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Letters to the Editor


LETTER: Dog deserved at least an attempted rescue

LETTER: Dog deserved at least an attempted rescue

'The chief and those men around him could have shown leadership, a little courage, and taken appropriate action to do a rescue,' says letter writer
LETTER: Orillia Song was better promotion than city video

LETTER: Orillia Song was better promotion than city video

'In a humorous way, it did a far better job of depicting Orillia,' letter writer says of popular video posted to YouTube 17 years ago
LETTER: Likening tax, rent hikes 'oversimplifies' issue

LETTER: Likening tax, rent hikes 'oversimplifies' issue

'Tax revenue can be used strategically to ... address the root causes of homelessness,' says letter writer
LETTER: Council 'intimidated' by Barrie police budget

LETTER: Council 'intimidated' by Barrie police budget

'A public review of the police budget is necessary to enhance public confidence in our police service,' says letter writer
LETTER: 'No doubt' Horseshoe Valley water system is municipal

LETTER: 'No doubt' Horseshoe Valley water system is municipal

'Once a water system achieves municipal status, it is virtually impossible for it to legally become non-municipal and private,' says letter writer
LETTER: 'Shortsighted' federal policies hurting Canadians

LETTER: 'Shortsighted' federal policies hurting Canadians

Midland resident says federal government 'must take responsibility for the mess' it's created
LETTER: Canadians struggling while 'rich helping the rich'

LETTER: Canadians struggling while 'rich helping the rich'

'Our political leaders are fully aware of this fact and even encourage it,' says letter writer
LETTER: Neglect showing at historic Nancy Island in Wasaga

LETTER: Neglect showing at historic Nancy Island in Wasaga

'I realize budgets are tight, but our culture and parks are so important,' says letter writer
LETTER: More balance needed in column about raw dog food

LETTER: More balance needed in column about raw dog food

'My only interest in writing this letter is to hopefully provide a little balance,' says letter writer
LETTER: Speed cameras, signs and lights need to be synced

LETTER: Speed cameras, signs and lights need to be synced

'If the cameras cannot be programmed to reflect the lights, then perhaps they were a bad choice,' says letter writer