Editorials

Alex Trebek, left, and Howie Meeker. (File photos)

OPINION: Meeker, Trebek were true Canadian icons

Pair of legends remembered fondly by many across the country

COMMENTARY: Island rail situation has an all-too-familiar ring

COMMENTARY: Island rail situation has an all-too-familiar ring

Here we go again. Much like Wiarton Willie, Island Corridor Foundation seems…

OPINION: Cold-weather shelter solution needs to be found for Parksville Qualicum Beach
OPINION: Cold-weather shelter solution needs to be found for Parksville Qualicum Beach
EDITORIAL: Real communication can solve problems

EDITORIAL: Real communication can solve problems

Neighbourhood dispute in Columbia Beach made headlines

EDITORIAL: Real communication can solve problems
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
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Vehicle collision north-bound on the Island Highway outside Lantzville
Field of Crosses
Chainsaw Carver
OPINION: Parksville Qualicum Beach volunteers worthy of all their accolades

OPINION: Parksville Qualicum Beach volunteers worthy of all their accolades

Communities made better through selfless effort

  • Jul 15, 2020
OPINION: Parksville Qualicum Beach volunteers worthy of all their accolades
Qualicum Beach councillor shows courage, leadership

Qualicum Beach councillor shows courage, leadership

After Filmer speaks out, town raises Pride Flag for first time

Qualicum Beach councillor shows courage, leadership
EDITORIAL: Illegal dumping remains a big problem

EDITORIAL: Illegal dumping remains a big problem

Harsher penalties need to be enacted for the scofflaws

  • Jun 12, 2020
EDITORIAL: Illegal dumping remains a big problem
OPINION: Call for kindness is a powerful message

OPINION: Call for kindness is a powerful message

Last week, B.C.’s minister responsible for multiculturalism spoke out on the rising…

  • May 22, 2020
OPINION: Call for kindness is a powerful message
Editorial: Important to remain positive during a crisis

Editorial: Important to remain positive during a crisis

Community spirit evident despite COVID-19 situation

  • Apr 8, 2020
Editorial: Important to remain positive during a crisis
EDITORIAL: Communities have a right to know when COVID-19 arrives locally

EDITORIAL: Communities have a right to know when COVID-19 arrives locally

This week, the Comox Valley Record published two articles regarding the novel…

EDITORIAL: Communities have a right to know when COVID-19 arrives locally
Opinion: Decision proof of ability for community to grow

Opinion: Decision proof of ability for community to grow

Berwick project a positive for the city and community as a whole

  • Mar 9, 2020
Opinion: Decision proof of ability for community to grow
OPINION: Let’s see some leadership and fix the Ballenas running track

OPINION: Let’s see some leadership and fix the Ballenas running track

Endless committee talks haven’t solved the issue

  • Jan 22, 2020
OPINION: Let’s see some leadership and fix the Ballenas running track
Shopping locally benefits the entire community

Shopping locally benefits the entire community

Dec. 2-8 is BC Buy Local Week

  • Dec 3, 2019
Shopping locally benefits the entire community
Enough with the exit talk already

Enough with the exit talk already

Has it simply become the political version of ‘it’s my ball and…

  • Oct 31, 2019
Enough with the exit talk already
OPINION: Now is the time for extending helping hands

OPINION: Now is the time for extending helping hands

Topic of a cold-weather shelter in Parksville continues to heat up as temperature outside drops

  • Oct 18, 2019
OPINION: Now is the time for extending helping hands
Editorial: Trustee motion may not be the ‘most obvious’ thing to do

Editorial: Trustee motion may not be the ‘most obvious’ thing to do

More discussion required on Qualicum school district field trip issue

  • Oct 1, 2019
Editorial: Trustee motion may not be the ‘most obvious’ thing to do
Development doesn’t have to be a dirty word

Development doesn’t have to be a dirty word

The ‘d-word’ can often inspire plenty of animated debate. Development is always…

  • Sep 18, 2019
Development doesn’t have to be a dirty word
EDITORIAL: Something just may happen in next 30 years for Island rail service

EDITORIAL: Something just may happen in next 30 years for Island rail service

‘We’ll say it again… wake us up when something actually happens’

  • Sep 1, 2019
EDITORIAL: Something just may happen in next 30 years for Island rail service