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COLUMN: The purpose of a non-medical mask

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, non-medical masks are becoming a more common sight

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Sept. 16, 2020

Comox Valley Record editorial cartoonist

  • Sep 16, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Aug. 26. 2020

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Aug. 26. 2020

  • Aug 26, 2020

COLUMN: DFO should enforce regulations, not pay for cleanup

By paying aquaculture industry to clean up its own mess, DFO becomes an enabler to ocean pollution

  • Aug 12, 2020
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Reforming the PST can be a powerful tool to get people, businesses back to work long-term

Stronger tomorrow plan offers blueprint for job-rich recovery, says Jeff Zweig and Greg D’Avignon

  • Aug 5, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Aug. 5, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Aug. 5, 2020

  • Aug 5, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for July 29, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for July 29, 2020

  • Jul 29, 2020

Corporate COVID bailouts should come with “green strings” attached

After the 2008 stock and housing market crash plunged the U.S. and…

  • Jul 22, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for July 15, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for July 15, 2020

  • Jul 15, 2020

Commen-Terry: Why wearing a mask makes sense to me

My name is Terry, and I wear a mask. It sounds like…

Commen-Terry: Losing part of my childhood

Sunday morning I received an unwanted email. It was a picture, from…

COLUMN: Some more appropriate names for Washington NFL team

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

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for July 1, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for July 1, 2020

  • Jul 1, 2020

Science Matters: Rethinking roads can drive down species decline

With roads closed and vehicle traffic down during the pandemic, some animals…

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for June 17, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for June 17, 2020

  • Jun 17, 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

GUEST COLUMN: B.C. COVID-19 survey brings answers closer

275,000 responses so far, broader health information helps

  • May 22, 2020

COLUMN: Do ‘murder hornets’ pose a serious buzzkill?

David Suzuki dissects Asian giant hornet hysteria

  • May 20, 2020