Want to help? Write a letter to the Editor of your local paper!
And perhaps the Victoria Times-Colonist, as well as the Surrey Now which is where Coast Capital’s headquarters are.
Public pressure has made the Boards reverse bad decisions in the past. Keep up the pressure by writing to your local papers. Every little bit counts. And be sure to Vote!
Not sure who to write to? Here is a list of local papers and email address of the editor.
If your local paper is not in there, please let us know in a comment, along with the contact info if you have it, and we will add it!
On the Island
The southern west shore of Vancouver Island has its own Black Press publication called the Goldstream News Gazette. To send an email for a letter to the editor, the email address is:
The Fax # is: 250-478-6545
The interim editor is: Kyle Wells
There are local papers all produced by the News Group (Black Press):
Sooke News Mirror (uses a web submission form at
could try firstname.lastname@example.org
could try email@example.com
firstname.lastname@example.orgOak Bay News
In the Lower Mainland
Editor: Harold Munro
To submit letters to the editor for publication in The Vancouver Sun newspaper: email@example.com. Text only, please
Letters must contain the author’s name, address and a daytime telephone number. Maximum length is 200 words; shorter is better. The Vancouver Sun reserves the right to edit, condense or reject any contribution. We do not publish open letters to third parties. Writers whose letters are being considered for publication will be contacted.
labelled “Letter to the editor”
Letters to the Editor – E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.orgVancouver Courier:
Editor: Barry Link
“Please note that we only publish letters that are responses to Georgia Straight content.”
Editor: Charlie Smith
On the mainland, the Black Press has the Richmond Review
The editor is: Bhreandain (Brendan) Clugston
Email address: email@example.com