Dear Editor,

I see where the gun lobby, including Mr. NRA and conceal weapons supporter) has decided that Canada is persecuting gun owners. Nonsense!

Many democratic countries, such as New Zealand, Australia, GB, France, Germany, etc., have banned certain types of weapons for the protection of their citizens. Owning a weapon is a privilege, not a right. Some folks believe, incorrectly, that they have a constitutional right to posses military type weapons. No they don’t! They’re confu

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To the Editor,

I warned earlier this year, in a letter to the editor of this paper, that there were going to be some repercussions to the increasing problems of climate change. I suggested that people would have to compromise in order to reduce the amount of pollution that is taking place because of things we, including myself, are doing.

I said:

• We are going to have to become more self-sufficient in our food production

• We will have to reduce the number of unnecessary trips we are

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Dear Editor,

Nothing should surprise us from our PM, he has never seen A Billion he didn’t want to give to some country where it will disappear into some despot’s Swiss bank account. The latest is $845 Million to the WHO which shilled for the Chinese government over COVID-19, instead of increased funding there should be none. The sad fact is all of these funds are borrowed which future generations will have to pay back and present generations will suffer reduced services because of d

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Dear Editor,

By and large, politics is akin to screaming in a vacuum. It may be that the issues are not worth debating, I mean who really cares about road bans and utilities, chickens and bylaws? Presumably the council does, but what purpose can the council serve or how much do they really care if there is no debate and every motion receives near unanimous support? I am not writing about our county council, I am speaking of our provincial legislature. Debate is the only means by which some ideas

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