Opinion

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LETTER: Keep the Civic Centre ice alive

From reader Glenn Macleod

  • Mar 25, 2021
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Photo: Bill Metcalfe

LETTER: Questioning a letter-writer’s facts

From reader Ron Robinson

  • Mar 25, 2021
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Photo: Bill Metcalfe

LETTER: FortisBC responds to a reader

From reader Blair Weston

  • Mar 24, 2021
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Photo: Bill Metcalfe

LETTER: ‘Grit, perseverance, hope and a few hip replacements’

From readers Judeth Betts and Laura Sacks

  • Mar 24, 2021
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Photo: Bill Metcalfe

LETTER: Support West Moberly First Nation against Site C

From reader Sandra Hartline

  • Mar 23, 2021
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LETTER: What does the 4 p.m. bus in Blewett cost?

From reader Brian Zacharias

  • Mar 19, 2021
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LETTER: Red dresses and the meaning of freedom

From reader Anita Melin

  • Mar 18, 2021
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Dog hugs are great, but dogs and their owners are also responsible for a couple slugs this week. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

HUGS AND SLUGS: Mount St. Francis is a minefield

We’ll let you read to find out why that is

Dog hugs are great, but dogs and their owners are also responsible for a couple slugs this week. Photo: Wikimedia Commons
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LETTER: Does MP Morrison have this much power?

From reader Ron Robinson

  • Mar 18, 2021
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LETTER: Celebrating our community’s humanity

From reader George Chandler

  • Mar 17, 2021
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LETTER: STEAM women missing from Star’s list

From reader Anne Simonen

  • Mar 16, 2021
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Fridays for Future is organizing a climate strike in Nelson for March 19. Photo: Submitted

COLUMN: Why a climate strike will occur March 19 in Nelson

Fridays for Future writes about the steps being taken to keep the event safe

Fridays for Future is organizing a climate strike in Nelson for March 19. Photo: Submitted
Nelson and District Chamber of Commerce executive director Tom Thomson. Photo: Tyler Harper
Nelson and District Chamber of Commerce executive director Tom Thomson. Photo: Tyler Harper
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LETTER: Nelson’s climate actions are meaningless

From reader Tom Prior

  • Mar 12, 2021
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There are no pandas in this week’s Hugs and Slugs. But look at these two! Who wouldn’t want a panda hug? Photo: Wikimedia Commons

HUGS AND SLUGS: Strong week for hugs

Readers were mostly in the mood to spread some good vibes

There are no pandas in this week’s Hugs and Slugs. But look at these two! Who wouldn’t want a panda hug? Photo: Wikimedia Commons
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LETTER: Fine-tuning the news

From reader Charles Jeanes

  • Mar 10, 2021
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A nurse prepares to vaccinate healthcare workers at a COVID-19 drive-thru immunization site in Coquitlam in this image supplied to the media by Fraser Health on March 8, 2021. (Fraser Health)

OPINION: Helping a 97-year-old man get his COVID vaccination appointment

Call centre inundated with 1.7 million calls while there are just 50,000 folks over 90 in B.C.

A nurse prepares to vaccinate healthcare workers at a COVID-19 drive-thru immunization site in Coquitlam in this image supplied to the media by Fraser Health on March 8, 2021. (Fraser Health)
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LETTER: Hazardous trees and more frequent storms

From reader Brian Zacharias

  • Mar 5, 2021
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