Opinion

Seniors need to be treated more fairly

It was amazing to read in your July 5 paper about the building of a new long term care home.

  • Jul 5, 2019

Taxpayer daycare subsidizing corporations

Taxpayer subsidized daycare is yet another form of corporate welfare.

  • Jul 5, 2019

Editorial: Concerns of Duncan neighbourhoods inundated with homeless legitimate

Nobody would want this in their neighbourhood.

  • Jul 5, 2019
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Must be moratorium on 5G now

Presentation by Drs. Pall and Schoechleder showed Health Canada safety standards virtually useless

  • Jul 4, 2019

Call for 5G moratorium in Duncan

How this technology got approved by Health Canada is a mystery

  • Jul 4, 2019

Mary Lowther column: Herbs easy to grow and tasty in food

By Mary Lowther David has suggested that a childhood diet of Scotch…

  • Jul 4, 2019

We should look at the municipal forest as a series of woodlots

Our small forests cannot be everything to everyone.

  • Jul 3, 2019

Good vet service in Langford, but what if highway shut down?

I am truly thankful that the story appeared in the paper and that we were informed.

  • Jul 3, 2019

Selling alcohol on ferries a bad idea

The longest crossing between the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island is a mere two hours in duration

  • Jul 3, 2019

Insensitive to put grad photo on the front page with news stories

My wish is for our community to be informed in a way that is not desensitized.

  • Jul 3, 2019

Convention of Rights of the Child must be introduced

Canada signed it Nov. 20 1989 along with 195 countries at the General Assembly of the United Nations

  • Jul 3, 2019

Sherman Road not alone with speeding problems

I hope the “line painting” doesn’t include an outline of a body on the side of the road!

  • Jul 3, 2019

Editorial: Water bodies under stress from all directions

Our water bodies and all of the life they sustain are under increasing strain.

  • Jul 3, 2019

Drivesmart column: Flag person: a high risk occupation

I measured a construction zone and calculated that it cost drivers a total of 74 seconds

  • Jun 30, 2019

Robert Barron column: Drownings take more of the strong than the weak

I know from personal experience that those are also the years in which people are the most reckless.

Andrea Rondeau column: Let’s move on tree protection bylaw

One of the things I did was go to Cathedral Grove.

Sarah Simpson Column: When picks are slim, almost any toy will do

Remember a while back I was telling you about visiting my grandfather’s…

T.W. Paterson column: Tags, tallies or checks: tragedy’s unsung aftermath

Poor David Griffiths and George Southcomb had made it to within 30 feet of safety

  • Jun 29, 2019

Stumpage fee hikes part of NDP ‘disaster’

The change they voted for was “Disaster”.

  • Jun 28, 2019

Connecting, taking small steps helps in facing climate crisis

Even in the least fearful scenarios, things will be very different.

  • Jun 28, 2019