Gun ban would have consequences for many

To the Editor: I am concerned about the government’s plans to ban more guns, and/or home firearm storage for hundreds of thousands of federally licensed hunters, farmers, recreational shooters and competitors. This would have major consequences for many of my family and friends in our riding and across the country. Hunting and shooting are important […]

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Health is wealth

To the Editor: Agree with Mark Shepherd! While there are honest doctors still, I consider doctors to be like people in any trade — carpentry, plumbing, mechanics — who will extract more money from the consumer by playing on fears and delivering their negative prognosis for more money! I saw my mother die of cancer […]

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Turple columns are of great interest

To the Editor: I just wanted to comment how very much I enjoyed Jim Turple’s article, “Elias and Sarah”. These local history articles are of great interest, and in my opinion, deepen our community’s sense of pride in its roots and identity. Thank you for running the article, and this reader would be delighted to […]

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Time to take action

To the Editor: Given that people have been in conflict with the pulp mill lately, I’d like to point out that we are far from being alone with our fight for the future. Many people around here are concerned with jobs, and I understand that. However, your job won’t matter if you’re not alive to […]

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