Opinion

Editorial: City of Duncan’s expansion dreams will likely be dashed

The city’s tiny geographic footprint, one square mile, the smallest city in Canada, is a problem

  • Mar 22, 2019

Conservatives disgusting on budget day

Watching the budget today was the most disgusting thing I have seen the Conservatives do.

  • Mar 19, 2019

Much misinformation going around about PIM

All of them moved there long after industry was established in the bay!

  • Mar 19, 2019
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Chris Wilkinson column: Nutrition key to you health goals

The Dieticians of Canada have named March Nutrition Month 2019.

  • Mar 21, 2019

Mary Lowther column: Re-pot so your seedlings don’t get rootbound

Smaller, stocky plants indicate that they probably have not become root bound

  • Mar 21, 2019

Carl Weber column: Health and fitness: a great marriage

Health and fitness are two of the keys to a better life experience.

  • Mar 21, 2019

Editorial: Passionate people keep communities humming

Organizers say there is no danger that Lake Days will be cancelled in 2019.

  • Mar 20, 2019

Zoning must strictly limit definition of metal manufacture

There are currently six unfilled leases on this site. So I am concerned about what may be coming.

  • Mar 18, 2019

Duncan wants to expand? Unlikely

It is so sad to see that Duncan wants to pursue expanding into Area E, North Cowichan

  • Mar 18, 2019

Threat gives insight into how minorities may feel

I received an abusive voice mail from a male threatening my employment

  • Mar 18, 2019

Climate change not a matter of life or death

I am in no way in ‘denial’ as the ‘believers’ will undoubtedly accuse me.

  • Mar 18, 2019

Cowichan Community Centre is back!

On Thursday, we attended the last meeting of the Island Savings Centre Commission.

  • Mar 18, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP’s manufactured farmland crisis dies on the vine

Farmers no longer ‘persons’ to the Agricultural Land Commission

Vancouver Island needs tourist attraction like Skywalk

The whole purpose is to bring in more dollars to the tourism industry and to keep people employed.

  • Mar 15, 2019

If we work together on the estuary we can come to win-win

In my kitchen I know how impossible it is to retrieve an unwelcome addition to a churning mixture

  • Mar 15, 2019

Teddy the dog being used as excuse for racism

These actions are racially motivated hate crimes

  • Mar 15, 2019

Anti-estuary rezoning advocate makes ‘wild accusation’

Nowhere is “heavy industry” or “smelting” mentioned in proposed CVRD Bylaw 4264.

  • Mar 15, 2019

Western interference responsible for much of Venezuela’s plight

The U.S. and it’s allies have been doing everything possible to destabilize the nation

  • Mar 15, 2019

Blowdown helps retain water in forests

I have concern about the extent of the proposed harvesting of the windstorm’s blowdown.

  • Mar 14, 2019

Stop protecting corporations

Re: Government’s relationship with corporations like SNC-Lavalin

  • Mar 14, 2019