Letters








Railway line turned 130 years old this month

The Editor: Before too much time goes by let’s note an important milestone for Winchester, Chesterville and Kemptville and the whole region. It was 130 years ago, on Sept. 1, 1887, that the first Canadian…




So many reasons to keep Benson Public School open

The Editor: I am a parent of a student that attended a school in the UCDSB.  It was Benson Public School in Edwardsburg/Cardinal Township.  I am fully aware that the board has successfully let enough…


Sorry to see the old school go

The Editor: I’m contacting you in the hope that you may be the best source of local information for the Nation Valley. My family has deep roots in the Nation Valley. My grandmother (Laura Munro)…


Why Charlie Angus is my choice as NDP Leader

The Editor: As a member of the NDP in SDSG since 2004, I strongly believe that Charlie Angus, the NDP M.P. for Timmons-James Bay, is the progressive leader to renew the federal NDP, to inspire…