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Letter: Walkway along the highway a waste

This has to be the most ridiculous idea for spending money

  • Nov 25, 2022
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Letter: Humans need a place to call home too

Let’s do the right thing and not let a minority dictate what society needs to deal with

  • Nov 25, 2022
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Letter: More patrols, new ideas needed for downtown Duncan

The last thing Cowichan’s unofficial capital needs is more vandalism

  • Nov 24, 2022
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Letter: Info, videos on municipal forest eye-opening

I believe there are two distinct and opposite applications of that term, ‘working forests’

  • Nov 24, 2022
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Letter: Close the sketchy assessment loophole

Impact assessments not required for ongoing mining projects whose proposals don’t exceed 50 per cent

  • Nov 24, 2022
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Think about shopping locally for the holidays this year. (Metro Creative Services photo)

Editorial: Shop locally for the holidays this year

It seemed that Christmas paraphernalia went up in stores earlier than ever…

  • Nov 24, 2022
Think about shopping locally for the holidays this year. (Metro Creative Services photo)
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Letter: Method wrong, but killing pig for food not

A real need for local food production

  • Nov 22, 2022
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Letter: Bill 36 bad for health care

Politicians have systematically crippled healthcare under their governance

  • Nov 21, 2022
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Letter: Does North Cowichan want 500-plus loaded logging trucks on its streets?

Revenues from both conservation options exceed those of logging

  • Nov 21, 2022
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Letter: New forest management plan long overdue

Priority on choosing forest management that will conserve our important older 2nd-growth forests

  • Nov 21, 2022
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Letter: Agree headline stigmatized homeless

It just ramps up the negative feeling in the community

  • Nov 21, 2022
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Letter: Time to make official residence historic showpiece

Concerns about our prime minister’s official residence understandable from health and safety angles

  • Nov 21, 2022
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Letter: Time to draft tree protection bylaw

Such a long-awaited bylaw is logically mentioned in our new official community plan

  • Nov 21, 2022
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Letter: Thank you to everyone who participated in Remembrance Day

Most important remembrance of our veterans

  • Nov 18, 2022
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Letter: Surely we can do better by this world

The deforestation of Canada continues as we supply the world with raw logs by the shipload

  • Nov 18, 2022
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Letter: Council must have courage to stand up for conservation

The average net revenue into municipal coffers is $135,000

  • Nov 18, 2022
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Letter: Thank you for Cowichan organization

Cowichan Independent Living Disability Resource Centre

  • Nov 18, 2022
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Letter: A no brainer to fix the railway

The railway development has many benefits

  • Nov 17, 2022
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Letter: Grandparents made a great impression with service, sacrifice

This family paid my grandfather with what they had — the family violin

  • Nov 17, 2022
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Chris Wilkinson
Chris Wilkinson