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<b>LETTER: </b> School board calls for transparency in letter to Lecce

LETTER: School board calls for transparency in letter to Lecce

'A perception currently exists that approvals are influenced by community and political advocacy more than the actual merits of the proposed projects,' reads letter
<b>LETTER:</b> Parent calls on area MPP to champion smaller classes

LETTER: Parent calls on area MPP to champion smaller classes

After what happened in long-term care homes, elected officials will not be forgiven 'should a calamity befall our children,' says letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> Cancer survivor urges citizens to support Terry Fox Run

LETTER: Cancer survivor urges citizens to support Terry Fox Run

I ask you to skip your morning coffee out and donate the money to the Terry Fox Foundation to help ensure more success stories like mine, says letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> Teachers' union outlines its back-to-school concerns around COVID

LETTER: Teachers' union outlines its back-to-school concerns around COVID

'The lack of true consultation with education workers and an offensively inadequate budget will result in increased cases of COVID-19 within the schools,' says union
<b>LETTER:</b> Government will blame school boards if return to classes 'goes south'

LETTER: Government will blame school boards if return to classes 'goes south'

The feeling is that the province is shifting blame ahead of return to school, letter writer says
<b>LETTER:</b> We must step up and demand better for our elders

LETTER: We must step up and demand better for our elders

'The race for ever-increasing profits and stricter efficiencies has gutted the services and care that we expect for our elders,' says letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> Morneau's departure should usher change, says reader

LETTER: Morneau's departure should usher change, says reader

A man who quits his job during the worst health and economic crisis, as NDP MP Charlie Angus pointed out, is no man worth keeping, Barrie resident writes
<b>LETTER:</b> Confederate flag illustrates the 'evil power of a symbol,' says reader

LETTER: Confederate flag illustrates the 'evil power of a symbol,' says reader

'Because white supremacy is another form of terrorism on the rise, any such incidents should be investigated by the police,' says Barrie resident
<b>LETTER:</b> Citizens urged to weigh in on structure of county council

LETTER: Citizens urged to weigh in on structure of county council

Simcoe County council will consider the future makeup of the regional government at its September meeting, says letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> Is there a better way to encourage minorities to seek office?

LETTER: Is there a better way to encourage minorities to seek office?

Racial privilege is often like colour-blindness; when everyone comes from the same background, harmony is a guarantee, says letter writer