Opinion

EDITORIAL: Easing of restrictions brings cautious optimism

COVID-19 directives will not be lifted all at once

  • May 13, 2020

LETTER – Proximity to fire hall doesn’t necessarily equate to property insurance savings

Dear editor, Re: AAP proposed for Merville fire hall approval (April 28…

  • May 13, 2020

COLUMN: Residents should explore B.C. to help tourism industry amid COVID-19

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • May 11, 2020
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LETTER – Hornby Islander imploring tourists to stay away this summer

Dear editor, Residents of Hornby Island are highly stressed at thoughts of…

  • May 8, 2020

LETTER – We have lost our rights and freedoms for the sake of 700 people

Dear editor, Let’s talk about the real world versus the virtual world.…

  • May 4, 2020

LETTER: Comox Valley Regional District can blame its own policies for recycling fiasco

Dear editor, Not too many years ago, the recycling sites at Courtenay…

  • May 3, 2020

LETTER – Governments should address toxic drug supply crisis in the same manner as their response to COVID-19 crisis

Dear editor, We are witnessing and experiencing unprecedented responses by both federal…

  • May 3, 2020

LETTER – Normal freedoms often have to be constrained during times of disasters

Dear editor, I am writing to respond to the letter from Carlos…

  • May 3, 2020

Comox Valley’s ‘Only Bouquets’ passing along compliments and thanks

Bouquets to frontline workers, and companies going the extra mile

  • May 3, 2020

LETTER – Let’s all put on masks and get on with our lives

Dear editor, In a letter to MLA Ronna-Rae Leonard, I asked her…

  • May 2, 2020

COLUMN: From flattening the COVID-19 curve to Team B.C. recovery

B.C. business leaders say they’re ready to restart economy

  • Apr 30, 2020

LETTER: London Drugs president supports local news

‘We are continuing our commitment to print our flyers and distribute them through community newspapers’

  • Apr 30, 2020

LETTER – Now is the time to help others

Dear editor, As Canadians, we have stood up and faced every challenge…

  • Apr 30, 2020

COVID-19 supports for seniors

VICTORIA — We are all living in a period of high anxiety,…

  • Apr 27, 2020

LETTER – Pharmacies making unfair profits through dispensing fees during COVID crisis

Dear editor, We are in unprecedented times and all levels of government…

  • Apr 26, 2020

LETTER – Cancelling the Mile of Flowers plant-in was a shortsighted decision by the City of Courtenay

Dear editor, That the City would cancel the planting of Courtenay’s Mile…

  • Apr 26, 2020

LETTER – Now is not the time to proceed on the Fifth Street Bridge upgrades

Dear editor, Not that I’m fixated or anything about the Fifth Street…

  • Apr 26, 2020

EDITORIAL: The tough task of finding balance in a crisis

With the guiding words of Dr. Bonnie Henry, B.C. is getting it right

  • Apr 22, 2020