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Letter: I love this city, but the vision for KED makes me want to leave

Letter: I love this city, but the vision for KED makes me want to leave

Christian Pelletier, cofounder of the Up Here festival, lays out all the reasons the Kingsway Entertainment District is, in his view, an utterly flawed idea
<updated>Letter: </updated>Laurentian process ‘like shooting one’s foot off hoping to save the rest of the body’

Letter: Laurentian process ‘like shooting one’s foot off hoping to save the rest of the body’

‘Can you believe that we will lose this jewel due to the incompetence and malfeasance of all the actors in this tragedy?’
<updated>Letter: </updated>PSAC tells striking Steelworkers ‘we’ve got your back’

Letter: PSAC tells striking Steelworkers ‘we’ve got your back’

The concessions Vale has put on the table ‘must all be defeated’
<updated>Letter: </updated>I prefer the ‘human touch’ over self-checkout machines

Letter: I prefer the ‘human touch’ over self-checkout machines

Dealing with machines can be a frustrating experience
<updated>Letter: </updated>Laurentian University trails should not be ‘monetized’ and sold

Letter: Laurentian University trails should not be ‘monetized’ and sold

‘The Laurentian University Trails are a community resource, accessed for generations of Sudburians to get out and enjoy nature’
<updated>Letter: </updated>Institut franco-ontarien severing ties with Laurentian University

Letter: Institut franco-ontarien severing ties with Laurentian University

The director of the institute says Laurentian is turning its back on its bilingual roots, which is why the IFO is moving to the University of Sudbury
Letter: Someone has to answer for nursing home residents dying of neglect

Letter: Someone has to answer for nursing home residents dying of neglect

The Ontario Long-Term Care COVID-19 Commission report found some residents died of what appeared to be neglect during the darkest days of outbreaks in long-term care homes and this letter writer feels blame for the response should go all the way to the top
Letter: No one wants to camp in the YMCA parking lot, but they have no choice

Letter: No one wants to camp in the YMCA parking lot, but they have no choice

Poverty activist says ‘deep poverty and a lack of affordable housing’ have left many people with few options
<updated>Letter: </updated>‘Leaked’ letter from former LU leaders leaves more questions

Letter: ‘Leaked’ letter from former LU leaders leaves more questions

‘Seasoned university administrators know that universities are always in thrall to the unforeseen, the unexpected’
<updated>Letter: </updated>Ford gov’t indifference to Laurentian not surprising, says Liberal candidate

Letter: Ford gov’t indifference to Laurentian not surprising, says Liberal candidate

David Farrow: Conservative government has proved it is no friend of Ontario’s world-class network of universities