Editorials

EDITORIAL: Gord Downie – Canada’s man in Canada’s band

A nation mourns the passing of the Tragically Hip’s iconic frontman

EDITORIAL: Don’t blame Victoria for reduced parking downtown

City takes brunt of complaints from outliers, while contributing to solution through urban density

  • Oct 16th, 2017

EDITORIAL: Inclusion in public, exclusion in private

Those in charge of hiring need to park their prejudices at the door

  • Oct 4th, 2017

B.C. government should create a provincial bus service

Greyhound’s reduced service will begin to affect communities, reader writes

EDITORIAL: Armed attack in Vegas strikes close to home

VicPD chief was among the Victoria-area residents in the area at the time

  • Oct 2nd, 2017
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Fight 4 The Cause 2017
    Neil Manning announces $2.5 million donation to Victoria Hospitals Foundation
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        EDITORIAL: Digital frontier wide open at Victoria News

        Breaking news web-based approach compliments community newspaper well

        • Sep 18th, 2017

        EDITORIAL: Getting back to ‘normal’ depends on one’s circumstances

        United Way campaign brings light to the need to help others

        EDITORIAL: School dress codes a tricky balancing act

        Greater Victoria district grapples with creating an appropriate policy

        • Sep 12th, 2017

        EDITORIAL: Caring for pets a tricky business at times

        Animals in crisis have been in the news this week

        EDITORIAL: Rewriting history simply complicated

        John A. Macdonald statue need not come down, but indigenous leaders deserve equal treatment

        EDITORIAL: Overdose awareness day illustrates public health crisis

        With too many drug overdoses and deaths, best way still to reduce risk is abstinence

        • Aug 31st, 2017

        Infrastructure improvements not fast enough

        McKenzie interchange, Blue Water Bridge, among many others are moving at a snail’s pace. Why?

        EDITORIAL: Best of intentions not enough for Victoria’s Games bid

        Plenty of good ideas and outcomes in plan, but buy-in from the masses lacking

        • Aug 29th, 2017

        EDITORIAL: Games enthusiasm captured on video

        Victoria 2022 bid committee chair Black has ammunition to counter naysayers

        EDITORIAL: Dragon Boat Festival provides inspiration in Victoria

        This weekend’s event features competition, courage and culture

        EDITORIAL: Drug use tips the right idea for now

        Island Health’s strategy to help prevent overdose deaths makes sense

        • Aug 15th, 2017