Opinion

Editorial: Graffiti is a problem worth addressing in Duncan

The City of Duncan has once again been overrun by this unwanted scrawling mess.

  • Aug 14, 2019

LETTERS: B.C. Views column downplays urgency of climate change

‘Tom Fletcher should propose real solutions to climate crisis’

  • Aug 13, 2019

Andrea Rondeau column: The trials of court coverage

Covering court, while a fascinating assignment, is extremely time-consuming for reporters.

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Drivesmart column: Are you leaving enough room between you and a big truck?

Fully loaded heavy trucks have 50 to 60 per cent of the braking capability of light vehicles.

  • Aug 11, 2019

Robert Barron column: Contaminated soil fight not over

I expect that leaving the soil in place is a huge mistake

Sarah Simpson Column: Ballpark fare ain’t got nothin’ on roasted wieners

Have I ever told you about my husband’s obsession with the food…

B.C. VIEWS: Sawmill struggles as NDP boosts northwest log exports

Skeena Sawmills comeback threatened by B.C. government

OPINION: Why do we keep having debates about video-game violence?

The presence of video games in the online habits of perpetrators is one relevant piece of information

  • Aug 10, 2019

T.W. Paterson column: Intensive manhunt isn’t B.C.’s first, conclusion

The tempo picked up May 3, 1912, when ranch hand Charles Truran stumbled into the wanted men’s camp.

  • Aug 10, 2019

Thousands of laws, but no justice

two completely innocent ladies lost their licence to drive and their cars for 30 to 90 days

  • Aug 9, 2019

We must embrace Green New Deal

Governments and individuals need to take action. There is plenty we can do.

  • Aug 9, 2019

Columnist dismisses my children’s future

When voting in the upcoming federal election, my children’s future will be my priority.

  • Aug 9, 2019

Come on, allow some pot shops to open

I also wonder about the delay in bringing about so-called legalization.

  • Aug 9, 2019

Editorial: New Habitat housing good news for Cowichan Valley affordable housing problem

House prices have skyrocketed in the last five years

  • Aug 9, 2019

OPINION: Why is the B.C. NDP government abandoning pensioners?

Michael Powell is the president of the Canadian Federation of Pensioners

  • Aug 8, 2019

Please continue parkland purchases like Bute Island

This is exactly the type of acquisition I want to continually support with my CVRD tax dollars

  • Aug 8, 2019

CVRD board should send letter opposing freighter anchorages

This letter follows a logical, fact-packed presentation to the board recently by Peter Holmes

  • Aug 8, 2019

On the recent death of three orcas

Earth’s biosphere is one living community of communities of living things.

  • Aug 8, 2019

Mary Lowther column: Adapting ideas from modern-day homesteaders

It may seem daunting to start out, with a patch of packed earth

  • Aug 8, 2019

Thanks to leaders that lead in times of emergency

Get on electric bus, treat climate change emergency with the urgency science tells us is necessary

  • Aug 7, 2019