Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: Killer whales are the new polar bears of politics

Dip in southern resident orca population one of many since 1970s

GUEST COLUMN: John Horgan has gone missing in U.S. lumber dispute

B.C. Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson questions payments to Washington governor

  • Mar 2, 2019

LETTER: ‘Ridiculous complaints’ made about snow removal

In reference to the story, District takes heat for pace of snow…

  • Feb 28, 2019
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North Saanich shark necropsy
Toddler tumbles out of moving vehicle
Horgan says those breaking the law in Houston will have consequences
BC NDP say emergency route on Malahat is an urgent matter.

LETTER: Cyclists and motorists must learn to share the road

When the subject of cyclists arises, we almost always hear of a…

  • Feb 28, 2019

LETTER: Common sense means investing in rail

In the Feb. 8 issue of Victoria News there was an article…

  • Feb 28, 2019

LETTER: Deer birth control is not long-term planning

Back to the deer problem, the five-year saga…without results. The article Oak…

  • Feb 27, 2019

LETTER: Capital Regional District has bought into the myth of climate change

The recent declarations by the Capital Regional District and by the City…

  • Feb 27, 2019

LETTER: Oak Bay’s citizens’ budget is a flawed idea

Oak Bay’s website feature to help people understand is a neat idea…

  • Feb 27, 2019

LETTER: Full immersion art has no place in intertidal zone

Full immersion art? READ MORE: Potential statue slated for Oak Bay beach…

  • Feb 27, 2019

LETTER: Judge by actions, not beliefs

In the end I doubt that people will be judged for their…

  • Feb 27, 2019

COLUMN: MLA Adam Olsen responds to budget 2019

Adam Olsen is the BC Green Party MLA for Saanich North and the Islands

  • Feb 27, 2019

COLUMN: The Saanich Snarl, just another gridlock

Travis Paterson is a multimedia journalist with the Saanich News

LOCAL FLAVOUR: Farmers tackle growing in a changing climate

Linda Geggie is with the Capital Region Food and Agriculture Initiatives Roundtable

  • Feb 27, 2019

COLUMN: This Pink Shirt Day, let’s stop with the slut-shaming

It’s the 21st century version of ‘witch,’ our columnist writes

LETTER: Responsible owners don’t let cats roam

You can’t defend letting cats roam READ MORE: LETTER: Humans the real…

  • Feb 27, 2019

LETTER: Canada must not forget international commitments

With a sexy scandal in Ottawa, it is easy to ignore the…

  • Feb 27, 2019

LETTER: SIN for income tax, not speculation tax

I believe it was W.A.C. Bennett who said: “This bunch couldn’t run…

  • Feb 27, 2019

LETTER: Public art is a gift

A longtime Oak Bay resident in his mid-90s reflected on a lifetime…

  • Feb 26, 2019

LETTER: Inconsiderate people not cleaning up after their dogs

Am I the only one noticing the appalling amount of dog mess…

  • Feb 26, 2019

LETTER: Global Fund is due to be replenished

It’s time for Canada to provide its share of the Global Fund…

  • Feb 25, 2019