Editorials

EDITORIAL: Communities have a right to know when COVID-19 arrives locally

EDITORIAL: Communities have a right to know when COVID-19 arrives locally

Island Health should be more forthcoming about where on the Island cases are confirmed

  • Mar 20, 2020
EDITORIAL: Communities have a right to know when COVID-19 arrives locally
Editorial: COVID-19 hits home in Cowichan with cancellations, closures

Editorial: COVID-19 hits home in Cowichan with cancellations, closures

This is the time when we must all, metaphorically, come together

  • Mar 18, 2020
Editorial: COVID-19 hits home in Cowichan with cancellations, closures
EDITORIAL: Communities have a right to know when COVID-19 arrives locally

EDITORIAL: Communities have a right to know when COVID-19 arrives locally

This week, the Comox Valley Record published two articles regarding the novel…

EDITORIAL: Communities have a right to know when COVID-19 arrives locally
Broombusters are hoping to avoid a scenario such as this 2017 New Zealand roadside. (submitted photo)

Editorial: Time to get serious about broom busting

Scotch broom is a scourge here in the Cowichan Valley

  • Mar 13, 2020
Broombusters are hoping to avoid a scenario such as this 2017 New Zealand roadside. (submitted photo)
Editorial: Cowichan municipalities should look into in-pipe power generation

Editorial: Cowichan municipalities should look into in-pipe power generation

No mega-projects, with mega-budgets needed.

  • Mar 11, 2020
Editorial: Cowichan municipalities should look into in-pipe power generation
Editorial: Battling trash in the bush has gotten harder in Cowichan

Editorial: Battling trash in the bush has gotten harder in Cowichan

Abandoned homeless camps appearing off trails

  • Mar 4, 2020
Editorial: Battling trash in the bush has gotten harder in Cowichan
Editorial: Survey points CVRD in the right direction

Editorial: Survey points CVRD in the right direction

The top concerns residents of the Cowichan Valley Regional District have come as no surprise.

  • Feb 28, 2020
Editorial: Survey points CVRD in the right direction
Editorial: Province must step up to help with opioid, homelessness crisis in Cowichan
Editorial: Province must step up to help with opioid, homelessness crisis in Cowichan
Editorial: New childcare spaces a step in the right direction

Editorial: New childcare spaces a step in the right direction

It has been a banner year for parents in the Cowichan Valley looking for childcare.

  • Feb 19, 2020
Editorial: New childcare spaces a step in the right direction
Editorial: Fire inspections a must-have item for North Cowichan

Editorial: Fire inspections a must-have item for North Cowichan

If someone is not hired, a great many of these required fire inspections will not be completed.

  • Feb 12, 2020
Editorial: Fire inspections a must-have item for North Cowichan
Editorial: Flood response good, now for the clean-up

Editorial: Flood response good, now for the clean-up

We were impressed with the response from the our local governments and emergency personnel

  • Feb 7, 2020
Editorial: Flood response good, now for the clean-up
Editorial: Spending on infrastructure only makes sense

Editorial: Spending on infrastructure only makes sense

There are times when you have to borrow some money in order to save yourself even more down the road

  • Jan 31, 2020
Editorial: Spending on infrastructure only makes sense
Editorial: Bus connection to ferry terminals good next step

Editorial: Bus connection to ferry terminals good next step

In fact, it’s something we think is long overdue.

  • Jan 29, 2020
Editorial: Bus connection to ferry terminals good next step