Editorials

EDITORIAL: A pandemic continues

Measures to control the spread of COVID-19 were introduced six months ago

  • Sep 23, 2020

EDITORIAL: Inaction on homelessness costs money

Action comes with a price tag but the alternative is immoral and expensive

  • Aug 5, 2020

OPINION: Enjoy yourselves, but maintain vigilance amid COVID-19 pandemic

It is definitely a message that bears repeating: stay vigilant and stay…

Editorial: Beefs returning to Beefs & Bouquets

The readers have spoken, and the Comox Valley Record listened. Beefs will…

  • Jul 22, 2020

LETTER – Canada Day editorial was unoriginal, simplistic and safe

Dear editor, The July 1 editorial to “Be kind, be thoughtful, be…

  • Jul 8, 2020

EDITORIAL: Be kind, be thoughtful, be Canadian – every day

Happy Canada Day - one that is sure to be like no…

  • Jul 1, 2020
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EDITORIAL: Local heroes become economic heroes in Comox

Firefighters from Comox Fire Rescue are historically selfless - at work, and…

  • Jun 17, 2020

EDITORIAL: Side effect of reopening economy may be more reckless driving incidents

More kids are out on bikes and more drivers are speeding on our roads

  • Jun 9, 2020

EDITORIAL: Kindness does wonders for mental health

Who can honestly say this pandemic hasn’t messed with their head? But there are ways to fight the malaise

  • May 20, 2020

EDITORIAL: Easing of restrictions brings cautious optimism

COVID-19 directives will not be lifted all at once

  • May 13, 2020

EDITORIAL: The tough task of finding balance in a crisis

With the guiding words of Dr. Bonnie Henry, B.C. is getting it right

  • Apr 22, 2020

EDITORIAL: Legislate an end to non-essential travel

It should have come as little surprise that many people chose to…

Editorial: More help needed for mortgage, rent payments

If you are a residential tenant, were you able to pay rent for April 1?

  • Apr 9, 2020

EDITORIAL: Breaking the rules for the sake of kindness

I am breaking two rules with this editorial. The first one is…

EDITORIAL: Communities have a right to know when COVID-19 arrives locally

This week, the Comox Valley Record published two articles regarding the novel…

Editorial: Being intoxicated must not be allowed to stand as a viable defence in criminal cases

Hamnett has permanent physical damage to one hand from the attack

  • Mar 10, 2020

EDITORIAL: B.C. waitlist for kidney transplant exceeds 600

One in 10 British Columbians has kidney disease. That’s a staggering number.…

  • Mar 5, 2020

EDITORIAL: Importance of L’Arche cannot be diminished

The results of an inquiry into allegations of sexual abuse on the…

EDITORIAL: Premier’s office loses sight on what’s important

Premier’s office loses sight on what’s important

  • Feb 13, 2020

Editorial: Affordable housing is no longer affordable

What is affordable housing? If the term even still applies - and…