Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: Time to listen to the doctors and legalize opioid drugs

Answer is the same as marijuana, get the criminal gangs out

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Dying trees should be a climate warning

Humankind is now at a crossroad; one that demands a paradigm shift, says letter writer

  • Feb 8, 2019

Beefs & Bouquets, Feb. 7

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

  • Feb 7, 2019
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Government has had a hand in exacerbating ICBC’s woes

ICBC is broke because the money they had went into general revenue for B.C., says letter writer

  • Feb 6, 2019

Column: New food guide still includes some old favourites

There remain formidable obstacles to the reforms advocated in Canada Food Guide, says columnist

  • Feb 6, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Supportive housing fears unwarranted

I live in the neighbourhood and have seen no problems, says letter writer

  • Feb 5, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP government resumes taxing, spending to battle poverty

Legislature scandal, speculation tax distract from NDP agenda

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Leave LNG underground

The extraction and consumption of LNG harms us all, says letter writer

  • Feb 1, 2019

Beefs & Bouquets, Jan. 31

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  • Jan 31, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Holocaust history must continually be told and retold

This historical evidence must not be lost to the world or history will repeat itself

  • Jan 30, 2019

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

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