Opinion

Editorial: Just take the goat back

Thieves have long targeted other domesticated pets such as dogs

  • May 1, 2019

Coverage of Notre Dame fire lacked acknowledgement of Christianity

Notre Dame was erected in homage to the faith

  • Apr 30, 2019

Why are there so few clotheslines?

I would wager that the laundry would be dry in no time at all.

  • Apr 30, 2019
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744 (Cowichan) Royal Canadian Air Cadet Squadron 56th annual review June 1, 2019
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COLUMN: Are B.C. communities in boom?

CFIB’s Richard Truscott on how B.C. municipalities fared on annual report on small business sentiment

  • Apr 29, 2019

Speeding motorcycles spoiling pastoral Koksilah Road

With you speeding past our potential customers at breakneck speed, they are less likely to stop.

  • Apr 29, 2019

Beware a flood of political misinformation

Launching a new Canada-wide arm “with the aim of taking down Trudeau.”

  • Apr 29, 2019

We will look back at change to electric like switching from horse and buggy

A company in California is working on a battery that will give you 1,000 km on one charge

  • Apr 29, 2019

Drivesmart column: Driving questions and the wisdom of Google

I took the idea one step further and searched on “drivers should.”

  • Apr 28, 2019

Robert Barron column: Distracted drivers can cause great harm

Statistics also indicate that one in four fatal crashes in B.C. are caused by distracted drivers

Andrea Rondeau column: New Citizen column will help you get bitten by gardening bug

Our Wednesday edition the Citizen boasted a gardening column for the first time.

Sarah Simpson Column: An Easter lesson from Pete the Cat

Leading up to Easter, my daughter kept pulling out the various bunny-themed…

T.W. Paterson column: Are heritage trees finally coming into their own?

Arbutus was “a significant fixture of the community and the residents have grown up with it.”

  • Apr 27, 2019

Dangers of surveillance capitalism

She compares the industrial revolution with our digital one

  • Apr 26, 2019

Editorial: Put the phone away — just try it

Have you ever been at a restaurant with someone who won’t stop looking at their phone?

  • Apr 26, 2019

Rock on Completely Creedence

The songs were all done with the amazing likeness of the original tunes

  • Apr 25, 2019

Facts about cooking oil fuel are pretty slippery

Saying it is a clean energy alternative with a tiny carbon footprint is not true.

  • Apr 25, 2019

Alcohol service on ferries outrageous

Two taxpayer-owned corporations doing the opposite to each other is just plain Mickey Mouse.

  • Apr 25, 2019

A useless kindness: a woman’s high-heel shoes

A useless kindness is not going to solve the related crises of mass migrations and climate change.

  • Apr 25, 2019

Mary Lowther column: Control your own food supply: grow out some seeds

I used to buy garlic bulbs, but now I’ve grown some out long enough to flower and produce bulbils

  • Apr 25, 2019

Editorial: Tree protection bylaw for North Cowichan overdue

One of the things that the most desirable neighbourhoods often share in various communities is trees

  • Apr 24, 2019