Letters

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Beware of the friendly Hope Wendigo

Prepare to get a little bit spooked as you read this scary story submitted by Sydni Lane

  • Oct 30, 2020
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LETTER: Trump in Canada?

Editor: What’s with the guy with the Trump signs on his lawn?…

One Hope resident is calling on Mayor and council to designate indoor spaces for seniors to meet safely this winter, during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. (Besnopile/Pixabay photo)

LETTER: Need for meeting space for Hope seniors, as COVID and winter is upon us

Editor: The tragedy of the COVID virus has been well documented, however,…

  • Oct 18, 2020

LETTER: Longtime Hope company, developing gravel pit, supports our community

Letter writer in support of Emil Anderson Construction’s plans for a gravel pit in Silver Creek

  • Sep 6, 2020

LETTER: Pandemic shines a light on ‘chronic underfunding’ of B.C.’s parks

Editor: The current health pandemic has shone a light on the cracks…

  • Sep 5, 2020

MLA’s view: Back-to-school season, in unfamiliar times

For parents, students, and teachers across the province, September is synonymous with…

  • Sep 5, 2020
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Clean up of derailed CN train carrying potash ongoing
Raw video from train derailment near Hope Sept. 14
Raw video: Sept. 8 accident Hwy 1 north of Hope
VIDEO: Suspected dine-and-dasher falls through ceiling of Burnaby restaurant

LETTER: District should move on cleaning up ‘eyesore’ at entrance to Hope

Editor: For the tourists travelling through Hope, this location either is the…

  • Aug 22, 2020

Overheard online: Your response to Hope’s first John Rambo carving

Hope’s newest chainsaw carving, a lifelike John Rambo in the well-known pose…

B.C.’s steelhead need our support: Fraser-Nicola MLA

Conservation of our natural wildlife is an important factor in keeping British…

  • Aug 10, 2020

LETTER: Time to rename British Columbia

One reader wants the province to create a more inclusive name for B.C.

  • Jul 20, 2020

LETTER: Kudos to Koot for bear rescues amid COVID-19 pandemic

Editor: Kudos to Lydia Koot, a humble, long time resident of Hope…

  • Jul 18, 2020

LETTER: Hope speed demons could prove deadly

Editor: I walk round Hope almost daily. The end of my walk…

  • Jul 13, 2020

Letter: William Tell Overture rings out over Kawkawa Lake

Editor: Thank you to Mr. Stevens, who lives on the shores of…

  • Jun 29, 2020

LETTER: Few masks on in Hope store a worry

Editor: I have never written a letter to the editor before, but…

  • Jun 28, 2020

Letter: Working together to support Hope

Editor: Though we have been kept apart for the last few months,…

  • Jun 22, 2020

LETTER: Colouring for a cause, a win-win for our Elders

Editor: June 15 is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD), as designated…

  • Jun 6, 2020

LETTER: Celebrating contribution of seniors in our community, amid COVID-19

Editor: Each year, the first week of June in British Columbia is…

  • Jun 6, 2020

MP: Gun ban won’t stop gun crime

Editor: I want to take this opportunity to respond to Mr. Pavick’s…

  • May 30, 2020

LETTER: Remembering the royal May Days of the 1950s

Editor: In the 50s, May Days were a very royal event. A…

  • May 29, 2020

LETTER: Supporting local seniors during COVID

Editor: Over a month after stay-at-home orders began there is a lot…

  • May 22, 2020