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Baylee Craig helped an elderly dog return home. (Submitted)

Sarah Simpson Column: All’s well that ends well for a pair of miracle pooches

It’s the second time, at least, in the last month, that a dog has come out lucky in the end

Baylee Craig helped an elderly dog return home. (Submitted)
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Letter: North Cowichan reneging on promise to new hospital community

You begin to think: NO PLAN? = NO PROJECT!

  • Jun 25, 2021
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Letter: Proper recycling not going to happen

Fact that the producers of this waste presume to dump it on us from the very beginning is ridiculous

  • Jun 25, 2021
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Letter: Expanding Duncan Manor into park soul crushing

Using even a millimeter of sacred urban green space is immoral

  • Jun 25, 2021
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Letter: School district wages too high

The reality is that employees earning these kind of wages do not need wage increases ever

  • Jun 24, 2021
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Letter: Going ahead with Canada Day right thing to do

As a nation we are more than just one aspect of our history

  • Jun 24, 2021
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Letter: Property tax puzzler

Why is it then that my taxes went up $560?

  • Jun 24, 2021
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Letter: Shawnigan Rail Trail lacks community support

779 signatures and counting in opposition from an online petition

  • Jun 24, 2021
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Letter: Hospice thanks Forest Co-op for generous gift

This donation will ensure that families and individuals have access to all of Hospice’s programs

  • Jun 24, 2021
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Editorial: Time to brush up on recycling do and don’ts

Most people are genuinely trying to do their best to separate the metaphorical wheat from the chaff

  • Jun 24, 2021
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COVID proved that local news is a lifeline. We’re investing in its future

‘Today, local media is as valued as it’s ever been’

  • Jun 24, 2021
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Letter: Modular home park is urban sprawl

Our municipality has a long history of bungling housing projects

  • Jun 23, 2021
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Letter: The ongoing struggle to protect Fairy Creek

I left campsite but it was life changing from me

  • Jun 23, 2021
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Letter: More stigma should attach to drug use

To provide free drugs simply enables the addiction

  • Jun 23, 2021
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Letter: We can do better than the Liberals

Sadly, the recommendations didn’t impress the Trudeau Liberals

  • Jun 21, 2021
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Letter: Trying to save our future

Have we learned nothing at all in all these years?

  • Jun 21, 2021
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Letter: Ban old growth logging

The remaining old growth that is left must not be cut down

  • Jun 21, 2021
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Letter: Densifying new hospital area a bad idea

The area along Bell McKinnon Road is truly a tranquil paradise

  • Jun 21, 2021
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Chris Wilkinson column: This could be the worst thing done to you during the pandemic

As a result, all of us will contend with more ‘scarcity’ thinking and mindset.

  • Jun 21, 2021
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