Opinion

Mary Lowther column: Sometimes life gets in the way of gardening

The cover crop of winter rye still waves at me from the garden

  • Jun 6, 2020

Sarah Simpson Column: Siblings are the best (and the worst, by default)

If my brother-in-law wanted a walk, he was going to have to work for it.

CVRD directors overpaid

Just try finding a director on weekends, totally impossible.

  • Jun 4, 2020
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Logic behind bottle refunds?

The reality is that I did not make the bottles myself.

  • Jun 4, 2020

Editorial: What comes next for the homeless?

We hope there is a plan in the works to make this housing-for-all push more permanent.

  • Jun 4, 2020

Agree with disgust at proposed CVRD pay increase

Such flagrant disregard for taxpayers money requires such expression

  • Jun 3, 2020

Proposed CVRD director raise obscene

It’s shameful when politicians forget who they were elected to serve.

  • Jun 3, 2020

Weaver’s comments cast doubt on Furstenau

He said that a four-day work week is far more complicated than just a few sound bites made by Sonia.

  • Jun 3, 2020

Say no to AAP for new RCMP detachment

The project has morphed into a large regional detachment!

  • Jun 3, 2020

Evil from man hurting man

COVID-19 came from nature, one gets it because they came in contact with someone who has it.

  • Jun 3, 2020

Governments must prioritize a green recovery

I want the federal government to prioritize the electrification of our economy

  • Jun 2, 2020

Minimum wage increase bad for employers

The new B.C. minimum wage now makes B.C. having the second highest paid minimum wage in Canada.

  • Jun 2, 2020

Demeaning CVRD directors uncalled for

It is so easy to sit on the sidelines and howl insults at the people doing the work.

  • Jun 2, 2020

Here’s to all the retail liquor clerks

Please hang up your phone, look at the clerk, maybe smile and say a kind word.

  • Jun 1, 2020

Give the noisy garden machines a rest

Not only are these machines offensively loud but they are a major contributor to pollution.

  • Jun 1, 2020

NDP-Liberal deal undemocrat

Parliament is NOT a negotiation. It is an essential service of our democracy.

  • Jun 1, 2020

Understanding history, challenging ideas important

Nor have the trade embargoes done anything except wage war on the civilian population.

  • Jun 1, 2020

Use graduation money for solar panels instead

Your lives are going to be dominated by dangerous events caused by climate change

  • Jun 1, 2020

Trudeau undermining Canadian democracy

a symbiotic mutual back scratching relationship that all Canadians should recoil from in horror

  • Jun 1, 2020