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LETTERS: Large corporations must be held accountable in COVID fight

Editor: Along with the thick criticism thrown at politicians vacationing abroad during…

  • Jan 21, 2021

 

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LETTERS: Right of occupancy, but no real political power for Canada’s Indigenous people

Editor: Re: McCallum says First Nations are treated ‘better in Surrey literally…

  • Jan 21, 2021

 

The City of White Rock is to extend the parking time limit for street parking. Earlier this month, the city opened waterfront parking on West Beach (pictured) for residents only. (Aaron Hinks photo)

LETTERS: Extension of free waterfront parking would benefit businesses

Editor: Why does the City of White Rock cut off the free…

  • Jan 21, 2021

 

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LETTERS: Surrey budget must be reviewed, assessed

Editor: The following email was sent to Premier J. Horgan and MLAs…

  • Jan 21, 2021
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LETTERS: No benefit to Surrey policing transition

Editor: The news that Harley Chappell remains on the Surrey Police board…

  • Jan 21, 2021
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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
senior care (Courtesy photo)
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LETTERS: Whitebirch redevelopment plans have been well-communicated

Tenant looks forward to enjoying amenities in new building

  • Jan 14, 2021
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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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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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