Opinion

COMMENTARY: Knowing where COVID-19 cases are does not protect you

Dr. Bonnie Henry explains why B.C. withholds community names

  • Apr 7, 2020

COLUMN: The other graph that shows B.C. can beat COVID-19

Is the curve being flattened? data on hospitalizations provides a crucial answer.

B.C. VIEWS: Pandemic shows need for adequate care home staffing

Seniors in B.C. care homes face challenging times

LETTER – Disappointed with the decision to close recreational trail systems

Dear Editor, It is hard to fault someone for being cautious, but…

  • Apr 3, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon For April 2, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon For April 2, 2020

  • Apr 1, 2020

LETTER – Town of Comox got it right with Aspen Road development decision

Dear editor, I wonder what could have prompted Barb Tribe to write…

  • Apr 1, 2020
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B.C. VIEWS: Small businesses need our help

Just as integral in neighbourhoods in Vancouver and Surrey as they are in Prince George or Kelowna

LETTER – Little things meant a lot back then, and they mean a lot now

Dear editor, Little things meant a lot in 1953 when this song…

  • Apr 1, 2020

LETTER – Comox council completely ignored residents’ concerns regarding Aspen Road development

Barb Tribe’s eloquent and totally factual description of Comox town council behaviour…

  • Mar 27, 2020

LETTER – Council decisions are made for the greater good of the community

Dear editor, Regarding Ms. Tribe’s letter to your office regarding the Aspen…

  • Mar 26, 2020

LETTER – Obeying the common-sense rules will defeat the virus

Dear editor, The government’s extreme measures are intended to protect vulnerable people…

  • Apr 1, 2020

COLUMN: Four reasons to hope that B.C. will win COVID-19 fight

Number of hospitalizations in B.C. remain low as thousands of beds freed up

EDITORIAL: Breaking the rules for the sake of kindness

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

Comox Valley Beefs & Bouquets switches to ‘Only Bouquets’

We are all in need of positive reinforcement; send us your cheerful notes

  • Mar 24, 2020

LETTER – Name-calling in letters to the editor does nothing to strengthen the argument

I read the latest letter and the beefs responding to Angela Bennett’s…

  • Mar 23, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: The good, bad and the ugly of COVID-19

Hoarding doesn’t help anyone – it is unnecessary, selfish, and promotes fear

LETTER – Downtown Courtenay BIA responds to letter critical of traffic in city’s core

Dear editor, This letter is in response to the letter by Jamie…

  • Mar 20, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for March 19, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for March 19, 2020

  • Mar 19, 2020

LETTER – Think you’re getting quality care at a private long-term care home? Think again

Dear editor, In February, the Seniors Advocate Report came out and had…

  • Mar 19, 2020