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Citizen science on a small Vancouver island Coho stream. (Public Fishery Alliance)

LETTER: Public Fishery Alliance clarifies stance on ways to restore B.C.’s salmon population

‘Fishing is enjoyable, but that’s not why the public fishery supports adipose fin clipping all chinook production’

  • Jan 14, 2021
senior care (Courtesy photo)

LETTERS: Long-standing issues of senior care must be addressed

Pandemic has revealed the shortcomings of long-term care in Canada

  • Jan 14, 2021
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LETTERS: Whitebirch redevelopment plans have been well-communicated

Tenant looks forward to enjoying amenities in new building

  • Jan 14, 2021
Events that draw people to the Waterfront make for an unsafe walking environment during the ongoing pandemic, writes A.J. Chapman. (Aaron Hinks photo)

LETTERS: Nowhere safe to walk during COVID-19 pandemic

White Rock’s waterfront and surrounding residential area overcrowded

  • Jan 14, 2021
Events that draw people to the Waterfront make for an unsafe walking environment during the ongoing pandemic, writes A.J. Chapman. (Aaron Hinks photo)
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LETTER: Developer was unfairly tarnished

Tenants of Whitebirch building have been treated well, writes M.R. Becker

  • Jan 14, 2021
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Pattullo Bridge replacement is one of a group of major construction projects due to begin in B.C. with union-only labour. (Black Press Media)

LETTER: Compulsory trades training for B.C. apprentices makes sense

B.C. Building Trades women’s group endorses NDP’s move

  • Jan 7, 2021
Pattullo Bridge replacement is one of a group of major construction projects due to begin in B.C. with union-only labour. (Black Press Media)
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LETTERS: Card from Zach was a pleasant surprise

Editor: I received an unexpected Christmas card from Zach, who attends White…

  • Jan 7, 2021
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LETTERS: Writer would report ‘super spreader’ gathering without hesitation

Editor: A recent Peace Arch News online poll asked the question, “Would…

  • Jan 7, 2021
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Late comedian, MC and guitar-playing impressionist Gerry Owens (1954-2020), seen as he appeared in the 1980s, is warmly remembered in White Rock and South Surrey. (Contributed photo)

LETTERS: Tribute to Gerry Owens greatly appreciated

Editor: Re: Popular Peninsula comic ‘always left ‘em laughing, Dec. 24 I…

  • Jan 7, 2021
Late comedian, MC and guitar-playing impressionist Gerry Owens (1954-2020), seen as he appeared in the 1980s, is warmly remembered in White Rock and South Surrey. (Contributed photo)
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LETTERS: Writer felt well cared for at Peace Arch Hospital

Editor: The other week the old body chemistry went ‘flooey’ and I…

  • Jan 7, 2021
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LETTERS: ‘Aghast’ at PAN Poll response

Shocking to retired public health nurse that so many wouldn’t report partiers

  • Jan 6, 2021
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LETTERS: Nothing but praise for Meals on Wheels

Editor: I cannot praise Meals on Wheels volunteers enough. Through wind and…

  • Jan 6, 2021
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LETTERS: Little chance of COVID transmission outdoors

Editor: Re:Jogging on promenade not wise, Dec. 17 letters I think if…

  • Dec 31, 2020
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LETTERS: Tell us the actual cost of the Surrey Police Service

Editor: The Surrey general tax is held at 2.9 per cent. Sounds…

  • Dec 31, 2020
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LETTERS: Social distancing, mask rules not being enforced

Editor: As residents of South Surrey/White Rock, we are extremely concerned about…

  • Dec 31, 2020
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LETTERS: Saddened, not surprised by letter urging joggers to stay off promenade

Editor: Re: Jogging on promenade not wise, Dec. 17 letters I was…

  • Dec 30, 2020
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LETTERS: Thanks to all who help emergency weather shelter function

Editor: The volunteer team at the Emergency Weather Shelter (EWS) wishes to…

  • Dec 29, 2020
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LETTERS: BC teachers’ human rights are being violated

Editor: The government is violating teachers’ rights by exposing them to mental…

  • Dec 24, 2020
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LETTERS: Quick fix for communication crisis

The more we can do to ease burden on overworked health care providers, the better

  • Dec 24, 2020
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LETTERS: Petitions are a symptom of a problem

Editor: Re: Petitions show loss of faith in democratic process, Dec. 10…

  • Dec 24, 2020
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