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LETTER: We should not take our clean water for granted

LETTER: We should not take our clean water for granted

World Water Day, March 22, is an opportunity to reflect on the many threats to our water supply, says letter writer
LETTER: Put rhetoric aside, former cabinet minister urges

LETTER: Put rhetoric aside, former cabinet minister urges

Jean Charest not a 'Conservative of convenience' looking to 'relive a missed opportunity,' says Doug Lewis, who says it's vital to remember our history
LETTER: Teacher 'overjoyed' about new relaxed mask rules

LETTER: Teacher 'overjoyed' about new relaxed mask rules

'In-person learning should not continue to be compromised now that COVID is considered to be an endemic infection by many,' says Coldwater educator
LETTER: Putin merely a dictator showing 'unimaginable hatred' toward Ukraine

LETTER: Putin merely a dictator showing 'unimaginable hatred' toward Ukraine

'No one wants any kind of a dictatorial suppression of individual rights like what Putin's exhibiting in Ukraine,' says letter writer of Ukrainian descent
LETTER: Brassard says he's still waiting for Liberals to reinstate Lake Simcoe Clean-Up Fund

LETTER: Brassard says he's still waiting for Liberals to reinstate Lake Simcoe Clean-Up Fund

Barrie-Innisfil MP says Liberal announcement in 2019 along shores of Lake Simcoe 'was nothing more than an attempt at a last-minute vote grab'
LETTER: Reader says Russia's 'empire of lies and half-truths is collapsing'

LETTER: Reader says Russia's 'empire of lies and half-truths is collapsing'

'Asymmetrical or guerrilla warfare utilizes horrid tactics and plans no conventional military would willingly employ,' says Barrie resident
LETTER: College faculty union president wants good-faith bargaining

LETTER: College faculty union president wants good-faith bargaining

'We are not asking for any increase in wages. ... Rather, our biggest concern is that we have a workload model which is seriously outdated,' says letter-writer
LETTER: Cost of controlling invasive phragmites threatens municipal budgets

LETTER: Cost of controlling invasive phragmites threatens municipal budgets

'The dense roots impact municipal infrastructure by clogging drains, ditches and culverts causing road flooding and related damage,' Springwater resident says
LETTER: Springwater resident calls for action — not reports — to fight destructive caterpillars

LETTER: Springwater resident calls for action — not reports — to fight destructive caterpillars

'Left unchecked, this could end up costing the residents of Springwater thousands of dollars in devaluation of their property,' says letter-writer
LETTER: Global war triggered by Putin's actions 'remains distinct possibility'

LETTER: Global war triggered by Putin's actions 'remains distinct possibility'

'Putin is now the greatest danger to the survival of the world's population, or has the potential to be,' says Barrie resident