Opinion

Ridge Meadows RCMP were on scene of a shooting an McDougal Street in Maple Ridge earlier this month. (Neil Corbett/The News)

In Our View: Gun control not a one-off issue

Dealing with our gun violence problem is a thorny isssue with no one simple solution

  • May 27, 2022

 

The Betty Farrell Residence for Families is a four-plex in Edmonton, providing supportive and affordable housing to families. Photo via rightathomehousing.com

Commen-Terry: One woman’s legacy can plant a seed for others

My family laid our mother to rest last week — another cycle…

 

A tasty breakfast treat. (Philip Wolf photo)

COLUMN: Does your guilty pleasure involve a captain, a tiger or a cartoon monster?

WOLF: The siren song of sugary breakfast cereals remains hard to resist

 

Our individual health is directly impacted by our planetary health. ADOBE STOCK IMAGE

OUR PLANETARY HEALTH: Health equity, social justice belong in climate change conversation

Megan Tomlinson Special to The Record Planetary health is a relatively new…

  • Jun 2, 2021
Our individual health is directly impacted by our planetary health. ADOBE STOCK IMAGE
Breaking through the clutter in this era of information overload can be a challenge. ADOBE STOCK IMAGE

IT’S YOUR BUSINESS: Information overload is here to stay

Joe Smith Special to The Record While we think of information overload…

  • May 18, 2021
Breaking through the clutter in this era of information overload can be a challenge. ADOBE STOCK IMAGE
Island Health board chair Leah Hollins. (Lexi Bainas/News Staff)

ISLAND HEALTH COLUMN: New year focus on vaccinations, opioid crisis, racism in healthcare

Island Health says while there is much work ahead, there is hope

  • Jan 2, 2021
Island Health board chair Leah Hollins. (Lexi Bainas/News Staff)
Beefs and Bouquets

Comox Valley Beefs & Bouquets for week of Dec. 2

Beef to deer hunters; bouquet from a store owner to shoppers

  • Dec 3, 2020
Beefs and Bouquets
OPINION: Enjoy yourselves, but maintain vigilance amid COVID-19 pandemic

OPINION: Enjoy yourselves, but maintain vigilance amid COVID-19 pandemic

It is definitely a message that bears repeating: stay vigilant and stay…

OPINION: Enjoy yourselves, but maintain vigilance amid COVID-19 pandemic
COLUMN: Forestry no longer close to top of B.C.’s economy

COLUMN: Forestry no longer close to top of B.C.’s economy

Our reactions to a forestry downturn reflect the past, not the present

COLUMN: Forestry no longer close to top of B.C.’s economy
Jessica Peters is a reporter at the Chilliwack Progress.

COLUMN: Models of care have varied greatly between ICBC and WorkSafe

Fighting to prove serious injuries doesn’t help anybody

Jessica Peters is a reporter at the Chilliwack Progress.
Comox Valley Beefs & Bouquets for the week of Jan. 28

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

Beef to loud talkers; bouquet to medical personnel

  • Jan 29, 2020
Comox Valley Beefs & Bouquets for the week of Jan. 28