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LETTER: Such a kind anniversary gesture

Couple out for 35th anniversary dinner has meal paid for by couple on 30th

  • Aug 5, 2022

 

HandyDART. (Black Press file)

LETTER: HandyDART drivers not being treated fairly

‘Reliable transit service isn’t possible without offering good working conditions, wages, and benefits’

  • Aug 5, 2022

 

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LETTER: Regular vehicle inspections and speeding enforcement is needed

There are too many loud vehicles on the road

  • Jul 29, 2022

 

Pope Francis is greeted by George Arcand, Grand Chief of the Confederacy of Treaty Six First Nations, as he arrives in Edmonton on Sunday, July 24, 2022. His visit to Canada is aimed at reconciliation with Indigenous people for the Catholic Church’s role in residential schools.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

LETTER: Pope’s hand kiss may not suffice for many

Indigenous people suffered immense inhumanity

  • Jul 29, 2022
Pope Francis is greeted by George Arcand, Grand Chief of the Confederacy of Treaty Six First Nations, as he arrives in Edmonton on Sunday, July 24, 2022. His visit to Canada is aimed at reconciliation with Indigenous people for the Catholic Church’s role in residential schools.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
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LETTER: New COVID subvariant resists immunity

Recent scare raises concerns over what’s ahead

  • Jul 15, 2022
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LETTER: A kind gesture between generations

Couple celebrating 62nd wedding anniversary receive a nice surprise

  • Jul 15, 2022
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LETTER: Poor traffic line painting causing safety concerns

‘What will it take to increase the safety of our roadways with the upkeep of visible paint lines?’

  • Jul 15, 2022
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LETTER: Kids are going to explore their sexuality whether Chilliwack school trustees like it or not

If it causes discomfort, they need to step down to make room for those looking after kids’ future

  • Jul 8, 2022
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LETTER: Drug dealers are selling poison

They should be charged with attempted murder

  • Jul 8, 2022
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LETTER: Chilliwack gas prices should not include Metro Vancouver transit tax

Maybe service stations overcharging should be held to account for their actions

  • Jul 8, 2022
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LETTER: Millions of people are slaves, but not you

Those holding ‘Freedom not slavery’ signs don’t see their own hypocrisy and don’t understand slavery

  • Jul 8, 2022
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LETTER: Quit looking for hidden agendas under every rock

‘We should be proud of our teacher-librarians in our school district’

  • Jul 8, 2022
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Skelton Park on Young Road in Chilliwack on June 30, 2022. (Paul Henderson/ Chilliwack Progress)

LETTER: City of Chilliwack staff doing great garden work

A wonderful display at Skelton Park

  • Jul 8, 2022
Skelton Park on Young Road in Chilliwack on June 30, 2022. (Paul Henderson/ Chilliwack Progress)
Chilliwack School Trustee Heather Maahs (right) suggested people within Chilliwack SD33 are "grooming children" during an appearance with fellow trustee Barry Neufeld (middle) on an internet talk show hosted by Laura-Lynn Tyler Thompson. (Screenshot)

LETTER: School trustees who talk of book bans are hypocritical

There aren’t any conditions of ‘love thy neighbour’ in the Bible

  • Jun 30, 2022
Chilliwack School Trustee Heather Maahs (right) suggested people within Chilliwack SD33 are "grooming children" during an appearance with fellow trustee Barry Neufeld (middle) on an internet talk show hosted by Laura-Lynn Tyler Thompson. (Screenshot)
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LETTER: Most racist biases are learned and not innate

‘The earliest years are typically the best time to instill and even solidify positive social-interaction life skills’

  • Jun 30, 2022
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LETTER: Youth aren’t choosing phones over a loving family

Reader responds to letter writer opposed to giving cellphones to kids in care

  • Jun 24, 2022
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Chilliwack School Trustee Heather Maahs (right) suggested people within Chilliwack SD33 are “grooming children” during an appearance with fellow trustee Barry Neufeld (middle) on an internet talk show hosted by Laura-Lynn Tyler Thompson. (Screenshot)

LETTER: School trustee Heather Maahs says some books make children unsafe

‘Their innocence has been violated’

  • Jun 24, 2022
Chilliwack School Trustee Heather Maahs (right) suggested people within Chilliwack SD33 are “grooming children” during an appearance with fellow trustee Barry Neufeld (middle) on an internet talk show hosted by Laura-Lynn Tyler Thompson. (Screenshot)
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LETTER: Cats are beautiful yet often misunderstood

Boggles the mind how much violent contempt there is out there for homeless/stray and feral cats

  • Jun 17, 2022
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Chilliwack-Hope MP Mark Strahl. (Black Press file)

LETTER: MP Strahl blames Trudeau for cost-of-living crisis

Strahl responds to letter criticizing his constituency flyer

  • Jun 17, 2022
Chilliwack-Hope MP Mark Strahl. (Black Press file)
Amateur photographer Morgan Brown captured photos of this Canada Goose with the rare condition ‘leucism’ at Cultus Lake on May 19, 2022. (Morgan Brown photo)

LETTER: Pale-coloured goose is shunned by other geese

‘It appears being nervous or afraid of something or someone different is not just a human quality’

  • Jun 17, 2022
Amateur photographer Morgan Brown captured photos of this Canada Goose with the rare condition ‘leucism’ at Cultus Lake on May 19, 2022. (Morgan Brown photo)