Letters

Letters to the Editor.

Lessons to be learned from Mountain Equipment Co-Op failure

Board did not recognize its priority to serve members

  • Oct 22, 2020
Cowichan’s new RCMP detachment will now be constructed out of structural steel instead of mass timber, as originally planned, as a cost saving measure. (File graphic)

Police building savings really just preventing a cost overrun

Timber frame a poor choice in the first place

  • Oct 19, 2020
Letters to the editor.

Traffic control fiasco on Henry Road

Flagger demonstrates disrespect for local residents and disregard for plain common sense

  • Oct 17, 2020

Furstenau and the forests: the real deal

There is now only one party leader worthy of our trust

  • Oct 5, 2020

Earth Guardians’ position requires further explanation

Realistic, practical solutions required when describing problems

  • Oct 5, 2020

Hidden agenda for Horgan election call?

Fundraising events earlier in the year a sign something was in the works

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Individual actions key to suppressing COVID-19 again: Tam
Review of health early-warning system welcome, Tam says

Parties must unite on climate change

A real show of action needed

  • Oct 2, 2020

Climate emergency stems from decades of inaction by governments

Earth Guardians non-partisan and don’t receive any grant funding

  • Sep 23, 2020

Many reasons motorists need to slow down

Construction, back to school, people walking dogs, riding bikes all factors

  • Sep 18, 2020

Calling those trying to act with compassion as ‘Do gooders and non-profits’ draws ire

Drastic and fundamental changes in the way we live and treat each other the only solution

  • Sep 16, 2020

Patience practiced by only one per cent of B.C. population during pandemic

Those choosing to travel have no one to blame but themselves for COVID exposure

  • Sep 13, 2020

LETTER: Invest in higher education to help Island communities recover from COVID-19

Island faculty, union leaders call on government for more post-secondary funding

  • Sep 11, 2020

Climate emergencies have become highly politicized

Money flowing from your bank account into thin air the bottom line

  • Sep 8, 2020

B.C. government pandemic plan fails miserably

Soft talk and no real information has not worked

Caswell Park Recreational Trail shouldn’t be blocked

Gate with combination lock should have been installed for use by locals

  • Aug 29, 2020

Conflict of interest on AAPs largely unacknowledged

Three readings already shows support before taking it to the public

  • Aug 24, 2020

Too many things don’t add up about RCMP building

Hefty price tag all around and North Cowichan should not foot the bill for regional services

  • Aug 13, 2020

Drug pilot program squandering tax dollars

Would the $2 million not be better spent on treatment?

  • Aug 12, 2020

We need more treatment placements for addicts

Harm reduction is an essential, stop gap measure

  • Aug 9, 2020

AAPs the best way to prevent defeat

Project in complete error and should be paid for by the Feds, Province

  • Aug 8, 2020