Editorials

Editorial: Haunting red dresses the first step

Here was a graphic representation of loss, tragedy and mystery.

  • Feb 16th, 2018

Editorial: We must nip in the bud marijuana producers eating farmland

Farmland sacrificed to this purpose is taken out of production of food.

  • Feb 14th, 2018

Editorial: Waste not, want not; redistributing food good for everyone

We waste more than $31 billion worth of food in Canada every year.

  • Feb 14th, 2018

Editorial: Code of conduct nips future problems in the bud

This doesn’t and shouldn’t mean that everyone has to hold hands and sing ‘Kumbaya’

  • Feb 9th, 2018

Editorial: Waste not, want not; redistributing food good for everyone

We waste more than $31 billion worth of food in Canada every year.

  • Feb 7th, 2018

Editorial: Transparency needed on Mesachie Lake fire hall closure

Replacing rumour with facts in a case like this serves the public interest

  • Feb 2nd, 2018
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Editorial: Province abandoning Cowichan Bay Road to continual flooding

Sometimes the wheel does have to squeak, loudly, to get the grease.

  • Jan 31st, 2018

Editorial: Lake Cowichan curling rink compromise a community win-win

Time to get rid of curling rink? Or time to try to interest more young people in the sport?

  • Jan 31st, 2018

Editorial: Important to plan now for inevitable change in future hospital area

The building of a new hospital on Bell McKinnon Road will dramatically change the area.

  • Jan 26th, 2018

Editorial: Rain capture ideas inspirational

Why, one might wonder, can’t we shift some of that rainfall to our drought times?

  • Jan 24th, 2018

Editorial: Block out the distractions when you’re driving

I just need to quickly take this call. Traffic is moving slowly anyway.

  • Jan 19th, 2018

Editorial: Start planning now for Duncan warming centre next winter

We can only hope that we’ve already been through the worst of winter

  • Jan 17th, 2018

Editorial: Cowichan should have a milk dispenser

This is an exciting step towards a more sustainable food movement.

  • Jan 12th, 2018

Editorial: Cowichan should have a milk dispenser

This is an exciting step towards a more sustainable food movement.

  • Jan 12th, 2018

Editorial: ‘Missing’ means cruel uncertainty for those left behind

It’s one of the very worst things that anybody can suffer through

  • Jan 10th, 2018

Editorial: Assessment jump underlines feeling of optimism

In the Town of Lake Cowichan assessments have gone up an average of 22 per cent this year

  • Jan 10th, 2018

Column: Swedish hockey captain missed the silver lining

Sportsmanship is also a skill that needs practice after Lias Andersson threw his silver medal into the crowd

  • Jan 8th, 2018

Editorial: Plight of senior renters a quiet crisis

Seniors are badly affected by the lack of affordable rentals.

  • Jan 5th, 2018

Editorial: More dust, tourism notable trends in 2017

It all points in one direction. Up, up, up.

  • Jan 3rd, 2018

Editorial: New fireworks restrictions step in right direction

Animal owners everywhere will cheer the decision

  • Jan 3rd, 2018