Opinion

LETTERS: West Shore Mountie at fault in collision

Re: RCMP officer cleared of wrongdoing in serious collision with cyclist in…

  • Aug 2, 2020

EDITORIAL: Clean air can’t be taken for granted

Wildfires are a major concern to our daily lives when conditions don’t clear the smoke

MAYOR’S REPORT: Sooke moves smoothly through B.C. Restart Plan

Many projects moving forward in district

  • Sep 15, 2020

LETTER: Invest in higher education to help Island communities recover from COVID-19

Island faculty, union leaders call on government for more post-secondary funding

  • Sep 11, 2020

FINLAYSON: A Labour Day snapshot of the B.C. job market

From following health advice and ‘doing no harm,’ to not hiking fees – one business expert has a number of suggestions

  • Sep 10, 2020

Make Sooke a post-carbon community

Reader says more needs to be done to clean up town

  • Sep 9, 2020
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Heron View looms over neighbours

Readers says housing development had the potential to be both beautiful and spacious

  • Sep 9, 2020

GARRISON: MP pushing hard for COVID-19 relief

Government must step in and make sure everyone makes it out of this crisis, says Randall Garrison

  • Sep 9, 2020

LETTER: Sidney could become a leader in COVID safety

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  • Sep 13, 2020

LETTER: Safety in eye of the beholder

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  • Sep 12, 2020

EDITORIAL: Back-to-school during COVID-19 an all-new lesson

Throughout the pandemic, public health officials have tried to manage risk; here’s the next one

  • Sep 9, 2020

LETTER: Victoria mayor turning blind eye to problem in city’s parks

Once again Mayor Lisa Helps is sidestepping the opportunity to provide real…

  • Sep 5, 2020

LETTER: COVID can carry long-term health concerns

We are told every night how many are newly infected, how many…

  • Sep 8, 2020

Letter: Community’s landscaping works a treat for Oak Bay residents

A huge bravo to Jacques Sirois and others who are clearing the…

  • Sep 7, 2020

Letter: Criminal element of street population ruining city

The acts of violence and other criminal activity are getting out of…

  • Sep 7, 2020

Letter: Sympathy voiced for Peninsula restaurant operators

I am wondering how restaurants in Sidney and North Saanich will survive…

  • Sep 7, 2020

LETTER: Sidney has taken pandemic seriously

In the Aug 27 edition of the PNR, Denny Warner, executive director…

  • Sep 6, 2020

LETTER: Losing patience with City Hall

Victoria Mayor Lisa Helps has stated that the problems at Centennial Square…

  • Sep 5, 2020

Letter: Artistic expression on mural simply another form of hate

As a retired Victoria police officer, I feel compelled to respond to…

  • Sep 5, 2020

LETTER: Cannabis shop should be welcomed by Sidney

In 2001, the federal government established the Medical Marijuana Access Program to…

  • Sep 4, 2020