Editorials

Editorial: Foregoing backyard burning one small thing we can do for COVID-19 sufferers

All jurisdictions in the Cowichan Valley are under no-burn orders at this time.

  • Apr 9, 2020

Editorial: It’s never too early to think about water conservation

The weir at Cowichan Lake resumed operations for 2020 on March 18.

  • Apr 2, 2020

Editorial: Farmers Market no more danger to community than grocery store

Fortunately, sanity prevailed and the market went ahead on Saturday

  • Mar 26, 2020

EDITORIAL: Communities have a right to know when COVID-19 arrives locally

Island Health should be more forthcoming about where on the Island cases are confirmed

  • Mar 20, 2020

Editorial: COVID-19 hits home in Cowichan with cancellations, closures

This is the time when we must all, metaphorically, come together

  • Mar 18, 2020

EDITORIAL: Communities have a right to know when COVID-19 arrives locally

This week, the Comox Valley Record published two articles regarding the novel…

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First responders pay tribute to Cowichan hospital workers during COVID-19
Belle brightens COVID-19 isolation for birthday girl
Lake Cowichan Country Grocer cleaning for COVID-19
Tiny house friction near Lake Cowichan

Editorial: Time to get serious about broom busting

Scotch broom is a scourge here in the Cowichan Valley

  • Mar 13, 2020

Editorial: Cowichan municipalities should look into in-pipe power generation

No mega-projects, with mega-budgets needed.

  • Mar 11, 2020

Editorial: Being intoxicated must not be allowed to stand as a viable defence in criminal cases

Hamnett has permanent physical damage to one hand from the attack

  • Mar 6, 2020

Editorial: Battling trash in the bush has gotten harder in Cowichan

Abandoned homeless camps appearing off trails

  • Mar 4, 2020

Editorial: Will Lady of the Lake be able to successfully morph?

To some degree the lustre of a sparkly crown has likely waned for many of the young women.

  • Mar 4, 2020

Editorial: Survey points CVRD in the right direction

The top concerns residents of the Cowichan Valley Regional District have come as no surprise.

  • Feb 28, 2020

Editorial: Traffic circles a good addition to our Cowichan communities

There are those who grumble about the traffic circles that have been installed.

  • Feb 21, 2020

Editorial: New childcare spaces a step in the right direction

It has been a banner year for parents in the Cowichan Valley looking for childcare.

  • Feb 19, 2020

Editorial: Panhandling signs a good move for Cowichan

Panhandlers are putting themselves at risk on busy roads

  • Feb 14, 2020

Editorial: Flood response good, now for the clean-up

We were impressed with the response from the our local governments and emergency personnel

  • Feb 12, 2020

Editorial: Flood response good, now for the clean-up

We were impressed with the response from the our local governments and emergency personnel

  • Feb 7, 2020

Editorial: Watercraft towing tubers up Cowichan River an absurd idea

Why is this a bad idea? Where to even begin?

  • Feb 5, 2020

Editorial: Spending on infrastructure only makes sense

There are times when you have to borrow some money in order to save yourself even more down the road

  • Jan 31, 2020