Opinion

ZYTARUK: Keeping homicide victims’ names from public a disturbing trend

Not revealing the identities of homicide victims is bad public policy, and here’s why

EDITORIAL: Minority rules in our colourful culture

Quibbles over symbolic rainbow crossings belie critics’ genuine concerns

  • Jun 6th, 2018

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Homeless camp isn’t solving underlying problems

Homes for the mentally ill need to be built, not camps for the homeless, says letter writer

  • Jun 5th, 2018
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Editorial: Pride week is more than a parade and a party

This year’s pride theme is ‘unity through diversity’

Food Matters: We need to elect politicians who share our values

People want to improve our communities by creating alternatives to ‘business as usual’

  • Jun 5th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Justin Trudeau left himself no choice on pipeline

Federal Liberals undermined National Energy Board, then realized the cost

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Tent city decisions politically motivated

Unfortunate people have been failed by every level of government for years, says letter writer

  • Jun 2nd, 2018

OPINION: On helmets and helicopter parenting

How the “what-ifs’ and close calls can drive people with kids crazy

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Vote reform not in our best interests

PR will provide unstable minority governments with fringe parties holding the balance of power

  • May 31st, 2018

COLUMN: Freedom of information requests due to lack of communication

Communication hasn’t always been easy with the City of Nanaimo

Beefs & Bouquets, May 31

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  • May 31st, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Without NRE, more is going into landfill

I deeply hope the NRE and our city council can still work things out, says letter writer

  • May 31st, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Oil spill dangers are being overblown

It is time for B.C. citizens to stop the spreading of fairy dust and to return to the 21st century

  • May 30th, 2018

Editorial: Join us in looking back and looking forward

Special sections published today: 101 Things to See and Do in Nanaimo and 30 Years in Our Community

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Parking is already too scarce at Departure Bay

The latest parking variance at the Amrikko’s site is just incredible, says letter writer

  • May 28th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Our poverty reduction plan is already in place

NDP has another promise it needs to appear to keep

COLUMN: Women’s breasts really aren’t that big a deal

A follow on some Princeton, B.C., students gained considerable exposure when they dropped their bras

Beefs & Bouquets, May 24

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  • May 24th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: More rental units desperately needed on mid Island

Condos do not house the poor or the working poor, says letter writer

  • May 24th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Develop alternate energy

Why is our government considering investing in a waning industry, asks letter writer

  • May 23rd, 2018