Editorials

OUR VIEW: Fill plates, not landfills

Redistributing food that would usually be thrown away ­— following the inspiration…

  • Aug 15, 2017

Tyson’s Thoughts: The Great Donut Caper

19 years ago, a box of Tim Horton’s donuts mysteriously disappeared.

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OUR VIEW: B.C. government will need to be balanced

There’s every reason why we can expect even debate and strong voices arguing all sides

  • Aug 10, 2017

OUR VIEW: BC Ferries’ reservation system needs a revamp

It’s time for BC Ferries to come clean about its ‘reservation’ system…

  • Aug 8, 2017

B.C. government will need to be balanced

It took longer than British Columbians were anticipating, but a provincial government…

  • Jul 25, 2017

OUR VIEW: It takes a special kind of person to fight fires

When a fire starts in the forest, or in a home, most…

  • Jul 20, 2017

OUR VIEW: Wildfires blatent disregard deserves harsher punishment

Is it time to bring in harsher punishments for starting a wildfire…

  • Jul 18, 2017

OUR VIEW: Canadians rally for wildfire victims

It’s encouraging to see the province – and nation – come together for the thousands affected

  • Jul 13, 2017

OUR VIEW: Canadian is Canadian, even when the circumstances are distasteful

When you’re Canadian, you’re Canadian. Period.

  • Jul 11, 2017

OUR VIEW: Stay safe from the dangers of summer

Summer’s here. Time to relax, have fun, try new things, enjoy the…

  • Jul 6, 2017

Editorial: Moving forward as minority

It’s been a suspenseful and dramatic couple of months in provincial politics.

OUR VIEW: Celebrate 150 years with pride

Here it is Canada. The big One-Five-0. From the completion of a…

  • Jun 29, 2017

OUR VIEW: Permanent rainbow crosswalk would send strong statement

A group of LGBTQ advocates in the Alberni Valley gathered under the…

  • Jun 27, 2017

OUR VIEW: News media coverage of famines is not adequate

Media attention spurs governments and people to action

  • Jun 22, 2017

OUR VIEW: An occasion worth celebrating

Wednesday is National Aboriginal Day, join one of the Campbell River celebrations

  • Jun 20, 2017

OUR VIEW: Opioid crisis needs action now

The impact of the opioid crisis can be seen with disturbing clarity…

  • Jun 15, 2017

OUR VIEW: Fathers are important

It’s a mystery why Father’s Day simply doesn’t stir up the attention…

  • Jun 13, 2017

OUR VIEW: Trump’s position on Paris pact could lead to global reaction

Up until recently the world has been unwilling to unite to oppose…

  • Jun 8, 2017

OUR VIEW: Hands on education is important

According to Types of Learners from Lyceum Books, there are four primary…