Editorials

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
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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

Editorial:Caution needed over Cantimber’s return to operation

EDITORIAL: Caution needed before Cantimber can return

  • May 21, 2017

EDITORIAL: Finally, a forest of action at Port Alberni’s entrance

For the past decade, people have complained about the junky look to Port Alberni’s entrance.

  • May 16, 2017

Cordova Bay students offer a lesson to us all

Every week a class at Cordova Bay Elementary School heads down to a nearby beach to help clean up.

  • May 15, 2017

EDITORIAL: MLA-elect Scott Fraser inches closer to a position of power

Incumbent MLA Scott Fraser’s reign of the Mid-Island continues as the BC…

  • May 11, 2017

EDITORIAL: Heritage projects put country’s history in perspective

We applaud more than 100 students who celebrated history at the 15th annual Heritage Fair.

  • May 9, 2017

The only wasted vote is a vote not cast

As we head to the polls May 9, there is only one…

  • May 8, 2017

EDITORIAL: Could US tariff threaten Alberni jobs?

It is difficult in Port Alberni not to equate the announcement that…

  • Apr 27, 2017

Editorial: Environment gets our votes

Environmental issues should matter to all political parties, because voters care

  • Apr 25, 2017

EDITORIAL: No pardons for past pot problems

Should the federal Liberals create a blanket pardon for past pot possession….

EDITORIAL: Cycling here to stay in the Alberni Valley

The Alberni Valley will celebrate Earth Day on Saturday, April 22 by…

  • Apr 18, 2017

EDITORIAL: RCMP spreads word on opioid crisis

The RCMP is doing their part, the public now needs to do theirs