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LETTER: Protecting steelworkers - why, and how, we’re doing it

LETTER: Protecting steelworkers - why, and how, we’re doing it

Sault MP Terry Sheehan believes 'that workers and families shouldn’t have to wait months and months to feel protected'
<b>LETTER:</b> An argument in favour of out-of-country OHIP coverage

LETTER: An argument in favour of out-of-country OHIP coverage

Dave James thinks the province should be restoring health coverage for travellers, not doing away with it
LETTER: We citizens need to help

LETTER: We citizens need to help

Mark Brown is asking the citizens of Sault Ste. Marie to show support for enough money from the provincial government to fund a Level III Addiction Treatment Centre at Sault Area Hospital
LETTER: How many indoor hockey rinks do Sault taxpayers really need?

LETTER: How many indoor hockey rinks do Sault taxpayers really need?

And while we're counting, how many libraries? reader asks
LETTER: Better pay, tuition incentives could resolve PSW shortage, reader says

LETTER: Better pay, tuition incentives could resolve PSW shortage, reader says

'There are many people in our community who could become PSWs if they had the proper incentives,' writes Sandra Rousseau
LETTER: Who will be held responsible when my friend dies a slow and needless death?

LETTER: Who will be held responsible when my friend dies a slow and needless death?

In this letter to the editor, a reader asks, is it our health care system or our health care providers that are failing the most complex patients with the greatest needs?
LETTER: CN Rail failing as community partner

LETTER: CN Rail failing as community partner

'Continual shunting onto sidings means the trans-continental Canadian train has been over 40 hours late between Vancouver and Toronto in 2018'
LETTER: Reader educated, motivated, ambitious but still drowning in debt

LETTER: Reader educated, motivated, ambitious but still drowning in debt

'I invite you to hear the stories of your constituents, all of them,' writes Elysia Peattie to MPP Ross Romano regarding Bill 47
LETTER: Antibiotics have their limits, says Sault doc

LETTER: Antibiotics have their limits, says Sault doc

Microbes and bacteria have become increasingly more resistant to antibiotics. Here's one doctor's advice for fighting disease
LETTER: Scrapping Bill 148 hurts working Saultites. Bill 47 fails to help

LETTER: Scrapping Bill 148 hurts working Saultites. Bill 47 fails to help

Many more Sault families live in poverty than the provincial average, says concerned local community activist