Opinion

Here’s thinking outside the box about the Malahat

How can we have an alternate route into and out of Victoria?

  • Oct 16th, 2018

GUEST COLUMN: A better way to manage B.C.’s public construction

Claire Trevena responds to Andrew Wilkinson on NDP union policy

  • Oct 14th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Cast your municipal vote for sanity on homelessness

Thousands on waiting list while anti-capitalist bullies get priority

GUEST COLUMN: B.C.’s union-only construction plan doesn’t benefit communities

B.C. Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson calls it payoff to NDP supporters

  • Oct 13th, 2018

T.W. Paterson column: B.C.’s most beautiful park is a dream come true

Untouched by the destructive hands of man, nature’s sculpture knows no bounds.

  • Oct 13th, 2018

Original creative banners would be ideal in Chemainus

Alternative to the branding company design would generate a warmer community feeling

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New York drops part of criminal case against Harvey Weinstein

Fear leads to secrecy for many victimized by sexual abuse in the past

Survivors need to release it from their minds in the present to complete the healing process

  • Oct 13th, 2018

Criminal element always lurking behind the scenes in Chemainus, Crofton

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

Column: If not now, when will we make the changes needed to stop global warming?

The thought of our children or grandchildren suffering from the ravages of climate change are unbearable to think about, too frightening to consider. So we don’t.

Sawchuk needs to do some research of his own

He’s never shy about admonishing professional pundits and amateur scribblers to “do the research”

  • Oct 10th, 2018

Business candidates rule

Never have I been so excited about an election!

  • Oct 10th, 2018

Do you know where the candidates stand on climate change? You should

know what the candidates stand for and how they will chart a path to sustainability

  • Oct 10th, 2018

Preserve municipal forests, don’t log them

Last year 80,000 people visited the trails of Mt. Tzouhalem; 35,000 Stoney Hill.

  • Oct 10th, 2018

Citizen online vibrant, easy to use

I’m on an extended visit to Europe and just ‘discovered’ the online edition of the Citizen

  • Oct 10th, 2018

Sylvan ladies’ bulletin board stolen

An intensive search, and queries didn’t give them a lead as to where the board went.

  • Oct 9th, 2018

Size of the signs isn’t everything; slates for city council wrong

His group has been working on amalgamation for years

  • Oct 9th, 2018

Why the sudden change for Horgan on LNG?

Could it be pressure from the 19 unions that support him

  • Oct 9th, 2018

Voting yes on affordable housing necessary to solve problems

We are a community with a homelessness crisis and with an affordability crisis

  • Oct 9th, 2018

Vote for the best candidate, not their address

My criteria for mayor and council will be based on who is best suited for the job

  • Oct 9th, 2018

Ireland’s tirade against Barker baseless

I wonder just what Ireland’s hidden agenda is.

  • Oct 9th, 2018