Editorials

Editorial: Permanent state of drug crisis is unacceptable

No indication that the opioid crisis is waning says that what we’re doing isn’t working.

  • Dec 12, 2018

Editorial: Shop locally this Christmas, it’s part of what community is all about

There are a plethora of awesome gift ideas from local businesses in the Cowichan Valley.

  • Dec 7, 2018

Editorial: Government needs to fix crazy passport Catch-22

Will the Canadian government be Scrooge before or after his ghostly visitations?

  • Dec 5, 2018

Editorial: Situation dire for Cowichan residents looking to rent

the vacancy rate in B.C. is a tiny 1.4 per cent

  • Nov 30, 2018

Editorial: Time for reconsideration now that we’re at naming crossroads

Time’s up for the “Island Savings Centre” moniker

  • Nov 23, 2018
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Christmas concert at Cobble Hill Hall
Celtic Rhythms and Summit Dance celebrate Christmas 2018
Corey Gower visits students
Cowichan Valley Capitals Teddy Bear Toss Night

Editorial: Speed cameras would slow people down on the Malahat

When we say strong support, in this case we mean 70 per cent in favour

  • Nov 16, 2018

Time to reduce speed limit on other stretches of highway through Cowichan?

the speed limit is set as the maximum safe velocity for good weather, in daylight.

  • Nov 14, 2018

Editorial: We must do a better job of remembering

Extremist right wing parties and outright fascists are once again building strength and support.

  • Nov 9, 2018

Editorial: Changes to land reserve step in right direction

First off, the ALR will be reunited into one.

  • Nov 7, 2018

Editorial: Legal cannabis shops seems stuck in bureaucratic headache

Why is it taking so long for any marijuana shops to open in the Cowichan Valley?

  • Nov 2, 2018

Editorial: Voter numbers woeful in Cowichan Valley

In North Cowichan, just 34 per cent of voters came to the polls.

  • Oct 31, 2018

Editorial: Cowichan Valley farmers go from tech to table

Farming isn’t what it was 100 years ago.

  • Oct 26, 2018

Editorial: Steep learning curve as councils will need to learn to work together

Those newly elected must come to realize that they are not a singular decision-maker.

  • Oct 24, 2018

Editorial: Get out and vote, it’s the least you can do

This weekend is special. Mark your calendars. It’s municipal election time.

  • Oct 17, 2018

Editorial: Sixplex fire stark reminder on Fire Prevention Week

We all have to help our firefighters out.

  • Oct 12, 2018

Editorial: Poaching elk is stealing from us all

There are about 3,660 Roosevelt elk in British Columbia.

  • Oct 10, 2018

Editorial: Slow down in school zones, it won’t kill you

What possesses people to speed through a school zone?

  • Oct 5, 2018