Editorials

EDITORIAL: Super unnatural Atlantic salmon

Sooke council’s decision to prohibit ocean-based invasive salmon in local waters, while…

  • Sep 19th, 2017

EDITORIAL: Getting back to ‘normal’ depends on one’s circumstances

United Way campaign brings light to the need to help others

Editorial: Tragedy strikes again with motorbike crash

Monday’s fatal crash on Boleskine Road proved again there’s little room for…

  • Sep 13th, 2017

EDITORIAL: School dress codes a tricky balancing act

Greater Victoria district grapples with creating an appropriate policy

  • Sep 12th, 2017

EDITORIAL: Caring for pets a tricky business at times

Animals in crisis have been in the news this week

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          EDITORIAL: Rewriting history simply complicated

          John A. Macdonald statue need not come down, but indigenous leaders deserve equal treatment

          EDITORIAL: Overdose awareness day illustrates public health crisis

          With too many drug overdoses and deaths, best way still to reduce risk is abstinence

          • Aug 31st, 2017

          EDITORIAL: Texas floods a wake-up call

          Hurricane Harvey serves as a stark reminder to those who think it can’t happen here

          • Aug 30th, 2017

          Infrastructure improvements not fast enough

          McKenzie interchange, Blue Water Bridge, among many others are moving at a snail’s pace. Why?

          EDITORIAL: Best of intentions not enough for Victoria’s Games bid

          Plenty of good ideas and outcomes in plan, but buy-in from the masses lacking

          • Aug 29th, 2017

          EDITORIAL: Games enthusiasm captured on video

          Victoria 2022 bid committee chair Black has ammunition to counter naysayers

          EDITORIAL: Dragon Boat Festival provides inspiration in Victoria

          This weekend’s event features competition, courage and culture

          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

          EDITORIAL: Forest firefighters earn our respect

          These people deserve our thanks

          • Aug 1st, 2017

          Mount Edward supportive housing plan right for Victoria

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