Opinion

LETTERS: Recent paper the best in years

Many thanks for your Jan. 15 edition, the best one in years…

  • Jan 23, 2020

LETTERS: Crystal Pool project drains tax dollars

Once again, we see the continued waste of tax money being spent…

  • Jan 23, 2020

LETTERS: The business of butts, bottles and bongs

Re: Pot shop doesn’t belong on Beacon Avenue (Letters, Dec. 13). Should…

  • Jan 23, 2020

LETTERS: Humans should achieve a zero population growth

I applaud your editorial regarding population growth and climate change. Human population…

  • Jan 23, 2020

MLA REPORT: Ferry terminal protest divides community

MLA Adam Olsen says Wet’suwet’en supporters have democratic right to protest

  • Jan 22, 2020
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COLUMN: Governments should modernize their processes, get with the times for 2020

Laura Jones is the chief strategic officer at the Canadian Federation of Independent Business

  • Jan 22, 2020

LETTER: Property assessment went up 21%

You don’t need to go ‘very rural’ to see significant increases, says reader

  • Jan 22, 2020

PHOTOS: Neither rain, nor sleet, nor snow stopped paper carriers

More than 180 carriers brave the snow for deliveries

LETTER: All quiet on the opioid front

International Overdose Awareness Day came and went. Recovery Day disappeared into the…

  • Jan 3, 2020

LETTER: Update Motor Vehicle Act to include bicycles

I am a senior citizen returning to cycling after many years. Having…

  • Jan 20, 2020

LETTERS: Street parking is not ‘a free benefit’ for homeowners

Re: The recent article “What’s ‘free parking’ really worth in Victoria.’ The…

  • Jan 21, 2020

LETTERS: A second look at land use

Richard Talbot, amongst others, has been sounding the alarm about the rise…

  • Jan 20, 2020

LETTER: Homeless person left out in the cold

There is a homeless person in North Saanich/Sidney and I am very…

  • Jan 20, 2020

LETTER: Bike lanes causing congestion

Since the introduction of bike lanes at the intersection of Fort Street…

  • Jan 20, 2020

LETTER: Marijuana has many benefits

I read the recent letter from a resident who was happy that…

  • Jan 20, 2020

Letter: Make Richardson, Haultain one-way streets

One way streets much safer for drivers, cyclists

  • Jan 20, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Few clouds on Horgan’s horizon

Horgan’s biggest challenge in the remainder of his term will be to keep the economy humming along

LETTER: Old enough to know what’s been lost in B.C. salmon

Stephen Hume writes about the lack of discussion on the province’s dwindling salmon population

  • Jan 16, 2020

COLUMN: Home ownership is more than a mortgage

Buying a home has always been something that I associate with becoming…