Opinion

COVID-19 needs to be taken more seriously

Our governments are mainly concerned about getting the economy rolling again

  • Jul 2, 2020

Carbon offsets could replace logging revenue in forest reserve

As demonstrated by the the Municipality of North Cowichan Carbon Project Feasibility Assessment

  • Jul 2, 2020

Conservatives not the same as in 1939

The causes of homelessness can’t be completely laid at the feet of jobs being shipped overseas.

  • Jun 30, 2020

Progressives the voice of tyranny

We need to restore the fundamental protections guaranteeing our right to disagree and be heard.

  • Jun 30, 2020

Editorial: Give supportive housing the chance to work

Housing first is important, because it can help people to get out of survival mode

  • Jul 2, 2020

Conservative values anti-science, anti-intellectual

What exactly are conservative values that we should be following?

  • Jun 29, 2020
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City of Duncan spending too much on bylaw officers

There is presently three bylaw officers in the City of Duncan

  • Jun 29, 2020

Yes, it does include me!

I am both a taxpayer and a pensioner.

  • Jun 29, 2020

Duncan Christian student’s card a bright spot

Inside the envelope was a beautiful, hand-crafted card with heart carrying doves

  • Jun 29, 2020

Island Corridor never going anywhere

Surely there are better uses for the money

  • Jun 25, 2020

Finlayson: B.C.’s economy devastated by pandemic – and the measures taken to contain it

‘Policy-makers should be acutely sensitive to the financial health of the overall business sector’

  • Jun 24, 2020

NDP and Liberals in power too long

Restore our failing democracy and economy and borders by voting for Conservative values

  • Jun 24, 2020

Drivesmart column: Slowing too soon for the intersection?

I will admit from the start that I am one of those drivers

  • Jun 28, 2020

Mary Lowther column: The many charms of alfalfa

A few years ago I bought a small packet of alfalfa seeds

  • Jun 27, 2020

Sarah Simpson Column: Other people’s stuff is way cooler than yours

I just saw one of the most memorable events of my childhood…

Editorial: Opioid crisis hits us in the face in May; what are we going to do about it?

Thus far, we have largely treated opioid addiction and use as a crime problem

  • Jun 25, 2020

Police should not have access to data from coronavirus contact tracing apps

‘This is not the first time that public health, privacy and law enforcement have collided’

  • Jun 24, 2020

Duncan generous with offers of help

I had three offers from locals for a boost.

  • Jun 23, 2020

Island Corridor costs taxpayers nothing

What we will not support is a vision that restricts the use of the corridor to a single use

  • Jun 23, 2020

Scientific literacy critic to nation’s well-being

Let’s hold ourselves and others to higher standards of truth-seeking.

  • Jun 23, 2020