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Letters to the Editor

Readers write about the importance of the HUB and the benefits of hosting the Commonwealth Games

  • Feb 16, 2021
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Letters to the Editor

A reader writes about the need for free prescription contraception in B.C.

  • Feb 10, 2021
John Hinds, CEO of News Media Canada (formerly Newspapers Canada) reads an email from PayPal at his office in Toronto on Friday, Feb. 10, 2017. Hinds called it “scary” after PayPal froze his organization’s payments account over a weekly newspaper story about a Syrian refugee family in Manitoba. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Colin Perkel

LETTER: It’s time for Canadian politicians to ‘level the digital playing field’ for news

‘Google and Facebook… control the onramp to the internet highway in Canada’

  • Feb 4, 2021
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Readers write about the Ashcroft HUB and the challenges surrounding dementia

  • Feb 3, 2021
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B.C. commercial fishers argue Canada’s oceans can play an important role in a new and revitalized economy, but only if the first step is to restore their natural productivity. (Black Press file photo)
B.C. commercial fishers argue Canada’s oceans can play an important role in a new and revitalized economy, but only if the first step is to restore their natural productivity. (Black Press file photo)
Dumping sign, January 2019, Photo credit: Eli Pousson

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Readers write about lazy dumpers and challenges to long-term care

  • Jan 27, 2021
Dumping sign, January 2019, Photo credit: Eli Pousson
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A reader writes about shovelling the sidewalks in Ashcroft

  • Jan 20, 2021
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Interior Health president and CEO Susan Brown. (Contributed)

COLUMN: Overcoming unimaginable odds in health care

Interior Health CEO Susan Brown reflects on 2020, expresses hope for 2021

  • Jan 14, 2021
Interior Health president and CEO Susan Brown. (Contributed)
Citizen science on a small Vancouver island Coho stream. (Public Fishery Alliance)

LETTER: Public Fishery Alliance clarifies stance on ways to restore B.C.’s salmon population

‘Fishing is enjoyable, but that’s not why the public fishery supports adipose fin clipping all chinook production’

  • Jan 14, 2021
Citizen science on a small Vancouver island Coho stream. (Public Fishery Alliance)
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The chair of the Christmas Hamper Committee extends thanks for so much kindness and generosity

  • Jan 8, 2021
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Pattullo Bridge replacement is one of a group of major construction projects due to begin in B.C. with union-only labour. (Black Press Media)

LETTER: Compulsory trades training for B.C. apprentices makes sense

B.C. Building Trades women’s group endorses NDP’s move

  • Jan 7, 2021
Pattullo Bridge replacement is one of a group of major construction projects due to begin in B.C. with union-only labour. (Black Press Media)
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Readers write about Christmas kindness and the supply of water to the Ashcroft Band

  • Dec 22, 2020
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Readers write about the Spences Bridge charging station and COVID-19 vaccinations

  • Dec 16, 2020
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Readers write about Cache Creek flood response and the naming of schools

  • Dec 2, 2020
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A reader writes about the rich and lengthy history of the Ashcroft Slough

  • Nov 25, 2020
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BC Teachers' Federation President Teri Mooring is asking parents of school-aged children to encourage the wearing of masks when possible in schools. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito)

LETTER: Teachers union encourages culture of mask wearing in B.C. schools

BCTF President Teri Mooring asks parents to talk with children about wearing masks in school

  • Nov 24, 2020
BC Teachers' Federation President Teri Mooring is asking parents of school-aged children to encourage the wearing of masks when possible in schools. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito)
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Readers write about sacred memories at the Ashcroft Slough and the need to work together

  • Nov 17, 2020
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LETTER: Joint replacement wait times in B.C.

Arthritis society’s call for government to make reducing wait times a priority

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Readers about old friends, the Ashcroft Slough, and rural Internet access

  • Nov 3, 2020
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Get your COVID-19 bubble vaccinated against influenza this year

The flu shot is one tool in the tool box to help protect yourself and others

  • Oct 28, 2020
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