Opinion

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: City can always find savings

Mayor dismissed idea that major savings can be found in a $200-million budget, says letter writer

  • Jun 1, 2019

Beefs & Bouquets, May 30

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

  • May 30, 2019

Looking beyond the invisible symptoms on World MS Day

For World MS Day Canadians should take a moment to think about the invisible symptoms of MS

  • May 30, 2019
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COLUMN: Does the B.C. government really want to help the tech industry?

BC needs to be wary of challengers within Canada who are increasing their share of the tech sector

  • May 29, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: No parties are doing politics differently

Letter writer chooses to withdraw support from a system that is ‘completely dysfunctional’

  • May 29, 2019

Column: Canadian journalists are asking good questions about policy

News Bulletin reporter attends Fraser Institute programin Vancouver

Editorial: Bike to work week can help spin Nanaimo’s spokes

Bike to Work and School Week/Go By Bike Week is May 27-June 2

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Inner ‘dragons’ delay climate action

Climate emergency declaration and four supporting motions are actual steps, says letter writer

  • May 26, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Money-laundering melodrama made for TV

Public inquiry staged to point fingers before 2021 election

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Supportive housing task force won’t have a lasting impact

Relief will be temporary, predicts letter writer

  • May 25, 2019

OPINIONS: Without safe injection sites, more opioid users will die

For safe injection sites to work, however, they must be placed in communities where injection drug users live

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Get started on environmental commitment

We are pleased to see city council addressing our climate and environment decay, say letter writers

  • May 23, 2019

OPINION: Liberal environmental contradictions could pave way for Conservative win

Carbon pricing, the Trans Mountain pipeline to be key facets in upcoming election

Beefs & Bouquets, May 23

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  • May 23, 2019

LETTER: Fletcher ‘blurs reality’ on B.C. union public construction

Bridge, highway projects awarded to companies, not unions

  • May 21, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Voters don’t get much reprieve from election babble

We are about to be bombarded again with campaign promises and advertisements, says letter writer

  • May 20, 2019

Editorial: Homelessness task force has to be more than misdirection

Task force won’t be able to address all the challenging issues that come before Nanaimo council

B.C. VIEWS: Reality of our plastic recycling routine exposed

Turns out dear old China wasn’t doing such a great job

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Chinook closure a disaster for fishing

I live in Nanaimo and we used to have good fishing in the Strait of Georgia, says letter writer

  • May 19, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Say no to plastic straws

Straws make drinking frappuccinos easier, but they kill sea creatures, says letter writer

  • May 18, 2019