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Letter: Residential Tenancy Act unfair to disabled, seniors and low-income

It’s difficult enough to find a place to rent without having to deal with a ‘no pets’ clause

  • May 5, 2022
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Letter: Water waste and pesticide use in south Cowichan

I see fields being irrigated during hot, windy days (instead of at night)

  • May 5, 2022
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The yellow flowers of the broom plant are a familiar sight this time of year. (Mike Chouinard photo)

Editorial: Broom busting season is upon us

It’s time for all of us to make sure our own properties and fencelines are broom-free

  • May 5, 2022
The yellow flowers of the broom plant are a familiar sight this time of year. (Mike Chouinard photo)

Barry Edward Abbott

September 23, 1940 - May 5, 2022In loving memory ~ With great…

  • May 5, 2022

Gordon Ross Robertson

July 6, 1930 - May 5, 2022Gordon Ross Robertson was born in…

  • May 5, 2022
Lia Crowe photo

Dream on

No lullaby required: tips for harnessing the power of sleep

  • May 4, 2022
Lia Crowe photo
Rifflandia returns to Victoria for the first time in four years Sept. 15-18. (Photo courtesy of Rifflandia)

Lorde, Charli XCX to headline as Victoria’s Rifflandia festival resurrected

September lineup unveiled for the first Victoria fest in four years

  • May 4, 2022
Rifflandia returns to Victoria for the first time in four years Sept. 15-18. (Photo courtesy of Rifflandia)

Jacqueline ‘Bunny’ Peters

It is with heavy hearts to announce the passing of Jacqueline (Bunny)…

  • May 3, 2022
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Letter: TramTrain would work very well on E&N line

Today there are over 35 TramTrain operations around the world

  • May 2, 2022
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Letter: No expensive consultants needed on Taylor Park

Taylor Park in Shawnigan Lake is a five-acre park that is a tiny jewel of critical habitat

  • May 2, 2022
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Letter: Must look at alternatives to Gateway Project

I have trouble understanding why more money would be spent on this project

  • May 2, 2022
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Staff at Foundry Vancouver-Granville, operated by Providence Health Care. One of many Foundry centre across BC that provide integrated health services to young people like Aslam and Lee. Jeff Topham photo.

Foundry supports youth in living a good life

Free and confidential health and wellness supports for BC youth ages 12 to 24 – online and in-person

  • May 2, 2022
Staff at Foundry Vancouver-Granville, operated by Providence Health Care. One of many Foundry centre across BC that provide integrated health services to young people like Aslam and Lee. Jeff Topham photo.

Karen Lore Rentschler

September 23, 1964 - May 2, 2022Following a hard-fought battle with cancer,…

  • May 2, 2022

Wilhelmina Petronella Maria (Willy) Koers

May 2, 2022In loving memory ~ Koers, Wilhelmina Petronella Maria (Willy) passed…

  • May 2, 2022
Drive Smart columnist Tim Schewe.

Drivesmart column: More to transfer of licence plates than getting out a screwdriver

Law considers replacement vehicle unlicenced and uninsured if the transfer is not done properly

  • May 1, 2022
Drive Smart columnist Tim Schewe.
Tiny ants moving pupae from cracks in the greenhouse, doing a far better job of getting rid of them than I could have done.
 (Mary Lowther photo)

Mary Lowther column: Insects are a tiny staff of garden workers

The native garter snake is another dedicated consumer of unwanted visitors

  • Apr 30, 2022
Tiny ants moving pupae from cracks in the greenhouse, doing a far better job of getting rid of them than I could have done.
 (Mary Lowther photo)
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Letter: Pay for librarians out of control

This is totally outrageous

  • Apr 29, 2022
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Police investigating an assault involving a group of youths and two men on April 24. (File photo)

Police seeking help with Duncan assault investigation

Incident on April 24 involved a group of youths and two men

  • Apr 29, 2022
Police investigating an assault involving a group of youths and two men on April 24. (File photo)
Lucila Diaz photographed by Lia Crowe

Life.style.etc.

Lucila Diaz, Principal at Harmony Sense Interiors Ltd.

  • Apr 29, 2022
Lucila Diaz photographed by Lia Crowe

Eric Bennie Rundquist

June 4, 1973 - April 29, 2022In loving memory ~ Rundquist, Eric…

  • Apr 29, 2022