Letters to the Editor
Letters are one of the most important parts of the paper because this is where the community has a chance to have its say. All letters to the editor received will generally be published, provided they are not defamatory or are covering exactly the same ground by the same writer.
Non du plume are acceptable, but the name, address and contact details must be provided to the editor.
By way of background to the story in CI News last week about government being “censured” by the ILO, there were four other countries who had attended the ILO conference in Swizerland, as government-only delegations.
Ever wondered how it is that two people can look at a glass of water and both come to two different conclusions as to whether it is half empty or half full.
Would the workers who painted the roads recently please go back to Matavera and paint double yellow lines around the corners in front of Takitumu School?
I am writing to ask the question to those in government: Who is responsible for the deportation of workers from abroad who break the law and are found guilty in court?
In response to your smoke signal in Tuesday’s paper regarding Action Man’s leaf blower, would you rather a noisy blower or cracked windscreens because of pebbles on the road? Maggie not only blows the leaves and rubbish but also blows the pebbles and kirikiri to prevent damage and danger to motor vehicles and people.
With the busy season upon us and the influx of more tourists to the island, I wonder if we will surpass last year’s record numbers of 148,000 visitors to the Cook Islands?