Opinion

LETTER: Resident conflicted over Rainbow Gardens expansion

A better location would have been former Sproat Lake School site

  • Aug 1, 2018

LETTER: A boater’s good fortune

Cheers to friendly boaters and campers

  • Aug 1, 2018

EDITORIAL: Vandalism shows need for rainbow crosswalk

Hateful graffiti shows Salmon Arm’s need for a symbol of inclusion

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B.C. VIEWS: Big unions living large in public construction-land

The boys like their steak, bosses like a beefy slush fund

LETTER: City of Port Alberni ‘gave our park away’

I agree 100 percent with the writer’s comments

  • Jul 25, 2018

LETTER: Kudos to West Coast General Hospital staff

I couldn’t have been put in more competent and caring hands

  • Jul 25, 2018

EDITORIAL: Alberni’s musical expression has room to grow

Port Alberni has quietly become a hub for musical headliners

  • Jul 25, 2018

LETTER: Senior ‘insulted’ by comments over Port Alberni park

Kudos to Rainbow Gardens for seeing the need of more senior housing

  • Jul 25, 2018

LETTER: City councillor should ‘resign his seat’

Councillor’s moral compass has gone adrift

  • Jul 25, 2018

LETTER: City ‘made right decision’ over Westporte park

We think Port Alberni City Council made the right decision

  • Jul 25, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Unions regain control of public construction

B.C.’s 40-year battle swings back to international big labour

Learning he was homeless, I invited him for coffee and Linda’s cookies.

Unpacking the realities of addiction

  • Jul 20, 2018

EDITORIAL: Rezoning would unravel red tape for business in Port Alberni

Harbour Quay is traditionally for tourist and marine-based businesses…

  • Jul 18, 2018

LETTER: Westporte construction means one less park to play in

Such a shame it had to be the playground and park that had to be sacrificed…

  • Jul 18, 2018

LETTER: Alberni city councillor apologizes for fake Facebook account

‘I am sorry that my actions did not live up to that standard’

  • Jul 18, 2018

LETTER: Andrew Scheer may be most underrated political leader in Western world

Former MP John Weston writes about an evening he hosted with the federal Conservative leader

  • Jul 16, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Making private health care illegal again

Adrian Dix battles to maintain Cuba-style medical monopoly

LETTER: Kids missed riding Alberni’s steam train

Port Alberni has much to offer in the way of “how things used to be”

  • Jul 11, 2018

EDITORIAL: Truth has to lead politicians online

The public deserves accountability and professionalism from its politicians

  • Jul 11, 2018

LETTER: Port Alberni’s Canada Day parade on Shaw was appreciated

Thank you to all the volunteers

  • Jul 11, 2018