Letters

Where is the evidence of a climate emergency?

We have enjoyed a beautiful 2019 on Vancouver Island.

  • Jan 24, 2020

Do feasibility study on development moratorium

I was happy to see this motion defeated because it was not well thought out or researched.

  • Jan 24, 2020

B.C. government wasting money on legal battles

The minority NDP government has not won one of the court cases that they have proceed with.

  • Jan 23, 2020

Bicycles should be insured and licensed

He does not address the injuries that a pedestrian could incur.

  • Jan 23, 2020

What will finally be enough to wake up the world to the globalist agenda?

It’s almost as though they were setting up the very conditions needed for disaster.

  • Jan 23, 2020

Cleared snow has too many pollutants to just be dumped in water

The snow that is cleared has pollutants from the roadway.

  • Jan 22, 2020
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Lake Cowichan has support if it wants to control jetskis on upper Cowichan River
Protesters gather against North Cowichan's development moratorium motion
Snow in Cowichan, Jan. 15, 2020
Duncan snow day

Defeat of moratorium motion victory for working people

In what seems like a lifetime ago I was forced to leave the Valley based on economics.

  • Jan 22, 2020

Business at any cost to environment no longer sustainable

I am grateful that Chris Justice has made this farsighted proposal

  • Jan 22, 2020

Statements about fisheries incorrect

To say that west coast salmon stocks are over fished is absolutely ludicrous.

  • Jan 21, 2020

Thanks to snow clearing help, made it to work on time

As my wife and I were shovelling, a grader came by

  • Jan 21, 2020

Moratorium on development will kill communities

Lord, I don’t want to witness another community go down.

  • Jan 20, 2020

Development moratorium will destroy jobs

The motion to pause development put forth by Councillor Justice is short sighted

  • Jan 20, 2020

Bobcat Fairy visits Gibbins Road driveway

For the second year in a row, you have cleared our very long driveway

  • Jan 20, 2020

Bell McKinnon residents feel ripped off by moratorium proposal

The enemy here is poorly developed and dogmatic policy that is polarizing the community.

  • Jan 20, 2020

Stop the development nightmare

We live in a very special little Valley with very finite resources

  • Jan 20, 2020

The sooner the better on ending sprawl

It’s good that we are finally having a much needed conversation about urban sprawl in Cowichan.

  • Jan 20, 2020

No need to replace Laurier on $5 bill

They need to create a new hypothetical, politically correct nation.

  • Jan 17, 2020

Home assessments are nonesense

Everybody paying property taxes are paying bogus untrue amounts.

  • Jan 17, 2020

NDP support of fracking/LNG industry a shame

Many people are turning their backs on yesterday’s destructive technology

  • Jan 17, 2020

We need to let the OCP review run its course without moratorium

To assume that we only plan for one type of Cowichan is to ignore who we and our neighbours are.

  • Jan 17, 2020