Opinion

Editorial: Be a fan of our unofficial civic sport, bathtubbing

Nanaimo’ Bathtub Weekend starts today, July 20, and culminates with the great race Sunday, July 22

B.C. VIEWS: Unions regain control of public construction

B.C.’s 40-year battle swings back to international big labour

Learning he was homeless, I invited him for coffee and Linda’s cookies.

Unpacking the realities of addiction

  • Jul 20th, 2018
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No one tries to take down Nanaimo's Discontent City at rally
All's fair at Vancouver Island Exhibition in Nanaimo
Fires break out in chip piles at Harmac mill
Two hurt in car crash at Northfield intersection

LETTER: Andrew Scheer may be most underrated political leader in Western world

Former MP John Weston writes about an evening he hosted with the federal Conservative leader

  • Jul 16th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tent city residents disrespectful

Where can I sign up for free oceanfront property, asks letter writer

  • Jul 20th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: City victimizing victims at Discontent City

City of Nanaimo needs to take homelessness crisis seriously, says letter writer

  • Jul 20th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Strategic planning needed in Nanaimo school district

I find it ironic that the school expansion comes on the heels of recent school closure decisions

  • Jul 20th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Highrise unwanted

Surely, council will not approve this rezoning application, says letter writer

  • Jul 19th, 2018

Beefs & Bouquets, July 19

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  • Jul 19th, 2018

Column: The struggle to make Nanaimo a ‘destination’

Why visit Nanaimo? Ask a handful of people and you’ll probably get a handful of answers

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Enough is enough at Discontent City

I cannot believe that the people of Discontent City even get to have a say, says letter writer

  • Jul 17th, 2018

Editorial: Drop-in centre presents some different solutions

A drop-in centre with an array of services would present chances for people to make connections

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Full schools were foreseeable

The district has effectively built a brick wall around desirable neighbourhoods, says letter writer

  • Jul 16th, 2018

Editorial: Renter protection is needed more than ever

It’s more important than ever to ensure measures are in place to secure the homes people do have

  • Jul 16th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Making private health care illegal again

Adrian Dix battles to maintain Cuba-style medical monopoly

Beefs & Bouquets, July 12

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  • Jul 12th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tent city a gathering place

Fewer homeless people are living in little alcoves since tent city’s creation, says letter writer

  • Jul 8th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Do we need another layer of green government oversight?

Foresters, engineers may not be trusted to act ethically

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Councillors need to be qualified

I hope would-be candidates will ask themselves some tough questions, says letter writer

  • Jul 8th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Oil investment a ‘race to the bottom’

We need to be scaling back on fossil fuel use, not ramping up, says letter writer

  • Jul 6th, 2018