Editorials

EDITORIAL: We need to step up our recycling efforts

As much as 60 per cent of items taken to landfill could be recycled

  • Nov 13, 2019

EDITORIAL: Random acts of community kindness

Greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members

  • Nov 12, 2019

EDITORIAL: Let’s not forget current military

Remembrance Day should include today’s veterans

  • Nov 5, 2019

EDITORIAL: Hypocrisy and greed guide tax split

Principles should not be conditional

  • Oct 28, 2019

EDITORIAL: When the election hangover fades our work begins

The electorate has a responsibility

  • Oct 22, 2019

EDITORIAL: The truth about fake news

The challenges of spotting fake news.

  • Oct 11, 2019
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EDITORIAL: Lowering the voting age makes sense

In a democracy, voting is a fundamental right of the citizenry –…

  • Sep 30, 2019

EDITORIAL: Help shape Sooke’s future

This Saturday’s byelection important for many reasons

  • Sep 23, 2019

EDITORIAL: Pre-school lessons for Sooke council

Politicians have opportunity to right a wrong

  • Sep 13, 2019

OUR VIEW: Young adults in B.C. need a financial break

Young people get a rude introduction into adult life here in B.C. with high cost of living

  • Sep 13, 2019

EDITORIAL: RCMP pay equity a no-brainer

Quite simply, some things are worth the price

  • Sep 9, 2019

EDITORIAL: Summer is a state of mind

Lets maintain a little bit of summertime bliss

  • Sep 3, 2019

EDITORIAL: New rules a road block for ride sharing

Just how many taxi drivers do we have in this province? That…

  • Aug 22, 2019

EDITORIAL: Civic elections hard work for voters

Not voting easier, but it has consequences

  • Aug 13, 2019

EDITORIAL: Truth exists despite the jargon of today’s world

Journalists have the dubious distinction of receiving information from both public and…

  • Aug 2, 2019

EDITORIAL: Trees at the heart of Sooke

Two largely unrelated stories surfaced this week that might lead one to…

  • Jul 22, 2019

EDITORIAL: A bad approach to a serious problem

It would have been easy for Sooke council to jump on the…

EDITORIAL: Incentives would fuel purchase of e-bikes

Much has been made recently about the incentives being doled out by…

  • Jul 12, 2019

EDITORIAL: Getting information is a right

The NDP government needs to keep this promise

  • Jul 8, 2019

EDITORIAL: Cities are right to address global issues

There’s little doubt that Sooke council’s latest foray into global issues will…

  • Jun 28, 2019