Letters

Principals welcome students back to school in Agassiz and Harrison

ACE, Agassiz Christian, Kent and AESS principals welcome their students back for another year

LETTER: Harrison utility fee change worrisome

Harrison resident Barbara Dramer shares her concerns about switching back to annual billing

  • Sep 1, 2019

LETTER: Conquer Cancer rider moved by hand-written message of thanks

‘Never underestimate the value of cheering someone on’

LETTER: Harrison should reconsider paving boat launch

Letter writer Ed Wood shares his concerns about stormwater runoff from the new pavement

  • Aug 25, 2019

LETTER: Fisheries letter invites colonized misinformation

Leah Ballantyne writes to share her disappointment in a recent letter to the Observer

LETTER: Recreational angling has low-impact on Fraser salmon

Jason Tonelli writes about his displeasure at the call to close recreational fishing on the Fraser

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LETTERS: B.C. Views column downplays urgency of climate change

‘Tom Fletcher should propose real solutions to climate crisis’

  • Aug 13, 2019

LETTER: Locals are the first response

Harrison resident John Allen writes about 911 telling locals to stay away from emergency situations

  • Aug 11, 2019

LETTER: Agassiz RCMP commander says goodbye

Sgt. Darren Rennie is leaving the Agassiz RCMP after four years in his post. These are his words.

LETTER: Don’t forget Agassiz’s hops heritage

Harvey Andrew shares his thoughts on Agassiz’s status at the corn capital

  • Aug 4, 2019

LETTER: Crime is the new normal

Agassiz resident Harvey Andrew writes about the seeming crime spree that hit the area this month

  • Jun 29, 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

LETTER: Harrison needs trees, not a new parking lot

Harrison resident Janne Perrin reminds council that trees are important too

LETTER: My grief does fill my lungs

Coral McFadden shares her thoughts on the new art installation at the Ranger Station Gallery

  • Jun 9, 2019

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

Union representative responds to Tom Fletcher’s column

  • Jun 5, 2019

LETTER: Bouquets to my neighbours for helping me heal

Christene Fitzgerald thanks her Agassiz neighbours for helping her out after a fall

  • May 26, 2019

LETTER: Agassiz’s amazing new pump station

Edward Monro talks about Hammersley Pump, but also the need for driver support on Mount Woodside

  • May 25, 2019

LETTER: E-Comm makes connections for ambulance

E-Comm’s executive director explains why ambulances aren’t in their jurisidiction

  • May 25, 2019

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

Bridge, highway projects awarded to companies, not unions

  • May 21, 2019

LETTER: Emergencies can wait on Sasquatch Mountain

Hemlock Valley resident Andy Ibbetson writes about his concerns on the new E-comm 911 service

  • May 20, 2019