Opinion

No human is illegal

Refugee claimants not trying to avoid the law, they are just trying to find a safe a place to live

  • May 24, 2019

OPINIONS: Without safe injection sites, more opioid users will die

For safe injection sites to work, however, they must be placed in communities where injection drug users live

We must work together to slow climate change

I encourage reading The Scientific Guide to Global Warming Skepticism.

  • May 23, 2019

A rant about the problems with BCeID

BCeID is supposed to be easier to use, yet a simple registration in next to impossible.

  • May 23, 2019

T.W. Paterson column: A close call for HMCS Athabaskan

“There was no escort of any kind at all and we couldn’t make any more than 12 knots…”

  • May 25, 2019

Editorial: Move to shorten parking times in downtown Duncan a miscalculation

Parking in downtown Duncan is a longstanding problem.

  • May 24, 2019
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Celebration for opening of IWA annex at Lake Cowichan museum
Holiday weekend talent show packs 'em in at Lake Cowichan
Heritage Days truck parade at Lake Cowichan
Bike parade fun at Lake Cowichan Heritage Days

OPINION: Liberal environmental contradictions could pave way for Conservative win

Carbon pricing, the Trans Mountain pipeline to be key facets in upcoming election

My space odyssey — from nightmare to fascination

I took my 10-year-old son to see the movie, 2001: A Space Odyssey

  • May 22, 2019

Time for community to step up for Duncan Showroom

The music Long John has been providing for our community’s pleasure is special.

  • May 22, 2019

Editorial: Seniors home for Lake Cowichan good investment

Many people in the Lake area have lived here their entire lives.

  • May 22, 2019

Bill C-69 step in the right direction on environment

Canada needs stronger environmental laws

  • May 21, 2019

We must unite to fight climate change

I noted that every blue sky idea was met with one constant impediment. The cost.

  • May 21, 2019

Striking students well informed

I applaud their leadership.

  • May 21, 2019

Comments by United Church pastor divisive

Mr. Simmons has apparently appointed himself arbiter of all things Christian

  • May 21, 2019

Climate is driven by the sun, not CO2

Douglas Vogt has discovered a solar cycle that he believes will end with a cataclysm in 2046

  • May 21, 2019

City far from cavalier about tree removals

Of the 10 trees examined, only three were recommended for removal

  • May 21, 2019

Doing our part for environment the least we can do

Hanging clothes to dry is not about saving money.

  • May 21, 2019

Chris Wilkinson column: How does showing appreciation make you feel?

How much time and (more importantly) energy do you feel you have left to appreciate someone?

  • May 23, 2019

Mary Lowther column: Sprouts will get David to eat his greens

After one spends a few decades training a husband it makes sense to keep his body in decent shape

  • May 23, 2019

LETTER: Fletcher ‘blurs reality’ on B.C. union public construction

Bridge, highway projects awarded to companies, not unions

  • May 21, 2019