Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: Hunger does not end with the season

Despite innovations in food distribution, the need is still there in B.C. communities

DNA tests make fun holiday gifts, but beware of the hype

Whether interested in your health or your ancestors, it is important to understand how these tests work

New Zealand took less than a month to ban assault weapons; what’s Canada’s excuse?

The editorial on the Montreal Massacre was right next to a political…

  • Dec 13, 2019

Mike’s Musings: ‘How can I help?’ instead of ‘Whose fault is it?’

Instead of playing the blame game, why can’t we just look at what the fix is?

COLUMN: Avoid the online temptation and buy local

Muriel Protzer is a policy analyst with the Canadian Federation of Independent Business

  • Dec 10, 2019

WFP the Grinch who stole Christmas

It makes me really sad that you don’t understand the labour relations side of the business.

  • Dec 10, 2019
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Fair Trade World Craft Fair
Big Truck Parade lights up Campbell River
Vigil held for missing man
Campbell River Remembers

Samaritans show up on dark, stormy night

It’s no surprise that there are Good Samaritans out there. We hear…

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

B.C. VIEWS: An engine that hums right along

First Nations are leading a new surge of investment in B.C.

There are no jobs on a dead planet

In a Viewpoint article last month, (CV Record, Nov 19), Alistair Taylor…

  • Dec 6, 2019

Help stem the sea level rise that is inevitably going to flood old gas stations out of existence

Readers are well used to the short-sightedness of Black Press’ opinion pieces…

  • Dec 6, 2019

TIEL’S TALES: On the hunt for a wild Christmas tree

I’ve collected trees in all manner of locales. But this is the…

B.C. VIEWS: An engine that hums right along

The Canadian economy seems strong, but there are many signs pointing to…

Campbell River’s Big Truck Parade garners rave reviews

My wife and I live in Merville and on this evening we…

  • Dec 5, 2019

OUR VIEW: Workers ignored in electric vehicle discussions

Electric vehicles seem to be in the news a bit more than…

  • Dec 3, 2019

COLUMN: B.C.’s biggest economic and business stories of 2019

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Dec 2, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Don’t let anger over homelessness get in the way

Frustration in B.C. grows as the problem persists

  • Dec 1, 2019

Terrible spectacle at the Sportsplex Nov. 17

Karen Spiers article was very accurate as to how things transpired that…

  • Nov 29, 2019

Swicked: Is it worth the effort?

I used to travel to Vegas each fall for work. They host…

  • Nov 28, 2019

‘I’m just saying’ is an expression you could just keep to yourself

It’s usually used as though it excuses what’s just been said