Letters to the editor

LETTER: Grocery store workers deserving of praise

LETTER: Grocery store workers deserving of praise

As an acolyte grocery shopper I must give praise to those working…

  • May 3, 2020
LETTER: Grocery store workers deserving of praise
LETTER: Mask-wearers are looking out for others

LETTER: Mask-wearers are looking out for others

Anyone of us can carry the coronavirus and be able to transmit…

  • May 3, 2020
LETTER: Mask-wearers are looking out for others
LETTER: Provincial parks decision not the right one

LETTER: Provincial parks decision not the right one

Can anyone explain why the B.C. government closed all local provincial parks?…

  • Apr 26, 2020
LETTER: Provincial parks decision not the right one
LETTER: Always best to be kind and thoughtful

LETTER: Always best to be kind and thoughtful

I’m a senior and today I had to bark at someone to…

  • Apr 19, 2020
LETTER: Always best to be kind and thoughtful
LETTER: Shame on those who didn’t stay at home

LETTER: Shame on those who didn’t stay at home

Shame on you. You didn’t stay home. The very first ferry and…

  • Apr 19, 2020
LETTER: Shame on those who didn’t stay at home
LETTER: Spare a thought for others in difficult times

LETTER: Spare a thought for others in difficult times

The world has got a problem And now it’s hit our shore,…

  • Apr 19, 2020
LETTER: Spare a thought for others in difficult times
Shame on those who didn’t stay away

Shame on those who didn’t stay away

Shame on you. You didn’t stay home. The very first ferry and…

  • Apr 14, 2020
Shame on those who didn’t stay away
LETTER: Be respectful of others while out shopping

LETTER: Be respectful of others while out shopping

I’m a senior and today I had to bark at someone to…

  • Apr 12, 2020
LETTER: Be respectful of others while out shopping
YOUR LETTERS: Who would have thought?

YOUR LETTERS: Who would have thought?

Who would have thought, in the blink of an eye, our lives…

  • Apr 8, 2020
YOUR LETTERS: Who would have thought?
YOUR LETTERS: Celebrating what is good in our world

YOUR LETTERS: Celebrating what is good in our world

During this very unsettled time in our world, we can all still…

  • Apr 8, 2020
YOUR LETTERS: Celebrating what is good in our world
Gas prices are too high in Parksville area

Gas prices are too high in Parksville area

I am fully supportive of supporting local businesses, especially those who have…

  • Mar 28, 2020
Gas prices are too high in Parksville area
People not listening to ‘stay at home’ warnings

People not listening to ‘stay at home’ warnings

It was disarming to see a large group of teenagers, some with…

  • Mar 28, 2020
People not listening to ‘stay at home’ warnings
Social distancing not being observed

Social distancing not being observed

This letter is for the two adults and two kids on bikes…

  • Mar 28, 2020
Social distancing not being observed
Lawn bowling club offers thanks

Lawn bowling club offers thanks

The Parksville Lawn Bowling Club would like to say thanks so much…

  • Mar 10, 2020
Lawn bowling club offers thanks
Thanks to those involved with Wounded Warriors run

Thanks to those involved with Wounded Warriors run

I would like to give thanks to the people who supported the…

  • Mar 10, 2020
Thanks to those involved with Wounded Warriors run
Housing needs to be actually affordable

Housing needs to be actually affordable

I have lived in Parksville many years, seeing many changes, the recent…

  • Mar 9, 2020
Housing needs to be actually affordable
Adults are a primary cause of bullying behaviour among children

Adults are a primary cause of bullying behaviour among children

After hearing much about the ongoing bullying problem that exists with today’s…

  • Mar 3, 2020
Adults are a primary cause of bullying behaviour among children
Coombs Family Day a rousing success

Coombs Family Day a rousing success

The Arrowsmith Agricultural Association and Arrowsmith Community Recreation Association would like to…

  • Mar 3, 2020
Coombs Family Day a rousing success
Quit stealing shopping carts

Quit stealing shopping carts

Do people not realize that it is wrong to take shopping carts…

  • Mar 3, 2020
Quit stealing shopping carts
Food security important for all

Food security important for all

As new residents we were surprised and pleased when a firefighter showed…

  • Feb 13, 2020
Food security important for all