Letters to the Editor

Clarification of lot at Rosalie Estate acquired by Dr. Thomson Fontaine

Clarification of lot at Rosalie Estate acquired by Dr. Thomson Fontaine

October 3, 2016 | Comments: 36

I wish to respond to comments made on Kairi FM in the evening of Wednesday August 3, 2016 relating to a lot at Rosalie Estate that Dr. Thomson Fontaine acquired. I ...

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: “A little rain and a little wind, and light gone”

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: “A little rain and a little wind, and light gone”

September 30, 2016 | Comments: 23

Dear Editor, Permit me space in your online news source to express some concerns I observed during the passage of Tropical Storm Matthew over Dominica’s sole ...

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: River pollution at Laplaine

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: River pollution at Laplaine

August 28, 2016 | Comments: 15

Early in 2014, I was approached by a local farmer from La Plaine, complaining that to get to his farm, he had to cross a cesspool of pig waste on the main road, and ...

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It is NOT a new hospital

It is NOT a new hospital

August 10, 2016 | Comments: 79

Dear Editor, Allow me some space on your news media to try to correct a blatant lie which is being fed to the country and which is being swallowed by, it seems, ...

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Permits for taxi operators at ports and airports in Dominica

Permits for taxi operators at ports and airports in Dominica

July 29, 2016 | Comments: 18

Dear Editor, This letter addresses the ongoing concerns in reference to Mr. Bardoille’s public statement, re-Dominica News Online, release date July 5th, 2016. Mr. ...

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Of An Unfulfilled Dream

Of An Unfulfilled Dream

July 17, 2016 | Comments: 28

Dear Editor, “One hundred years later, the Negro still is not free. One hundred years later, the life of the Negro is still sadly crippled by the manacles of ...

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Revive agriculture again Dominica

Revive agriculture again Dominica

July 14, 2016 | Comments: 8

While it may be true that Agriculture does face a lot of challenges, I remain optimistic that there is hope for the sector. I believe that every person affiliated ...

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: More headaches for Gros Morne farmers

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: More headaches for Gros Morne farmers

June 27, 2016 | Comments: 17

On Friday 24th June 27, 2016, a farmer’s vehicle got stuck in the Macoucherie River, second for the week, all in the effort of accessing farm in the Gros Morne ...

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Call for Agro-tourism Assocation in Dominica

Call for Agro-tourism Assocation in Dominica

June 23, 2016 | Comments: 7

With all these unpredictable occurrences with climate change and pest and disease infestation, it can’t be to the disadvantage of anyone that we create an ...

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Get your priorities right Mr. Chief of Police

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Get your priorities right Mr. Chief of Police

June 14, 2016 | Comments: 47

Dear Editor, Yesterday afternoon, I was alerted by a friend who works in the media that Police Chief, Daniel Carbon, had called an “emergency press ...

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Time to put Soufriere by-election behind us

Time to put Soufriere by-election behind us

June 13, 2016 | Comments: 14

I am calling on the people of the Soufriere Constituency to put the by-election behind their back and move on as a people of God. First of all, I would like to take ...

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A blatant uglification of Dominica

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A blatant uglification of Dominica

May 23, 2016 | Comments: 30

I pass by the EOL highway a few times a week and noticed an existing advertising sign located about one mile North of Jimmit between Jimmit and Tarou on the ...

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In dire need of Freedom of Information Act

In dire need of Freedom of Information Act

May 18, 2016 | Comments: 7

Dear Editor, In a recent DNO article dated May 9th, 2016, Prime Minister the Hon. Roosevelt Skerrit, went on the defensive by emphasizing that his government is ...

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tourism Minister speaks and says nothing

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tourism Minister speaks and says nothing

May 6, 2016 | Comments: 35

Dear Editor, In 2015, the Business Research and Economic Advisors (BREA) conducted a survey on behalf of the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association for the 2014-2015 ...

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Concerns over ‘Vulnerable Risk Fund’

Concerns over ‘Vulnerable Risk Fund’

April 21, 2016 | Comments: 13

Dear Editor, Recently, the Honourable Roosevelt Skerrit has called for the creation of a Vulnerable Risk Fund to be financed from the sales of passports from the ...

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tragedy awaiting to happen on Lalay Coco

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tragedy awaiting to happen on Lalay Coco

March 23, 2016 | Comments: 37

Dear Editor, May I use your news outlet to bring to the attention of the authorities of what has been taking place on a stretch of road between Loubiere and Castle ...

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Open letter on petition for emergency sitting of parliament

Open letter on petition for emergency sitting of parliament

March 14, 2016 | Comments: 17

Dear Editor, This is an open letter to Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit, Speaker of the House Alix Boyd Knights, and all other members of Dominica’s House of ...

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The poor state of Roseau

The poor state of Roseau

March 11, 2016 | Comments: 41

Dear Editor, I did not help but notice your article on the pedestrian’s experience on a sidewalk on Kennedy Avenue recently. Through the years, I have ...

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Where is Tourism Minister Tonge?

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Where is Tourism Minister Tonge?

February 24, 2016 | Comments: 36

Dear Editor, It’s been a week now since the Caribbean Tourism Association (CTO) released statistics on region’s performance in the tourism sector in ...

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Give district committees a chance to organize football

Give district committees a chance to organize football

January 31, 2016 | Comments: 0

Dear Mr. Editor In light of the suggestion made by visiting former Trinidad and Manchester United player Dwight Yorke, who was campaigning in Dominica with FIFA ...

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DOWASCO’s neglect of Stowe residents

DOWASCO’s neglect of Stowe residents

December 14, 2015 | Comments: 3

Dear Editor, Grateful if you could assist in putting the information out there as it relates to the water situation in the Stowe area four months after Tropical ...

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Who is and who is not a Dominican?

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Who is and who is not a Dominican?

December 12, 2015 | Comments: 26

Just wanted to let you know how fascinated I am with all the discussion about who is and who is not a Dominican.  I am thinking we need to really define what being ...

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