Letters

Thousands at the climate change trough

His references to scientific authorities are limited to those resulting from modelling

  • Jul 23, 2019

Thank you for help in emergency

Such a fantastic community to live in with so many caring people.

  • Jul 23, 2019

Dog laws need to be tougher, not more lenient

My dog was attacked by my neighbour’s dogs

  • Jul 23, 2019
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Lake Cowichan enjoys an outdoor BBQ and a dance as part of the 75th anniversary celebration Aug. 17
Timbersports make a welcome return to Saywell Park
Large audience turns out to special North Cowichan meeting
Grand opening of Lake Cowichan's 75th anniversary celebrations

CVRD has taken baby steps, not giant strides needed on climate action

Mapping and tracking are only metrics, they are NOT mitigation and adaptation measures.

  • Jul 22, 2019

Forestry professional questions patch clear cuts in forest reserve

My reasons are: 1) Visual impact. 2) Soil erosion

  • Jul 22, 2019

Open season on residents and local businesses in Duncan

The police and bylaw people seem powerless to do anything to stop this

  • Jul 22, 2019

Stoney Hill and Maple Mountain: blowdown salvage not as advertised

Hundreds of live trees have just been logged on Stoney Hill.

  • Jul 22, 2019

Plans with no action don’t cut it on climate change

What concrete action has the CVRD taken

  • Jul 19, 2019

We need solutions to growing drug, crime problem in Duncan

Pressure on our provincial government to unlock funds

  • Jul 19, 2019

Boycotting gas stations won’t affect prices

We’re all fed up with the games

  • Jul 19, 2019

Possible to cut tax increases if budgeting taken seriously

Municipal politicians in the Valley continue to shirk their fiscal responsibilities

  • Jul 19, 2019

Is democracy dying?

I fought for democracy for most of my life and then the USA elected Trump.

  • Jul 19, 2019

Province refusing to exercise due diligence with Cowichan Estuary

Such industry is not sustainable, nor the economic driver in the Cowichan Valley

  • Jul 18, 2019

USW management has double standards

The management will be receiving their paycheques as normal.

  • Jul 18, 2019

Treatment further away, but vets trained for emergencies

The worst part of practice was being on call for and attending emergencies.

  • Jul 18, 2019

Shame on Cowichan veterinarians

The equivalent of shutting down Cowichan District Hospital’s emergency department

  • Jul 18, 2019

Fantasy to imagine expensive bitumen an compete

Financial markets — not imaginary enemies — have left the tar sands on taxpayer funded life support

  • Jul 16, 2019

Possible N. Cowichan tax hike outrageous

The 2020 tax budget must be re-evaluated to reduce the proposed 5.92 increase.

  • Jul 15, 2019

Call to declare a climate emergency

We must, at very least, stop choking the living world with garbage.

  • Jul 15, 2019

Cowichan hospital staff add the personal touch

On the 12th of July I had day surgery here which included a general anesthetic.

  • Jul 15, 2019