Letters

LETTER: Errington Farmers’ Market Society thankful

LETTER: Errington Farmers’ Market Society thankful

It has been a challenging season for farmers’ markets, but Errington farmers…

  • Sep 30, 2020
LETTER: Errington Farmers’ Market Society thankful
LETTER: Things are not changing for the better in Qualicum Beach

LETTER: Things are not changing for the better in Qualicum Beach

I have lived right downtown Qualicum Beach for 10 years now and…

  • Sep 25, 2020
LETTER: Things are not changing for the better in Qualicum Beach
LETTER: Thanks, best wishes to Longmuirs

LETTER: Thanks, best wishes to Longmuirs

With some sadness, but much gratitude, I want to publicly say a…

  • Sep 19, 2020
LETTER: Thanks, best wishes to Longmuirs
LETTER: Sorry state of affairs in many nations

LETTER: Sorry state of affairs in many nations

As all government debts erupt from the COVID-19 pressures, governments are being…

  • Sep 19, 2020
LETTER: Sorry state of affairs in many nations
LETTER: Lack of physicians in Parksville a troubling problem

LETTER: Lack of physicians in Parksville a troubling problem

I am writing about a distressing situation affecting many of your readers.…

  • Sep 18, 2020
LETTER: Lack of physicians in Parksville a troubling problem
LETTER: Deterrent must be stronger for scofflaws from U.S.

LETTER: Deterrent must be stronger for scofflaws from U.S.

Regarding people from the U.S. who are supposed to head straight to…

  • Sep 17, 2020
LETTER: Deterrent must be stronger for scofflaws from U.S.
The University of Victoria campus. (Black Press Media file photo)

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
The University of Victoria campus. (Black Press Media file photo)
LETTER: Regional District of Nanaimo steps up to the plate

LETTER: Regional District of Nanaimo steps up to the plate

RDN is constructing a new bridge

  • Sep 4, 2020
LETTER: Regional District of Nanaimo steps up to the plate
LETTER: Resident speaks out against proposed cell tower in Qualicum Beach
LETTER: Resident speaks out against proposed cell tower in Qualicum Beach
LETTER: New garbage receptacles poorly designed

LETTER: New garbage receptacles poorly designed

We have to agree with the gentleman who decried the poor design…

  • Aug 26, 2020
LETTER: New garbage receptacles poorly designed
LETTER: Extra effort from police is appreciated

LETTER: Extra effort from police is appreciated

In this age of protests against nearly everything, our police forces have…

  • Aug 26, 2020
LETTER: Extra effort from police is appreciated
LETTER: Tourism and hospitality need government support

LETTER: Tourism and hospitality need government support

Tourism and hospitality has for decades been the face of British Columbia…

  • Aug 26, 2020
LETTER: Tourism and hospitality need government support
LETTER: Pleas from big-name actors largely ignored

LETTER: Pleas from big-name actors largely ignored

COVID-19: Reader says young people not influenced by stars

  • Aug 24, 2020
LETTER: Pleas from big-name actors largely ignored
LETTER: Containers present a difficult challenge

LETTER: Containers present a difficult challenge

When news came of the new garbage cans many months ago, I…

  • Aug 24, 2020
LETTER: Containers present a difficult challenge
LETTER: Remember the input of Qualicum Beach residents

LETTER: Remember the input of Qualicum Beach residents

Re: ‘Show respect as part of process’ (Letters, PQB News, Aug. 12)…

  • Aug 24, 2020
LETTER: Remember the input of Qualicum Beach residents
LETTER: It takes a village to raise a child

LETTER: It takes a village to raise a child

Regarding kids and noise. My wife and I live on a quiet…

  • Aug 15, 2020
LETTER: It takes a village to raise a child
LETTER: Show respect as part of the process

LETTER: Show respect as part of the process

As a strong proponent of community collaboration and community planning with clear…

  • Aug 15, 2020
LETTER: Show respect as part of the process
LETTER: PQB area needs upgraded recycling facilities

LETTER: PQB area needs upgraded recycling facilities

My wife and I live in Qualicum and bought our first EV…

  • Aug 8, 2020
LETTER: PQB area needs upgraded recycling facilities
LETTER: Parksville needs an EV fast charger

LETTER: Parksville needs an EV fast charger

I read with great disappointment the article in the July 15 PQB…

  • Aug 2, 2020
LETTER: Parksville needs an EV fast charger
LETTER: Life insurance important for young families

LETTER: Life insurance important for young families

As I read story after story about the untimely death of young…

  • Aug 1, 2020
LETTER: Life insurance important for young families