Editorials

Editorial: New driving test for seniors more fair than DriveABLE

It does not require seniors to use a computer program

  • Apr 20th, 2018

Editorial: Scammers out in force in 2018 tax season

Scammers prey on regular people’s fear of being hit with a huge bill

  • Apr 18th, 2018

Editorial: Are councillors salaries really that low?

There are several problems with those arguments

  • Apr 13th, 2018

Editorial: Swimming hole issue a question of respect

We can’t blame the owners for taking action to secure their property.

  • Apr 11th, 2018

Editorial: Planning key to solving Cowichan Bay’s problems

A previous lack of planning has already led to some pitfalls

  • Apr 6th, 2018

Editorial: Overdose prevention site clearly necessary

There have been more than 30 overdoses there since it opened

  • Apr 4th, 2018
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Huge crowd loves The Stampeders show in Duncan
Cowichan Tribes hold mock emergency
Lake Cowichan Fire Department Food Bank hockey game
Nourish Cowichan's fundraising tea party a great success

Editorial: School re-opening positive news for the whole Cowichan Valley

Years of school closures, which have seriously impacted families and entire communities

  • Mar 30th, 2018

Editorial: Speed tables great neighbourhood additions

Who knew speed tables (big speed bumps) were so controversial?

  • Mar 28th, 2018

Editorial: Cape Town provides cautionary tale on World Water Day

Are you prepared? Do you know what you will do to conserve?

  • Mar 23rd, 2018

Editorial: Fire siren question brings out passion in Cowichan

One thing’s for sure, nobody seems to be neutral on the question

  • Mar 21st, 2018

Lowering the voting age not as crazy as it seems at first glance

It is important to make youth feel enfranchised, and get them interested in democratic participation

  • Mar 16th, 2018

Editorial: Cowichan Valley needs education on animal abuse

Did nobody from the public, no friends, family or aquaintances, see the dog?

  • Mar 14th, 2018

Editorial: Sharing the air: control of odours a challenge

One of the most difficult things to legislate is odours.

  • Mar 9th, 2018

Editorial: Liberals bait and switch on national pharmacare

With a national plan, we are a much bigger entity, and as such, we can negotiate better drug prices.

  • Mar 7th, 2018

Editorial: Capitals hockey team important to Cowichan community

Things like community pride and economic spinoffs are often difficult to measure, but they’re real.

Editorial: Refreshing to see North Cowichan plan ahead

North Cowichan should be congratulated for requiring electric vehicle charging capacity

  • Feb 28th, 2018

EDITORIAL: Fight bullying every day

Pink Shirt Day is Feb. 28

  • Feb 25th, 2018

Editorial: Haunting red dresses the first step

Here was a graphic representation of loss, tragedy and mystery.

  • Feb 16th, 2018

Editorial: Waste not, want not; redistributing food good for everyone

We waste more than $31 billion worth of food in Canada every year.

  • Feb 14th, 2018