B.C. VIEWS: Killer whales are the new polar bears of politics

Dip in southern resident orca population one of many since 1970s

TW Paterson: 1900 banquet celebrated first Nanaimo Pioneers

An historian would give blood to have been present, to have been…

  • Mar 3, 2019

Sarah Simpson Column: To err is human, no H is an easy mistake

You can file this one in the “Should I or Shouldn’t I?”…

1st cannabis shop to open in Cowichan
'Cabin Fever' Market at Honeymoon Bay Hall offers a taste of the outdoor market to come
Seedy Sunday packs Siem Lelum gym and grounds on St. Patrick's Day
Tonye and Buckman Coe in great show in Cowichan

GUEST COLUMN: John Horgan has gone missing in U.S. lumber dispute

B.C. Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson questions payments to Washington governor

  • Mar 2, 2019

The future of Canada is in your hands

The recent DNC Lavelin scandal, now threatening the credibility and possibly even…

  • Mar 1, 2019

Signs of progress

We’re showing some signs of progress in decreasing poverty

  • Mar 1, 2019

CVRD needs to talk more about the estuary re-zoning issue

It’s short-sighted to ignore what may happen in 10-15 years

  • Feb 28, 2019

Cyclists must be held accountable for actions

Would Bierman result have been the same if she’d been hit by a car?

  • Feb 28, 2019

CVRD is ignoring important estuary issues

Why do we pay for a land use and zoning function in the Regional District?

  • Feb 28, 2019

Thanks for comfort and reassurance

Maybe it’s time for a flashing red light at Koksilah and Cowichan Bay Roads

  • Feb 28, 2019

COLUMN: This Pink Shirt Day, let’s stop with the slut-shaming

It’s the 21st century version of ‘witch,’ our columnist writes

Editorial: The facts speak for themselves: get vaccinated

People need to take a serious look at the effects of measles: loss of hearing, death

  • Feb 27, 2019

Don’t spend tax money on environmental manager

We’re spending enough already

  • Feb 27, 2019

When talking sea level, not all facts appear to be equal

Hard to tell if ice cap water is having effect

  • Feb 27, 2019

Don’t Block the Intersection

By Tim Schewe This reader’s suggestion came in the form of a…

  • Feb 27, 2019

Public Frustrated at the CVRD Board Meeting

It would have been easy to extend the time limit

  • Feb 27, 2019

Is climate change talk really social engineering?

Twelve years. That is what the earth has left. Really? The IPCC…

  • Feb 25, 2019

Good on you Mayor Siebring for defending your workers

Not sure what’s causing people to become so cranky lately, but I’m…

  • Feb 25, 2019

Show some respect for snow plow drivers

I was appalled at the level of visceral disrespect shown by Mr.…

  • Feb 25, 2019

Drivesmart column: Coping with snow and slush

Occasionally, the headlights in my rear view mirror caused some anxiety.

  • Feb 24, 2019