Editorials

EDITORIAL: Stand on guard

EDITORIAL: Stand on guard

Exactly one year ago in this very column, we asked politely where…

EDITORIAL: Stand on guard
Editorial: What’s all the fuss about pot?

Editorial: What’s all the fuss about pot?

Don’t worry, be happy about pot legalization

  • Jun 26, 2018
Editorial: What’s all the fuss about pot?
EDITORIAL: It’s time to bite the bullet

EDITORIAL: It’s time to bite the bullet

Shane Stewart, an up-and-coming athlete from Parksville Qualicum Beach, recently won his…

  • Jun 26, 2018
EDITORIAL: It’s time to bite the bullet
EDITORIAL: A change at the top

EDITORIAL: A change at the top

Parksville Mayor Marc Lefebvre has announced he will not be seeking a…

EDITORIAL: A change at the top
LETTER: Ambassadors of summer

LETTER: Ambassadors of summer

The arrival of the hot weather and the classic cars to the…

LETTER: Ambassadors of summer
EDITORIAL: Riding the wave

EDITORIAL: Riding the wave

Worlds Oceans Day events were held this past week, and in Parksville,…

EDITORIAL: Riding the wave
EDITORIAL: Smokey the Bear has it right

EDITORIAL: Smokey the Bear has it right

We’re definitely into a weather pattern already where we can no longer…

  • Jun 7, 2018
EDITORIAL: Smokey the Bear has it right
Students and teachers from Rossland Summit School celebrate the opening of Rossland’s rainbow crosswalk last September. (Chelsea Novak/Rossland News)

EDITORIAL: Minority rules in our colourful culture

Quibbles over symbolic rainbow crossings belie critics’ genuine concerns

  • Jun 6, 2018
Students and teachers from Rossland Summit School celebrate the opening of Rossland’s rainbow crosswalk last September. (Chelsea Novak/Rossland News)
EDITORIAL: Three choices? Or is it four?

EDITORIAL: Three choices? Or is it four?

B.C. residents will have three choices for electoral reform in a November…

  • Jun 5, 2018
EDITORIAL: Three choices? Or is it four?

EDITORIAL: New weapons needed in fight against overdoses

The BC Coroner Service recently released the number of drug deaths in…

  • May 29, 2018
EDITORIAL: From pipe dream to reality

EDITORIAL: From pipe dream to reality

Today in the Parksville Qualicum Beach News, our readers will find the…

  • May 24, 2018
EDITORIAL: From pipe dream to reality
EDITORIAL: B.C. weather the new normal

EDITORIAL: B.C. weather the new normal

This may be the new spring weather

  • May 22, 2018
EDITORIAL: B.C. weather the new normal
EDITORIAL: Super Saturday

EDITORIAL: Super Saturday

Saturday, Oct. 20 will mark local election day in British Columbia, when…

  • May 15, 2018
EDITORIAL: Super Saturday
EDITORIAL: Fueling our fear with higher gas prices

EDITORIAL: Fueling our fear with higher gas prices

Higher gas prices are said to drive us to take public transit. Are we there yet?

  • May 10, 2018
EDITORIAL: Fueling our fear with higher gas prices
EDITORIAL: Food fight breaks out in B.C. Legislature

EDITORIAL: Food fight breaks out in B.C. Legislature

Private members bill would eliminate $61-a-day per diem for local MLAs in Greater Victoria

  • May 10, 2018
EDITORIAL: Food fight breaks out in B.C. Legislature
EDITORIAL: Still much to learn about mental health

EDITORIAL: Still much to learn about mental health

There remains a lot to learn when it comes to understanding mental…

  • May 10, 2018
EDITORIAL: Still much to learn about mental health

How much is too much at the pump?

First of all, the oil companies don’t care. We just wanted to…

  • May 3, 2018
EDITORIAL: Happy trails to senior drivers

EDITORIAL: Happy trails to senior drivers

It does not require seniors to use a computer program

  • Apr 26, 2018
EDITORIAL: Happy trails to senior drivers
EDITORIAL: Earth Day is every day

EDITORIAL: Earth Day is every day

More than a hundred people gathered on the waterfront in Qualicum Beach…

  • Apr 24, 2018
EDITORIAL: Earth Day is every day

EDITORIAL: Into the great unknown

There are legitimate reasons for opposition to any civic development project, and…

  • Apr 19, 2018