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Local jobs in renewable energy

Our provincial government has failed to reduce our carbon emissions

  • Jan 26, 2021

 

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Follow Biden’s leadership on climate change

It seems there are three kinds of politicians in the world right now.

  • Jan 26, 2021

 

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No revenue from forest program shocking

Can’t blame this on COVID.

  • Jan 26, 2021

 

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Where’s the Just Transtition Act?

U.S. President Biden is signalling a new era of American climate leadership.

  • Jan 26, 2021
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Island Gold a first class company

There are many companies located on the Island that use the word “Island” in their name

  • Jan 25, 2021
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Future of the forest reserve causes concern and hope

My concern is with the use of the forest reserve funds, built up since the early 1980s.

  • Jan 25, 2021
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Racism not exclusive to the western world

Extreme exclusionary policies and racist practices exist in abundance outside the western world

  • Jan 25, 2021
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Letter writer takes statements out of context

Perry Foster’s presentation of his opinion was misleading and manipulative

  • Jan 25, 2021
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Property tax assessment makes absolutely no sense

Every property taxpayer within the CVRD should be appealing their tax assessment.

  • Jan 25, 2021
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Seniors and homeless both vulnerable populations needing vaccine

It is clear that the powers-that-be are the ones to be held responsible.

  • Jan 25, 2021
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A poem: COVID isolation

The never-ending COVID isolation is leading to despair

  • Jan 25, 2021
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Mainstream media also silencing some views

Such condemnation should also apply to the mainstream media

  • Jan 25, 2021
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Tree bylaw has done well by Duncan

I only wish North Cowichan council would follow Duncan’s clever lead

  • Jan 25, 2021
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History, racism and wealth

All have a common thread.

  • Jan 22, 2021
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Misinformation spreading about proposed pension bill

There is no intention to “take the administration…away from the CPP Investment Board.”

  • Jan 22, 2021
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Social media shouldn’t have been allowed to deplatform Trump

They have no right to censor news or information

  • Jan 22, 2021
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Letter writer Al Brunet argues that the trail built beside the rail line in Shawnigan Lake should instead have been built on the rail bed. (Al Brunet photo)

Trail should have been built on rail bed

The CVRD has spent far too much money on this project

  • Jan 21, 2021
Letter writer Al Brunet argues that the trail built beside the rail line in Shawnigan Lake should instead have been built on the rail bed. (Al Brunet photo)
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We need more facts about benefits of solar panels

City needs to advise taxpayers of facts and numbers for solar panels.

  • Jan 21, 2021
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Racism against Cowichan Tribes ‘unspeakable’

People are ill in our community and we should be caring and kind.

  • Jan 21, 2021
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Cowichan Valley health professionals wonderful in crisis

I had my friend on my landline and called 811 on my cell phone.

  • Jan 19, 2021
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