Letters

Big media’s mind control program

Big media has the power to manipulate and control our perception of reality.

  • Dec 3, 2019

Help for people who have to travel for medical appointments?

But what about those who aren’t able to drive?

  • Dec 3, 2019

Lots of positive things going on in the world

Knowledge is most useful when shared.

  • Dec 3, 2019
video
First Nations drummers perform before Motorsport public hearing
Duncan Christmas Kick-Off 2019
Celtic Rhythms and Summit Dance celebrate Christmas 2019
'Little Scrooge' offers fun family entertainment at Lake Cowichan

An Island Santa — poem

An Island Santa’s different

  • Dec 2, 2019

Simple pleasures

Most of all, I love the simple tactile joys of a bygone era.

  • Nov 29, 2019

One Cowichan exterting outsized influence

Who needs an elected CVRD when we have One Cowichan?

  • Nov 29, 2019

Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit expansion vs. doubling your taxes

This is your last chance to participate in the public input

  • Nov 29, 2019

Engineers can solve VIMC sound problem

Acoustic engineering has been practiced since the first cathedral designed to carry a human voice

  • Nov 28, 2019

In defence of student climate activists

Cantelon should take the time to actually meet and discuss face to face with these local students

  • Nov 28, 2019

Thanks to Mill Bay fire, even though it was a false alarm

My CO senso started to beep at an alarming rate at 20:00 hours

  • Nov 28, 2019

Get a sidewalk snow clearing machine

Last winter the sidewalks were in completely horrible condition re: snow non-clearance.

  • Nov 28, 2019

Excellent treatment at Cowichan Hospital

Recently my husband and I needed to go to the Cowichan District Hospital’s emergency ward.

  • Nov 28, 2019

Homeless claims are bogus

Give them food, clothing stamps etc., but no money and see how fast the situation clears up.

  • Nov 28, 2019

Scheer not the problem, Conservative policies are

The upper class, with no class, is on the way down.

  • Nov 28, 2019

Council must vote for best interests of entire community on VIMC issue

A mistake in judgement by the previous council does not change the due process

  • Nov 28, 2019

Dr. Day trying to bring in private U.S.-style health care

Forcing people to pay to get a quicker surgery, will increase wait times for the public system

  • Nov 28, 2019

Consider hiding, not wrapping gifts this Christmas

Parents can give clues and make a game of it.

  • Nov 28, 2019

Let’s stick to universal public health care

The private insurance industry is not in the business of covering those with high needs.

  • Nov 28, 2019

Teddy and all the rest deserve better

Well Judge — you missed the mark.

  • Nov 27, 2019

Financial contributions shouldn’t equal support

We are dealing with a lot of ecological threats which are difficult to deal with as it is.

  • Nov 27, 2019