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Hospital humour

I thought, so many people like me enough to come out to the hospital and wave.

  • May 3, 2021
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Letter: Consumption tax, not wealth tax needed

What Mr. Sanders and Mr. MacGregor mean is that is much easier not “fairer” to confiscate wealth

  • May 3, 2021
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North Cowichan climate change success story

By pausing the logging program in 2020, municipality will sequester an extra 40,000 tonnes of carbon

  • Apr 23, 2021
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North Cowichan losing a lot of money with forestry pause

Promised carbon offset money from UBC pension funds had not arrived.

  • Apr 22, 2021
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Victoria school district should cut salaries

The Victoria school board is looking at all of the wrong areas to cut costs.

  • Apr 22, 2021
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NDP and Greens need to form climate emergency alliance

Agree not to run candidates against each other so they both win more seats

  • Apr 22, 2021
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Aquatic Centre procedure nit-picking

I don’t understand why this process should be so nit-picking and demeaning.

  • Apr 19, 2021
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Feds need to focus on COVID

That is not their prerogative and not their right.

  • Apr 19, 2021
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Online censorship of government critique bad idea

Politics is a tough game folks.

  • Apr 19, 2021
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Nobody should have right to log old growth, in a just world

The biosphere of Earth is in a critical state, and that includes us.

  • Apr 19, 2021
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Possible to live in Cowichan with no car

Can someone exist with no car here? Yes, they can but at times it is inconvenient.

  • Apr 16, 2021
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Simplistic solution unrealistic

It’s certainly eye opening

  • Apr 16, 2021
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Some park goers are discarding their poop bags in thorny bushes. (Submitted)

Dump your dog poop bags in your own yard

Park instructions about dog waste are clear and simple.

  • Apr 16, 2021
Some park goers are discarding their poop bags in thorny bushes. (Submitted)
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Trash constant problem along Drinkwater, North

I picked 50 yards along North from Drinkwater and overfilled a large yellow vinyl recycling bag!

  • Apr 15, 2021
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Why Fish Need Water

There are always a lot of good questions around this time from concerned citizens

  • Apr 13, 2021
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More restrictions needed as COVID cases surge

It’s time for Premier Horgan to wake up and act decisively to control this third wave.

  • Apr 13, 2021
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16-year-olds don’t have the brains to vote

Current neural research indicates that the brain does not fully develop until the age of around 25.

  • Apr 12, 2021
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Duncan doesn’t need a transportation study

Better use of that money would be to commit to helping get the E&N Railway corridor up and running

  • Apr 12, 2021
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Rogers cell tower would be detrimental to neighbourhood

Our lives are of greater importance.

  • Apr 12, 2021
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Cartoon foolish and offensive

I have found in the past that these cartoons are almost always foolish

  • Apr 9, 2021
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