Opinion

Smithers Interior News Editorial

Patience

SARS-CoV-2 vaccinations are proceeding in an orderly, ethical manner

  • Jan 7, 2021
Citizen science on a small Vancouver island Coho stream. (Public Fishery Alliance)

LETTER: Public Fishery Alliance clarifies stance on ways to restore B.C.’s salmon population

‘Fishing is enjoyable, but that’s not why the public fishery supports adipose fin clipping all chinook production’

  • Jan 14, 2021
Screenshot from a YouTube stream of the Jan. 6, 2021, protest at the U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C.

COLUMN: The American sword of Damocles

Black Press reporter and U.S. citizen Adam Louis reflects on the events of Jan. 6

Daresay - Deb Meissner

Seditious president unworthy of respect

As an American by birth Deb is sickened by events in her homeland

Daresay - Deb Meissner
Spice of Life

‘Protesting is a right, but what was that?’

Brenda is shocked and dismayed by events in the United States

  • Jan 14, 2021
Spice of Life
Across the Valley - Sonja Lester
Across the Valley - Sonja Lester
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Site C turbine at Hungry Hill
Alberta ramps up COVID-19 shots, paramedics added to priority list
Pelosi signs second Trump impeachment
Canada secures more vaccine doses from Pfizer
Smithers Interior News Editorial

Similarity transcends difference

It is important to celebrate our diversity because in the end we all want the same things

  • Jan 14, 2021
Smithers Interior News Editorial
For Your Consideration

If not a complete lockdown, fairness must prevail

Thom argues the ban on religious services is inconsistent with public health orders

  • Jan 14, 2021
For Your Consideration
Pattullo Bridge replacement is one of a group of major construction projects due to begin in B.C. with union-only labour. (Black Press Media)

LETTER: Compulsory trades training for B.C. apprentices makes sense

B.C. Building Trades women’s group endorses NDP’s move

  • Jan 7, 2021
Pattullo Bridge replacement is one of a group of major construction projects due to begin in B.C. with union-only labour. (Black Press Media)
LtE bug

Handling of industrial work camps unsatisfactory

Letter writer says it is time to shut down the camps altogether

  • Jan 7, 2021
LtE bug
Brenda Mallory, Spice of Life

Granny makes memories for the time of COVID

Brenda recounts the impact of a chance positive encounter while shopping

  • Jan 7, 2021
Brenda Mallory, Spice of Life
Across the Valley - Sonja Lester

Mom proud of daughter’s tireless giving

Haleigh Callison spoke out about COVID, but is also all about charity

  • Jan 7, 2021
Across the Valley - Sonja Lester
Gardeners Corner

A way to have cauliflower throughout the season

Erik dishes on a special kind of cauliflower seeds

  • Jan 7, 2021
Gardeners Corner
Letters to the Editor.

Letter writer’s comparison to Nazi Germany disrespectful

Patou Lehoux agrees mask cartoon in poor taste, but believes the current situation needs perspective

  • Jan 7, 2021
Letters to the Editor.
Clare's Corner

Clare’s Corner: Baking the day away

My grandmother was a fantastic baker, and it’s a hobby she’s passed down through generations

Clare's Corner
For Your Consideration

From feeling pathetic to grateful with a little perspective

Thom reflects on the positive aspects of a COVID Christmas

For Your Consideration
A laboratory technician holds a dose of a COVID-19 novel coronavirus vaccine candidate that's ready for trial on monkeys at the National Primate Research Center of Thailand. (Mladen Antonov | AFP)

Poll on vaccine

Should employers be able to request/require proof of vaccination for their employees?

  • Dec 30, 2020
A laboratory technician holds a dose of a COVID-19 novel coronavirus vaccine candidate that's ready for trial on monkeys at the National Primate Research Center of Thailand. (Mladen Antonov | AFP)
Email letters@comoxvalleyrecord.com

What is the cost of COVID-19 restrictions

Letter writer thinks pandemic response is irrational, misguided and inconsistent

  • Dec 30, 2020
Email letters@comoxvalleyrecord.com
Letter to the editor

Time to ban interprovincial travel for workers on resource projects

Writer pens an open letter to B.C.’s health minister asking for a ban on out-of-province workers

  • Dec 30, 2020
Letter to the editor
Marisca

Stop whining about wearing a mask

As real human rights abuses proliferate, Marisca is fed up with the anti-mask movement at home

Marisca