Editorials

EDITORIAL: Time to take aim at regional police force

With discussions on the amalgamation of the 13 Capital Region communities seemingly…

  • Mar 19, 2019

EDITORIAL: Transit upgrades focus on commuter concerns

BC Transit is embracing technology to make getting around Greater Victoria easier…

  • Feb 22, 2019

OUR VIEW: Search and rescue organization needs to be examined

No organization should be immune to scrutiny

  • Feb 17, 2019

EDITORIAL: Winter weather poses a challenge

While Greater Victoria residents may have been basking in a mild January,…

  • Feb 13, 2019

OUR VIEW: Hicks and Our Place deserve our thanks

A deal is struck for an emergency extreme weather shelter in Sooke

EDITORIAL: Take time to ask questions during Black History Month

Racism still lurks even in Canadian society

  • Feb 8, 2019
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New councillors earning respect

Municipal government the Charlie Brown of governance

  • Feb 5, 2019

OUR VIEW: Sooke rules for cannabis make sense

Senior levels of government have punted marijuana issue onto municipalities

  • Jan 29, 2019

EDITORIAL: What value do vacant homes bring to a community

The reaction to the province’s decision to impose a tax on vacant…

  • Jan 23, 2019

EDITORIAL: Sooke School District deserves credit for facing mental health challenges

Acceptance and caring are key to addressing the issue

  • Jan 21, 2019

EDITORIAL: Safe water should trump traffic plan

Emergency Malahat route through Sooke watershed a non-starter

  • Jan 15, 2019

EDITORIAL: Christmas is rooted in a simple belief

These days, one couldn’t be faulted for doubting the existence of the…

  • Dec 19, 2018

EDITORIAL: Changes would bring stability to B.C. renters

MLA task force calls for more protection for the province’s renters

  • Dec 19, 2018

EDITORIAL: Yes, Ben Isitt, there is a Santa Claus

It’s not often that a politician finds themself in hot water for…

  • Dec 11, 2018

EDITORIAL: New laws promise to make roads safer

Police kick off CounterAttack campaign across Capital Region

  • Dec 11, 2018

A lack of a homeless shelter diminishes Sooke

A community’s true character is shown by how it treats its most vulnerable.

  • Dec 4, 2018

OUR VIEW: Vandalism of Sooke mansion disturbing on many levels

Many, many questions go unanswered

  • Nov 21, 2018

EDITORIAL: No escaping wrath of climate change

The political fight over the carbon tax continues to rage on across…

  • Nov 5, 2018

EDITORIAL: Halloween is coming, so be scared, but be safe

Parents and motorists have a huge responsibility on Halloween night

  • Oct 29, 2018