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
Spawning fish


    Sooke Home Hardware plants 11 chestnut trees in Sooke


      McKenna Concert


        EMCS holds annual Spin-a-thon


          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

          EDITORIAL: Protecting our forests starts with you

          Careless behaviour costs us all

          • Jul 16th, 2017

          EDITORIAL: Protecting our forests starts with you

          Careless behaviour costs us all

          • Jul 16th, 2017

          EDITORIAL: The CRD needs to take a close look at lifeguards at Thetis Lake

          Budget contraints don’t cut it when lives are at risk

          • Jul 15th, 2017

          EDITORIAL: Helping fire victims from Victoria is a phone call or mouse click away

          Red Cross on the ground in affected areas and at the ready for your donations

          • Jul 13th, 2017

          EDITORIAL: City of Victoria taking back regulatory control with pot shop decision

          Reaction to public outcry, change to rules paralells situation with liquor retail stores in 2000s

          • Jul 11th, 2017

          OUR VIEW: Sooke grads make us proud

          Another class of graduates is finishing secondary school in Sooke

          • Jun 28th, 2017

          OUR VIEW: More blood clinics needed

          If Canadian Blood Services want more donations, it should make it easier to donate

          • Jun 20th, 2017

          Support your marine search and rescue

          An essential community service shouldn’t have to beg for money.

          EDITORIAL: The importance of informed choice

          Voting is our responsibility, so too is doing it intelligently and not impulsively

          • May 3rd, 2017

          EDITORIAL: Let the politicians hear your views

          Everyone complains. But what about putting their money where their mouth is.

          • Apr 12th, 2017

          Tax increases need results

          It’s okay to raise taxes. Just give something back in return.