Opinion

Cutting down our trees because there’s no bylaw

His cedar hedge fence has remained for 25 years.

  • Dec 15th, 2017

Myers high on Canada

AT RANDOM: Mike Myers says it right, eh

Swarming jackals should face consequences

The fight at Cowichan Secondary is nothing out of the ordinary as boys do fight at this age.

  • Dec 14th, 2017

Evergreen Pavilion seems to have strings attached

A tax is a tax is a tax

  • Dec 14th, 2017

Cell phones shouldn’t be allowed at school

There is a simple way to stop fights in school.

  • Dec 14th, 2017

Secret voting needed for real democracy

Good luck to Sonia Furstenau on changing the voting system to improve democracy.

  • Dec 14th, 2017
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        Column: Simple Santa letter a timeless treasure

        Little Billy Plant knew exactly what he wanted and he matter-of-factly asked for it, too.

        Column: Idea for North Cowichan: Invest local funds into local sustainability projects

        If successful, we will build a new community biofuel pump

        • Dec 15th, 2017

        Editorial: Shopping locally for the holidays benefits the whole community

        That money you spend here, tends to stay here

        • Dec 15th, 2017

        Column: Site C decision a tough one

        They were damned if they did and damned if they didn’t (pun intended).

        • Dec 15th, 2017

        On being a victim: court failure

        No wonder victims are loathe to press charges.

        • Dec 13th, 2017

        Editorial: Needle problem makes homeless warming station location problematic

        The elephant in the room is drugs — needles, more specifically.

        • Dec 13th, 2017

        Editorial: Russia’s Olympic ban enough punishment?

        In some ways, it doesn’t feel like enough.

        • Dec 13th, 2017

        LETTER: Proportional representation makes votes count

        Fair Vote Canada representative responds to Tom Fletcher column

        • Dec 12th, 2017

        Are we raising generation of professional online performers?

        What kind of teenagers are we raising?

        • Dec 11th, 2017

        B.C. VIEWS: B.C. Liberal battle getting bitter

        Front-runners Andrew Wilkinson, Todd Stone target Dianne Watts

        Liberal leadership hopeful takes advantage of outside lane

        Dianne Watts discusses motivation and priorities

        • Dec 9th, 2017

        Rudolph was bullied

        But I think about another story and that is the Christmas Story

        • Dec 8th, 2017

        Pedestrian Bridge yay, Behnsen issue unclear

        By citizen applause for Behnsen, it appeared Behnsen’s approach is welcome among taxpayers.

        • Dec 7th, 2017

        North Cowichan seriously misjudges citizen’s priorities

        The proposed Marine Conservation Area, supported by some on council, is an example of a job killer.

        • Dec 7th, 2017