Letters

Smoke complainers are urbanites against rural folks

We don’t have back yards. We have acreages that are treed.

  • Nov 15, 2019

Creepy car incident brings thoughts of safety of First Nations members

My mother is a Coast Salish elder who commutes through North Cowichan on a regular basis

  • Nov 15, 2019

Be bold to solve homeless problem

One remedial action would be to co-opt the empty Rona building and outfit it as a homeless shelter

  • Nov 14, 2019

Surely we can find a way to co-exist with sea lions

ould a sea lion friendly refuge be built, perhaps closer to the Nature Centre in Hecate Park?

  • Nov 13, 2019

Traffic argument against Rona for police use hogwash

Surely, he could have taken the time to drive by the Rona property before making his comments

  • Nov 13, 2019

High gas prices aimed at discrediting carbon tax

The fossil fuel corporations want to discredit that to aid the right wing political view

  • Nov 13, 2019
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Muddy Feet Farm offers a happy atmosphere for pigs
Lake Cowichan remembers war dead Nov. 11
All kinds of Halloween Fun at Youbou Hall
Raising the poppy flag is the official kick-off for Remembrance Day events in Duncan

The track: when they go low, we go high

The decision made following the hearing will impact the extraordinary gift of this beautiful Valley

  • Nov 13, 2019

Conflicting authority on Lewis Street accomplishes nothing

Bylaw and security and police all sending different messages to these people.

  • Nov 13, 2019

Thank you to reporter for factual Motorsport story

Everyone has an “opinion”, which often comes from a place void of understanding.

  • Nov 13, 2019

Take a stand against Motorsport expansion on environmental grounds

it is a battle between the citizens of North Cowichan and VIMC

  • Nov 13, 2019

Ruminations on war, part 2

Today, a very different scene presents itself as warfare, that of greed, with much machination.

  • Nov 13, 2019

Practice of burning leaves should be outlawed

The community would be well served if people composted the leaves that they rake up.

  • Nov 12, 2019

Pro-VIMC folks need to come to public hearing

I will be there and I support you, even if I have a differing perspective

  • Nov 12, 2019

Children should be children, not speaking to the world

Otherwise we are bringing up a know-it-all generation

  • Nov 12, 2019

Thank you for Remembrance Day fly over

to personally acknowledge and applaud the eight pilots who organized a fly-pass over Lake Cowichan

  • Nov 12, 2019

Slow down and stop hitting animals

I’m sure there is a family out there grieving the loss of their beloved orange cat.

  • Nov 12, 2019

Insinuating young people political pawns not helping

Youth who get involved in climate activism are holding themselves accountable first and foremost

  • Nov 12, 2019

Greta is right

Greta’s right; if you’re not panicking, you’re not paying attention.

  • Nov 12, 2019

Firing Don Cherry wrong

Canada is not supposed to be the kind of country where you must stifle your right to free expression

  • Nov 12, 2019

Remembrance Day service in Duncan heartfelt

The personal reciting of poems, the sharing of stories, the songs sung and the special prayers given

  • Nov 12, 2019