Editorials

EDITORIAL: Drug use tips the right idea for now

Island Health’s strategy to help prevent overdose deaths makes sense

  • Aug 15, 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 1, 2017
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Mount Edward supportive housing plan right for Victoria

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

Editorial: Be careful what you wish for

In politics, things take much longer to happen than you think they…

OUR VIEW: Do your part to save the forest

Despite the wet, cold weather we endured this spring, July arrived breathing…

  • Jul 19, 2017

EDITORIAL: Protecting our forests starts with you

Careless behaviour costs us all

  • Jul 16, 2017

EDITORIAL: Protecting our forests starts with you

Careless behaviour costs us all

  • Jul 16, 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 15, 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 13, 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 11, 2017

OUR VIEW: Sooke grads make us proud

Another class of graduates is finishing secondary school in Sooke

  • Jun 28, 2017

OUR VIEW: More blood clinics needed

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

  • Jun 20, 2017

Support your marine search and rescue

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

The only wasted vote is a vote not cast

As we head to the polls May 9, there is only one…

  • May 8, 2017

EDITORIAL: The importance of informed choice

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

  • May 3, 2017

EDITORIAL: Let the politicians hear your views

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

  • Apr 12, 2017

Tax increases need results

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

EDITORIAL: The library’s time has come

It’s a miracle the proposed Sooke library made it this far.

  • Mar 22, 2017

EDITORIAL: B.C. letting down transit system

The B.C. Liberals talk about investing in transportation but their focus is more on road infrastructure than getting people out of vehicles.

  • Mar 15, 2017