Editorials

EDITORIAL: Labour Day takes on bigger meaning in 2020

Labour Day 2020 will be perhaps the most unique Canada has celebrated in modern times.

  • Sep 9, 2020

OUR VIEW: Tough decisions being made regarding back-to-school

It’s not for anyone to judge another family’s decision about sending their kids back to classes

  • Sep 2, 2020

Single-use plastics have no place in post-pandemic world

We should be taking this opportunity to break old habits

EDITORIAL: Be kind, be thoughtful, be Canadian – every day

Happy Canada Day - one that is sure to be like no…

  • Jul 1, 2020

When even the experts disagree

Just because an expert says so doesn’t mean it’s the whole truth

Message from North Island MLA Claire Trevena ahead of Easter weekend

‘Our government is trying to assist, whether it is with rent or financial support’

  • Apr 9, 2020
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Editorial: Resolving to overcome COVID-19

UN resolutions reflect the notion that we’re in this together

EDITORIAL: Communities have a right to know when COVID-19 arrives locally

This week, the Comox Valley Record published two articles regarding the novel…

OUR VIEW: Time to pull together

These are strange and alarming times but it is important that we…

  • Mar 17, 2020

OUR VIEW: When hate shows in comments

Disturbing ideologies can flourish, in part because their messages can spread in online environments

  • Mar 11, 2020

Editorial: Soda tax works if healthy choices are affordable

Soft drinks and other sugary beverages will be subject to PST starting July 1

  • Mar 3, 2020

OUR VIEW: Listening is a skill worth mastering

If you cherish good listening, be a good listener. It’s a two-way street

  • Feb 18, 2020

Coastal GasLink-Wet’suwet’en conflict is not that simple

The larger, more conflict issue of land claims needs to be settled

TIEL’S TALES: Campbell River Food Bank rolling with the punches

Recent string of attempted break-ins, totalled truck don’t dampen staff, volunteers’ spirits

OUR VIEW: College upgrade a welcome addition to the region

The official opening of the North Island College’s Campbell River campus expansion…

  • Feb 4, 2020

OUR VIEW: Time served at a bonus

When someone is sentenced for a serious crime, like murder, we often…

  • Jan 16, 2020

OUR VIEW: Enforcement may be only deterrent

Is there anything more infuriating than coming upon a pile of trash…

  • Jan 14, 2020

OUR VIEW: A time of giving

There’s a lot of good out there

  • Dec 25, 2019

OUR VIEW: Too many secrets

Despite years of openness promises, politicians still keep too many secrets

  • Dec 18, 2019

Editorial: Montreal Massacre anniversary reminds us there’s still work to do

Their names were Geneviève Bergeron, Hélène Colgan, Nathalie Croteau, Barbara Daigneault, Anne-Marie…

  • Dec 11, 2019