Editorials

Everyone can’t win in an election

No need to have a referendum to give the lesser lights a chance

Chemainus offers many perks

High gas prices and congestion might be good reasons to stay home more often for shopping needs

EDITORIAL: Minority rules in our colourful culture

Quibbles over symbolic rainbow crossings belie critics’ genuine concerns

  • Jun 6th, 2018

Last year’s wildfire season should be a wake-up call

It doesn’t take much to spark a blaze that could torch large tracts of land

New group presents a united front

Cowichan Commmunities Coalition seeks change within North Cowichan

North Cowichan council’s indifference needs to change

It’s a dissservice to the public not to hear pros or cons on amalgamation

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Victoria Foundation - PNR
Raccoon scales tall building
Five quotes from the Canada-US trade dispute
Langford house fire

Chemainus businesses need to be more flexible

Better weather means the tourist season’s getting into full swing with more people in town

EDITORIAL: Fueling our fear with higher gas prices

Higher gas prices are said to drive us to take public transit. Are we there yet?

  • May 10th, 2018

EDITORIAL: Food fight breaks out in B.C. Legislature

Private members bill would eliminate $61-a-day per diem for local MLAs in Greater Victoria

  • May 10th, 2018

Jail terms still not long enough

Fox conviction for two deaths shows penalty needs to be greater

Canadian spirit taking a beating in pipeline dispute

Olympic Games and Humboldt support overshadowed by senseless quibbling

Amalgamation vote brings up more questions than answers

North Cowichan and Duncan need to remain separate, but with redrawn boundaries

Animal abuse acts alarming

Rally a good starting point for the Cowichan Valley

Cowichan Valley Midget Hockey Tournament truly memorable

Families affected by the loss of loved ones embrace the opportunity to remember together

Arts centre plan for Chemainus worth pursuing

Facility will be geared as much for local use as a tourist attraction

That Smell just not pleasant for Chemainus

Ministry review will hopefully bring some clarity

Paying at the pump becoming painful

No relief in sight for our rising fuel prices

More hiring by North Cowichan not the answer

Municipality’s habit of continual tax increases needs to be nipped in the bud

EDITORIAL: Fight bullying every day

Pink Shirt Day is Feb. 28

  • Feb 25th, 2018

No need to set conduct standards

North Cowichan going too far when it’s not necessary