Fears over radiation are overblown

Like Chicken Little’s “the sky is falling in”, so are all the radiation fears.

  • Feb 16th, 2018

ICBC should charge bad drivers more

These people have no regard for the lives of others, if they had to stop, they couldn’t.

  • Feb 16th, 2018

Isn’t a clean coast in the national interest?

Might not the preservation of a habitable planet also be considered “in the national interest”?

  • Feb 16th, 2018

Cowichan Performing Arts Centre bringing great acts

It is a pleasure and enriching, to have the example of such mature talent offered in our community.

  • Feb 16th, 2018

Stay the course on Trans Mountain pipeline

Without an ecology, we have no economy.

  • Feb 15th, 2018

Minimum wage hike hurts small business

Small business owners use the minimum wage as a starting wage.

  • Feb 15th, 2018
Lake Cowichan's hereditary Chief Georgina Livingstone speaks
School kids race gravity feed cars
Carolyn Way fire
'Once' opens at Chemainus Theatre

Cannabis should be grown on farms

Health Canada currently does not permit outdoor cannabis farming

  • Feb 14th, 2018

Stop complaining about minimum wage increase

The best way to solve their problem is for them to wind up their business in an orderly fashion.

  • Feb 14th, 2018

Kinder Morgan not the environmental problem

What is in it for B.C. to stop the Kinder Morgan pipeline expansion vs. allowing it?

  • Feb 13th, 2018

All levels of government should be concerned with microwave radiation

Dr. Faulkner’s assessments are not merely “his point of view”.

  • Feb 13th, 2018

Reject new water authority proposal

I was shocked at how he pulled numbers to sell you a proposal that makes absolutely zero sense.

  • Feb 13th, 2018

Family Day change will mean long lineups

Another reason why past NDP provincial governments only lasted one term

  • Feb 13th, 2018

Area director should hold community meeting

Is this not the job of our director to keep us in the know?

  • Feb 13th, 2018

NDP doesn’t care about taxpayer dollars

That is why B.C., Ontario, and Nova Scotia all had NDP governments that only lasted for one term

  • Feb 13th, 2018

SRA soil dumping case should help determine future decisions

I hope your government now uses the SRA’s case to stop such cases elsewhere in Cowichan

  • Feb 9th, 2018

Code needs clear way to tell public what’s happened

The idea municipal staff is tasked with writing that conduct standard is laughable.

  • Feb 9th, 2018

Time to bring concerns over cell towers to light

Duncan councillors shamefully passed the local buck to the feds

  • Feb 9th, 2018

Council closing ranks on women’s shelter not the answer

Surely Duncan city council is not “against a shelter anywhere but Warmland”.

  • Feb 9th, 2018

Cannabis legalization is all about the money

Cannabis should be deregulated and take its rightful place in the garden next to your corn

  • Feb 9th, 2018

Scheer spoke well, was well-received

I suspect Mr. Marlatt’s rancour comes from bitter experiences with the Progressive Conservative party

  • Feb 8th, 2018