Opinion

Some measures to make a rail decision

Let us first decide on what metrics we use to make decisions

  • Apr 19th, 2018

Notley, Horgan looking for popularity with pipeline stances

Both Notley and Horgan never mention this in their photo ops.

  • Apr 19th, 2018

Ottawa just doesn’t get it

It is obvious that our future will depend on solar, wind, tidal and various other forms of energy

  • Apr 19th, 2018

All for stricter limits on foreign ownership

The letter entitled “Protectionism not the answer to Canada’s ills” couldn’t be more wrong

  • Apr 19th, 2018

Try eliminating fire siren for practices first

The siren is really not needed at all

  • Apr 19th, 2018

Fire siren is a necessity, not a nuisance

Shutting off the fire siren at night is a punch in the face to public safety and our firefighters.

  • Apr 19th, 2018
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Huge crowd loves The Stampeders show in Duncan
Cowichan Tribes hold mock emergency
Lake Cowichan Fire Department Food Bank hockey game
Nourish Cowichan's fundraising tea party a great success

Editorial: New driving test for seniors more fair than DriveABLE

It does not require seniors to use a computer program

  • Apr 20th, 2018

Albertans may drown in their bitumen

What Albertans so stridently demanded for themselves they would now refuse to others.

  • Apr 19th, 2018

Enhanced Road Assessment discriminative to seniors

This style of test is inconsistent with how other drivers are tested or re-tested

  • Apr 18th, 2018

Vandekamp hiring an important step for Cowichan Capitals

Former Nanaimo coach brings considerable experience and a winning attitude that’s been lacking

Chris Wilkinson column: Acceptance can be dangerous

She and her husband were headed down the path of least resistance with their health

  • Apr 18th, 2018

Editorial: Scammers out in force in 2018 tax season

Scammers prey on regular people’s fear of being hit with a huge bill

  • Apr 18th, 2018

Mary Lowther column: Making the best of sandy soil

I’ve also heard that adding silt will help sandy soil, but that’s pretty costly.

  • Apr 19th, 2018

People need to respect nature and private property

We have huge boundary problems.

  • Apr 16th, 2018

Cowichan culture boozers, losers?

Instead he should find enough sober people to get together and buy a property.

  • Apr 16th, 2018

Adding CVRD stipend to debate a logical fallacy

The CVRD work is separate, and can require almost as many hours as the council position.

  • Apr 16th, 2018

Great care from CDH

I recently had a foot that was broken

  • Apr 16th, 2018

The case for the pipeline unconvincing

The cost to produce a barrel of bitumen averages $67 U.S., a breakeven point at today’s prices.

  • Apr 16th, 2018

Vandekamp hiring an important step for Capitals

Former Nanaimo coach brings considerable experience and a winning attitude that’s been lacking

By taking biggest fish only small procreate

We have only ourselves to blame

  • Apr 13th, 2018