Editorials

EDITORIAL: Stage 3 water restrictions now in effect

Stage 3 water restrictions are now in effect for all areas of…

  • Sep 3, 2019
Editorial: Saving the planet not a partisan issue

Editorial: Saving the planet not a partisan issue

Climate change ads aren’t partisan

  • Aug 29, 2019
Editorial: Saving the planet not a partisan issue
Editorial: Someone in the Comox Valley knows

Editorial: Someone in the Comox Valley knows

Someone in our community knows something. Someone in the Comox Valley -…

  • Aug 27, 2019
Editorial: Someone in the Comox Valley knows

EDITORIAL: Truth exists despite the jargon of today’s world

Media outlets receive constant information from public and private interests who spin…

  • Aug 8, 2019
Editorial: Amber alert complaints

Editorial: Amber alert complaints

Just don’t, okay?

  • Aug 6, 2019
Editorial: Amber alert complaints
Southern resident orcas off the west coast of Vancouver Island earlier this month. (DFO Pacific/Twitter)

Editorial: Admire killer whales, but from a distance

Boaters need to make an effort to stay 200 metres from killer whales

Southern resident orcas off the west coast of Vancouver Island earlier this month. (DFO Pacific/Twitter)
Editorial: Celebrate Pride Week in the Comox Valley

Editorial: Celebrate Pride Week in the Comox Valley

It’s Pride Week in the Comox Valley – a week to celebrate…

  • Jul 23, 2019
Editorial: Celebrate Pride Week in the Comox Valley
Editorial: There’s a price tag for illegal dumping

Editorial: There’s a price tag for illegal dumping

There’s no excuse for this anti-social behaviour.

  • Jul 23, 2019
Editorial: There’s a price tag for illegal dumping
Plastic bales at Ridge Meadows Recycling Depot, bound for a plant in Delta. (Neil Corbett/THE NEWS)

Editorial: Plastic bag court battle inevitable, but just a waste of time

Court ruling striking down Victoria’s plastic bag ban unneeded speedbump on road to doing right thing

  • Jul 18, 2019
Plastic bales at Ridge Meadows Recycling Depot, bound for a plant in Delta. (Neil Corbett/THE NEWS)
The co-owner of a bar in Red Deer, Alta. doesn’t regret hanging a large pinata of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, shown in a handout photo, in his establishment on the Canada Day weekend. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-Rob Newell

EDITORIAL: An effigy incites anger

Piñata depicting Prime Minister Justin Trudeau did not address specific concerns

  • Jul 11, 2019
The co-owner of a bar in Red Deer, Alta. doesn’t regret hanging a large pinata of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, shown in a handout photo, in his establishment on the Canada Day weekend. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-Rob Newell
The St. John Ambulance therapy dogs were a big hit with the children at the City of Courtenay Canada Day Parade. Photo by Terry Farrell

Editorial: Take the politicking out of parades

Remember when parades were all about the children? Floats and clowns, animals…

  • Jul 7, 2019
The St. John Ambulance therapy dogs were a big hit with the children at the City of Courtenay Canada Day Parade. Photo by Terry Farrell
Editorial: The evolution of fake news

Editorial: The evolution of fake news

More misinformation than ever

  • Jul 2, 2019
Editorial: The evolution of fake news
Editorial: We’re still waiting for legal cannabis

Editorial: We’re still waiting for legal cannabis

Does it really need to take this long?

  • Jun 26, 2019
Editorial: We’re still waiting for legal cannabis
Editorial: Time for action on national pharmacare plan

Editorial: Time for action on national pharmacare plan

The report calls for a basic plan for essential medications by 2022, and comprehensive list by 2027

  • Jun 18, 2019
Editorial: Time for action on national pharmacare plan
Comox Valley, what are you curious about?

Comox Valley, what are you curious about?

The Curious Comox Valley set to launch next week

Comox Valley, what are you curious about?
EDITORIAL: D-Day sacrifices should stir concern today

EDITORIAL: D-Day sacrifices should stir concern today

Seventy-five years have passed since nearly 150,000 Allied troops landed on the…

  • Jun 6, 2019
EDITORIAL: D-Day sacrifices should stir concern today
Editorial: Trying to rebuild history

Editorial: Trying to rebuild history

Money for rebuilding Notre Dame could be better spent

  • Apr 25, 2019
Editorial: Trying to rebuild history
Editorial: Take a shot at eradicating measles

Editorial: Take a shot at eradicating measles

It’s been nearly 40 years now since any parent has heard a…

  • Apr 23, 2019
Editorial: Take a shot at eradicating measles
Editorial: Fact or Fiction

Editorial: Fact or Fiction

It’s getting hard to tell good info from bad

  • Apr 18, 2019
Editorial: Fact or Fiction
Editorial: The future isn’t in LNG

Editorial: The future isn’t in LNG

Selling off our resources is no plan for the future

  • Apr 9, 2019
Editorial: The future isn’t in LNG