Opinion

Column: A failure in communications around a simple piece of info

Professionals are MIA regarding POA regulation for out-of-province agreements

LETTER – Amendments needed to the home rental system in British Columbia

Dear editor, Recent letters have described tensions between owners/landlords and renters in…

  • Feb 6, 2020

LETTER- Removal of pathology labs from our hospitals is a step backward

Dear editor, It has come to my attention over the last couple…

  • Feb 5, 2020
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Editorial: Affordable housing is no longer affordable

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

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Feb. 4, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Feb. 4, 2020

  • Feb 4, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Cannabis challenges hurt B.C. economy

It’s a mishmash of rules for cannabis sales in B.C.’s municipalities

Editorial: Legal changes ahead for assisted death legislation

In June of 2016 Canadians gained the right to physician assisted death — but there were caveats.

  • Feb 2, 2020

LETTER – Overcrowding at North Island Hospital campuses must be addressed

In January, Brampton declared a healthcare emergency calling on the Ontario government…

  • Jan 31, 2020

LETTER – Americans now living in Canada must remember to vote

Dear editor, As an American citizen and a permanent resident of Canada,…

  • Jan 30, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Jan. 30, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Jan. 30, 2020

  • Jan 30, 2020

LETTER: We need to thank those who work in public education

Andrea Sinclair is president of the BC Parent Advisory Councils

  • Jan 29, 2020

LETTER – Medical assistance in dying contradicts basis of Canada’s constitution

Dear editor, In response to North Island-Powell River MP Rachel Blaney’s invitation…

  • Jan 29, 2020

Comox Valley Beefs & Bouquets for the week of Jan. 28

Beef to loud talkers; bouquet to medical personnel

  • Jan 29, 2020

LETTER – Local donor urges others to give blood

Dear editor, I was unable to donate blood today because of a…

  • Jan 28, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: New coronavirus outbreak an important reminder

Walking the line between cautious and alarmist

LETTER – Comox resident in a wheelchair grateful for random acts of kindness in wake of snowstorm

Dear editor, On Jan. 15, the Comox Valley received a taste of…

  • Jan 25, 2020

Comox Valley Beefs & Bouquets for the week of Jan. 21

Bouquets to and from the Adopt-a-Grandparent program; beef to people setting off fireworks

  • Jan 23, 2020

LETTER – Solution to forestry issues is to privatize Crown land

Dear editor, A half-year strike. Tough markets. High stumpage rates. Suffocating government…

  • Jan 23, 2020

LETTER – Wood burning serves a purpose, particularly during power outages

Dear editor, Sometimes it takes a power outage to make people aware…

  • Jan 23, 2020

Editorial: Weather unites us

Our preoccupation with the weather isn’t something to be scoffed at, it’s something to be embraced.

  • Jan 23, 2020