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Letter: Vaccination discussion is black and white

What is not your right is to spread the virus to immune compromised people

  • Aug 27, 2021
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Letter: Reinstate Ben Buss as town crier

If we want to be inclusive we need to include a blend of all our customs and traditions

  • Aug 27, 2021
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Letter: Descendants of settlers have right to be here too

Of course we need reconciliation with our First Nations neighbours

  • Aug 27, 2021
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Letter: Town crier brought colour around the world

I have cried the virtues of the Cowichan Valley in front of 2,000 tourists and locals

  • Aug 26, 2021
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Letter: Inflation the wrong issue to focus on

We need to ask every candidate what their priorities are

  • Aug 26, 2021
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Letter: O’Toole’s Trudeau-esque socks

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery

  • Aug 26, 2021
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Letter: Taxpayer money being used to protect Teal Jones’s bottom line

This should be of concern to every reader and every resident of B.C. and Canada

  • Aug 26, 2021
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Letter: Horgan has dropped the ball

Time change, the ongoing old growth issue, the heat dome

  • Aug 26, 2021
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Letter: Liberals have a lot to answer for

It’s time to consider what kind of government we really want

  • Aug 26, 2021
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Letter: Is LNG tank wildfire-proof?

Mount Hayes is the site of a massive LNG storage tank

  • Aug 26, 2021
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Letter: Sarah’s column a bright spot of the week

She herself is a real gem

  • Aug 26, 2021
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Letter: Churches targeted for other reasons?

It may be time to admit that there is more to this than we think

  • Aug 26, 2021
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Letter: MLA and MP ineffective

Daily traffic congestion on Canada’s national Highway 1 through our Valley is a disgrace

  • Aug 26, 2021
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Fairy Creek. (Roger Wiles photo)

Letter: Fairy Creek: here be dragonflies

Truly this is a forest worth more standing!

  • Aug 26, 2021
Fairy Creek. (Roger Wiles photo)
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Letter: Old growth protesters an exemplary community

The article makes no mention of police racism and brutality

  • Aug 26, 2021
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Letter: Save Centennial Park from Duncan Manor development

We have the only small community park for miles around

  • Aug 26, 2021
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Letter: Municipal forests should be used for carbon sequestration

There is this terrific opportunity in front of all of you to be open minded

  • Aug 26, 2021
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Letter: Our recycling system is failing

The fish starts to stink at the head

  • Aug 26, 2021
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B.C. Premier John Horgan said on June 3 that COVID-19 restrictions won't be eased regionally, “If people want to book arrangements at their favourite place in B.C, you can certainly do that now, but there’s no guarantee you’ll be able to get there,” Horgan said. (NEWS file photo)

FINLAYSON: Time for a ‘health check’ on the tourism industry as summer winds down

To revive the economy, this piece in the strategy is integral, writes Jock Finlayson

  • Aug 26, 2021
B.C. Premier John Horgan said on June 3 that COVID-19 restrictions won't be eased regionally, “If people want to book arrangements at their favourite place in B.C, you can certainly do that now, but there’s no guarantee you’ll be able to get there,” Horgan said. (NEWS file photo)
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Editorial: Some things should be out of smelling distance

Some facilities are necessary to our lives, but, well, they stink

  • Aug 26, 2021
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