Letters

Truckers need amenities on the road

Can you imagine if you were on a long drive and the rest stops were closed

  • Apr 9, 2020

Put the axe to Lotto Max

If you’re looking for transparency and integrity don’t look to the Canadian Lottery Corporation.

  • Apr 9, 2020

Backyard burning necessary on acreage

Perhaps an education program is in order.

  • Apr 9, 2020

Plagues then and now

When people refuse to learn

  • Apr 9, 2020

Couple who won’t self-isolate should be arrested

I called the RCMP today about this and they said that they didn’t have any jurisdiction

  • Apr 9, 2020
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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

Big thank you to all front line workers

We sometimes forget that all these fine folks are what is helping support us

  • Apr 9, 2020

Thank you to everyone who helped after fire

On March 7, our adult son was in a fire.

  • Apr 8, 2020

Letter attacking CMHA employees mean-spirited, uninformed

We work in controversial and often-misunderstood fields

  • Apr 8, 2020

Common good when middle class prospers

It seems that all wages paid to anyone other to himself, Mr. Sawchuk deems excessive.

  • Apr 8, 2020

Socialism is bad, social conscience is good

It drives society and the average person into an inevitable sense of apathy and mediocrity

  • Apr 8, 2020

A tongue in cheek look at physical distancing

Birds, remember: only ONE at a time at the bird feeder!

  • Apr 7, 2020

Horrified at shooting of lone wolf

He survived years on Discovery Island

  • Apr 7, 2020

Not racist to acknowledge origin of COVID-19

Let’s hope the first and most tragic victim of this crisis is not the truth.

  • Apr 7, 2020

Disgusted by couple who won’t self-isolate

A $750,00 fine and jail time isn’t severe enough.

  • Apr 7, 2020

CVRD director pay raise idea absurd

Forget about how the rest of us are out of work and can’t pay our bills

  • Apr 7, 2020

Still no need to use plastic shopping bags

I am extremely disappointed to see everyone taking plastic shopping bags at the till

  • Apr 7, 2020

Important to obey COVID-19 directi

For health care workers it’s like being in a war.

  • Apr 7, 2020

Heart sign stolen from nurse’s driveway

Having that sign stolen broke me that day.

  • Apr 7, 2020

Homeless, mental health workers overpai

The only successful benefit is to the employees earning these outrageous wages and benefits.

  • Apr 7, 2020