Opinion

Zoning must strictly limit definition of metal manufacture

There are currently six unfilled leases on this site. So I am concerned about what may be coming.

  • Mar 18, 2019

Duncan wants to expand? Unlikely

It is so sad to see that Duncan wants to pursue expanding into Area E, North Cowichan

  • Mar 18, 2019

COLUMN: 2018 second-largest on record for food bank

Boundary Community Food Bank added 109 new clients last year

  • Mar 18, 2019

Cowichan Community Centre is back!

On Thursday, we attended the last meeting of the Island Savings Centre Commission.

  • Mar 18, 2019

EDITORIAL: The quest to assign blame

Instead of sympathy, some have worked to distance themselves from these attacks or to assign blame.

  • Mar 18, 2019

Climate change not a matter of life or death

I am in no way in 'denial' as the 'believers' will undoubtedly accuse me.

  • Mar 18, 2019

EDITORIAL: The quest to assign blame

Instead of sympathy, some have worked to distance themselves from these attacks or to assign blame.

  • Mar 18, 2019

Historical Lake Country happenings: Two stores compete in Oyama

The Lake Country Museum publishes a column in The Calendar each week

  • Mar 18, 2019

Threat gives insight into how minorities may feel

I received an abusive voice mail from a male threatening my employment

  • Mar 18, 2019

Just get some housing up please

Next election I don't care which party it is I am voting for, the party that has the biggest and best housing plan for our whole country, including our Native reserves, is the party that gets MY vote.

  • Mar 18, 2019

COLUMN: Creating community wherever we live

ML Burke write it's time we look up from our phones and let a stranger know we see them.

  • Mar 18, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: On climate, think about the children

Our son doesn't understand that he's been given a legacy of environmental crises, says letter writer

  • Mar 18, 2019

Letter: Vernon community condemns New Zealand mass shootings

"You will be especially in our prayers."

  • Mar 18, 2019

Jocelyn’s Jottings: Disconnecting from work

I am realizing lately that I need to work on emotionally separating myself from my work at the end of the day.

  • Mar 17, 2019

POLL: Should electric motorboats be allowed on Spider Lake?

Question of the week for March 18

  • Mar 17, 2019

Drivesmart column: Distracted driving: do you know what will get you in trouble?

You might be excused for thinking that distracted driving only applies to cell phone use.

  • Mar 17, 2019

Ruminations from a pioneer pantry

Before electricity came to Saskatchewan farms in 1944 following the election of Tommy Douglas' CCF party , in our Eaton house a pantry off the kitchen took the place of a refrigerator for everything except milk and cream. In summer those foods cooled sitting in a pail lowered to the water surface of a well some distance from the house.

  • Mar 17, 2019

LETTER: Kudos to Kent

Agassiz resident Claude Bouchard shares his appreciation for Kent staff following the winter winds

  • Mar 17, 2019

LETTER: Winter driving is now joke

A Langley driver came across a rollover with a message.

  • Mar 17, 2019