Opinion

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
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Superpod spotted off Vancouver island
Orcas hunting otters off Denman Island
Comox Valley man turns 102

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 – 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

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

Provincial park system needs more funding

Dear editor, The current health pandemic has shone a light on the…

  • 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…

LETTER – Sincere reconciliation efforts would include changing our province’s name

Dear editor, It is now a practice, before a public event, to…

  • Jul 12, 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

LETTER – Recent liberal gun ban has nothing to do with public safety

Dear editor, Re: Weapons ban puts Canadians’ health and well-being first letter…

  • Jul 8, 2020

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

LETTERS: Weapons ban puts Canadians’ health and well-being first

Editor: As a physician, I am in full support of the federal…

  • Jul 1, 2020

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

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

  • Jul 1, 2020

LETTER – Courtenay government missing in action

Dear editor, Where is our civic government? Have they abandoned the city?…

  • Jul 1, 2020