers

16,000 newsletters sent to constituents, at an estimated $2 per letter

  • Sep 19, 2020
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LETTER – Return to school a positive experience for this Courtenay family

School is definitely different than before, but lessons were learned in June.

  • Sep 16, 2020

LETTER – Keep your dogs to yourselves

Off-leash dogs should only be in off-leash areas

  • Sep 16, 2020

LETTER – Comox Valley doctors concerned about senior care crisis

Staffing shortages for in-home care services are impacting senior health

  • Sep 14, 2020

LETTER: Courtenay-Comox MLA mailout long on self-praise, while skirting important issues

What about the opioid crisis? Women’s Shelters? Old-Growth?

  • Sep 13, 2020

Letter: Time to adapt and embrace to the new normal

COVID fatigue is real, says Comox doctor

  • Sep 12, 2020

LETTER: Invest in higher education to help Island communities recover from COVID-19

Island faculty, union leaders call on government for more post-secondary funding

  • Sep 11, 2020

Comox Valley Beefs & Bouquets for week of Sept. 9

Beef to an excavator owner; bouquets to many businesses

  • Sep 7, 2020

LETTER-Biweekly garbage pickup could promote better recycling practices

“There are various ways to deal with both the waste and the smell. The first thing is to buy less!”

  • Sep 4, 2020

LETTER – Schools reopening goes against COVID regulations

Dear editor, A person who had a party in his one-bedroom apartment…

  • Sep 3, 2020

LETTER – Island Health’s COVID-19 testing call centre inefficient at best

Getting through to call centre a frustrating experience

  • Sep 2, 2020

LETTER – Comox Valley woman reflects upon time spent at Fairy Creek logging blockade

On Vancouver Island alone, 32 soccer fields of old-growth are logged every day

  • Aug 30, 2020

LETTER – Throwing money at the aquaculture industry will not solve the pollution problem

Does anyone believe this will encourage the growers to reduce plastic debris in Baynes Sound?

  • Aug 30, 2020

LETTER: According to B.C. government’s guidelines, kindergarten classes will amount to not much more than hand-washing

Supervising all student hand-washing sessions will leave little time for instruction

  • Aug 30, 2020