Opinion

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
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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

How to help your child cope with the transition back to school during COVID-19

Experts say listening and validating your child’s fears is key

FINLAYSON: Next 6-12 months not the time for government to hike taxes

From following health advice and ‘doing no harm,’ to not hiking fees – one business expert has a number of suggestions

  • Aug 17, 2020

LETTER: Thanks to Saanich parks workers

I want to thank the Saanich employees who have been doing a…

  • Aug 17, 2020

LETTER: Parks are for people, not cars

I would like to say how very much I and others are…

  • Aug 17, 2020