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History, racism and wealth

All have a common thread.

  • Jan 22, 2021

 

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Misinformation spreading about proposed pension bill

There is no intention to “take the administration…away from the CPP Investment Board.”

  • Jan 22, 2021

 

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Social media shouldn’t have been allowed to deplatform Trump

They have no right to censor news or information

  • Jan 22, 2021

 

Letter writer Al Brunet argues that the trail built beside the rail line in Shawnigan Lake should instead have been built on the rail bed. (Al Brunet photo)

Trail should have been built on rail bed

The CVRD has spent far too much money on this project

  • Jan 21, 2021
Letter writer Al Brunet argues that the trail built beside the rail line in Shawnigan Lake should instead have been built on the rail bed. (Al Brunet photo)
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We need more facts about benefits of solar panels

City needs to advise taxpayers of facts and numbers for solar panels.

  • Jan 21, 2021
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Racism against Cowichan Tribes ‘unspeakable’

People are ill in our community and we should be caring and kind.

  • Jan 21, 2021
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Cowichan Valley health professionals wonderful in crisis

I had my friend on my landline and called 811 on my cell phone.

  • Jan 19, 2021
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Quakers condemn racism

We can and must do better than this.

  • Jan 19, 2021
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Shouldn’t hiking trails be jurisdiction of parks?

Budget transparency and full disclosure please.

  • Jan 19, 2021
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Racism against First Nations people disgusting

We are living in the 21st Century, not in the Dark Ages.

  • Jan 15, 2021
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Why not shut down travel?

Meanwhile, she allows ferries to continue to run, air travel

  • Jan 15, 2021
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Hyper-partisan politics has brought about near collapse

One can only hope that saner minds will prevail and right the ship of civilized governance.

  • Jan 15, 2021
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Cleaning up our wood fires

The more we try to slow a fire down the more it is bound to crash into a smoulder.

  • Jan 15, 2021
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Road repairs urgently needed

Stretching along Trunk Road between Boundary Road and Cowichan Way.

  • Jan 15, 2021
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Time to move to public forest reserve review

I and others have urged council to ban all logging in our reserve.

  • Jan 15, 2021
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Thank you for better school zone signs

A vertical strip of very reflective/fluorescent wording that is hard to miss

  • Jan 15, 2021
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Godwin’s law no longer applies

The sad truth is that our society is infected with cultists dedicated to replacing democracy

  • Jan 14, 2021
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No need to use farmland; put solar panels in Hydro corridors

We urgently need alternatives to natural gas and wood burning.

  • Jan 14, 2021
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Carbon credits a licence to pollute

If we leave those trees standing over there, we can pollute more over here

  • Jan 13, 2021
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Switching to heat pumps not feasible

Heat pumps and power them with guess what? Solar farms.

  • Jan 12, 2021
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