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COLUMN: Some more appropriate names for Washington NFL team

Finally, Washington’s NFL team would have a name everyone could cheer with pride

It is time to stand up and be proud of our forest industry

British Columbians should be proud of our deep forestry roots because it…

  • Jul 8, 2020

‘I hope you receive more empathy, respect and kindness than you showed my friend’

My friend recently fell off her bicycle while out for a morning…

  • Jul 8, 2020

Logging on the B.C. coast is sustainable if a decent land base is preserved

Re: B.C.’s forest management practices operate at a deficit (C.R. Mirror June…

  • Jul 8, 2020

Sheer incompetence involved in cruise ship terminal approval

The cruise ship terminal was first mooted around 2003/2004. Around that time,…

  • Jul 6, 2020

Ken Forde boat ramp should be operational

The closing of Fordes Boat launch for 2020 is shortsighted. Every year…

  • Jun 30, 2020
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EDITORIAL: Be kind, be thoughtful, be Canadian – every day

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

  • Jul 1, 2020

Thank you to our amazing Campbell River community!

Thank you to Timberline School, the Police Department, Fire Department and every…

  • Jun 30, 2020

Finlayson: B.C.’s economy devastated by pandemic – and the measures taken to contain it

‘Policy-makers should be acutely sensitive to the financial health of the overall business sector’

  • Jun 24, 2020

Police should not have access to data from coronavirus contact tracing apps

‘This is not the first time that public health, privacy and law enforcement have collided’

  • Jun 24, 2020

Mirror journalist contributes banner to community art initiative

The annual campaign to beautify Campbell River streets is underway. Now we…

COLUMN: I sneezed, I coughed, so I got tested for COVID-19

Accessing a swab test is easy these days, but the actual test can more than a little daunting

Act of kindness and honesty renews my faith in humanity

On Saturday, June 13, we went to Tyee Spit and had lunch…

  • Jun 18, 2020

The laws are made for a reason – obey them

I was pleased to see the article from Const. Maury Tyre in…

  • Jun 15, 2020

B.C.’s forest management practices operate at a deficit

Re: BC Timber Sales and city throw forestry jobs under the mountain…

  • Jun 11, 2020

BC Timber Sales and city throw forestry jobs under the mountain bike tire

It was with some dismay that I read the May 6 cover…

  • Jun 4, 2020

Designate the Island as a bubble region

Many countries, regions and including the B.C. government talk of creating “a…

  • Jun 4, 2020

COLUMN: B.C.’s labour minister should look at COVID-19 financial carnage amid minimum wage increase

The timing couldn’t be worse for any government decision that drives up costs for business, writes Jock Finlayson

  • May 28, 2020

COLUMN: Canada needs to remember rural communities as thoughts turn to pandemic recovery

Small towns often rely on tourism, which has been decimated by COVID-19

  • May 28, 2020

When even the experts disagree

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