Opinion

Whose law is it?

It is a “White Man’s Act” about “Indians”.

  • Mar 2, 2020

Drivesmart column: Driving on the shoulder of the road

Just as a child learns to colour properly by staying within the lines, so must the driver.

  • Mar 1, 2020

COLUMN: Higher tax bracket ‘a risky game’ in the 2020 B.C. budget

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Mar 1, 2020
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Lake Cowichan Country Grocer cleaning for COVID-19
Tiny house friction near Lake Cowichan
Fire at Twin Gables Motel in Crofton, B.C.
Drone joins search for Ethan Sampson

Robert Barron column: Gas prices rollercoaster confusing

their customers will continue to pay the price for their precious petrol

Andrea Rondeau column: Monday morning on the breaking news beat

The view from my back deck yielded smoke billowing into the air.

Sarah Simpson column: Locusts inspiring Duncan family to fundraise

Bottle drive, Tuesday, March 3, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Island Return-It Centre on Norcross Road

T.W. Paterson column: Nanaimo’s biggest bang was a close call

Capt. McDonald jammed his telescope in the wheel to keep the Oscar aimed at nearby Protection Island

  • Feb 29, 2020

Praise of teachers wildly exaggerated

I object to how kids in elementary school are simply passed along

  • Feb 28, 2020

Editorial: Survey points CVRD in the right direction

The top concerns residents of the Cowichan Valley Regional District have come as no surprise.

  • Feb 28, 2020

Change in river not due to rainstorm

The big almost overnight change was the winter of 2018-2019

  • Feb 27, 2020

Mary Lowther column: An experiment with early cloned tomatoes

Six of the 12 sprouts I potted up survived

  • Feb 27, 2020

Station Street park fine as it is; build washrooms instead

How about some public washrooms close to the public market?

  • Feb 26, 2020

NDP terrible across the country

Taxpayers will have to take a long hard look as to see if voting NDP is a good policy.

  • Feb 26, 2020

We are all in this together

Should we all pack up and leave?

  • Feb 26, 2020

Socreds were good to our history

The Social Credit government of W.A.C. Bennett built the present Royal BC Museum

  • Feb 26, 2020

COLUMN: Forestry no longer close to top of B.C.’s economy

Our reactions to a forestry downturn reflect the past, not the present

Four programs to curb homelessness, crime

Both provincial and federal governments need to become fully involved on this file.

  • Feb 25, 2020

First Nations own their lands

Those are Canadian laws and not formed with conversation with First Nations

  • Feb 24, 2020

Striking just loses you money

An example is the previous B.C. teachers strike.

  • Feb 24, 2020