Opinion

Letter: Criminal element of street population ruining city

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

  • Sep 7, 2020

LETTER: Calming nerves during COVID testing

I would like to offer my thanks to all the folks working…

  • 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
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LETTERS: Lagoon a gift of natural beauty

I just returned from the Esquimalt Lagoon. I go there at least…

  • Sep 6, 2020

OPINION: Let’s celebrate working people — and work together for a fairer B.C.

‘This year has reminded us all of just how utterly and completely our province relies on working people’

  • Sep 6, 2020

LETTER: Saanich council out of order

As I enter my 25th year of attending Saanich council meetings, the…

  • Sep 6, 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: 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: Editorial on mask wearing not based on facts

Re: Wearing a mask isn’t much to ask (Our View, Aug. 26)…

  • 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

LETTER: City Hall simply moving the problem of homeless camps

This is so rich. After years of ignoring the concerns and complaints…

  • Sep 4, 2020

LETTER: Upcoming bike lane extension in Fairfield a burden, resident says

Re: letter to the editor, Gail Meston “Oak Bay should embrace alternative…

  • Sep 3, 2020

EDITORIAL: Parents need options in return to school

At home and hybrid options are needed as well as in person

  • Aug 31, 2020

LETTER: Action urgently needed on blasting

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  • Aug 30, 2020

LETTER: Blasting destroys region’s geology

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  • Aug 30, 2020

LETTERS: Masks should be properly disposed of

Too many are disposing of their masks wherever they feel like it

  • Aug 29, 2020

LETTER: Path blocked to Highlands sanctuary

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  • Aug 29, 2020

LETTER: Landfill expansion will bring increased truck traffic

CRD making changes to Hartland landfill

  • Aug 28, 2020