Letters

LETTER: Evoking God to oppose rainbow crosswalk is shameful

Gay man who grew up in Chilliwack responds to claim that the rainbow crosswalk is ‘unholy’

  • Jul 23, 2019

LETTER: Rainbow crosswalk celebrates inclusion

Writer affirms that sexuality is not an ideology

  • Jul 23, 2019

LETTER: Rainbow crosswalk is unholy

If created, letter writer will avoid that area of downtown

  • Jul 23, 2019
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76th anniversary of D-Day in Chilliwack - June 6, 2020

Reunion of elementary school classmates in Chilliwack 73 years after they last met

Letter-writer thanks The Progress for reconnecting her with a friend from long ago

  • Jul 19, 2019

LETTER: British Columbia’s forest industry crisis being made worse

Andrew Wilkinson warns of regulatory overload by John Horgan’s NDP

  • Jun 15, 2019

B.C. Building Trades, not taxpayers, financed my Red Seal training

Union representative responds to Tom Fletcher’s column

  • Jun 5, 2019

LETTER: Missive from a War Amp member 75 years after D-Day

Allan Bacon lost an arm in the war

  • Jun 5, 2019

LETTER: Fletcher ‘blurs reality’ on B.C. union public construction

Bridge, highway projects awarded to companies, not unions

  • May 21, 2019

LETTER: Chilliwack city hall has lost touch with reality

Pot shop near a school is no good but shelter near school is OK?

  • May 17, 2019

LETTER: Illegitimate squatters pose a serious risk

Lack of action has led to disgusting optics

  • May 17, 2019

LETTER: Thanks to first responders and bystanders

Often one encounters the nicest people under less than favourable circumstances

  • May 17, 2019

LETTER: Safeway staff will be greatly missed

Reader thanks those who worked at downtown store closing soon

  • May 7, 2019

LETTER: Woman shocked by treatment of mother

‘Stand up to racism. Do not deny its existence. It’s time,’ letter writer says

  • Apr 27, 2019

LETTER: Chilliwack trustee says she never suggested banning books

Setting record straight, she says, after backlash over meeting discussion

  • Apr 26, 2019

Building a better learning environment for B.C. students

Minister’s message for Education Week, April 23-27

  • Apr 20, 2019

‘It suggests to me that there are people still around who would no doubt burn books’

The article that appeared in The Progress on April 12 (page 1,…

  • Apr 18, 2019

LETTER: Chilliwack is becoming the city of billboards

A tongue-in-cheek letter about a reader’s view on advertising signage in the community

  • Apr 18, 2019

LETTER: Tom Fletcher didn’t let facts get in the way of climate change rant

‘Teachers prepare our children to participate in society’

  • Apr 18, 2019

LETTER: B.C.’s speculation tax is a wealth tax when it comes to second properties

Ingrid Rice is a cartoonist who lives in North Vancouver

  • Apr 15, 2019

LETTERS: Nurses union president calls Chilliwack ER wait times ‘unacceptable’

Says health authorities must actively address safe staffing levels for nurses

  • Apr 4, 2019