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<b>LETTER:</b> Opioid crisis is a national emergency, says former Senator

LETTER: Opioid crisis is a national emergency, says former Senator

Senator Boniface of Orillia has proposed legislation that recognizes substance use disorder is a health problem and should be treated as such, says letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> County's garbage bin plan tough for seniors

LETTER: County's garbage bin plan tough for seniors

'The containers are so large that our car would no longer fit in the garage,' writer says
<b>LETTER:</b> Local resident takes issue with county's garbage bin plan

LETTER: Local resident takes issue with county's garbage bin plan

'New bins are a waste of our taxpayer dollars,' writer says
<b>LETTER:</b> Reader says county should consider offering choice for bin size

LETTER: Reader says county should consider offering choice for bin size

Senior citizen says one size fits all isn't realistic
<b>LETTER:</b> Citizen irked by county decision to maintain council size

LETTER: Citizen irked by county decision to maintain council size

The existing structure was reasonable for the original divison of duties but not for how now things currently function, says letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> Little Lake Park picnic shelter in 'awful state,' needs some TLC <b>(6 photos)</b>

LETTER: Little Lake Park picnic shelter in 'awful state,' needs some TLC (6 photos)

Graffiti, garbage, remnants of a bonfire and even a ladder leading to the roof shows the town must pay closer attention to shelter's upkeep, writer says
<b>LETTER:</b> Child, youth worker has concerns about school mask policy

LETTER: Child, youth worker has concerns about school mask policy

'The concern: Our kids are coming to school with the same mask unwashed,' says public school board worker
<b>LETTER:</b> Seasonal Tay resident says boat launch plan lacks clarity

LETTER: Seasonal Tay resident says boat launch plan lacks clarity

'Tay Council’s proposed implementation of parking permits at the Victoria Harbour boat launch ramp is targeting the wrong problem/issue,' writer says
<b>LETTER:</b> It's time to make waves, protect our water

LETTER: It's time to make waves, protect our water

'This tremendous bounty of water demands that we be responsible custodians,' says local Green Party official
<b>LETTER:</b> Third lockdown likely needed to tame 'wild' variants

LETTER: Third lockdown likely needed to tame 'wild' variants

Some suggest separating Muskoka from Simcoe County as far as COVID-19 restrictions, but that is not a good idea, letter writer warns