Letters

LETTER: Freeway expansion not the long-term solution

Letter writer Aaron Ritchie questions those pushing to four-lane the highway east of 216th Street.

  • Feb 20th, 2018

B.C. mom shares the heartbreak of an addicted child

With every fiber of my being as his mother, I have stood resolutely, phone in hand, and said No, I cannot help you with that.

  • Feb 23rd, 2018

Letter: One of Langley’s MPs defends Liberal record on veterans

Cloverdale-Langley City MP John Aldag outlines federal government support to counter criticism.

  • Feb 19th, 2018

Langley letter: More palliative care needed, not assisted suicide

A local writer says new legislation should make more care available.

  • Feb 22nd, 2018

LETTER: Langley fence-sitter wishes Mom could have been helped to die peacefully

A former hospice volunteer is torn about medically assisted dying, seeing both sides.

  • Feb 18th, 2018

LETTER: Urgent hospice meeting well attended

A volunteer at Langley hospice was touched by the huge turnout for a meeting about assisted dying.

  • Feb 13th, 2018
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Walnut Grove Gators basketball
Langley student in stands for Canada/US men's curling
Langley hospice supporters hit the cool streets during the Historic Half Marathon

LETTER: Retired Langley nurse speaks out against hospices forced to assist with dying

A letter writer criticizes Fraser Health for ‘breaking its promise’ and forcing hastening of deaths.

  • Feb 13th, 2018

Letter: Developers need push from Langley council to create footbridge

A letter writer comments on the planned 20-storey seniors complex.

  • Feb 10th, 2018

LETTER: Community ‘heroes’ thwart a Langley purse snatching

A Langley woman thanks all the ‘caring and helpful people’ who ensured a ‘miraculous and happy ending.’

  • Feb 9th, 2018

Letter: No conspiracy, only concerned citizens in Langley community associations

A community association president responds to a letter.

  • Feb 9th, 2018

Letter: MP pleased with transit decision

John Aldag praised TransLink’s Mayors Council.

  • Feb 9th, 2018

Letter: Trenching another of the thousand cuts killing salmon stocks

Langley’s Larri Woodrow has some comments for PM Justin Trudeau.

  • Feb 7th, 2018

Letter: Langley resident wary of community associations and grant request

A Fernridge resident says community associations should not receive taxpayer funds.

  • Feb 7th, 2018

Letter: Light rail advocate questions support of SkyTrain

A regional group lobbies for light rail to be built through the Fraser Valley.

  • Feb 7th, 2018

LETTER: Weaver fiddles while B.C.’s economic prospects burn

Skeena MLA warns of damage to B.C. investment from Green threats

  • Feb 6th, 2018

Letter: Why are only some Langley schools worth fighting for?

A letter writer notes there are local schools along major roadways, not only in Walnut Grove.

  • Feb 1st, 2018

Letter: Langley Township shows no concern for Willoughby infrastructure

The Willoughby Residents Association writes about growth and public needs.

  • Feb 1st, 2018

Letter: Langley man critical of former councillor’s assessment of Richter

People are taking sides and the municipal election is months away.

  • Jan 31st, 2018

Letter: Langley resident advocates for lobsters

A local woman argues that the science is an and shows animals, including crustaceans, feel pain.

  • Jan 31st, 2018

Letter: Langley councillor a valid candidate for mayor

A letter writer challenges a former Township councillor’s criticism of a mayoral candidate.

  • Jan 25th, 2018