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Electric fence damaged, bears at risk

Electric fence damaged, bears at risk

The Editor, There has been considerable damage to the electric fence protecting the blueberry fields at 4400 Oliver Rd. in Coquitlam.
Little Port Coquitlam tree gets an unnecessary trimming

Little Port Coquitlam tree gets an unnecessary trimming

The Editor, I have the lovely opportunity of living adjacent to the Traboulay PoCo Trail.
EDITORIAL: Look both ways on pedestrian safety

EDITORIAL: Look both ways on pedestrian safety

The recent spate of pedestrian hit-and-runs has B.C.'s justice minister looking into ways to make our roads safer.
EDITORIAL: Suicides: To cover or not to cover?

EDITORIAL: Suicides: To cover or not to cover?

News media usually avoid writing about suicides but still reported extensively on the death of Port Coquitlam teen Amanda Todd and her name continues to be mentioned in stories dealing with youth mental health, online luring and bullying.
It's the spirit of holiday greetings, not the words, that matter at Christmas

It's the spirit of holiday greetings, not the words, that matter at Christmas

The Editor, Re. "Merry Christmas" (Letters, The Tri-City News, Nov. 28). Since the dawn of All-Saints Day (the day after Halloween for the rest of us), Christmas has emanated from my radio and TV.
EDITORIAL: Will PoCo's bully bylaw work?

EDITORIAL: Will PoCo's bully bylaw work?

On Dec. 10, Port Coquitlam city council will consider a bylaw that would make it illegal for people in a public place or online to make objectionable, intimidating or humiliating comments causing physical or emotional distress.
RADIA: There's more to leading Canada than having great hair

RADIA: There's more to leading Canada than having great hair

FACE TO FACE: Would Justin Trudeau make a good Liberal leader - or PM? F ull disclosure before I start this week's column: I am extremely jealous of Justin Trudeau 's hair.
COLUMN: Spend money helping kids before it's too late

COLUMN: Spend money helping kids before it's too late

T he latest report from Children and Youth Representative Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond is aptly titled "Trauma, Turmoil and Tragedy.
News 'churlish' for criticizing Reimer and Robinson

News 'churlish' for criticizing Reimer and Robinson

The Editor, Re. "Ambition beats commitment" (Opinion, The Tri-City News, Nov. 27).
NELSON: Trudeau has a pretty package and a strong message

NELSON: Trudeau has a pretty package and a strong message

FACE TO FACE: Would Justin Trudeau make a good Liberal leader - or PM? T his year's political smash hit may well be Trudeaumania II, starring Justin Trudeau as the virile new Liberal leader.