Opinion

T.W. Paterson column: There are 8 million stories in the Naked City

Beer Barons of British Columbia, has given me another great lead for a story…

  • Oct 26, 2019

People who don’t vote often think there’s not point, or they don’t need to

The bulk of people that don’t vote could generally be placed into the category “there’s no point”.

  • Oct 25, 2019

Feasibility study should be done on old RONA building for police station

All infrastructure projects at one time, province wide, had to go to public referendum for approval

  • Oct 25, 2019
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Lake Cowichan remembers war dead Nov. 11
All kinds of Halloween Fun at Youbou Hall
Raising the poppy flag is the official kick-off for Remembrance Day events in Duncan
Blair Herbert celebrates with his team before chatting about the election

Shame on the CVRD board for voting for Cowichan Bay rezoning

Municipal directors were not allowed to vote while the decision was put to area directors only.

  • Oct 25, 2019

Shame on CVRD for passing Cowichan Bay rezoning

3 hours after declaring climate emergency CVRD rezoned Cowichan Bay estuary to heavy industrial.

  • Oct 25, 2019

Editorial: French school could be good addition to district

Canada has two official languages, French and English.

  • Oct 25, 2019

Mary Lowther column: Looking at the garden as Alfred Hitchcock might

Alfred Hitchcock must have been a gardener.

  • Oct 24, 2019

Federal NDP fading in importance, popularity

The federal NDP is starting to diminish.

  • Oct 23, 2019

We need Basic Annual Income

Nourish Society now supplies meals to nearly 1,000 young children in schools

  • Oct 23, 2019

CVRD budget meeting not good enough

I believe this type of meeting was designed so that your question could be negligible.

  • Oct 23, 2019

Chris Wilkinson column: The goodness of people

It started the first Tuesday morning in September.

  • Oct 23, 2019

Foreign-made car argument ridiculous

Toyota indeed does manufacture cars in Canada,

  • Oct 23, 2019

Climate change real, and will not solve itself

It cannot be that we only pass on today’s problems to the next generation for the sake of prosperity.

  • Oct 23, 2019

Editorial: French school could be good addition to district

Canada has two official languages, French and English.

  • Oct 23, 2019

Editorial: Minority government an opportunity

Universal health care and the Canada Pension Plan: brought to you by a minority government.

  • Oct 23, 2019

CVRD owes us another public hearing

Is this how our CVRD directors wish to be remembered?

  • Oct 22, 2019

Cowichan estuary Crown lease decision tomorrow

One of many concerns is air quality: we are in a red zone for air quality.

  • Oct 22, 2019

Election lies: a poem

And I’d like there to be answers and we all hear what’s said

  • Oct 21, 2019

Is this election going south?

Cutting foreign aid is certainly not on my radar, Mr. Scheer.

  • Oct 21, 2019

Just stop all oil and gas production and see what happens

Mr. Barron should read letters more carefully and not be “short sighted and purposefully uninformed”

  • Oct 21, 2019