Opinion

Jocelyn’s Jottings: What I stand for

I recently made a mistake.

  • Nov 24, 2020

OPINION: Prison sentence for a Chilliwack home invasion 6 years ago shows how slow justice can be

BC Supreme Court Justice points to dramatic increase in population no similar increase in courts

Now the work in the forest needs to begin

Dear FLNR Minister,

  • Nov 24, 2020

Thank you to kind RCMP

The three RCMP members were exceptionally considerate

  • Nov 24, 2020

What can be done to maintain smaller regional airports?

Richard Cannings is MP for the South Okanagan-West Kootenay riding.

  • Nov 24, 2020

LETTER: Teachers union encourages culture of mask wearing in B.C. schools

BCTF President Teri Mooring asks parents to talk with children about wearing masks in school

  • Nov 24, 2020

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Human choices, not God’s will, cause war

God gave us free will and unfortunately we do not always make good decisions, says letter writer

  • Nov 24, 2020

LETTER: Cannabis shops will harm Fort Langley’s charm

A local letter writer questions why the village needs a pot shop

  • Nov 24, 2020

Our RCMP are heros

On Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020, your article, "City's Crime Severity Index Up," put a fright in me. I calmed down after it was clarified by the RCMP that crime 'scores' can be deceitful based on recent changes to how crime is calculated.

  • Nov 24, 2020

Hunkering down in the pandemic

The great crackdown has arrived and we've all been told to mask up and not gather for at least two weeks.

LETTER: New signs not a good use of RMI money

There are other more pressing things we need in Revelstoke

  • Nov 24, 2020

Op-ed: Together, for a brighter future for all British Columbians

"The fact that every British Columbian – whether they're on the front line, driving a truck, in a leadership position or running a household – is dealing with this pandemic in their own way, but, at the same time, continuing to find ways to show compassion and help each other has been extraordinary."

  • Nov 24, 2020

CVRD parks staff superb

Later that day I was back in the park with my dog and noticed that the rotten step had been removed

  • Nov 23, 2020

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Women in prison camps persevered

Letter writer shares her mother's recollections of prison camp in Java during Second World War

  • Nov 23, 2020

People trying to change the economic system in wake of COVID

Yes the 2030 agenda is a real UN document

  • Nov 23, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Nov. 25, 2020

Bob Castle's Under The Glacier cartoon for Nov. 25, 2020

  • Nov 23, 2020

EDITORIAL: Sooke businesses need us this holiday season and beyond

Shopping local, especially now, is an investment in our community's future

  • Nov 23, 2020

LETTER: Rezoning of Summerland Motel will affect Trout Creek residents

Council made decision despite protests from residents

  • Nov 23, 2020

COLUMN: Thoughts of coronavirus flood my mind

Seven months have gone by since I contracted COVID-19. I still have symptoms.