Letters

LETTERS: Doctors speak out on surgical wait times for B.C. patients

‘Governments know they will lose private clinic lawsuit’

  • Aug 15th, 2018

LETTER: Sir John A. Macdonald’s role in residential schools

Canada’s first prime minister was progressive for his time

  • Aug 9th, 2018

LETTER: Andrew Scheer may be most underrated political leader in Western world

Former MP John Weston writes about an evening he hosted with the federal Conservative leader

  • Jul 16th, 2018

LETTER: Things back on track at Kennedy Seniors Centre café

After troubles with menu and food quality, the Kennedy Society’s president says it’s looking up

  • Jul 15th, 2018

LETTER: Cafeteria woes drive North Delta seniors away

When the cafeteria left the Kennedy Seniors Recreation Centre, so did some of the seniors

  • Jun 14th, 2018

LETTER: ‘Golden handshake’ not right for Delta council

“To complain, once elected, that the compensation … is inadequate is at least a little bit disingenuous”

  • Jun 14th, 2018
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Celebrating International Cat Day in North Delta
Delta holds first pride picnic
Amtrak train passes through the Delta Nature Reserve
House fire at 84th and 112th in North Delta, July 23, 2018

LETTER: Old-style politics is easier to cover

B.C.’s current party system offers more conflict, fewer solutions

B.C. Grade 8 student pens letter to premier on residential schools

Terrace teen writes current school curriculum underplays past violations of basic human rights

  • May 2nd, 2018

LETTER: Self-driving technology should not be allowed on our roads

“I personally refuse to share the roads with driver-less cars, in whatever form they take.”

  • Apr 22nd, 2018

Equality, Indigenous equality

Letter from chiefs applauds efforts being made with federal budget

  • Mar 26th, 2018

LETTERS: Two views of oil pipeline protests

U.S. and other petroleum-rich countries aren’t cutting production

‘Dream big’ to improve Delta’s sports facilities, says Delta MP

“My call to you is that we all work together to take Delta to the next level.”

  • Mar 17th, 2018

LETTER: It wasn’t the silver medal that let us down in Olympic hockey game

‘It isn’t whether you win or lose – it’s how you play the game.’

  • Mar 1st, 2018

B.C. mom shares the heartbreak of an addicted child

With every fiber of my being as his mother, I have stood resolutely, phone in hand, and said No, I cannot help you with that.

  • Feb 23rd, 2018

LETTER: House size caps should be removed for all Delta communities

“Bylaws like housing caps may have served a purpose in the past, but need to be updated now.”

  • Feb 17th, 2018

Delta residents weigh in on proposed zoning bylaw

Changes to rules governing secondary suites and parking have some readers fired up

  • Feb 8th, 2018

LETTER: Weaver fiddles while B.C.’s economic prospects burn

Skeena MLA warns of damage to B.C. investment from Green threats

  • Feb 6th, 2018

LETTER: Delta casino shouldn’t trump tennis courts

The proposed casino at the Delta Town & Country Inn would be taking away Delta’s only indoor court

  • Feb 4th, 2018

LETTER: Without a doubt, LRT is the best system for Surrey

Surrey Board of Trade CEO makes case for light rail in a letter to Mayors’ Council chair Derek Corrigan

  • Jan 23rd, 2018

LETTER: Gut-wrenching cancer column made this 67-year-old want to do better in life

Keven Drews’ story inspired me to embrace my life, love my kids and grandkids a little more

  • Jan 19th, 2018