Editorials

Editorial: U.S. protests asking for the peace we all seek

Saturday’s protest marches in the U.S. asking for gun control were matched with events worldwide

Editorial: Unplug during Earth Hour, or at any time

Earth Hour is this Saturday, March 24, from 8:30-9:30 p.m.

Editorial: Federal review is one part of a port solution

We shouldn’t expect that it will be any kind of be-all and end-all

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Nanaimo Concert Band to perform at Maffeo Sutton Park
Coach house burns down on Haliburton Street
Silly boats make a splash on Nanaimo seas
Firefighters tackling bush fire in East Wellington

Editorial: Depot can’t be built without plan in place

The Nanaimo Recycling Exchange continues to teeter closer toward closure

Editorial: Homelessness being protested, rightfully

The frustration some feel on the issue is understandable

Editorial: Tide turning toward equality

International Women’s Day is Thursday, March 8

EDITORIAL: Fight bullying every day

Pink Shirt Day is Feb. 28

  • Feb 25th, 2018

Editorial: Ferry riders catch a break

Sailing waits remain a fact of life, but the wait for free ferry rides for seniors is almost over

Editorial: B.C. Liberals choose their direction

With Andrew Wilkinson elected party leader, the B.C. Liberals have chosen a course correction

Editorial: Let’s talk about mental health

The more we feel comfortable talking about our mental health, the more deeply we can delve into it

Editorial: March toward equal rights for women

All Canadians have our charter rights, but those rights aren’t respected equally

Column: Swedish hockey captain missed the silver lining

Sportsmanship is also a skill that needs practice after Lias Andersson threw his silver medal into the crowd

  • Jan 8th, 2018

EDITORIAL: Mental health requires care over the holidays

The Christmas season can be a time of increased stress

  • Dec 12th, 2017

Editorial: B.C. Liberals look to Island

The B.C. Liberal Party isn’t sure it got its message across on the Island in the last election

Editorial: Find a way to remember

It would do a disservice to the soldiers of years past to forget the things they fought for

Editorial: Island can lead on clean tech

The transition to cleaner technology is coming one way or another

Editorial: Recycle with right intent

The future of the Nanaimo Recycling Exchange has become a situation that stands to impact residents

Editorial: Talk about mental health

Mental Illness Awareness Week continues until Saturday (Oct. 7)

EDITORIAL: B.C. Liberal Party renewal benefits province

A B.C. Liberal party with leadership and direction is in the interest of all British Columbians

Editorial: Enable kids to be brilliant

Back to school is an opportunity to begin anew