Opinion

LETTER: Council must consider health effects of cannabis

Sidney reviewing application for cannabis retailer on Beacon Avenue

  • Aug 28, 2020

SUZUKI: True recovery means looking to the future, not the past

The longer we delay phasing out fossil fuels, the tougher it will become, writes David Suzuki

  • Aug 27, 2020

Editorial: Mask wearing: innocuous advice has turned into polarizing war

Why have masks become such a divisive subject? During the COVID-19 pandemic,…

  • Aug 24, 2020
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LETTER: Bringing barricades to paradise

Imagine what would happen if the City of Victoria placed barricades in…

  • Aug 23, 2020

LETTER: Disappointed in Queen

Like many people I used to believe that my duty was to…

  • Aug 23, 2020

LETTERS: Bike lanes a welcome addition

Ken McKay’s letter to the editor in the Aug. 13 Victoria News,…

  • Aug 23, 2020

MLA REPORT: Ferries are our marine highway, a provincial concern

Adam Olsen is MLA for Saanich North and the Islands

  • Aug 23, 2020

LETTER: Food trucks welcome at lagoon

I’d like to add my comments to M. Eastman’s letter regarding food…

  • Aug 23, 2020

LETTER: Joggers defy social distancing

In these peculiar days of distance, with masks and heightened social courtesy…

  • Aug 22, 2020

COLUMN: Patio culture a silver lining to COVID

By Jeff Bray Downtown Victoria Business Association I have said it before…

  • Aug 22, 2020

LETTER: Keep planes out of Inner Harbour

In the July 30 edition of the Victoria News, I read about…

  • Aug 22, 2020

LETTER: Cycling not the answer to reducing carbon footprint

As a fellow senior, I feel duty bound to speak out against…

  • Aug 22, 2020

LETTER: Time to stop old-growth logging

It is so exciting to see that a few courageous selfless caring…

  • Aug 21, 2020

LETTER: Volunteer firefighter comes to the rescue

I am writing to express my sincere thanks to Capt. Ben Patterson…

  • Aug 21, 2020

LETTER: Sidney performance draws applause

On Saturday evening I went to hear Valdy at the Mary Winspear…

  • Aug 20, 2020

LETTER: Time to stop old-growth logging

It is so exciting to see that a few courageous selfless caring…

  • Aug 20, 2020

Stop logging old-growth forest ecosystems

Re: Blockade launched to save Vancouver Island old-growth (Online, Aug. 10) It…

  • Aug 20, 2020

Trees are irreplaceable once removed

Re: Blockade launched to save Vancouver Island old-growth (Online, Aug. 10) A…

  • Aug 20, 2020

Thoughts on being a disabled customer

Disabled woman said she received ‘disgusting treatment’ at local business

  • Aug 19, 2020

Virus has a lot to answer for

Mixed ideas on COVID policy confuses reader

  • Aug 19, 2020