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We need a blue recovery

Investing in healthy watersheds means investing in our future.

  • Mar 19, 2021
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‘Thunderstruck’ by letter

Basically, April, you just confirmed everything she said with more personal attacks.

  • Mar 19, 2021
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Must spend money to fix our own planet

Spend billions on trashing other planets!

  • Mar 19, 2021
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Plans not written in stone

I respectfully remind folks LAPs are not written in stone.

  • Mar 19, 2021
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Farms are a vital part of the Cowichan Valley. (Citizen file)

Editorial: Farming degraded municipal land a win-win

Almost all municipalities own chunks that could be converted for such a purpose.

  • Mar 18, 2021
Farms are a vital part of the Cowichan Valley. (Citizen file)
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Something funny going on in Centennial Park

Agreement to swap Centennial Park land with the Duncan Housing Society

  • Mar 17, 2021
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Failure to communicate

The letter-writer is mistakenly attributing bigotry to people who are not bigots.

  • Mar 17, 2021
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My nine day visit to the Cowichan District Hospital

And a big thank you to everybody after I came home

  • Mar 15, 2021
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Standing up to rebut what’s wrong in letters

This is met most often with attacks on my reading comprehension

  • Mar 15, 2021
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In support of petition for more policing in Chemainus/Crofton

I now urge council to finally re-open that detachment

  • Mar 15, 2021
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Keep Paradise Pools closed

Not all users were inconsiderate slobs, but they seemed to have ruined it for others.

  • Mar 15, 2021
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Stick to Standard Time, not Daylight Saving

I believe that worked well for many years.

  • Mar 15, 2021
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Where have those trousers been?

She used the same cloth to wipe the table with disinfectant spray and then the chairs.

  • Mar 15, 2021
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Whole planning process a farce?

Three councillors confirmed the Bell McKinnon Local Area Plan is on their personal cutting blocks

  • Mar 15, 2021
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Tim Schewe

Drivesmart column: Things that will not invalidate a traffic ticket

A violator’s signature is not required to make the ticket valid.

  • Mar 14, 2021
Tim Schewe
Garden helpers come in all shapes and sizes, including David Lowther with his tractor. (Mary Lowther photo)

Mary Lowther column: The pros and cons of helping hands in the garden

Even the most grounded of us need an extra pair of hands.

  • Mar 13, 2021
Garden helpers come in all shapes and sizes, including David Lowther with his tractor. (Mary Lowther photo)
Sarah Simpson
Sarah Simpson
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Logging should be stopped in B.C.

There’s no guarantee those shameful practices wouldn’t continue under regional management.

  • Mar 12, 2021
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Doing your own taxes is easy

Many, not all, are just lazy and ignorant when it comes to filing their yearly income tax.

  • Mar 12, 2021
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No reason Duncan Manor can’t move

Why are you making a simple procedure so complicated?

  • Mar 12, 2021
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