Editorials

Criminal element always lurking behind the scenes in Chemainus, Crofton

Most of it goes unreported to the public except by word of mouth

Animal awareness would be a good idea

People acting recklessly with wildlife too common

Editorial: Slow down in school zones, it won’t kill you

What possesses people to speed through a school zone?

  • Oct 5th, 2018

Large Crofton development not the cure to housing ills in Chemainus Valley

Outsiders will consider units a bargain and snap them up

Timing of legalizing marijuana not right

Opioid crisis needs serious attention first

Editorial: Town beautification a small investment that pays off big

Driving into Duncan on the Trans Canada Highway is not particularly pretty or welcoming

  • Sep 21st, 2018
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Editorial: Malahat alternative already there, they just need an upgrade

We don’t think the solution lies necessarily in any one thing.

  • Sep 14th, 2018

Back to School brings optimism

Changes mainly for the better creating the ideal situation

Customer Crisis Fund a hardship

BC Hydro expects more money from you to help others pay their bills

DeMeer: Cats and dogs are reigning – and it’s wrong

Princeton editor Andra DeMeer tackles the issue placing pets over people

Generous response for ideal reasons

Childhood cancer a cause that hits home; firefighters’ diligence recognized

Return of RCMP detachment in Chemainus and Crofton a necessity

Thieves responsible for far too many crimes this summer must be stopped

Campfire ban needs to stick all summer in B.C.

No reason for lifting it at any time regardless if some July and August rain actually occurs

Get out of jail free cards looming?

Increasing number of sentences don’t fit the crimes, with Fenton as the poster boy

EDITORIAL: Vandalism shows need for rainbow crosswalk

Hateful graffiti shows Salmon Arm’s need for a symbol of inclusion

Volunteers make B.C. Games special

Cowichan shines in the provincial spotlight

Demolishing old Crofton Elementary School can’t come fast enough

Residents getting action on abandoned building that’s such an eyesore to the community

Drug users need to come clean

That’s the only way to get criminals off the streets

Strata regulations keep going too far

Stopping kids from playing or riding bikes on the street just doesn’t make sense

EDITORIAL: Maryland journalists killed in pursuit of truth

Five people were gunned down in the Capital Gazette newsroom