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Campbell River Mayor and council should follow Nanaimo’s lead in forestry debate: letter

City of Nanaimo has expressed concerns about old-growth logging

  • May 5, 2021
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Rotary continues to enhance our community in so many ways

This is a small note of appreciation for our Rotary clubs. Among…

  • May 5, 2021
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City council should demonstrate human compassion and decency: letter

The recent removal of the glass roof over Sprit Square Community Stage…

  • May 5, 2021
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A Tribute to the Endoscopy Department of the Campbell River Hospital

Like most folks, I was not looking forward to having a procedure…

  • May 5, 2021
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Medical staff is shown preparing a patient outside a hospital in New Delhi. From the start of the pandemic, there have been 19.9 million cases of COVID-19 reported in India until May 3, 2021. 16.3 million have recovered, and there have been 219,000 deaths. (Photo submitted by Vivek)

Column: Let’s uplift the heroes in India’s battle against COVID-19

India reported over 360,000 infections on Monday, May 3

Medical staff is shown preparing a patient outside a hospital in New Delhi. From the start of the pandemic, there have been 19.9 million cases of COVID-19 reported in India until May 3, 2021. 16.3 million have recovered, and there have been 219,000 deaths. (Photo submitted by Vivek)
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There have been no changes to laboratory service levels at either North Island Hospital: letter

Re: Laboratory Services at North Island Hospitals The following from Island Health’s…

  • May 4, 2021
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Chronicle Editor, Cole Schisler taking part in the ageing senses challenge. (Kara Olson photo)

Schisler: Try actually walking a mile in an elder’s shoes

Workday spent with artificially aged senses a real eye-opener

Chronicle Editor, Cole Schisler taking part in the ageing senses challenge. (Kara Olson photo)
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Discovery Islands residents were never consulted: letter

I would like to respond to the article by Bob Mackin in…

  • Apr 27, 2021
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There is nothing ‘mundane’ about animal cruelty: letter

I am responding to a very small portion of the letter to…

  • Apr 27, 2021
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EDITORIAL: Stop looking for loopholes in travel restrictions

The COVID-related non-essential travel restrictions were announced in full on Friday, and…

  • Apr 28, 2021
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Tlowitsis First Nation should just connect to Campbell River’s sewer system

While reading the controversy over the Tlowitsis First Nations and the sewage…

  • Apr 22, 2021
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Removing Spirit Square roof punishes the majority

I am trying to understand the rationale behind the removal of the…

  • Apr 21, 2021
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The Spirit Square roof removal: planning for a people and business friendly downtown: letter

I am sorry the Campbell River Council approved the Campbell Downtown Safety…

  • Apr 21, 2021
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Salmon farming more mundane than opponents would have you believe: letter

In Canada, companies must provide employees a safe workplace, free from threats…

  • Apr 20, 2021
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Each year, less than one per cent of the area designated for sustainable timber harvesting by B.C.’s independent chief forester is harvested. (B.C. government photo)

GUEST COLUMN: A strategy for forests that benefits all British Columbians

Industry, union leaders seek balance on old-growth preservation

  • Apr 15, 2021
Each year, less than one per cent of the area designated for sustainable timber harvesting by B.C.’s independent chief forester is harvested. (B.C. government photo)
Dr. Richard Stanwick, chief medical health officer for Island Health, speaks at a press conference on fentanyl at the Victoria Police Department on Nov. 5, 2020. (Black Press Media file photo)
Dr. Richard Stanwick, chief medical health officer for Island Health, speaks at a press conference on fentanyl at the Victoria Police Department on Nov. 5, 2020. (Black Press Media file photo)
(Composite image / Juneau Empire)

MIKE’S MUSINGS: Navigating the COVID confusion of the past year

Is it really any wonder this thing has dragged on for this long?

(Composite image / Juneau Empire)
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Clarifying a misconception about passing cyclists

The cycling community sincerely appreciates the coverage your paper is providing to…

  • Apr 12, 2021
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Addressing underlying issues of homelessness is complicated but not impossible

I’m writing in response to the letter recently posted about addressing the…

  • Apr 12, 2021
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What about climate emergency do you not understand: letter

Filed for publication with the Mirror Honourable Katrine Conroy, Minister of Forests,…

  • Apr 9, 2021
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