Editorials

Editorial: North Cowichan offering communication where it counts

You’ve got the chance; make your way to the big session and speak up

  • Aug 16, 2019

Editorial: Graffiti is a problem worth addressing in Duncan

The City of Duncan has once again been overrun by this unwanted scrawling mess.

  • Aug 14, 2019

Editorial: New Habitat housing good news for Cowichan Valley affordable housing problem

House prices have skyrocketed in the last five years

  • Aug 9, 2019

Editorial: Shame on airlines for trying to block basic consumer protections

In what other industry can a business wreck your things, not give you what you paid for?

  • Aug 7, 2019

Editorial: Pumping forecast a wake-up call on Cowichan water

It looks like we’re not going to dodge the bullet this year.

  • Aug 2, 2019

Editorial: New safety office to tackle Duncan corridor crime just the beginning

Duncan is facing a problem like no other in its history. We…

  • Jul 26, 2019
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Phillip Schneider performs in Instrumental competition

Editorial: Time to lobby for clean-up-Quamichan cash

Saving Quamichan Lake is worth the investment.

  • Jul 24, 2019

Editorial: Spate of impaired drivers in Cowichan disquieting

People cannot claim ignorance.

  • Jul 19, 2019

Editorial: There’s a price tag for illegal dumping

There’s no excuse for this anti-social behaviour.

  • Jul 17, 2019

Editorial: Change in North Cowichan cannabis shop policy only makes sense

The existing rules make no sense unless the goal is prohibition.

  • Jul 12, 2019

Editorial: 6% an unacceptable tax increase

It’s important to keep in mind that it’s still really early in…

  • Jul 10, 2019

Editorial: Concerns of Duncan neighbourhoods inundated with homeless legitimate

Nobody would want this in their neighbourhood.

  • Jul 5, 2019

Editorial: Water bodies under stress from all directions

Our water bodies and all of the life they sustain are under increasing strain.

  • Jul 3, 2019

Editorial: Duncan drug house bylaw promising

It’s been a perennial problem — drug houses operating in neighbourhoods.

  • Jun 28, 2019

Editorial: Slow down and stop the animal slaughter on our roads

You should slow the heck down for your own safety, anyway.

  • Jun 26, 2019

Genocide an appropriate term

Cowichan Tribes Chief Chip Seymour isn’t afraid to tell it like it…

  • Jun 19, 2019

Editorial: Time for action on national pharmacare plan

The report calls for a basic plan for essential medications by 2022, and comprehensive list by 2027

  • Jun 14, 2019

Editorial: Whale of a win in parliament not the end of the fight

Whales and dolphins are amazing creatures.

  • Jun 12, 2019

Editorial: No after-hours vet care in Cowichan is bad news

One letter writer was worried about post-surgery complications that pets may experience.

  • Jun 7, 2019

Editorial: Learning the lessons of D-Day and the Second World War

It’s a crucial date in the history of the world.

  • Jun 5, 2019