Opinion

Sherman Road smog debacle

Strong call to ban wood-fire altogether, with all the malpractice at play I can’t blame people.

  • Sep 19, 2019

Grow wealth from bottom-up

Please say No to GAIN gaining a stronghold on our community.

  • Sep 19, 2019

Letters by NDP proponents miss the mark

To date people just do not trust the NDP or other smaller parties to provide good government.

  • Sep 19, 2019

Act changed since my day

In 2004 and 2006 the apartments were verboten.

  • Sep 19, 2019

Minimum wage hurting Walmart and Superstore

There are now less cashiers working.

  • Sep 19, 2019

What is causing our water crisis?

What makes matters worse is the practice of “planned obsolescence”

  • Sep 19, 2019
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Shawnigan Lake waves farewell to summer at Elsie Miles Pavilion
Allenby Road house fire Sept. 16, 2019
Logger sports at the Cowichan Exhibition, Jack and Jill saw
Logger sports at the Cowichan Exhibition, pole climb

LETTER: Sources in cannabis cultivation story could be better balanced

A reader responds to part of Black Press Media’s special series on cannabis agriculture in B.C.

  • Sep 19, 2019

Critical thinking is important

I stand conspiracy theories being the alternate reality of the tin foil hat brigade

  • Sep 18, 2019

Attack dog training worries park-goer

The dogs are big dogs, German shepherds, and this goes on for about six hours

  • Sep 17, 2019

Civilizations destroyed by over-population

Re: stopping development until the water crisis is solved.

  • Sep 17, 2019

HATS off to Home Depot

They deserve a big thank you

  • Sep 17, 2019

No proof or fact-based evidence required? Conspiracy debunker’s argument is just hot air

Conspiracy deniers are unwitting accomplices in their conspiracy to enslave us all.

  • Sep 17, 2019

Canvassing allowed in apartment buildings

Public spaces of course allow full access to candidates and their agents.

  • Sep 17, 2019

Amalgamation: Duncan dodges a bullet

The bills have been rising faster in North Cowichan

  • Sep 17, 2019

Why denial is dangerous

The science also tells us that we, as the human collective have a limited time to act

  • Sep 17, 2019

Mary Lowther column: Making new garden beds

Every wise gardener will tell you that the best time to start a garden is “now”.

  • Sep 19, 2019

Guest column: Inheritance under B.C. Law, Part III – Challenges to your will

In B.C., a will can be challenged on several grounds

  • Sep 19, 2019

Editorial: Election vandalism poor way to express an opinion

It was discouraging to hear that two acts of vandalism targeting candidates…

  • Sep 18, 2019

Proud of Coulson Aviation fighting Amazon fires

Within two to three weeks the company sent three helicopters and 16 crew members

  • Sep 16, 2019

No tin-foil hats required

David Work with his support for conspiracy theories would do well in Donald Trump’s administration.

  • Sep 16, 2019