Letters

LETTER: British Columbia’s forest industry crisis being made worse

Andrew Wilkinson warns of regulatory overload by John Horgan’s NDP

  • Jun 15, 2019

Time is now to demand more beds for new hospital

Hopefully, Cowichan won’t suffer the same fate as the North Island hospitals

  • Jun 14, 2019

Elizabeth May deserves credit for whale ban bill

But after such a brilliant, non-partisan triumph, why ruin the moment?

  • Jun 14, 2019

Population control needed to fight climate change

So the only reason for this increase in fossil fuel usage is because of our population increase.

  • Jun 14, 2019

Driver dangerously dodges into crosswalk

An elderly gentleman was about to step off the curb to cross

  • Jun 14, 2019

People should live within their means, pay for their own daycare

They do not have to go and buy a brand new car or new furniture on credit.

  • Jun 14, 2019
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744 (Cowichan) Royal Canadian Air Cadet Squadron 56th annual review June 1, 2019
Colourful new mural at Whippletree Junction celebrates Cowichan Valley's Chinese heritage
Forestry protest at North Cowichan offices
Steps Ahead Performing @ Home XVI visits 'Our Island'

Climate change is real

Every day people are taking advantage of this world

  • Jun 13, 2019

Crofton Road upgrades begin this fall: Routley

Upgrading Crofton Road has been one of my top priorities as MLA for Nanaimo-North Cowichan.

  • Jun 13, 2019

Shame on driver for not stopping at hitting deer

Please slow down on your commute through our neighbourhoods.

  • Jun 13, 2019

Slow down for deer in the early morning to avoid tragedy

I sat with her, comforted her by stroking her head and talking to her as she took her final breaths

  • Jun 13, 2019

Get with the changing times, re: paying for daycare

1. This is the 21st century, not the world of Charles Dickens.

  • Jun 12, 2019

Too many things from the Free Store going into landfill

Upset by the amount of Free Store recyclables that end up in the landfill at the Bings Creek?

  • Jun 12, 2019

Political parties must address deforestation and growth

We can no longer base our lifestyle on continuous consumption and never-ending growth.

  • Jun 12, 2019

Good to see Community Centre name revert

The name was changed a decade ago — to the chagrin of many locals

  • Jun 12, 2019

More marketing needed to bring people to see Duncan’s totem poles

It’s most refreshing to see the city’s totem pole Transformation Of Man back in place

  • Jun 12, 2019

NDP historically opposed to infrastructure projects in B.C.

Remember when the B.C. NDP were in total opposition to the completion of the Site C dam project?

  • Jun 11, 2019

Sneaky improvements impacting everyone’s taxes

Apparently no-one from the Assessment Authority makes any effort to update incorrect information.

  • Jun 11, 2019

Plastic is money

Plastic is oil

  • Jun 10, 2019

Questions abound about new hospital, water, old hospital and forests

Bluntly, if Island Health says bed numbers will be 150 or less there seems to be no net gain

  • Jun 10, 2019

We are still being price-gouged for gas

It seems that the oil companies can rely on how short our memories are

  • Jun 10, 2019