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LETTER: Shortage of local doctors hard to take

LETTER: Shortage of local doctors hard to take

No replacement, no reason given. Heart crushing
LETTER: Queen Victoria not kind to Canada's Indigenous

LETTER: Queen Victoria not kind to Canada's Indigenous

'We were impoverished and ruled under the Indian Act and subject to crooked ways of taking land from us because of the lumber resources'
Letter: We owe much to Queen Victoria

Letter: We owe much to Queen Victoria

The land that became Canada has been populated for thousands of years, but it only exists as a united sea-to-sea country because it was part of Queen Victoria’s Empire
LETTER: Conservation Authority's former HR director asks for gov't investigation into troubled organization

LETTER: Conservation Authority's former HR director asks for gov't investigation into troubled organization

'I am asking that the Minister appoint one or more investigators to investigate the North Bay Mattawa Conservation Authority (NBMCA) operations, administration, and Board of Directors conduct and cover-up of their own mistakes'
LETTER: Restoring respect and responsibility in Ontario's education system

LETTER: Restoring respect and responsibility in Ontario's education system

'It's unconscionable that some parents remain silent while school culture deteriorates to the point where students fear using the restroom and teachers and administrators are subjected to overt appalling disrespect'
LETTER: Which tax to axe?

LETTER: Which tax to axe?

If Mr. Poilievre really wants to help taxpayers save money, he could axe the federal excise tax or axe the GST/HST
Letter: Mayor's waterfront walk a 'symbolic gesture'

Letter: Mayor's waterfront walk a 'symbolic gesture'

'It's aimed at bolstering public relations rather than a substantive step toward resolving our community's challenges'
Letter: Why won't local dentists join the Dental Care Plan

Letter: Why won't local dentists join the Dental Care Plan

'I am 77 years old, with my own teeth that I have looked after all of my life, and want to keep what I have'
LETTER: Senior supports flying of Pride flag, urges tolerance

LETTER: Senior supports flying of Pride flag, urges tolerance

'So, to refuse a flag from a large group like the LGBT2S IS AN INSULT,  A SHOW OF DISCRIMINATION, OF NOT UNDERSTANDING A WAY OF LIFE, AND IN SOME CASES, HATE'
LETTER on Earth Day: Petroplastics must be replaced with bioplastic

LETTER on Earth Day: Petroplastics must be replaced with bioplastic

'We now find them everywhere on land, in the oceans, and even in our bodies. Their production is also a major cause of greenhouse gases'