Opinion

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
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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

Chris Wilkinson column: Where are you on the Happiness U-Curve?

With age and maturity, the focus turns away from social competition and toward social connection.

  • Sep 22, 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

Time to bring back cloth diapers?

Every day there were diapers and linen hanging on the clothes lines.

  • Sep 16, 2019

Conspiracy denial is a threat to our children’s future

Conspiracy deniers are oblivious to the danger posed by our unelected mentally ill rulers.

  • Sep 16, 2019

Speeding epidemic on Gibbins Road

30 kph is no different than a school to a hospital.

  • Sep 16, 2019

Tax cuts inevitably mean deep service cuts

I have watched that lie many times.

  • Sep 16, 2019

Look at racetrack expansion through climate lens

This is the perfect opportunity for North Cowichan council to act on the climate emergency

  • Sep 16, 2019

Vote with your heart

What Mr. Odo is proposing is to maintain the stats quo: financial growth at any cost.

  • Sep 16, 2019

Election canvassers are allowed in apartment buildings

Far from being Conservative “crap” it is the law of the land.

  • Sep 16, 2019