Opinion

Drivesmart column: Is there enough enforcement at intersections?

The last time I saw stats, more than half of the collisions in B.C. were occurring in intersections.

  • Sep 29, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Rural B.C. takes another hit from the NDP

Province showing clear signs it’s heading for deficits

Robert Barron column: Land code opens new doors for Cowichan Tribes

First Nation given control of band land for first time

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Council will offer pot shops temporary use permits
Mayor Peters is getting frustrated with repeated delays on water upgrade
Lake Cowichan council talks emergency preparedness
Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit public hearing on expansion

Andrea Rondeau column: Meet your local candidates, if you can

Read our weekly stories about our local candidates, and that you go to an all-candidates meeting.

T.W. Paterson column: Tying up some loose ends

Here’s hoping the lesson isn’t lost on the revisionist zealots on Victoria City Council

  • Sep 28, 2019

Sometimes our tax dollars are well spent by governments

The inhabitants of Mesachie Lake have long heard rumours of a sewer upgrade.

  • Sep 27, 2019

N. Cowichan survey a waste of time

The truth is our council feels offended that the public’s priorities do not align with their agenda

  • Sep 27, 2019

Editorial: Summer pumping at Cowichan Lake a true watershed moment

We can no longer deny our new reality.

  • Sep 27, 2019

Motorsport expansion bad idea in age of climate change

Students from around the world have gotten the point

  • Sep 26, 2019

Get back to class, kids

So cheer up, get that education

  • Sep 26, 2019

Does 85 Station St. need to be redone?

I love it. Don’t touch it!

  • Sep 26, 2019

Hiring Oregon firm necessary for Station Street park?

A mural on the wall is a great idea — sculpture of Sir John A. not so much.

  • Sep 26, 2019

Push by right-wing pundits against Thunberg

When someone such as D. B. Lowe uses George Soros as the bogey man…

  • Sep 26, 2019

Mary Lowther column: Preserving cabbage for later eating: kimchi and sauerkraut

A Korean lady I met makes kimchi for Christmas presents because her family goes nuts for the stuff.

  • Sep 26, 2019

A familiar script playing out with Iran

America and its NATO allies have been prosecuting their “enemies” with reckless disregard

  • Sep 25, 2019

Shocked by brazen daytime theft

A white, gray haired man hopped into our garden, and stole a bright yellow fishing float!

  • Sep 25, 2019

Children being indoctrinated by left wing socialists

If these kids are so worried about the evils of oil maybe it’s time they start leading by example.

  • Sep 25, 2019

Why only Conservative signs wrecked?

Perhaps some of the supporters of the other parties could help me out with an explanation for my son

  • Sep 25, 2019

Editorial: Summer pumping at Cowichan Lake a true watershed moment

We can no longer deny our new reality.

  • Sep 25, 2019