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<b>LETTER:</b> Reader questions Nuttall's mayoral aspirations

LETTER: Reader questions Nuttall's mayoral aspirations

'Mr. Nuttall's record is full of controversial, poor and downright worrying decisions,' says Barrie resident
<b>LETTER:</b> Eliminating licence plate stickers will create more dangerous roads

LETTER: Eliminating licence plate stickers will create more dangerous roads

'This stunt is so blatant, it’s a joke. Clearly, someone thinks we are all stupid,' says Midland resident
<b>LETTER:</b> Putin called 'thug' stuck in past Cold War mentality

LETTER: Putin called 'thug' stuck in past Cold War mentality

'Forcing one's will on people or a country will only lead to more despair and chaos in this world,' letter writer says of Russia's attack on Ukraine
<b>LETTER:</b> Resident urges city to 'dream bigger' with performing arts centre

LETTER: Resident urges city to 'dream bigger' with performing arts centre

Reader asks, 'The population will double in the next 20 years in the Barrie region. Why sell people short and only build a 900-seat PAC?'
<b>LETTER:</b> Cannabis facility evidence of 'another planning failure' in Oro-Medonte

LETTER: Cannabis facility evidence of 'another planning failure' in Oro-Medonte

'The people of Oro-Medonte, particularly Shanty Bay, deserve better and they deserve answers from a township that continues to fail them,' says letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> Proper tree protection bylaw 'vitally important' in Barrie

LETTER: Proper tree protection bylaw 'vitally important' in Barrie

City hosting public information meeting later today to discuss 'made-for-Barrie' bylaw governing private trees
<b>LETTER:</b> Emergencies Act necessary because Ottawa was 'held hostage'

LETTER: Emergencies Act necessary because Ottawa was 'held hostage'

Reader says protesters thought 'freedom means being absolved from all the rules that keep us civilized and caring for each other'
<b>LETTER:</b> Public health measures, government oversight all around us

LETTER: Public health measures, government oversight all around us

'These folks (who are against public health protections) aren’t going away. We have to find a way to live with them,' says Barrie resident
<b>LETTER:</b> Canada could've been 'better friend' to Ukraine

LETTER: Canada could've been 'better friend' to Ukraine

'President Zelenskyy and his people have repeatedly asked us to provide lethal weapons and dispatch Canadian soldiers to the front line as a means of deterrence,' says Barrie resident
<b>LETTER:</b> Bradford Bypass will be short-term solution that might reduce traffic

LETTER: Bradford Bypass will be short-term solution that might reduce traffic

'The work week as we know it is changing. Thursday afternoon is becoming the new Friday afternoon,' says reader