Opinion

N. Cowichan ignoring what residents want

I really don’t believe North Cowichan really cares what people want.

  • May 26th, 2017

Cheers for Joyce Munn, Duncan’s accessibility activist

Drivers are the No. 1 problem

  • May 25th, 2017

Editorial: Ruttan right choice for CAO?

It seems clear there’s no great rush to replace Dave Devana.

  • May 26th, 2017

Column: This is news, not a beauty pageant

I have never had anyone call to complain about a photo of a man running for office.

Column: New impaired driving law could infringe on civil liberties

The new impaired driving legislation, has attracted some controversy from civil liberties groups

  • May 27th, 2017

Directors should give up salaries from election run

Sometimes it’s fun to read the letters, and Mr. Dumont’s letter was that.

  • May 24th, 2017
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Steps Ahead Dance show
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Laketown Rock thrilled fans
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Walk through Lake Cowichan's Rhodendron Garden
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Public hearing for Donnay Drive development
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Thank you to those who helped Dad

I am so glad to say that caring people still survive in Cowichan Valley.

  • May 24th, 2017

Hope Furstenau can look for solutions

First I must congratulate Sonia Furstenau on her being elected as the MLA for this area.

  • May 24th, 2017

Liberal voters also went Green

Debate in itself is important. A minority government or one with a slim majority is good for this.

  • May 24th, 2017

Travel ban sad, but responsible thing to do

It would be a nightmare if a child (let’s face it, of colour) is stopped at the border and detained

Actually, NDP helped Liberals stay in power

It’s time people start voting FOR something and to stop blaming others for doing just that.

  • May 23rd, 2017

Travel ban sad, but responsible thing to do

It would be a nightmare if a child (let’s face it, of colour) is stopped at the border and detained

Social assistance is failing British Columbians

Here I sit with no power in my home.

  • May 19th, 2017

Bill C-16 does not limit your freedom of speech

There is no place in Canada for discrimination.

  • May 18th, 2017

Three check boxes would fix health system

The present health care system we have in effect is failing us big time.

  • May 18th, 2017

Column: Time to crack down on tax cheats

The use of offshore tax havens is estimated to cost Canadians between $5 and $8 billion dollars

  • May 19th, 2017

Area directors have earned their salaries

I am confident my tax money has been spent wisely (and frankly, sparingly)

  • May 17th, 2017

Editorial: We can’t afford not to hold a vote

It’s not ideal to hold a byelection, but it’s better than the alternative.

Humans are destroying ocean life

The plight of these animals (orca) has or is coming home to roost (so to speak).

  • May 17th, 2017

Don’t let CVRD take over JUB

JUB was created to operate the sewage treatment for the south end of North Cowichan and Duncan.

  • May 17th, 2017