Opinion

Argument for building Somenos Trail Pathway

The closer the park or trail is to a neighbourhood, the more likely residents will use it

  • Nov 14, 2018

All the countries that use PR a good argument to vote ‘yes’

Germany, France, New Zealand, Australia, and all of the Scandinavian countries.

  • Nov 14, 2018

A few other minority government ‘accomplishments’

But I am sure our new MLA from Burnaby will look after us.

  • Nov 14, 2018

Thank you for articulate description of war

Describing the crime that is war in the modern world.

  • Nov 13, 2018

Christmas can wait until after Remembrance Day

I think that it should be made a law

  • Nov 13, 2018

Criticism of historical figures is not censorship

Certain people belong in a museum instead of on a pedestal.

  • Nov 13, 2018
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Lake Cowichan council gets update on 75th anniversary plans
Sea Lions take over Cowichan Bay
'The Battle's O'er' event celebrated in Lake Cowichan
Crowds stream into Centennial Hall for Lake Cowichan Holiday Market

Thanks to those who paid for veteran’s lunch

My husband is a veteran, having served 42 years with the RCAF

  • Nov 13, 2018

Time to reduce speed limit on Highway 18?

the speed limit is set as the maximum safe velocity for good weather, in daylight.

  • Nov 14, 2018

Why was a car driving right through the Farmers’ Market?

Surely it’s time to abandon this practice of shunting exhibitors out of the town square in winter.

  • Nov 13, 2018

Province must declare state of emergency in opioid crisis

Our family lost a loved son and brother at the age of 26

  • Nov 13, 2018

A taste of real democracy

For more than 100 years we have been living in a pseudo democracy

  • Nov 13, 2018

When will Canada let people know about Rights of the Child?

The day in 1989 that 195 countries at the UN signed The Convention of the Rights of the Child.

  • Nov 13, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Seniors home worker discrimination finally ending

Health Minister Adrian Dix righting a serious wrong

Time to ban plastic bags in Cowichan

As Canadians we use about 2.86 billion plastic bags annually.

  • Nov 9, 2018

Should find out why before passing judgment

Please think about the fact that there might be a reason for it

  • Nov 9, 2018

Speeds fine, more enforcement needed

Very seldom do I see highway patrol on the highway.

  • Nov 9, 2018

Cartoon ignored women who served, shouldn’t have been printed

It was timely and I am sure it was printed with respect

  • Nov 9, 2018

Robert Barron column: Veterans should be honoured on Remembrance Day

The Crow’s Nest was opened during the Second World War for naval officers

Warren Goulding column: Auspicious start for new North Cowichan mayor

The swearing in ceremony for the Municipality of North Cowichan was a breath of fresh air

Sarah Simpson column: The best Halloween night treat

I wanted to know more about the mysterious young messenger so I emailed him back.