Editorial

EDITORIAL: Rogers review ‘savings’ for city a puzzle

The Judy Rogers management review of the City of Port Alberni leaves many questions unanswered.

EDITORIAL: Alberni Valley sports tourism alive and well

Alberni Valley Minor Softball has reached a milestone this week.

EDITORIAL: Transparency a public expectation

Discontent over the lack of transparency at the City of Port Alberni city council table boiled over Monday night .

Editorial: Graduates, the future is all yours

This year's high school graduates are a part of the largest generation in Western history: millennials.

EDITORIAL: Job creation a fine line for municipalities

Concerns over the city government's role in job creation have surfaced after recent land sales.

Editorial: Senseless is the only word for killings

Port Alberni and other Vancouver Island communities are showing support for the LGBTQ community after a mass shooting in Orlando.

EDITORIAL: History repeats on waterfront

No one should surprised that Port Alberni city council's decision to sell the former plywood lots has the public upset.

Editorial: Community must meet halfway

An announcement from city council regarding an expansion for Rainbow Gardens senior care facility has caused opposition from community.

Racing event deserves city support

The level of opposition to the work being done on Stamp Avenue on behalf of Thunder in the Valley is disappointing.

A decade on Ty Watson House going strong

Ty Watson House has been open a decade and controversy is brewing over Island Timberlands closing gates for May long Weekend

Is a name a name or an identity?

It is important for the community to remember the roots of long-standing street names in the Alberni Valley.

Aquarium’s opening a good sign

New aquarium sure to be a draw for tourists and students in the Alberni Valley.

Are you a registered organ donor?

Organ donation is a most incredible gift—the gift of life—and we ask you to consider it.

Expansion to change waterfront

Good visions for second vessel added to Lady Rose Marine Services

Get this train moving or pull funding

The Regional District of Nanaimo is fed up with delays in infrastructure restoration and is pulling funding to Island Corridor Foundation

Drivers need to share the road with everyone

Motorists may need some educating on sharing the road with others, like horseback riders

Bed shortage at West Coast General Hospital needs solving

An overcapacity issue at WCGH has prompted a concerned letter from resident Frank Kruks who was moved five times in his four-day stay

Are you ready in the event of a crisis?

Emergency preparedness is a theme gaining traction in the Alberni Valley, and there are signs all over indicating why.

KIlling time is unproductive

We believe the ACRD's abattoir feasibility survey is a good step to take for food security in the central Island.

Is shipping raw logs hurting us?

Western Forest Products has laid off more than 40 workers at APD sawmill, citing a rate dispute in the forest—and a log shortage.