Opinion

Move police station to new hospital site

North Cowichan has an excellent opportunity to save money, co-locate emergency services

  • Apr 10, 2019

Flying is convenient, but it can be dangerous

Boeing 737 Max-8 situation tragic, but a wake-up call for safety measures

B.C. VIEWS: David Suzuki has become the Don Cherry of TV science

Campaign against B.C. natural gas followed Alberta oil attack

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Peerless Road recycling a ‘Kafkaesque hell-maze’

The result from day one has been to baffle, confuse, frustrate and generally to turn off

OPINION: BC NDP has ‘change of heart’ on LNG

Shuswap MLA Greg Kyllo stunned by turnaround on issue by B.C. government

B.C. VIEWS: Hippie pseudoscience leaks into our NDP government

Energy minister clings to urban myths about gas drilling

Forestry a big part of the Island’s culture

I was delighted to be working within a day of my interview

  • Apr 5, 2019

Why not use the old Rona building for new police detachment?

No need to spend big money when there’s already a suitable place

  • Apr 5, 2019

Big city salaries not needed in North Cowichan

Taxpayers stretching their budgets to pay continual increases

  • Apr 3, 2019

Time to get outside now that spring has arrived

Connecting to nature and our surroundings important to mental well-being

  • Apr 3, 2019

COLUMN: Getting a handle on B.C.’s export economy

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Apr 3, 2019

LETTERS: Student demand to stop carbon fuel use can’t be achieved

Nuclear power is the only technology that would do it quickly

  • Apr 2, 2019

Rules won’t make your head spin

Roundabouts not really that complicated to navigate

B.C. VIEWS: Is the NDP giving away our natural gas reserves?

Andrew Weaver again denounces the government he put in power

COLUMN: Making the call to cut the cord

Cost of a keeping a landline makes little sense in 2019

  • Mar 27, 2019

North Cowichan councillors need to show and tell, not ask

A 3.2 per cent tax increase in the budget totally irresponsible

COLUMN: Smart phone too powerful a tool to yank from students’ hands

Rather than ban them from schools, let’s teach kids to harness their phone’s power and use it properly

  • Mar 25, 2019

Dying of embarrassment: Asking for a Naloxone kit in a small B.C. town

Naloxone is free for everyone, amid an opioid overdose epidemic killing thousands

Driver habits need to change

Major accidents already on the highways should be a warning sign

B.C. VIEWS: The hijacking of our education system gathers speed

Children taught to strike and shout fringe far-left demands