Opinion

‘It only lacks your presence’: truth, art, words and the legacy of Gord Downie

The Tragically Hip frontman died Tuesday night

LETTER: City almost gone to the dogs

Bittersweet return to City of Duncan

  • Oct 18th, 2017

People feeling pressured to sign Saltair petition?

I am suggesting if four people personally talked to me, how many others are there?

  • Oct 17th, 2017

Editorial: Prevention of tragedy key for hunters, hikers

Hunters have a huge responsibility that they must take seriously.

  • Oct 18th, 2017

Editorial: Scope of work shouldn’t come as a surprise

We’re talking such basics as fencing, backstops and a parking lot, not superfluous details.

  • Oct 18th, 2017

Proportional respresentation increases democracy

There are many other advantages to well designed PR systems

  • Oct 16th, 2017
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Dairy farmers keeping eye on NAFTA

     

    Town, agencies, neighbours concerned about digging that occurred along Cowichan River

       

      Shawnigan Lake celebrates new Pavilion

         

        Lake Cowichan hosts a Business Showcase

           

          Proportional representation switches from majority to minority

          This is now displayed in B.C. where the two least-liked parties control government.

          • Oct 16th, 2017

          We must answer tough questions to avoid U.S. slide

          I am writing this to you as a former American, who has “lost his (former) country”

          • Oct 16th, 2017

          B.C. VIEWS: Salmon farm smear campaign sinks

          John Horgan, Lana Popham have to face reality now

          NDP has strayed from fair, balanced policies

          Brian Marlatt’s recent letter regarding the threat to democracy represented by NDP policy is dead on.

          • Oct 13th, 2017

          Carrying sign in store was last resort, not harassment

          I’ve exhausted correct and proper procedures.

          • Oct 13th, 2017

          Furstenau was speaking for thousands

          I suggest that Cobble Hill Holdings take their losses and just leave our community alone.

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          Some still don’t understand how much water they waste

          It didn’t take me long to find a hose running in the grass on the property adjacent to the road.

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          Change toxic, outdated NAFTA rules

          Do we choose inviting corporations to come in and take

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          Column: Prepare to face the music, open house or meeting

          This is almost always an attempt to dillute the angry crowd

          Editorial: Cowichan farming and food on the rise

          The Citizen’s new publisher was blown away that there are more than 700 farms in the Cowichan Valley

          • Oct 13th, 2017

          We need to care for the land, not destroy it

          The destruction of land has to be stopped.

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          Time to dump NAFTA

          Quebec can pass any laws they deem fit to protect their environment.

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          Time to toss ISDS in the trash bin of history

          The majority of the lawsuits are over our environmental regulations.

          • Oct 12th, 2017