Opinion

John Phillips perfect for dog park

Readers says both dog owners and dogs love John Phillips Memorial Park

  • Jul 6, 2020

COLUMN: Some more appropriate names for Washington NFL team

Finally, Washington’s NFL team would have a name everyone could cheer with pride

COVID-19 pandemic far from over

Reader thankful he lives in Canada and not U.S.

  • Jun 29, 2020

Advocates should warn against touching bats

Reader points out wild creatures do carry disease

  • Jun 29, 2020

Criticizing fish hatcheries is pointless

It’s a slap in the face to thousands of volunteers, says reader

  • Jun 29, 2020

LETTER: Oak Bay turf field harmful to environment

I am distressed that those in charge of our education system do…

  • Jun 27, 2020
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LETTERS: Growing economy helps us all

I was shocked by the lack of common sense displayed in a…

  • Jun 29, 2020

LETTER: ALR exclusion represents a big change

The District of North Saanich Notice of Exclusion Application Hearing for July…

  • Jun 28, 2020

LETTERS: Precious heirloom finds way home

I want to recognize the Central Saanich Police and the family living…

  • Jun 28, 2020

LETTER: Politicians need sensitivity training on racism

I am an Indigenous person and I totally support Jagmeet Singh for…

  • Jun 26, 2020

LETTER: Privilege cannot be defined by race

This letter is in reference to “It’s time for Canada to confront…

  • Jun 27, 2020

Finlayson: B.C.’s economy devastated by pandemic – and the measures taken to contain it

‘Policy-makers should be acutely sensitive to the financial health of the overall business sector’

  • Jun 24, 2020

Police should not have access to data from coronavirus contact tracing apps

‘This is not the first time that public health, privacy and law enforcement have collided’

  • Jun 24, 2020

LETTER: Stand up for the voiceless in Cameroon

If Black lives matter, why is it that we hear so little…

  • Jun 23, 2020

EDITORIAL: Class of 2020 faces many challenges

But the Class of 2020 can create a new normal – one that’s fairer and gives everybody opportunity

  • Jun 22, 2020

LETTER: Pedestrian mall not the answer for Beacon Avenue

Every couple of years some well-intentioned resident of Sidney suggests we turn…

  • Jun 22, 2020

LETTER: Reducing dependence on cars is critical

I am here writing because I was inspired by two youth who…

  • Jun 21, 2020

LETTERS: Article shows importance of world’s oceans

Shalu Mehta’s article “Advocates encourage residents to explore ocean connections is very…

  • Jun 21, 2020

LETTER: Pickle ball should be for everyone

I have many good memories of playing tennis at Carnarvon Park. Generally,…

  • Jun 21, 2020

LETTER: Keep Ocean Boulevard open

The City of Colwood survey on Ocean Boulevard is now closed. The…

  • Jun 21, 2020