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I hope you appreciate the members of your fire department: letter

On May 20, I had the privilege of being invited to a…

  • Jun 2, 2021
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Environmentalists had a good day against oil companies last week. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)

Big oil was put on notice last week, gives me some hope

Every once in a while, there’s a day where things don’t seem…

Environmentalists had a good day against oil companies last week. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)
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EDITORIAL: Kindness counts, now more than ever

COVID fatigue and frayed nerves aren’t bringing out the best in us

  • May 26, 2021
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Nunns Creek Park situation further stigmatizes the vulnerable people who live there: letter

This letter is written in response to the article entitled: Safety concerns…

  • May 26, 2021
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COVID-19 virus (file photo).

Did we miss our shot?

I booked my COVID shot today. I’m excited to be not facing…

COVID-19 virus (file photo).
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Our country is going to hell in the proverbial handbasket: letter

Wake up Canada! I am not a foreign affairs official nor am…

  • May 18, 2021
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In this Sept. 25, 2018 photo, visitors walk near Canada Place, a tourism and convention center in Vancouver, British Columbia. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

OPINION: B.C.’s tourism and hospitality sector desperately needs a restart plan

Pandemic’s trickle-down impact is particularly large and insidious at a local and community level

  • May 18, 2021
In this Sept. 25, 2018 photo, visitors walk near Canada Place, a tourism and convention center in Vancouver, British Columbia. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
Tagen Marshall of Parksville is looking to raise funds for a new specialized van. (Submitted photo)

Wolf: Parksville’s Tagen Marshall inspires others, aims to invest in himself

VIU honour student with spastic quadriplegia cerebral palsy seeks help achieving big dreams

Tagen Marshall of Parksville is looking to raise funds for a new specialized van. (Submitted photo)
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City councillors have their heads in the sand: letter

In reference to your article, ‘City council to fight forestry ‘misinformation’ Campbell…

  • May 13, 2021
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Mirror reporter Mike Davies is leaving for other adventures. Photo by Mike Davies/Campbell River Mirror

MIKE’S MUSINGS: And with that, I will bid you all adieu

A quick thank you to the people of Campbell River for the opportunity to share your stories

Mirror reporter Mike Davies is leaving for other adventures. Photo by Mike Davies/Campbell River Mirror
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Get the prime minister to advocate for a COVID patent waiver: letter

Thousands of residents of Campbell River and area have now received their…

  • May 12, 2021
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Get vaccinated so our health care workers can get some vacation time: letter

I have been thinking how we can rev up our efforts to…

  • May 11, 2021
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British Columbia Premier John Horgan highlights a paragraph as Finance Minister Selina Robinson tables the budget in a speech in the legislative assembly at the provincial legislature in Victoria, Tuesday, April 20, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito

FINLAYSON: 3 takeaways from the new B.C. budget

‘Perhaps most notable is what’s happened in the labour market since last spring’

  • May 10, 2021
British Columbia Premier John Horgan highlights a paragraph as Finance Minister Selina Robinson tables the budget in a speech in the legislative assembly at the provincial legislature in Victoria, Tuesday, April 20, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito
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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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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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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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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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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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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)
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)