Editorials

Editorial: 30 years of readership greatly appreciated

Nanaimo News Bulletin published its first issue May 2, 1988

Editorial: Affordable housing won’t happen on its own

We should be thinking about affordable housing as Nanaimo quickly grows outward, inward and upward

Editorial: Council’s last budget will have election takeaways

At this late date, there might be few options for limiting the tax increase

  • Apr 26, 2018
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Editorial: Airport terminal expansion could have spin-offs

Terminal expansion at Nanaimo Airport has potential to make real change to how people travel

Editorial: Spread the message of Earth Day’s meaning

Let’s maintain our motivation to make the natural world a better place

Editorial: New parking requirements provide a nudge

The City of Nanaimo is in the midst of reviewing its off-street parking bylaw

Editorial: Tents gone, homelessness hasn’t gone away

We’ll find out more about the community’s compassion toward homelessness

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

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 25, 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 8, 2018

EDITORIAL: Mental health requires care over the holidays

The Christmas season can be a time of increased stress

  • Dec 12, 2017