Opinion

Ferry fuel rebate issue symptom of Mickey Mouse financial decisions

Her suggestion is that maybe the government can allocate more funding to B.C. Ferries

  • May 25th, 2018

Fixed link across Saanich Inlet necessary

This traffic nonsense created by accidents on the Malahat is totally avoidable!

  • May 25th, 2018

Kindness and the long road to recovery

Reporter Kate Saylors reflects on the moments of kindness we've seen from complete strangers.

LETTER: An exceptional donation for the exceptional Peter Witherly

Prince Rupert Special Events Society is making a donation to the community music studio

  • May 25th, 2018

Letter: Another Crown corporation

Gasoline is destined to become a lot more than $2 per litre.

  • May 25th, 2018

LETTERS: Faith, love and biology

Editor: Re: PAN poll, April 26 to May 3; Evolving education, May 11 letters.

  • May 25th, 2018

OUR VIEW: Surrey’s traffic gridlock is madness

Sick of getting stuck in the seemingly never-ending construction on Surrey roads? So are we.

  • May 25th, 2018

Sin tax driving us across the border to shop

Presently there are three sins that we are taxed heavily on

  • May 25th, 2018

Streeter of the Week: Will you submit a law to Nathan Cullen’s Create Your Canada contest?

Create Your Canada is open to Cullen's riding until fall 2018

  • May 25th, 2018

Watching water, thinking about B.C. municipal elections

"Happy Local Government Awareness Week," Macdonald begins.

  • May 25th, 2018

Reader’s view

Saanich News reader offers a cartoon with his take on modern Victoria

  • May 24th, 2018

LETTERS: Mandatory candidate questionnaire needed

As much as I appreciate Mark Jeffers' call for electoral reform in B.C., I don't think it goes far enough in promoting and effecting greater individual participation in the democratic process. In fact, what Jeffers seems to be promoting - proportional representation - could very well play havoc with our sacred right to vote, and might even foster greater partisan division in our electoral system.

  • May 24th, 2018

COLUMNS: Soil cavities reveal extensive root systems of burned trees

In April of 2018 I visited the backfire area in the forest borders west of the old Loran C Tower

  • May 24th, 2018

Not-So-Wisecracks: Give Bike to Work Week a chance

Try getting around on two wheels for a change

  • May 24th, 2018

MAYOR’S MESSAGE: Esquimalt’s military past is present

Mayor Barb Desjardins reflects on how two upcoming historical events honour service men and women

  • May 24th, 2018

Column: Women’s breasts really aren’t that big a deal

A follow after some Princeton, B.C. students gained considerable exposure throughout the province when they dropped their bras

  • May 24th, 2018

OUR VIEW: Proactive anti-gang program in Surrey elementary schools hits home

Praise for proactive policing in Surrey

  • May 24th, 2018

Horticulturely speaking, I’m au fait

Peter Warland and Catherine of Aragon both had strong opinions on wildflowers versus domestic flowers

  • May 24th, 2018

Column: Women’s breasts really aren’t that big a deal

A follow after some Princeton, B.C. students gained considerable exposure throughout the province when they dropped their bras

In Our Opinion: Putting the horse before the cart

Should the federal government give priority to Via Rail passengers over cargo travelling on CN Rail?

  • May 24th, 2018