Letters to the Editor

Political paths, political journeys

I enjoyed reading Roderick Benns’ “Political Confessions,” (Benns’ Belief, April edition.) I have always been curious about how people arrive… Continue reading “Political paths, political journeys”

Accept change, don’t fear it

“Cancel culture, cancel culture, cancel culture”… we keep hearing it over and over in diatribes about how it’s “taking over”… Continue reading “Accept change, don’t fear it”

Show us the GO bus, Laurie Scott

Laurie Scott, MPP, I received your newsletter. On your list you say you want to support health and long-term care,… Continue reading “Show us the GO bus, Laurie Scott”

Time to fight city hall on unneeded municipal water, says local reader

In 2018 a number of home owners in Kawartha Lakes serviced by their own wells and/or septic systems, received a… Continue reading “Time to fight city hall on unneeded municipal water, says local reader”

Wetlands need our protection, says reader, not MPP’s tabled bill

Wetlands enrich our lives. They are places where we can observe and learn about a diversity of plants and animals… Continue reading “Wetlands need our protection, says reader, not MPP’s tabled bill”

Public shares differing views on off-road vehicle bylaw changes

City’s ATV task force must put health of citizens ahead of everything else

It is outrageous that the Kawartha Lakes ATV task force wants to open up essentially all roads in the City… Continue reading “City’s ATV task force must put health of citizens ahead of everything else”

We need climate change accountability with new bill before Parliament, says reader

Imagine you create a budget. You want to eliminate wasteful, unhealthy spending in 10 years.  Maybe it’s omitting the cigarettes,… Continue reading “We need climate change accountability with new bill before Parliament, says reader”