Letters

Proximity of safe injection site not the problem — or solution

Drug addiction, and a lack of resources are the problem.

  • Aug 31, 2020

Unmasked: the Pandora’s Box of the Valley

What if 700 people took one minute to put their names on the line

  • Aug 20, 2020

Nanoose First Nation disputes ICF’s rosy rail picture

Most of the ICF’s revenue comes from fees imposed on local governments

  • Aug 20, 2020

Seniors care homes should remain private

There is no way that the B.C. government could afford the suggestion made by Donna.

  • Aug 20, 2020

Call for moratorium on old growth logging: enough is enough

To destroy our ecosystems is to destroy ourselves.

  • Aug 20, 2020

E&N more versatile than a trail

E&N is a financial and an environmental bargain

  • Aug 19, 2020

No need to change name of B.C.

Idea that it needs to have a name change has little, if anything to do with the reality of our time.

  • Aug 19, 2020

Opioid users should be shipped to Victoria

The Cowichan Valley does not have the resources or manpower to handle thi

  • Aug 18, 2020

York Street wrong place for safe injection site

While these services are needed, this is the worst location they could choose!

  • Aug 18, 2020

Wearing of masks indoors should be mandatory

People not wearing masks scare me more

  • Aug 18, 2020

B.C. government pandemic plan fails miserably

the B.C. Government’s plan of soft talk — no real information is showing it did not work

  • Aug 17, 2020

Time to fix Cowichan’s roads

I realize many of my concerns comprise country driving, but safety is still utmost.

  • Aug 17, 2020

Weir long overdue, critical project

This protracted date is shocking but understandable given years of foot-dragging

  • Aug 17, 2020

Where does climate change lawsuit stand?

both the complainants and the federal government will have the most qualified scientists testifying

  • Aug 17, 2020

F grade for Dix and Trudeau

You must keep people away from travelling in a pandemic.

  • Aug 13, 2020

Masking can spread fear

One shouldn’t underestimate the negative consequences of fear

  • Aug 13, 2020

Care homes should be run as part of health care

They shouldn’t operate on a for-profit basis

  • Aug 13, 2020

Three ethics strikes for Trudeau

Trudeau was not “merely vacationing with a friend”.

  • Aug 12, 2020

Horgan to blame for Queen Charlotte Lodge pain

The latest blunder is in regards to the Queen Charlotte fishing lodge

  • Aug 12, 2020

Be kind to the river as clean-up cancelled by COVID

CLRSS has had to cancel the upper-river clean-up for this year.

  • Aug 11, 2020