Letters

One Cowichan moving towards political party?

Did you know cities often have political parties behind their politics, Vancouver for one example?

  • Dec 14, 2018

There should be no rent for Duncan Farmers Market

First of all, the space that the market occupies is not a consumable commodity

  • Dec 14, 2018

You can’t get high on CBD alone

You cannot get high on CBD any more than you can on canola oil or butter.

  • Dec 14, 2018

We have separate branches of government — a good thing

Each separated to insure against undue influence of one on the other

  • Dec 14, 2018

Comments made on housing project were personal opinions

Not speaking on behalf of the Chemainus Residents Association

  • Dec 13, 2018

What is happening to our beloved Christmas?

Trying not to offend minority groups or naysayers going too far

  • Dec 8, 2018
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Time to ban plastic bags in the Cowichan Valley

Alternatives such as reusable bags will save the planet and considerable marine life

  • Dec 8, 2018

If you’re going to pull Baby It’s Cold Outside, pull these songs too, B.C. man writes

Parksville resident Bernie Smith points to other offensive holiday tunes

  • Dec 5, 2018

Referendum designed to confuse, giving advantage to proportional representation

If it was an honest referendum there would be one clear question and nothing else

  • Nov 29, 2018

People too quick to judge without knowing all the facts

Public misconceptions make the right for privacy all the more important

  • Nov 29, 2018

Proportional representation murky

First past the post system is traditional, and understandable

  • Nov 25, 2018

Legalization of pot a step backward

It’s all part of the general societal trend, but we should be going away from drugs

  • Nov 24, 2018

Referendums are useless initiatives

We must have deep pockets to keep shelling out more and more

  • Nov 24, 2018

We should be pressuring province, not taking on housing, water

Should we really be allocating expenditures toward responsibilities that are not solely ours?

  • Nov 17, 2018

Left has been influencing vote for years through third parties

Local organizations and big unions federally and provincially make an impact

  • Nov 8, 2018

Couple grateful for Dorey’s efforts as Area G director

Thirteen-year tenure included many accomplishments, they assert

  • Nov 8, 2018

Let’s respect our veterans

Surely, holding off on Christmas till Nov. 12 isn’t too much of a sacrifice

  • Nov 1, 2018

MacGregor explains position on legalizing of marijuana

MP voted in favour based on several factors created by prohibition

  • Nov 1, 2018

Proportion representation will be good for B.C.

Fringe parties are not new

  • Oct 29, 2018

Fletcher full of misinformation on Pro Rep

There is no such analysis and we need, at last, to put these red herrings to rest.

  • Oct 29, 2018