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Letters to the Editor


LETTER: 'Lousy use of alcohol' led to tragic death

LETTER: 'Lousy use of alcohol' led to tragic death

'We still have too many people dying and being mangled on the roads because people continue to drink,' says letter writer
LETTER: Residents should not have to pay twice for water

LETTER: Residents should not have to pay twice for water

Letter writer wants to know 'how a municipal water system vanished' in Oro-Medonte
LETTER: Ice cream trucks in Orillia get cool reception

LETTER: Ice cream trucks in Orillia get cool reception

Letter writer bemoans council's decision to allow 'air-polluting stores on wheels' to operate
LETTER: King's Counsel title 'stinks of patronage'

LETTER: King's Counsel title 'stinks of patronage'

Designation provided by Ford government allows lawyers 'to appear much more than what they truly are,' says letter writer
LETTER: Barefoot in businesses? That's 'kinda gross'

LETTER: Barefoot in businesses? That's 'kinda gross'

Public safety should come first, so let's leave our shoes on when we go shopping or get something to eat in a restaurant, says letter writer
LETTER: Hwy. 11 makes more sense for Lightfoot tribute

LETTER: Hwy. 11 makes more sense for Lightfoot tribute

Highway 11 'goes right past Orillia and very close to where Gordon was laid to rest,' says letter writer
LETTER: No shirt, no shoes ... why no service?

LETTER: No shirt, no shoes ... why no service?

People should have the right to go anywhere they please without footwear and 'it will have no impact on others,' says letter writer
LETTER: Online News Act on the right track, says reader

LETTER: Online News Act on the right track, says reader

'The big tech giants, Google and Meta, have been pirating news from the Canadian news media and this is just plain wrong,' says letter writer
LETTER: New vehicles should have alcohol ignition interlocks

LETTER: New vehicles should have alcohol ignition interlocks

'It is my sincere hope that the federal government will mandate alcohol-detection technology at least in all newly built vehicles in the very near future'
LETTER: Reader says time for 'best before' dates has passed

LETTER: Reader says time for 'best before' dates has passed

Keep the 'prepared on' date and let customers decide what is still fresh enough to eat, says letter writer