Opinion

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for July 1, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for July 1, 2020

  • Jul 1, 2020

LETTER – Comox Valley not free of racist symbols and actions

Nothing will change as long as we continue to just walk on by

  • Jun 30, 2020

LETTER – Comox Valley residents have already ‘soundly rejected’ 3L’s Stotan Falls development pitch

Dear editor, Well, here we go again. The zombie project from 3L…

  • Jun 27, 2020
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New CC-295 Kingfisher arrives at 19 Wing Comox
Superpod spotted off Vancouver island
Orcas hunting otters off Denman Island
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Finlayson: B.C.’s economy devastated by pandemic – and the measures taken to contain it

‘Policy-makers should be acutely sensitive to the financial health of the overall business sector’

  • Jun 24, 2020

Police should not have access to data from coronavirus contact tracing apps

‘This is not the first time that public health, privacy and law enforcement have collided’

  • Jun 24, 2020

LETTER – The politically corrupt management of the wild salmon resource in Canada is a sinking ship

Dear editor, Salmon are forest creatures. When forest structures are in decline,…

  • Jun 24, 2020

LETTER – ‘Xenophobic’ editorial cartoon insulting to reader

Dear editor, I was deeply dismayed to see the cartoon on page…

  • Jun 24, 2020

LETTER: The government was right to take control of local seniors’ complex

Dear editor, The B.C. government rightfully stepped on to take over administration…

  • Jun 24, 2020

LETTER – Residential planners in the Valley have neglected single-income individuals

Dear editor, I read with interest your recent report of the results…

  • Jun 24, 2020

LETTER: Planned port expansion in the Fraser Estuary would put the southern resident orcas at further risk

Dear editor, The Vancouver Fraser Port Authority has applied to expand its…

  • Jun 20, 2020

COLUMN: I sneezed, I coughed, so I got tested for COVID-19

Accessing a swab test is easy these days, but the actual test can more than a little daunting

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for June 17, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for June 17, 2020

  • Jun 17, 2020

Science Matters: Rethinking roads can drive down species decline

With roads closed and vehicle traffic down during the pandemic, some animals…

LETTER – The constant increase in taxes is unsustainable

Dear editor, I am continually amazed at the unbridled spending of taxpayers’…

  • Jun 17, 2020

LETTER – Blaney out of touch with hardships of airline industry

Dear editor, Re: Cancelled flight should mean full refund: Blaney (Page 33,…

  • Jun 17, 2020

EDITORIAL: Local heroes become economic heroes in Comox

Firefighters from Comox Fire Rescue are historically selfless - at work, and…

  • Jun 17, 2020

LETTER: City of Courtenay making it difficult to pay taxes

Dear editor, On Thursday, June 4, I drove over to the City…

  • Jun 14, 2020

LETTER – COVID-19 highlights how easily we take things for granted

Dear editor, How we all take things for granted. On page A26…

  • Jun 10, 2020

LETTER – COVID-19 is far from the only health crisis facing our government

Dear editor, Thank you to John and Jennifer Hedican, Phil Maund, and…

  • Jun 10, 2020

LETTER: Change needed in long-term care homes

This is not meant to criticize well-run long term care facilities…

  • Jun 10, 2020