Editorials

EDITORIAL: Travellers have spoken, and BC Ferries should listen

Reaction to our Question of the Week about BC Ferries’ reservation system—which…

  • Aug 10, 2017

EDITORIAL: Alberni needs to build federal relationship

Port Alberni Mayor Mike Ruttan was one of a small group of…

  • Aug 10, 2017

EDITORIAL: BC Ferries’ reservation system needs a revamp

It’s time for BC Ferries to come clean about its ‘reservation’ system…

  • Aug 8, 2017
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EDITORIAL: Alberni Valley News tells Valley’s stories through photos

The art of photojournalism—telling stories through photographs—takes talent. A photojournalist is often…

EDITORIAL: B.C. government will need to be balanced

There’s every reason why we can expect even debate and strong voices arguing all sides

  • Aug 1, 2017

EDITORIAL: Port Alberni saves face with tax incentive program

The best thing the City of Port Alberni did for beautifying the…

  • Jul 27, 2017

EDITORIAL: Alberni Rotary Club’s message remains strong after 80 years

Service club changes with the times, keeping relevant

  • Jul 25, 2017

EDITORIAL: It takes a special kind of person to fight fires

When a fire starts in the forest, or in a home, most…

  • Jul 20, 2017

EDITORIAL: Focus must be on Alberni Valley farmers and their crop losses

The infestation of armyworm hit Alberni Valley farms fast and hard last week…

  • Jul 18, 2017

EDITORIAL: Community’s loss runs deep

You never truly know the depth of a leader’s influence and hold…

  • Jul 13, 2017

EDITORIAL: Canadian is Canadian, even when the circumstances are distasteful

When you’re Canadian, you’re Canadian. Period.

  • Jul 11, 2017

EDITORIAL: That was one heck of a party, Port Alberni

The July 1 weekend was one of the busiest and most fun in a decade…

  • Jul 4, 2017

EDITORIAL: Revel in our leaders of tomorrow

Congratulations to all our Alberni Valley graduating students: whether you’re graduating from…

  • Jun 29, 2017

EDITORIAL: City of Port Alberni goes all out for Canada Day

If there was ever a reason to stay home and be a tourist in your own town, Canada Day weekend is it.

  • Jun 27, 2017

EDITORIAL: Bike lanes are here to stay in Port Alberni

It’s amazing how some simple markings on residential roads have created such…

  • Jun 22, 2017

EDITORIAL: Entrepreneurs building success in Alberni Valley

Putting together our annual Port Alberni Progress edition is always a challenge…

  • Jun 20, 2017

EDITORIAL: Alberni should be alarmed over DFO cuts

Salmon enhancement programs threatened

  • Jun 15, 2017

EDITORIAL: Rainbow crosswalk a sign of the times for tolerance, acceptance

A group of LGBTQ advocates in the Alberni Valley gathered under the dark of night Sunday…

  • Jun 13, 2017

EDITORIAL: Alberni getting noticed on national, international fronts

Port Alberni has been the focus of the national and international scene this week.

EDITORIAL: Alberni’s airport focuses on growth

What makes a successful airport? Is it passenger service? Big jets and…

  • May 25, 2017