Letters

LETTER: Meccano sets a great activity for kids

Among the activities for children while school is cancelled is making things.…

  • Apr 6, 2020

LETTER: Island Health keeping public in dark over Coronavirus

What a condescending and snooty “we know what’s best for you” statement…

  • Apr 2, 2020

LETTER: Shout out to Sooke grocer

I would just like to say what a great job the owners…

  • Apr 5, 2020

LETTERS: Hand sanitizer is vital for surviving COVID-19

Hand washing and social distancing are only part of the solution to…

  • Apr 4, 2020

LETTERS: People must learn to give and take from Earth

All humans were created only once. Living in all eras, life was…

  • Apr 4, 2020

LETTERS: Seniors left out of COVID-19 relief efforts

The utter indifference by all levels of government to the well-being of…

  • Apr 4, 2020
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LETTERS: Climate change a larger crisis than COVID-19

With the coronavirus now dominating all media and all discussion, we risk…

  • Apr 3, 2020

LETTERS: The need to scrap the plastic bag ban

Some grocery stores have temporarily banned reusable shopping bags due to their…

  • Apr 6, 2020

LETTERS: A musical tribute to Bonnie Henry

Here’s a variation on My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean which I…

  • Apr 3, 2020

LETTERS: Closure of Saanich Yard Waste Drop Off a blow to gardeners

The closure of the Yard & Garden Waste Drop Off is unnecessary…

  • Apr 2, 2020

LETTERS: Bailing out the oil and gas sector is a mistake

I am writing about the current Liberal government in Ottawa and their…

  • Apr 2, 2020

LETTERS: Working together to ensure store shelves are stocked

During these very difficult days, I want to thank our three major…

  • Mar 27, 2020

LETTERS: Oak Bay must give new thought to budget

I understand that the COVID-19 pandemic is occupying almost all our attention…

  • Mar 27, 2020

LETTERS: Looking forward to more regional coordination in community planning

Re: Central Saanich pushes for more regional planning (PNR March 18) The…

  • Mar 27, 2020

LETTERS: Oak Bay scholarship performance rescheduled to September

Re: Sinatra and the Count benefit concert for Sno’uyutth Legacy Scholarship for…

  • Mar 27, 2020

LETTERS: Ear buds a safety concern

I ride my bike down Dallas Road often. I was going to…

  • Mar 27, 2020

LETTERS: Are we overreacting to COVID-19?

I have come to the conclusion over the past week or so…

  • Mar 26, 2020

LETTERS: MP’s remarks to St. Margaret’s School were disturbing

Re: Elizabeth May talks about women and climate activism at St. Margaret’s…

  • Mar 26, 2020

LETTERS: Changes to animal collection don’t add up

Sorry Saanich, but basic mathematics undoes the preposterous proposal that 300 dead…

  • Mar 26, 2020

LETTERS: Canada needs to act on the Global Polio Initiative

What is the government waiting for? The international community has pledged a…

  • Mar 26, 2020