Opinion

Think big, not small in this election

Reader says not voting means you will not have any say in how you are governed

  • Sep 21, 2020

‘Reckless development’ needs to be controlled

Reader suggests thoughtless development and logging are environmental dangers humans can bridle

  • Sep 21, 2020

Letter: Kudos offered for keeping Sidney waterfront area clean

I am a member of the North Saanich Rod and Gun Club.…

  • Sep 20, 2020
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COLUMN: Downtown Victoria needs everyone’s support

Jeff Bray is the executive director of the Downtown Victoria Business Association

  • Sep 19, 2020

Letter: Climate change among the world’s major worries right now

There’s a small island, Lesbos, off the coast of Greece that has…

  • Sep 19, 2020

LETTER: Victoria council members should resign over Centennial Square camping decision

Residents implored to remember how councillors voted for this issue come election time

  • Sep 18, 2020

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

Many projects moving forward in district

  • Sep 15, 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

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

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

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

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: 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: Calming nerves during COVID testing

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

  • Sep 7, 2020