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LETTER: Think of the wildlife before tossing those masks on the ground

LETTER: Think of the wildlife before tossing those masks on the ground

'Most of the masks you throw away are made from polypropylene. These masks might take up to 300 years to decompose,' says reader
LETTER: SSEA serves essential role helping local municipalities, individuals

LETTER: SSEA serves essential role helping local municipalities, individuals

'We stand beside our organizations that work so hard every day to protect the environment that is essential to our future generations,' local Green Party official says
LETTER: How quickly some forget the scourge of Indian Agents

LETTER: How quickly some forget the scourge of Indian Agents

During the last pandemic, Indigenous communities lost thousands of people, laments letter writer, saying 'self-determination' is vital to survival
LETTER: 'Mammoth task' of vaccinations requires patience

LETTER: 'Mammoth task' of vaccinations requires patience

We need a reality check, should go about our business, safely, and re-visit the situation at the end of January, says letter writer
LETTER: Mom upset over school board's mask policy

LETTER: Mom upset over school board's mask policy

Letter writer urges boards to make masks mandatory for kids when they eventually return to school
LETTER: 'Gyms are not the cesspools you make them out to be'

LETTER: 'Gyms are not the cesspools you make them out to be'

'Gyms are a critical component, a foundation block, that supports and nurtures the health of people,' says letter writer in open letter to Premier Doug Ford
LETTER: Do local MPPs support seniors in homes or shareholders?

LETTER: Do local MPPs support seniors in homes or shareholders?

Lobbyists for long-term care homes have had more influence over government decisions than have our dying seniors, laments letter writer
COLUMN: Reflecting on a most unusual year that included cancer, COVID-19, but also plenty of positives

COLUMN: Reflecting on a most unusual year that included cancer, COVID-19, but also plenty of positives

'There are always potholes on the road of life, some deeper than others, but the road is generally smooth and the key is to not let the potholes consume you,' writes MidlandToday editor in year-end column
LETTER: 'Hostile' waterfront owners wreaking havoc in Tiny Township

LETTER: 'Hostile' waterfront owners wreaking havoc in Tiny Township

'I have had personal experience with belligerent, threatening and physically abusive waterfront owners,' writer says. 'The police have been involved three times'
LETTER: Local group 'alarmed' at province's flurry of MZOs

LETTER: Local group 'alarmed' at province's flurry of MZOs

Sustainable Orillia president says Ford regime 'insults the integrity' of municipal councils, civic workers and conservation authorities