Opinion

Vote with your heart

What Mr. Odo is proposing is to maintain the stats quo: financial growth at any cost.

  • Sep 16, 2019

LETTER: Summerland one-day recycling service appreciated

Service on Saturday helped those unable to get to landfill

  • Sep 16, 2019

Dredging to improve ferry access to Balfour is wasteful and environmentally dangerous

A recent email "Kootenay Lake Ferry Service Improvements" reports that B.C. will start dredging this fall Sept. 24 to Nov. 30 six days a week from 7 - 5.30 p.m. with expected night operations.

  • Sep 16, 2019

Column: Do log experts take away jobs in BC?

Columnist Jim Hilton argues the local forestry industry needs better residue management strategies

  • Sep 16, 2019

Students could walk or cycle for climate action

Are these the same students whose parents idle their cars by the hundreds on school days?

  • Sep 16, 2019

Tax cuts inevitably mean deep service cuts

I have watched that lie many times.

  • Sep 16, 2019

Look at racetrack expansion through climate lens

This is the perfect opportunity for North Cowichan council to act on the climate emergency

  • Sep 16, 2019

Conspiracy denial is a threat to our children’s future

Conspiracy deniers are oblivious to the danger posed by our unelected mentally ill rulers.

  • Sep 16, 2019

LETTER: City’s failure to enforce parking requirements for bikes is seriously disappointing

City's failure to enforce parking requirements for bikes is seriously disappointing

  • Sep 16, 2019

Speeding epidemic on Gibbins Road

30 kph is no different than a school to a hospital.

  • Sep 16, 2019

Election canvassers are allowed in apartment buildings

Far from being Conservative "crap" it is the law of the land.

  • Sep 16, 2019

KEN’S KITCHEN: Federal election issues heating up

Fall is just about here and that means, this year, it is Federal election time.

  • Sep 16, 2019

Time to bring back cloth diapers?

Every day there were diapers and linen hanging on the clothes lines.

  • Sep 16, 2019

No tin-foil hats required

David Work with his support for conspiracy theories would do well in Donald Trump's administration.

  • Sep 16, 2019

LETTER: Trans Mountain pipeline unwelcome in B.C.

A letter writer voices opposition to the pipeline expansion and is in favour of greener technology

  • Sep 16, 2019

Proud of Coulson Aviation fighting Amazon fires

Within two to three weeks the company sent three helicopters and 16 crew members

  • Sep 16, 2019

Let’s keep the election conversation serious

We have a very polarized electorate, which involves a lot of fist-waving, hostility and anger

  • Sep 16, 2019