Opinion

The first 60 days: MLA Adam Olsen looks ahead

For months, our team of volunteer canvassers knocked on doors across Saanich…

  • Jul 30th, 2017

Grizzly hunt ban aims at cities

John Horgan’s NDP rushes announcement to raise money

LETTER: Coffee lovers causing congestion

Many of us grumble about how the changes to some of our…

  • Aug 19th, 2017

OPINION: Battle against intolerance will be fought in history classrooms

A complete accounting of the past – not platitudes – is our best weapon against racist mistruths

EDITORIAL: Dragon Boat Festival provides inspiration in Victoria

This weekend’s event features competition, courage and culture

DAVID SUZUKI: Wildfires are a climate change wake-up call

Human and economic impacts of climate change staggering, Suzuki says

  • Aug 17th, 2017
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          Island Health message in editorial makes little sense to News reader

          Victoria News piece seems to condone drug use

          • Aug 15th, 2017

          EDITORIAL: Drug use tips the right idea for now

          Island Health’s strategy to help prevent overdose deaths makes sense

          • Aug 15th, 2017

          Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

          Making the lyrics more inclusive does not reject tradition, but respects it

          BC VIEWS: Notes from the forest fire zone

          Media hype aside, this is not the worst fire season ever

          A one-in-a-million piece of good news

          Good news was in my own backyard

          Mount Edward supportive housing plan right for Victoria

          Despite housing a larger number than currently on site, this proposal makes sense

          EDITORIAL: Simple message says it all

          Cards from schoolchildren plastered on fire department vehicle express sentiments most British Columians are feeling

          • Jul 28th, 2017

          Change of course needed for ICBC

          It’s time the provincial government looked at ending the monopoly on automobile insurance

          • Jul 25th, 2017

          B.C. unions, protesters move up

          John Horgan government pleases labour, environmentalists

          Eradication of polio near, thanks to Canadian support

          Global initiative playing a major role in reducing incidence of once-rampant disease

          • Jul 19th, 2017

          Hype doesn’t help forest fire efforts

          Andrew Weaver’s climate change claim doesn’t match reality