Opinion

Editorial: $6.5 million for health care badly needed

Help is on the way for people in the Cowichan Valley without a family doctor.

  • Sep 24, 2020

LETTERS: Free hospital parking comes at a cost

Time limit on spaces would help ensure one is available when needed, writes A.L. Hills

  • Sep 24, 2020

Voting is a civic duty

The Interior News commends the candidates for mayor and council, urges engagement of the electorate

  • Sep 24, 2020

Provincial election poll

Do you think John Horgan should have called an election during a pandemic?

  • Sep 24, 2020

Even as a lover of elections, I am not down for this one

Thom says nobody wants an election right now, except it seems, the B.C. NDP.

  • Sep 24, 2020

B.C. election bid a high-stakes game

Horgan is betting it all on a single roll of the dice

  • Sep 24, 2020

LETTER: Want more than a promise that Highway 1 will eventually be upgraded

What is the stance of the candidates for the B.C. election?

  • Sep 24, 2020

A little weight training to keep up arm strength

Brenda attempts to combat "kimono arms" by staying active

  • Sep 24, 2020

Good stories to be found in community news

Another month almost done, another month of chaos when it comes to the news.

  • Sep 24, 2020

Beefs and Bouquets, Sept. 23

To submit a beef or a bouquet, email publisher@goldstreamgazette.com

  • Sep 24, 2020

Roses and Rotten Tomatoes (Sept. 24, 2020)

Our weekly collection of compliments and complaints sent in by readers

  • Sep 24, 2020

Farm life: Reflecting on the 2020 gardening season

The is sun shining down on me, speckling my face through the brim of my hat. My hands are filthy, dirt crusted under my finger nails. I inspect each and every plant in my garden, tending to their needs, picking tomatoes, zucchini and beans. Deadheading spend flowers. I pluck carrots from the earth, carefully digging around their roots so their greens don't break off. We'll use those too.

  • Sep 24, 2020

EDITORIAL: Forests are there for everyone to enjoy

This week marks National Forest Week in Canada

Interior Health tackling COVID-19, then and now

"The past seven months reflect some of most turbulent times our country has seen … "

  • Sep 24, 2020

Environmentalists can’t put facts together

Many environmentalists and tree huggers lack common sense, says reader

  • Sep 24, 2020

COLUMN: COVID-19 statistics are the stories of people

This pandemic is ultimately about people, not just about numbers

Editorial: Pandemic election will be a challenge

We hope our citizens will step up. Voting is both our right and our duty.

  • Sep 24, 2020

OCP must address ‘reality’ over climate change

Development a key issue, says reader

  • Sep 24, 2020

LETTERS: Council’s decision on dogs on promenade ‘mind boggling’

It was a surprise to me that council did not take seriously the compromise staff offered

  • Sep 24, 2020