Letters

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

LETTER: Remembering the royal May Days of the 1950s

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

  • May 29, 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: Supporting local seniors during COVID

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

  • May 22, 2020

LETTER: PM’s gun ban ‘reeks of dictatorship’

Editor: Mr. Pavick, in his letter to the editor (Hope Standard, May…

  • May 22, 2020
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LETTER: KSM mine underwent ‘comprehensive, transparent peer-reviewed environmental assessment’

Seabridge Gold’s KSM project did incorporate independent and peer-reviewed science

  • May 19, 2020

LETTER: Strahl ‘doesn’t have his ear to the ground’ on local crime, issues

Resident criticizes MP’s focus on shooting down Trudeau’s gun ban

  • May 16, 2020

LETTER: Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon MP critical of Trudeau’s firearms ban

Editor, “You don’t need an AR-15 to bring down a deer,” Prime…

  • May 16, 2020

LETTER: Free ‘psychological first aid’ for people experiencing stress, anxiety or uncertainty

Editor: In partnership with UBC’s Okanagan campus, the BC Psychological Association (BCPA)…

LETTER: Remembering Sheriff Teasle

Editor, Brian Dennehy gone at 81. Brian was the sheriff who was…

  • May 8, 2020

LETTER: Our continued commitment to help keep residents informed and communities strong

London Drugs knows the value of supporting community newspapers

  • May 8, 2020

COLUMN: From flattening the COVID-19 curve to Team B.C. recovery

B.C. business leaders say they’re ready to restart economy

  • Apr 30, 2020

LETTER: London Drugs president supports local news

‘We are continuing our commitment to print our flyers and distribute them through community newspapers’

  • Apr 30, 2020

LETTER: Spitfire concerts in the war years, solitary walks and waves amid COVID

Editor: I was born in Scotland during the war years, a time…

  • Apr 25, 2020

LETTER: When the dust settles, humanity will step up

Editor’s note: A young man,on his way home from B.C. to Saskatchewan…

  • Apr 25, 2020

LETTER: A little one’s love to Mr. Popsicle Man

Editor: I have the enormous privilege of being a very proud grandpa…

  • Apr 18, 2020

Community projects in Boston Bar, Hope get monetary boost

Art, community and cadets get funding from gaming grants

  • Apr 10, 2020

LETTER: Don’t stand so close to me, in the grocery line

Editor, I think it is important that we have been told by…

  • Apr 5, 2020

LETTER: Come together against COVID-19, it’s the only way

Editor, The recent events created from the spread of the coronavirus, or…

  • Apr 5, 2020