Letter to the Editor

LETTER – Normal freedoms often have to be constrained during times of disasters

Dear editor, I am writing to respond to the letter from Carlos…

  • May 3, 2020

LETTER – Let’s all put on masks and get on with our lives

Dear editor, In a letter to MLA Ronna-Rae Leonard, I asked her…

  • May 2, 2020

LETTER – Now is the time to help others

Dear editor, As Canadians, we have stood up and faced every challenge…

  • Apr 30, 2020

LETTER – Pharmacies making unfair profits through dispensing fees during COVID crisis

Dear editor, We are in unprecedented times and all levels of government…

  • Apr 26, 2020

LETTER – Cancelling the Mile of Flowers plant-in was a shortsighted decision by the City of Courtenay

Dear editor, That the City would cancel the planting of Courtenay’s Mile…

  • Apr 26, 2020

LETTER – Now is not the time to proceed on the Fifth Street Bridge upgrades

Dear editor, Not that I’m fixated or anything about the Fifth Street…

  • Apr 26, 2020

LETTER – Reader disagrees with editorial calling for essential travel only on BC Ferries

Dear editor, I was sad to read the editorial calling for an…

  • Apr 19, 2020

LETTER – It would be prudent to consider current practices the new ‘normal’

Dear editor, During the current pandemic, reduction of traffic by air, road…

  • Apr 15, 2020

LETTER: Vancouver Island teen says people are overreacting to COVID-19 pandemic

My name is Crystal Cox, a student at Edward Milne Community High…

  • Apr 12, 2020

LETTER – Dr. Henry contradicts herself in letter penned to residents of B.C.

Dear Editor, There is no debate on the grave ramifications of the…

  • Apr 12, 2020

LETTER – Little things meant a lot back then, and they mean a lot now

Dear editor, Little things meant a lot in 1953 when this song…

  • Apr 1, 2020

LETTER – Obeying the common-sense rules will defeat the virus

Dear editor, The government’s extreme measures are intended to protect vulnerable people…

  • Apr 1, 2020

LETTER – Town of Comox got it right with Aspen Road development decision

Dear editor, I wonder what could have prompted Barb Tribe to write…

  • Apr 1, 2020

LETTER – Comox council completely ignored residents’ concerns regarding Aspen Road development

Barb Tribe’s eloquent and totally factual description of Comox town council behaviour…

  • Mar 27, 2020

LETTER – Council decisions are made for the greater good of the community

Dear editor, Regarding Ms. Tribe’s letter to your office regarding the Aspen…

  • Mar 26, 2020

LETTER – Name-calling in letters to the editor does nothing to strengthen the argument

I read the latest letter and the beefs responding to Angela Bennett’s…

  • Mar 23, 2020

LETTER – Think you’re getting quality care at a private long-term care home? Think again

Dear editor, In February, the Seniors Advocate Report came out and had…

  • Mar 19, 2020

LETTER – Comox council reminds letter writer of the Sunday comics

Dear editor, Does anyone remember the old days when we used to…

  • Mar 18, 2020

LETTER – Comox Valley school district should consider better forecasting method

Dear editor, Your article regarding the lack of space in public schools…

  • Mar 12, 2020