Letters

LETTER: Community services lacking in Colwood

Having read the article about Colwood council, I have to say I’m…

  • Apr 3, 2019

LETTER: Action, not money, is needed to protect rainforests

Recently there was someone at the door asking for money to preserve…

  • Apr 3, 2019

LETTER: Immunocontraception the humane solution to Oak Bay’s deer problem

Two recent letters in the Oak Bay News provide a good opportunity…

  • Apr 2, 2019
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LETTERS: Student demand to stop carbon fuel use can’t be achieved

Nuclear power is the only technology that would do it quickly

  • Apr 2, 2019

LETTER: Outdoor cats cause destruction

In a previous residence there were eight outdoor cats living out of…

  • Mar 30, 2019

LETTER: Questions around vaccinations deserve responsible data

On International Women’s Day, in an issue focused on women, next to…

  • Mar 18, 2019

EDITORIAL: The quest to assign blame

Instead of sympathy, some have worked to distance themselves from these attacks or to assign blame.

  • Mar 18, 2019

LETTER: Cats’ natural instinct is to roam

Per the American Audubon Society, the number one cause of birds being…

  • Mar 13, 2019

LETTER: Clean up Whiffin Spit Park to make it accessible to all

I would like to talk about Whiffin Spit Park and the trail…

  • Mar 13, 2019

Province needs engineer to run E&N

A reader says a refurbished E&N railroad would ease traffic on Malahat

  • Mar 13, 2019

LETTER: Tom Fletcher’s bias out of place in Peninsula News Review

Firstly I want to share that I enjoy reading the Peninsula News…

  • Mar 13, 2019

LETTER: More policing in Saanich benefits everyone

Missing from rants against policing costs in Saanich and other municipalities are…

  • Mar 12, 2019

LETTER: Cherry trees part of Victoria’s landscape

I am growing increasingly annoyed by the antics of Victoria’s deranged city…

  • Mar 12, 2019

LETTER: Urban Wildlife Stewardship Society is misleading Oak Bay on deer contraception

Jason Fisher, a biologist and member of the Urban Wildlife Stewardship Society…

  • Mar 8, 2019

LETTER: Sidney fire saves the day in flag fiasco

Bravo Sidney Fire Chief Brett Mikkelsen and the Sidney Fire Department for…

  • Mar 7, 2019

LETTER: ‘Ridiculous complaints’ made about snow removal

In reference to the story, District takes heat for pace of snow…

  • Feb 28, 2019

LETTER: Cyclists and motorists must learn to share the road

When the subject of cyclists arises, we almost always hear of a…

  • Feb 28, 2019

LETTER: Common sense means investing in rail

In the Feb. 8 issue of Victoria News there was an article…

  • Feb 28, 2019

LETTER: Deer birth control is not long-term planning

Back to the deer problem, the five-year saga…without results. The article Oak…

  • Feb 27, 2019