Opinion

According to University of Toronto Global Journalism Fellow Anthony Fong, sexually aggressive online behaviours, affects 88 per cent of all Canadian university undergraduate women. THE CANADIAN PRESS

FONG: Legal reform needed to protect young women from growing online sexual violence

Liberals promised to rework online harms legislation within 100 days of Parliament’s Nov. 22 return

According to University of Toronto Global Journalism Fellow Anthony Fong, sexually aggressive online behaviours, affects 88 per cent of all Canadian university undergraduate women. THE CANADIAN PRESS
FILE – Smoke rises from the Babine Forest Products mill in Burns Lake, B.C. Sunday, Jan. 22, 2012. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

BAINS: Worker protections remain key 10 years after fatal northern B.C. sawmill explosions

Four workers died in two separate explosions at sawmills near Burns Lake and Prince George in 2012

  • Jan 19, 2022
FILE – Smoke rises from the Babine Forest Products mill in Burns Lake, B.C. Sunday, Jan. 22, 2012. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way we grieve. (File photo)

Hay: We can’t let the pandemic put grief on hold

‘I have learned the difference between fear and hope is focus’

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way we grieve. (File photo)
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A challenge gang to battle the seasonal blues

Columnist writes about teaming up with your friends to motivate wellness

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Herring fishery. Photo, Simon Ager

LETTER – Fishery restrictions not strict enough to protect herring in the Strait of Georgia

Dear editor, I will start with the Department of Fisheries and Oceans…

  • Jan 12, 2022
Herring fishery. Photo, Simon Ager
Fraser Health registered nurse Kai Kayibadi draws a dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine into a syringe at a walk-up vaccination clinic at Bear Creek Park, in Surrey, B.C., on Monday, May 17, 2021. The deadline for British Columbia health care workers to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 is today. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Looking ahead to upheaval in 2022: The great reset in B.C.

By Bruce Cameron Decades ago, Bob Dylan sang, “You don’t need a…

  • Jan 10, 2022
Fraser Health registered nurse Kai Kayibadi draws a dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine into a syringe at a walk-up vaccination clinic at Bear Creek Park, in Surrey, B.C., on Monday, May 17, 2021. The deadline for British Columbia health care workers to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 is today. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
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What would city have pedestrians and less abled persons do?

When walking today on Dogwood near 2nd Ave., I needed to reach…

  • Jan 7, 2022
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Municipal and regional district employees have been lagging behind in wages

I would like to comment on the strike at Strathcona Gardens and…

  • Jan 7, 2022
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‘Focus on vaccination has also made us lose sight of important answers needed from this government’ – Letter

I recently read the Opinion “Stopped myself from giving in to negativity”,…

  • Jan 7, 2022
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Where will this protectionism end?

I would like to address the statement “old growth forests” and question…

  • Jan 7, 2022
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Impossible to keep every street clear of snow all the time

In regards to Mr. Wynd’s letter in the Dec. 29 edition, my…

  • Jan 6, 2022
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You can’t compare snow practices here with back East

People there expected it and planned for it

  • Jan 6, 2022
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Maybe we need to budget more for snow removal: Letter

‘I’d like to encourage local decision making regarding snow removal be open to other strategies’

  • Jan 6, 2022
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LETTER: We’ll Make It Through

I just wanted to say how much this piece resonated with me…

  • Jan 5, 2022
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Thank you to the majority of people doing what we need to do

Thanks a lot Mr. Taylor for a wonderful article about all the…

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You can be sure that your help with Christmas hampers brought smiles and tears to the recipients

Perhaps no one, except those with exceptional insight, would have thought that…

  • Jan 4, 2022
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Surely our politicians deserve the same level of protection as old growth protestors?

I’m writing regarding your recent article on the demonstrations in front of…

  • Jan 4, 2022
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Appalling handling of snow and ice on highways and city streets

I would like to take this opportunity to express my concerns and…

  • Jan 4, 2022
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OUT ON A LIMB. Campbell River Mirror

Stopped myself from giving in to negativity

The vast majority of people are doing what is necessary to fight this pandemic – keep it up

OUT ON A LIMB. Campbell River Mirror