Editorials

Editorial: Ferry lineups harm tourism

Friday and Sunday lineups seem to be forming earlier and extending later

Beefs & Bouquets, Aug. 17

To submit a beef or a bouquet to the Nanaimo News Bulletin, e-mail bulletinboard@nanaimobulletin.com

  • Aug 17th, 2017

Editorial: Gather at the fairgrounds for VIEX

This year is the 123rd Vancouver Island Exhibition, with the event taking place Aug. 18-20

Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

Making the lyrics more inclusive does not reject tradition, but respects it

Editorial: Petition about accountability

A couple hundred Nanaimo residents wish to give city council an ultimatum to shape up or ship out

Editorial: Honour B.C. this weekend

British Columbia isn’t perfect, but there’s no place we’d rather be

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Fair-goers gather for VIEX

     

    Woman alleges 93-year-old father had money stolen by care worker

       

      New residential care facility now open

         

        Nanaimo immigrant youth group focuses on fun

           

          Editorial: Park will keep its character

          Expanding Colliery Dam Park ended up being an easy enough decision for Nanaimo city council

          Editorial: Keep calm and tub on

          We hope everyone takes the opportunity to hop in and have some fun at Nanaimo’s Bathtub weekend

          Editorial: Boost turnout for byelection

          It’s just one seat on a nine-member council, but it’s important enough that every citizen should vote

          Editorial: It shouldn’t be politics as usual in B.C.

          An incoming government needs to take care that it’s as representative as voters seemed to want

          Editorial: Canadian spirit is evident

          For the nation’s 150th, this July 1 is going to be a bigger deal across the country

          Editorial: Nanaimo grads make us proud

          Another class of graduates is finishing secondary school in Nanaimo.

          Editorial: Affordability will drive votes

          Candidates need to get people to the polls, and raising issues around affordable housing is one way

          • Jun 22nd, 2017

          Editorial: School libraries need stocking

          As school boards try to manage budget challenges, library bookshelves don’t always get prioritized.

          Editorial: City can agree on walkway

          The waterfront walkway is highly valued by citizens

          Editorial: Marine Fest now Marine Month, and why stop there?

          Next month and in subsequent summers, Nanaimo can really make the most of festival season

          Editorial: Byelection one to watch

          A few thousand votes divided 13 ways could mean slim margins at the ballot box

          Editorial: Ideas needed in drug crisis

          Nanaimo will put off a permanent supervised consumption site, but there’s a will to find solutions

          Editorial: Byelection is a refresher

          This summer’s byelection will be a midterm vote of sorts in Nanaimo

          Editorial: Celebrate our heritage

          There’s every reason why Heritage Days can be a source of pride here