Opinion

Change the property tax system

The only way to determine the actual value of property is to sell it.

  • Jan 16, 2020

Move snow, don’t dump it on sidwalks

Any trace of the shovelling we and our neighbours had done was gone

  • Jan 16, 2020

Editorial: Weather unites us

Our preoccupation with the weather isn’t something to be scoffed at, it’s something to be embraced.

  • Jan 17, 2020

Moratorium would threaten potential of new hospital area

Local residents are now questioning their support for the hospital project

  • Jan 16, 2020

Who owns the sidewalks in Duncan?

How is it any different than road snow clearance?

  • Jan 16, 2020

Extra stipends for Greens should now be removed

Will Premier John Horgan reverse the extra funding of $49,960.89 per year or not?

  • Jan 16, 2020
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Snow in Cowichan, Jan. 15, 2020
Duncan snow day
Cowichan 2020 Polar Bear Swims
Beauty and the Beast: the Pantomime packs 'em in

Mill Bay firefighters deserve recognition

This merry band spent much of 2019 working diligently with little thanks or recognition

  • Jan 16, 2020

Say no to Justice’s moratorium motion

No to bureaucrats who sit in offices

  • Jan 16, 2020

Trump dangerous

Trump is trying to start a war

  • Jan 16, 2020

LETTER: Old enough to know what’s been lost in B.C. salmon

Stephen Hume writes about the lack of discussion on the province’s dwindling salmon population

  • Jan 16, 2020

It’s all about the salaries

In other words, shh, don’t rock the NDP boat

  • Jan 15, 2020

B.C. not last to eliminate medical premiums

How shameful to have your premier telling false information.

  • Jan 15, 2020

Moratorium on development will build public trust

I feel called upon to express support for the idea behind the motion

  • Jan 15, 2020

Development moratorium will not reduce greenhouse gas emissions

Thermoproof Windows has been a local manufacturer based in Chemainus for over 40 years.

  • Jan 15, 2020

High time for new forest management model

Whole watersheds and salmon runs have also been victims of obscene clear-cuts

  • Jan 14, 2020

Jobs will shift with priorities

Planning for the future of all Vancouver Island residents must start in our own backyard.

  • Jan 14, 2020

Development moratorium will hurt residents

will have far-reaching negative effects on the lives and welfare of residents and their children.

  • Jan 14, 2020

Public sector ‘running flat out’ not the same

N. Cowichan losing managers to overwork.

  • Jan 14, 2020

Province needs to do something to end WFP strike

Your passivity in this issue is causing hardship to many of the workers who elected you into office.

  • Jan 14, 2020

Support to limit development to walking distance of services

I would like to express my support for the proposal by Councillor Justice for a motion

  • Jan 14, 2020