Opinion

Editorial: Questions and answers matter to mental health

Bell Let’s Talk Day challenges us to have meaningful conversations

COLUMN: How you can get the government’s confidential stuff

The Abbotsford News’ handy guide to asking public bodies for their interesting information

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Residents need council to fix supportive housing problems

Supportive housing has come with increased crime and impact on neighbourhoods, says letter writer

  • Jan 30, 2019
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EDITORIAL: Vote, and be assured that your vote matters

Provincial byelection for the Nanaimo riding happens Wednesday, Jan. 30

B.C. VIEWS: Speaker Darryl Plecas splits legislature looting spree open

Long road to accountability began with MLA disclosures

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Mail is moving at a snail’s pace these days

Three letters mailed locally have all taken at least one week to arrive, says letter writer

  • Jan 27, 2019

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Voters weigh merits of candidates, parties

Nanaimo provincial byelection is Jan. 30

  • Jan 27, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Forest protection already in place

Valuable old-growth already contained within parks and designated reserves, says letter writer

  • Jan 27, 2019

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Giving up on passenger rail is a defeatist attitude

Our Island is lacking essential transportation links as our population grows, says letter writer

  • Jan 25, 2019

Editorial: Debate will let us compare candidates’ promises and personalities

All-candidates’ meeting is tonight, Jan. 24, at 7:30 p.m. at the Beban Park social centre

Beefs & Bouquets, Jan. 24

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

  • Jan 24, 2019

LETTER: Seniors home care, day programs expanding, Adrian Dix says

B.C. health minister responds to latest Seniors Advocate report

  • Jan 23, 2019

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Voters making up minds in byelection

Letter writers express concerns and hopes surrounding vote to choose new Nanaimo MLA

  • Jan 21, 2019

COLUMN: Four questions on the B.C. economy in 2019

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Jan 20, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Fact-checking the NDP’s speculation tax on empty homes

Negative-option billing is still legal for governments

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Some trees must be preserved, others need to go

Letter writers weigh in as tall trees toppled

  • Jan 18, 2019

Beefs & Bouquets, Jan. 17

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

  • Jan 17, 2019

Editorial: Federal byelection, if it happens, is no reason for voter fatigue

If indeed a byelection is called to choose a Nanaimo-Ladysmith MP, we might as well embrace it

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Respect ferry etiquette

Letter writer suggests that we consider the ferry terminal and the ferry itself as a ‘village’

  • Jan 16, 2019