Opinion

LETTER: CRD lacks teeth on Climate Emergency Declaration

You would have thought that the recent declaration of a climate emergency…

  • Apr 10, 2019

LETTER: Protecting trees falls on all of us

The reported and know benefits of trees in urban areas is well…

  • Apr 10, 2019

Highway 40 years in the making

Readers says there’s an easy solution to Sooke Road

  • Apr 10, 2019
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Sooke doesn’t need another coffee shop

Reader offers a few things Sooke does need

  • Apr 10, 2019

Town’s image needs protecting

Reader says its important to protect the image of the town and promote local small businesses

  • Apr 9, 2019

EDITORIAL: Take a page from Wally Vowel’s book on development

It’s horrifying that we have to fight our own governments to help save our environment

  • Apr 9, 2019

OPINION: BC NDP has ‘change of heart’ on LNG

Shuswap MLA Greg Kyllo stunned by turnaround on issue by B.C. government

B.C. VIEWS: Hippie pseudoscience leaks into our NDP government

Energy minister clings to urban myths about gas drilling

LETTER: Oak Bay residents say daycare spaces not needed at Willows

I noticed a statement by SD61 Secretary Treasurer Mark Walsh that most…

  • Apr 5, 2019

LETTER: Victoria resident trapped in paradise

When one lives in a desirable location, it may seem like one…

  • Apr 4, 2019

LETTER: Look to the future with renewable energy

I am responding to your recent excellent editorial in the April 5…

  • Apr 18, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: David Suzuki has become the Don Cherry of TV science

Campaign against B.C. natural gas followed Alberta oil attack

LETTER: Time for a genuine community-developer consultation

We are a group of Oak Bay residents; nearly all of us…

  • Apr 3, 2019

LETTER: Community services lacking in Colwood

Having read the article about Colwood council, I have to say I’m…

  • Apr 3, 2019

LETTER: Action, not money, is needed to protect rainforests

Recently there was someone at the door asking for money to preserve…

  • Apr 3, 2019

Municipal budgets a democratic process

Municipal budgets and are perhaps the most democratic of all the forms of taxation

COLUMN: Getting a handle on B.C.’s export economy

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Apr 3, 2019

LETTER: Immunocontraception the humane solution to Oak Bay’s deer problem

Two recent letters in the Oak Bay News provide a good opportunity…

  • Apr 2, 2019

LETTERS: Student demand to stop carbon fuel use can’t be achieved

Nuclear power is the only technology that would do it quickly

  • Apr 2, 2019

MP Report: Representing Victoria the most rewarding experience of my life

You are likely aware by now, that after careful consideration, I have…

  • Apr 1, 2019