Editorials

OUR VIEW: Addressing weight in childhood worth the effort

One-third of children and two-thirds of adults in Canada are overweight. It’s…

  • Sep 6, 2018

Moral obligation

In a country like Canada, espousing what Canadians espouse, it shouldn’t have come to a legal ruling.

  • Sep 4, 2018

Overdose Awareness Day a chance for all of us to understand depth of problem

Anyone affected by the opioid crisis, from users and their families to…

  • Aug 31, 2018
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DeMeer: Cats and dogs are reigning – and it’s wrong

Princeton editor Andra DeMeer tackles the issue placing pets over people

OUR VIEW: Road safety paramount

Two young motorcyclists died in the Lower Mainland recently in crashes that…

  • Aug 23, 2018

OUR VIEW: Thank-you Howie

The Howie Meeker Charity Golf Classic was held for the 30th time…

  • Aug 21, 2018

OUR VIEW: A great weekend

Well, what a weekend at Nunns Creek Park, eh? In addition to…

  • Aug 16, 2018

OUR VIEW: Maintain the vigilance

Well, we must surely be in the dog days of summer as…

  • Aug 9, 2018

EDITORIAL: Whale relocation a success story to be celebrated

The Biggs (transient) whale that made the Comox Harbour its home for…

  • Aug 7, 2018

EDITORIAL: Vandalism shows need for rainbow crosswalk

Hateful graffiti shows Salmon Arm’s need for a symbol of inclusion

Trail tragedy at Ripple Rock serves as stark reminder: nature is full of hazards

Death raises questions about trail maintenance

  • Jul 21, 2018

OUR VIEW: Sun can still be deadly even at mid-20s C

Don’t be foolish.

  • Jul 10, 2018

EDITORIAL: Maryland journalists killed in pursuit of truth

Five people were gunned down in the Capital Gazette newsroom

OUR VIEW: Campbell River’s partying and let’s invite everyone to join us

This has to be the Campbell River area’s most fun time of…

  • Jun 26, 2018

Editorial: What’s all the fuss about pot?

Don’t worry, be happy about pot legalization

  • Jun 26, 2018

EDITORIAL: Images of suffering children reflect new American reality

They’re sounds and images that could melt the coldest of hearts. But…

  • Jun 22, 2018

OUR VIEW: Blood donation a gift, but more so in summer

Canadian Blood Services calling for donors during traditionally quieter vacation season

  • Jun 11, 2018

OUR VIEW: Smokey the Bear has it right

We’re definitely into a weather pattern already where we can no longer…

  • Jun 7, 2018

EDITORIAL: Minority rules in our colourful culture

Quibbles over symbolic rainbow crossings belie critics’ genuine concerns

  • Jun 6, 2018

OUR VIEW: Three choices? Or is it four?

B.C. residents will have three choices for electoral reform in a November…

  • Jun 5, 2018