Letters


Not surprised at Trudeau’s about-face on electoral reform

The Editor: I am disappointed but not entirely surprised by Justin Trudeau’s abandonment of his oft-repeated promise that 2015 would be the last federal election under our outdated, unfair voting system. Our present first-past-the-post voting…


Tree-cutting: It falls to mayors and deputy mayors

The Editor: The Ontario Ministry of Environment has advised me that although they do not have a direct role in regulating the clearing of private property for the purposes of agriculture, the province does delegate…






Opinions are lovely: Now let’s focus on the facts

The Editor: Previous letter writers have brought attention to deforestation in SD&G. Theresa Bergeron based her letter on the 2016 report entitled Forest Cover and Trends Analysis 2026 released by the South Nation Conservation Authority….







My visit to Timothy Christian School

The Editor: My visit to TCS was a fun and informative one with the help of my tour guide, Kaylin VandenBroek. As I entered each class room I was greeted by some smiling faces. One…