Letters

LETTER: Taxes versus home prices

Media coverage regarding the cost of housing overshadows a much higher cost …

  • Aug 31, 2017
Speed limits are raised to 120 km/h on Highway 97C and other divided highways in remote areas, July 2014. (Black Press files)

Speed and weed aren’t helping ICBC

Readers call for electronic enforcement, car insurance competition

  • Aug 31, 2017
Speed limits are raised to 120 km/h on Highway 97C and other divided highways in remote areas, July 2014. (Black Press files)

LETTER: Litterers are scumbags

Garbage on the side of the roads is absolutely disgusting

  • Aug 24, 2017
Grizzly bear triplets with their mother. (B.C. Ministry of Forests)

Killing bears, one way or another

B.C. hunters speak out about grizzly hunt, wildlife management

  • Aug 23, 2017
Grizzly bear triplets with their mother. (B.C. Ministry of Forests)
LETTER: Minimum wage may not be a comfortable living wage, but it is a start

LETTER: Minimum wage may not be a comfortable living wage, but it is a start

I have been listening with interest to comments and concerns regarding increase to minimum wage.

  • Aug 19, 2017
LETTER: Minimum wage may not be a comfortable living wage, but it is a start
LETTER: Bring back photo radar

LETTER: Bring back photo radar

I saw the positive effects of this in Edmonton, when the new ring freeway was completed

  • Aug 18, 2017
LETTER: Bring back photo radar

LETTER: Ag land lost, future jobs lost

City of Abbotsford is proposing to change agricultural land into industrial land …

  • Jul 27, 2017

LETTER: Delivering our own garbage

No fun taking recyclables to four different locations

  • Jul 27, 2017

LETTER: Don’t expect government to act reasonably

Nothing happens in a vacuum, proven once more by the intersection of two front-page stories

  • May 26, 2017

LETTER: Paying their kindness forward

Kind act in restaurant made our day

  • May 26, 2017

LETTER: Editorial point not supported by facts

May 12 editorial makes a point not supported by the facts

  • May 25, 2017

LETTER: Don’t paint all students with the same brush

In regards to Leonard Remple letter to the editor in The News

  • May 5, 2017

LETTER: Butting out is the right decision

Commending pending decision of city council to prohibit smoking of all kinds in park

  • May 5, 2017

LETTER: Rethink Beaver Street plan

I could not believe what I read in the paper saying Beaver Street was going to get a sidewalk

  • May 5, 2017

LETTER: Need strict rules for LNG go-ahead

I’d like to support LNG, because I hope that it will replace coal

  • May 4, 2017

LETTER: Silence is golden

Many people in Abbotsford are looking forward to implementation of new noise bylaw

  • May 4, 2017
Letter: ‘Province illegally stripped contracts’

Letter: ‘Province illegally stripped contracts’

Tom Fletcher has once again decided to take a dig at teachers, this time in an attempt to sway voters.

  • Apr 29, 2017
Letter: ‘Province illegally stripped contracts’
THE NEWS/files                                Residents in Maple Ridge have started a petition to quiet train whistles.

Letters: Trains through Pitt ‘lay on those horns’

I agree with Marilyn Cowie when she says that these are not “whistles” but “blasts.”

  • Apr 29, 2017
THE NEWS/files                                Residents in Maple Ridge have started a petition to quiet train whistles.

LETTER: Excessive tax charged on natural gas

Concerned about the carbon tax

  • Apr 29, 2017