Letters to the editor

LETTER: Thanks, best wishes to Longmuirs

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

  • Sep 19, 2020


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: Lack of physicians in Parksville a troubling problem

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

  • Sep 18, 2020


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: Regional District of Nanaimo steps up to the plate

RDN is constructing a new bridge

  • Sep 4, 2020

LETTER: Extra effort from police is appreciated

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

  • Aug 26, 2020

LETTER: New garbage receptacles poorly designed

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

  • Aug 26, 2020

LETTER: Tourism and hospitality need government support

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

  • Aug 26, 2020

LETTER: Containers present a difficult challenge

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

  • Aug 24, 2020

LETTER: Pleas from big-name actors largely ignored

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

  • Aug 24, 2020

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: Show respect as part of the process

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

  • Aug 15, 2020

LETTER: PQB area needs upgraded recycling facilities

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

  • Aug 8, 2020

LETTER: Parksville needs an EV fast charger

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

  • Aug 2, 2020

LETTER: Joan LeMoine says thanks for a wonderful birthday

I just had the most amazing birthday, ever! Thank you, Mayor Ed…

  • Aug 1, 2020

LETTER: Life insurance important for young families

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

  • Aug 1, 2020

LETTER: Local residents should be the people’s voice

I read with interest your greenbelt planning article (PQB News, July 22)…

  • Aug 1, 2020

LETTER: Use your ears before you use your mouth

I sit from my front seat as a care provider in the…

  • Jul 9, 2020

LETTER: Don’t humiliate people for wearing masks

A young woman in our household recently went for coffee at a…

  • Jul 3, 2020