Opinion

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

EDITORIAL: Inaction on homelessness costs money

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

  • 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

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

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

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

LETTER – How do we address the psychological and emotional costs of COVID-19?

Dear editor, Most of us are now well aware of the tremendous…

  • Aug 5, 2020
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Victoria News Update

LETTER – Shellfish industry pollutes with impunity; taxpayers foot cleanup bill

Dear Editor, Re: Shellfish industry gets funds to clean up ‘ghost’ gear,…

  • Jul 26, 2020

LETTER – Stores without mask policies are showing a disregard for their clientele

Dear editor, In the last couple of weeks, I have gone to…

  • Jul 29, 2020

LETTER – A better understanding of B.C.’s history might negate the need for a name change

Dear editor, In response to Ben Pires (Victoria) July 15 letter (Sincere…

  • Jul 29, 2020

LETTER – Why are masks not mandatory in the Comox Valley Hospital?

Dear editor, On July 18, the Province of Quebec made masks mandatory…

  • Jul 29, 2020

LETTER – Hazard at Cape Lazo beach an easy fix, if Town would allow it

Dear editor, There is an ongoing safety situation at the beach entrance…

  • Jul 22, 2020

LETTER – ‘Plate hate’ editorial strikes a chord with reader

Dear editor, I was both delighted and saddened to see your editorial…

  • Jul 22, 2020

Editorial: Beefs returning to Beefs & Bouquets

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

  • Jul 22, 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

LETTER – What is the plan for those awaiting elective surgery?

Dear editor, There are currently more than 90,000 people in B.C. waiting…

  • Jul 22, 2020

LETTER – Column on homestead’s demolition reminds reader of local issues

Dear editor, Like many readers, I was moved by Terry Farrell’s July…

  • Jul 22, 2020

LETTER: Time to rename British Columbia

One reader wants the province to create a more inclusive name for B.C.

  • Jul 20, 2020

LETTER – Canadian firearms laws are robust, but there is no perfect solution

Dear editor, Re: Recent Liberal gun ban has nothing to do with…

  • Jul 19, 2020

LETTER – It’s appalling that the aquaculture industry is getting free money to clean up its own mess

Dear editor, RE: Shellfish industry gets funds to clean up ghost gear…

  • Jul 19, 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