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LETTER: Burning cigarettes the real problem

Cigarettes start fires because the manufacturers put chemicals in them, so they…

  • Aug 5, 2021

 

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LETTER: Businesses face water dilemma

Local businesses, farms, industries take note. If your water source is a…

  • Aug 4, 2021

 

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LETTER: Council has visions of Shanghai – or Langford

Rest in peace, John Phillips Park! On July 30, Health Minister Adrian…

  • Aug 3, 2021

 

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LETTER: Greenhouse gases a devastating effect on our forests

As the forest fire season gets underway, climate change and humans’ effects…

  • Jul 22, 2021
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LETTER: $30 million for a birthday party

This year, the provincial government will spend $30 million to celebrate B.C.’s…

  • Jul 22, 2021
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LETTER: It all comes out in the wash

Payout to former Sooke CAO is troubling, say Grumpy Taxpayer$

  • Jul 16, 2021
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LETTER: Gone forever is a very long time

There is no shortage of scientific research extolling the benefits of leaving…

  • Jul 12, 2021
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LETTER: Forestry practices not all bad

In rebuttal to the Will Webster July 8 letter, he segued from…

  • Jul 12, 2021
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LETTER: Welcome back, Moonfist

We are all familiar with the hard work that one Sooke resident…

  • Jul 12, 2021
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LETTER: Climate accountability needed in OCP

The passage of Bill C12 by the federal government will commit Canada…

  • Jun 28, 2021
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LETTER: The hypocrisy of ‘land defenders’

The Indigenous bands of Southern Vancouver Island have imposed a two-year moratorium…

  • Jun 28, 2021
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LETTER: Clearcut logging leaves a bigger mess than protesters

I find myself compelled to respond to Marie Wilson’s letter to you…

  • Jun 28, 2021
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LETTER: Farmland must be preserved

Reader says the hundred-mile diet is not a fad, but a rehearsal for food security in the future

  • Jun 25, 2021
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Fly the flag boldly – and celebrate Canada

Reader says Canada is a beautiful, free and prosperous nation

  • Jun 23, 2021
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LETTER: Solar power has many benefits

Sooke district council should do the right thing. At a recent council,…

  • Jun 21, 2021
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Ancient trees considered sacred

Re: John Horgan has done a good job as premier (Letters, June…

  • Jun 18, 2021
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LETTER: Unwanted activists should go home

It is upsetting to see the media portraying activists and self-proclaimed land…

  • Jun 14, 2021
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LETTER: Appropriate time to change spelling of Sooke

Now is an opportune time to change the English spelling of Sooke…

  • Jun 14, 2021
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LETTER: John Horgan has done a good job as premier

Re: Premier not so green after all (Letters, June 10) Letter-writer Andy…

  • Jun 14, 2021
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LETTER: Protesters’ moral compass goes askew

So out at Fairy Creek, people old enough to know better show…

  • Jun 7, 2021
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