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Letter: More consulation needed on Duncan Manor plan

Maybe instead they could build a skinnier eight storey building?

  • Jul 12, 2021
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Letter: Of railroads and reconciliation

It would be a shame to lose the connectivity that the corridor could, but currently does not provide

  • Jul 12, 2021
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Letter: Stopping old growth logging unrealistic

Far easier to snipe, virtue signal and protest illegally from afar it seems

  • Jul 12, 2021
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Letter: Is it safe to swim in Maple Bay?

Is there a significant risk of illness?

  • Jul 12, 2021
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Letter: Drug situation out of control in Duncan

It’s time that all levels of government take this very seriously

  • Jul 12, 2021
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Letter: Homeless, drug addicted should be moved out of town

Who is responsible for Lewis Street?

  • Jul 12, 2021
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Tim Schewe

Drivesmart column: Turning left one of our most dangerous road moves

Left turns also place a heavy cognitive demand on the driver

  • Jul 11, 2021
Tim Schewe
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Robert Barron column: More ideas needed to deal with social issues along TCH corridor

Getting the community involved in helping to deal with the problem also goes a long way

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Is it ready yet? Checking the garlic; the one on the right was planted three weeks after the two on the left. (Mary Lowther photo)

Mary Lowther column: Garlic a mealtime foundation

Virtually everything he makes starts with the same basic ingredients: onions, peppers and garlic

  • Jul 10, 2021
Is it ready yet? Checking the garlic; the one on the right was planted three weeks after the two on the left. (Mary Lowther photo)
A wide view of Judy and Wayne Kozler’s spectaular western town fence. (Sarah Simpson/Citizen)
A wide view of Judy and Wayne Kozler’s spectaular western town fence. (Sarah Simpson/Citizen)
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Letter: Untitled poem

Earth mother speaks

  • Jul 8, 2021
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Letter: No to legalizing any amount of hard drugs

Will increase addiction rates

  • Jul 8, 2021
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Letter: Welfare needs to change

I see young ones not even trying to work

  • Jul 8, 2021
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Letter: A tree not just a potential log

A tree is an eco-system

  • Jul 8, 2021
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Letter: Responding to the pain of residential school deaths

Today, we (the rest of us) can step up, inform ourselves, and take effective actions

  • Jul 8, 2021
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Temperatures broke records in the Cowichan Valley in June 2021. (Andrea Rondeau/Citizen)

Editorial: Old growth logging, heat waves, climate change all connected

It’s time to face the future and take real steps to make sure it’s one we can live with

  • Jul 8, 2021
Temperatures broke records in the Cowichan Valley in June 2021. (Andrea Rondeau/Citizen)
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Letter: Hire someone to sort recycling

Somehow having thousands of residents driving to drop off stuff seems counterintuitive

  • Jul 6, 2021
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Residents in the Lewis Street neighbourhood decry the prevalence of homelessness, drug use and crime in the area. (Submitted)

Letter: A cry for action on filth and crime in Duncan

It is disgusting to even walk on Lewis Street and York Road

  • Jul 6, 2021
Residents in the Lewis Street neighbourhood decry the prevalence of homelessness, drug use and crime in the area. (Submitted)
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Letter: Cannot support vandalism

He was one of the world’s great navigators, not a symbol of colonialism

  • Jul 5, 2021
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Letter: Save Centennial Park as it is

It must be saved for future generations

  • Jul 5, 2021
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