Letters

LETTER: Encounter with homeless man a positive thing

Editor: A few days ago I was walking down Wallace Street. I…

  • Feb 4, 2020

Letter: Ministers of Hope come together in support of housing project for homeless

Editor: As members of the Hope Ministerial Committee we are writing to…

  • Feb 3, 2020

Letter: Step up and help Legion with vandalism repairs

Editor: After reading your story about the vandalism I was angry and…

  • Feb 3, 2020
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LETTER: We need to thank those who work in public education

Andrea Sinclair is president of the BC Parent Advisory Councils

  • Jan 29, 2020

LETTER: Old enough to know what’s been lost in B.C. salmon

Stephen Hume writes about the lack of discussion on the province’s dwindling salmon population

  • Jan 16, 2020

LETTER: Mental health support group in Hope offers open arms

Peer-to-peer group meets regularly in Hope

  • Jan 16, 2020

LETTERS: Another year in Hope to remember, in rhyme

From ‘Garbage-gate’ to NIMBY-ism, this is the year that was

  • Dec 31, 2019

LETTER: Housing project will bring more homeless to Hope

Editor: An Open Letter to: Community Relations at B.C. Housing communityrelations@bchousing.org);and the…

  • Dec 23, 2019

LETTER: Rate hike for garbage ‘embarrasing’

Re: Hope’s garbage and recycling fees adjusting set to happen in the…

LETTER: Pharmacare could be the cure-all we need

Editor: Every day people across Canada, and right here in Hope, have…

  • Oct 25, 2019

LETTER: British Pensioners weigh in on election

Editor: As we approach another federal election all Canadians need to know…

  • Oct 21, 2019

LETTER: Middle class better off with Trudeau’s child benefit boost

It’s a transfer, not a tax cut, but it helps families get ahead

  • Oct 21, 2019

LETTER: On the future of salmon farming in B.C.

Ecologists have been sounding the alarm for decades

  • Oct 20, 2019

LETTERS: Wolf kills, wilderness protection and caribou recovery

Readers respond to Tom Fletcher’s column on B.C. program

  • Oct 17, 2019

LETTER: Hope needs to face its crime issues head on

Editor: This past week, for the second time in a few weeks,…

  • Oct 3, 2019

LETTER: Are we losing our identity in Hope?

Editor: I have been a happy subscriber to the Hope Standard for…

  • Oct 3, 2019

LETTER: Climate change a sign of a very sick Earth

Editor: Lived in B.C. all my 62 years and always saw a…

  • Sep 23, 2019

LETTER: Fences and gates on dike not how it was supposed to be

Editor: Re: Stan Kirkpatrick’s letter to the editor, Sept. 12, 2019 Stan…

  • Sep 20, 2019

LETTER: Sources in cannabis cultivation story could be better balanced

A reader responds to part of Black Press Media’s special series on cannabis agriculture in B.C.

  • Sep 19, 2019

LETTER: Take back the dikes, says resident

A town project is what’s needed along waterways

  • Sep 17, 2019