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Letter: Duncan the only Island city without a bypass

The provincial government has already done an in-depth study on a TCH/Duncan bypass

  • Oct 21, 2022
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Letter: Water meter charge unfair

My water consumption is less than the $22 I am charged to read it!

  • Oct 21, 2022
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A woman walks through an art installation in Montreal, on Tuesday, December 1, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
A woman walks through an art installation in Montreal, on Tuesday, December 1, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
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Letter: Veterans treated badly

It constitutes a gross dereliction of duty by both parties, period

  • Oct 20, 2022
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Letter: Thanks for help at accident scene

All arrived so quickly

  • Oct 20, 2022
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Letter: Drug dealers get off to lightly

Should be held accountable for lives lost

  • Oct 20, 2022
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Letter: Gouging gas prices

The oil companies rely on our apathy and short memories when setting gas prices

  • Oct 20, 2022
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Letter: Good Samaritans pay for groceries

I apologized to the teller as I couldn’t pay for the groceries

  • Oct 20, 2022
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Remember to put your headlights on, as it gets dark earlier as fall progresses. (Metro Creative Services photo)
Remember to put your headlights on, as it gets dark earlier as fall progresses. (Metro Creative Services photo)
Voters mark their civic election ballots at a polling station in Vancouver, on Saturday, October 15, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

CAMERON: Boosting 2022 local election turnout in B.C. unlikely

‘One reason cited for the low turnout is the peculiar nature of local elections’

Voters mark their civic election ballots at a polling station in Vancouver, on Saturday, October 15, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
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Letter: Plug in hybrids best option

EV low purchase rate is due to high costs, low range, plus costly infrastructure

  • Oct 18, 2022
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Letter: Everyone who ran in election should be proud

Don’t forget, you put yourself out there and that takes courage

  • Oct 18, 2022
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Letter: Duncan council same old, same old

Taxpayers had their chance for change

  • Oct 18, 2022
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B.C. Lions’ Keon Hatcher (4) fails to make the reception in the end zone as Winnipeg Blue Bombers’ Brandon Alexander (37) defends and Desmond Lawrence (46) watches during the first half of CFL football game in Vancouver, on Saturday, October 15, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
B.C. Lions’ Keon Hatcher (4) fails to make the reception in the end zone as Winnipeg Blue Bombers’ Brandon Alexander (37) defends and Desmond Lawrence (46) watches during the first half of CFL football game in Vancouver, on Saturday, October 15, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Drive Smart columnist Tim Schewe.

Drivesmart column: Bright ideas for driving at night

Are your headlights pointed in the right direction?

  • Oct 16, 2022
Drive Smart columnist Tim Schewe.
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Robert Barron column: Break-ins hard on business owners

I remember getting a call from the owners of Magpies Antiques and Gifts

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Tomato vegetable relish all ready for winter. (Mary Lowther photo)

Mary Lowther column: Time to do the canning with summer veggies

I bought a flat of tomatoes to make tomato sauce

  • Oct 15, 2022
Tomato vegetable relish all ready for winter. (Mary Lowther photo)
Sarah Simpson

Sarah Simpson Column: Fall fun fair fairly fun

DQ takes the cake with Dilly Bar donation

Sarah Simpson
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Letter: Owner has right to his trees

What I can suggest is that the airport realign their landing strip

  • Oct 14, 2022
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Vancouver Canucks forward Ilya Mikheyev, of Russia, skates during the NHL hockey team’s training camp in Whistler, B.C., Thursday, Sept. 22, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

THE MOJ: Canucks adopt philosophy of making a good offence their best defence

Unable to fix the blueline, Vancouver looks to outscore the opposition

Vancouver Canucks forward Ilya Mikheyev, of Russia, skates during the NHL hockey team’s training camp in Whistler, B.C., Thursday, Sept. 22, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck