Editorials

Editorial: Shopping locally for the holidays benefits the whole community

That money you spend here, tends to stay here

  • Dec 15th, 2017

Editorial: Needle problem makes homeless warming station location problematic

The elephant in the room is drugs — needles, more specifically.

  • Dec 13th, 2017

Editorial: Russia’s Olympic ban enough punishment?

In some ways, it doesn’t feel like enough.

  • Dec 13th, 2017

Editorial: Russia’s Olmpic ban enough punishment?

In some ways, it doesn’t feel like enough.

  • Dec 8th, 2017

Editorial: Cutting timeline on seniors facility inadvisable if it means cutting corners

So which part of the red tape would you like officials to cut out, exactly?

  • Dec 6th, 2017

Editorial: North Cowichan crime ranking worth a critical eye at stats

Is it really that dangerous here?

  • Dec 1st, 2017
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          Editorial: Duncan relents on dealerships at 11th hour

          We don’t hear much about communities urging businesses to leave town.

          • Nov 29th, 2017

          Editorial: Carbon offset money should go to real green projects

          We understand the principles of the carbon marketplace and believe it can be a good thing.

          • Nov 24th, 2017

          Editorial: No child deserves to live in poverty in B.C.

          Children have no choice over whether they are poor or not.

          • Nov 22nd, 2017

          Editorial: Drywall disposal changes raise worry about illegal dumping

          We can only hope we won’t now run across it dumped in the woods.

          • Nov 17th, 2017

          Editorial: Trains can have successful future

          One thing is absolutely clear: if we give up the track now, we will never get it back.

          • Nov 15th, 2017

          Editorial: Time to consider change to needle exchange

          It’s time to look at instituting a needle exchange for illicit drug users in Cowichan

          • Nov 10th, 2017

          Editorial: Remembrance Day about looking back to help shape a better future

          Look at the world we live in today.

          • Nov 8th, 2017

          Editorial: Winter is here: switch tires, slow down, and prepare

          With snow possible in the next few days, winter has well and truly arrived.

          • Nov 3rd, 2017

          Editorial: Merger of police detachments foolish notion

          This is a classic example of a far-off bureaucracy sticking their nose in where it doesn’t belong.

          • Nov 1st, 2017

          Editorial: We’re not ready for electric vehicle revolution

          There’s no doubt about it, the electric vehicle revolution is coming, and quickly.

          • Oct 27th, 2017

          Editorial: Infilling preferrable to urban sprawl

          Infilling is almost always more desirable than increasing urban sprawl

          • Oct 25th, 2017

          Editorial: Parking study for City of Duncan timely

          Now that’s a study we can get behind.

          • Oct 20th, 2017

          Editorial: Prevention of tragedy key for hunters, hikers

          Hunters have a huge responsibility that they must take seriously.

          • Oct 18th, 2017

          Editorial: Cowichan farming and food on the rise

          The Citizen’s new publisher was blown away that there are more than 700 farms in the Cowichan Valley

          • Oct 13th, 2017