Editorials

Editorial: British Columbians depending on affordability promises

Following last month’s campaigning, throne speech introduces coming initiatives

EDITORIAL: Take time to ask questions during Black History Month

Racism still lurks even in Canadian society

  • Feb 11, 2019

Editorial: Stay vigilant, scammers adjusting their tactics

No one will ever accuse you of being foolish for asking for another opinion

  • Feb 10, 2019

EDITORIAL: Good councils have cooperation without collusion, decisions based on good discussion

Municipal government is the undeserved Charlie Brown of governance

  • Feb 8, 2019

EDITORIAL: What value do vacant homes bring to a community?

Government’s priority shouldn’t be to ensure speculators will always be able to line their pockets

  • Jan 28, 2019
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EDITORIAL: Island traffic strategy lacks key initiatives

Overpass installation and rail implementation needed

EDITORIAL: Gillette ad challenges men

More advertisements need to be made this way

Editorial: We don’t think enough about our impacts on the world

Six eagles were killed, and six others were sickened after being poisoned.

  • Jan 24, 2019

Editorial: National rowing training centre will bring benefits for Cowichan

This is an incredibly exciting win for the Cowichan Valley.

  • Jan 22, 2019

Editorial: Looking back at windstorm helps us prepare for next time

BC Hydro says it was the most destructive storm in its history

  • Jan 20, 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

Editorial: Need to look at more than just emergency Malahat bypass

We favour options that offer regular alternatives, not just a crash bypass.

  • Jan 15, 2019

Clothing donation bins aren’t the problem

The weekly editorial for the 100 Mile Free Press

OUR VIEW: We all need to check our facts

Online commenting should be held to the same standard readers hold the media

  • Jan 12, 2019

EDITORIAL: Weather extremes becoming the norm

People helping each other out makes our communities strong

Editorial: Optimism for Island rail corridor as 2019 begins

There is no doubt the price tag for the project has risen significantly.

  • Jan 6, 2019

Editorial: New year’s resolutions are generally worth a try

If the idea of a new year offers new motivation, then we might as well be motivated

EDITORIAL: Christmas is rooted in a simple belief

We wish you a peaceful holiday filled with the best of the Christmas spirit

  • Dec 24, 2018

Editorial: Need to encourage, not discourage transfer to green power

It’s frankly stupid tht we can be generating much-needed power, but our utility won’t accept it.

  • Dec 20, 2018