Letters

Clean-burning rural folk a myth

Very few who burn wood do it without the choking smoke I see from my window

  • Dec 4, 2019

Homeless have moved to Chesterfield Avenue area

In the last three weeks, we have used three naloxone kits, and the trend seems to be continuing.

  • Dec 4, 2019

Big media’s mind control program

Big media has the power to manipulate and control our perception of reality.

  • Dec 3, 2019

Help for people who have to travel for medical appointments?

But what about those who aren’t able to drive?

  • Dec 3, 2019

Lots of positive things going on in the world

Knowledge is most useful when shared.

  • Dec 3, 2019

An Island Santa — poem

An Island Santa’s different

  • Dec 2, 2019
video
Duncan Christmas Kick-Off 2019
Celtic Rhythms and Summit Dance celebrate Christmas 2019
'Little Scrooge' offers fun family entertainment at Lake Cowichan
Fatal crash with elk on Hwy. 18

Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit expansion vs. doubling your taxes

This is your last chance to participate in the public input

  • Nov 29, 2019

Simple pleasures

Most of all, I love the simple tactile joys of a bygone era.

  • Nov 29, 2019

One Cowichan exterting outsized influence

Who needs an elected CVRD when we have One Cowichan?

  • Nov 29, 2019

Engineers can solve VIMC sound problem

Acoustic engineering has been practiced since the first cathedral designed to carry a human voice

  • Nov 28, 2019

In defence of student climate activists

Cantelon should take the time to actually meet and discuss face to face with these local students

  • Nov 28, 2019

Thanks to Mill Bay fire, even though it was a false alarm

My CO senso started to beep at an alarming rate at 20:00 hours

  • Nov 28, 2019

Get a sidewalk snow clearing machine

Last winter the sidewalks were in completely horrible condition re: snow non-clearance.

  • Nov 28, 2019

Excellent treatment at Cowichan Hospital

Recently my husband and I needed to go to the Cowichan District Hospital’s emergency ward.

  • Nov 28, 2019

Homeless claims are bogus

Give them food, clothing stamps etc., but no money and see how fast the situation clears up.

  • Nov 28, 2019

Scheer not the problem, Conservative policies are

The upper class, with no class, is on the way down.

  • Nov 28, 2019

Council must vote for best interests of entire community on VIMC issue

A mistake in judgement by the previous council does not change the due process

  • Nov 28, 2019

Dr. Day trying to bring in private U.S.-style health care

Forcing people to pay to get a quicker surgery, will increase wait times for the public system

  • Nov 28, 2019

Consider hiding, not wrapping gifts this Christmas

Parents can give clues and make a game of it.

  • Nov 28, 2019

Let’s stick to universal public health care

The private insurance industry is not in the business of covering those with high needs.

  • Nov 28, 2019