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LETTER – More must be done to address homelessness in the Comox Valley

Dear editor, As has been reported in the paper previously, the homelessness…

  • Jan 15, 2022

 

Herring fishery. Photo, Simon Ager

LETTER – Fishery restrictions not strict enough to protect herring in the Strait of Georgia

Dear editor, I will start with the Department of Fisheries and Oceans…

  • Jan 12, 2022

 

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LETTER – Record newspaper delivery person thanks her customers

Dear editor, To all my Record customers on Mansfield, Cliffe Avenue, from…

  • Jan 12, 2022

 

Seiners fill the waters between Comox and Nanoose Bay during roe herring fishery. File photo, Pacific Wild

LETTER – Decision to ban herring fishery in 2022 does not go far enough

Dear editor, We applaud the decision to ban herring fishing in 2022,…

  • Jan 5, 2022
Seiners fill the waters between Comox and Nanoose Bay during roe herring fishery. File photo, Pacific Wild
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Letter – It is time for municipalities to take active transportation more seriously

Dear editor, I just bought a recumbent trike this past summer and…

  • Jan 5, 2022
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LETTER – Former regional district director says Town of Comox overstepping its boundaries

Dear editor, I get a wry smile when I read that Mayor…

  • Jan 3, 2022
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Child looking through the display window at Christmas decoration in the shop. ADOBE STOCK IMAGE

CHRISTMAS AS A BOY: A Christmas poem

Comox Valley resident Murray Coulter has penned this Christmas poem to share…

  • Dec 22, 2021
Child looking through the display window at Christmas decoration in the shop. ADOBE STOCK IMAGE
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LETTER – Parent of G.P. Vanier student says flex days are ‘super valuable’

Dear editor, I would like to address the G.P. Vanier Flex Day…

  • Dec 22, 2021
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The north side of Ryan Road between Back and Sandwick roads contains a paved shoulder with a ditch and bus stop, but no sidewalk. Scott Stanfield photo

LETTER – Who’s responsible for buffering the bike lanes?

Dear editor, On Oct. 27, a story was published with the title:…

  • Dec 17, 2021
The north side of Ryan Road between Back and Sandwick roads contains a paved shoulder with a ditch and bus stop, but no sidewalk. Scott Stanfield photo
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LETTER – There is a sustainable way to chop down Christmas trees

Dear editor, Gary Korpan’s letter of Dec. 8 (Annual Christmas tree ‘slaughter’…

  • Dec 15, 2021
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LETTER – Local church may have followed safety protocols, but where was the common sense?

Dear editor, I’ve noted the alarming recent surge in COVID-19 cases in…

  • Dec 8, 2021
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Various evergreen pine and fur trees on display for sale at a Christmas tree lot. ADOBE STOCK IMAGE
Various evergreen pine and fur trees on display for sale at a Christmas tree lot. ADOBE STOCK IMAGE
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LETTER – Courtenay high school senior appreciates the value of flex days

Dear editor, The Jocie Brooks letter, GP Vanier’s ‘flex days’ equate to…

  • Dec 3, 2021
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LETTER – Province still refuses to connect BC logging practices with our latest flooding disaster

Dear editor, Trees help keep soil in place and their roots soak…

  • Dec 2, 2021
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LETTER – Commercial fishing is not responsible for the demise of salmon on the West Coast

Dear editor, On or about June 29, 2021, Federal Fisheries Minister Jordan…

  • Dec 1, 2021
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Fresh cut sawdust is seen from a tree cut from a cut block near the Òheli campÓ in Fairy Creek logging area near Port Renfrew, B.C. Monday, Oct. 4, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

LETTER – We are showing the same lack of respect for old-growth forest as we have for the whales and the cod

Dear editor, We nearly killed off the whales. That industrial non-sustainable enterprise…

  • Nov 24, 2021
Fresh cut sawdust is seen from a tree cut from a cut block near the Òheli campÓ in Fairy Creek logging area near Port Renfrew, B.C. Monday, Oct. 4, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
Qualicum Beach residents favour backyard chickens in residential areas. (PQB News file photo)

LETTER – Backyard chickens is not a political issue, it’s a practical issue

Dear editor, Hopefully now, after COVID, the summer fires and now the…

  • Nov 24, 2021
Qualicum Beach residents favour backyard chickens in residential areas. (PQB News file photo)
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LETTER – The Telus tower planned will provide Dove Creek residents with subpar wireless internet

Dear editor, Given the importance of reliable cellular and internet services for…

  • Nov 18, 2021
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GP Vanier in Courtenay. Photo courtesy Comox Valley Schools

LETTER – GP Vanier’s ‘flex days’ equate to 14 days of lost instruction for students

Dear editor, In the fall of 2020, GP Vanier implemented “Flex Day”…

  • Nov 18, 2021
GP Vanier in Courtenay. Photo courtesy Comox Valley Schools
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LETTER – Christmas wish list from Courtenay resident

Dear editor, Here is my Christmas wish list: 1) Let’s not mix…

  • Nov 17, 2021
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