Opinion

LETTER: Kenneth Fenton’s day parole highlights problems with justice system

The loss of faith in our justice system is becoming abundantly clear.…

  • Aug 31, 2019

LETTER: Parent praises online community, cab driver, in return of stolen bike

Re: Parent pleads for return of daughter’s stolen bike. We have been…

  • Aug 31, 2019

Rickter Scale: Memorable moments on the midway

The Rickter Scale is a regular column

  • Aug 30, 2019
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COLUMN: ICBC is not just broke, it’s broken

Richard Truscott is B.C. and Alberta vice-president at Canadian Federation of Independent Business

  • Aug 28, 2019

Letter: Residents make one last attempt to save historic Oak Bay carriage house

It is hoped that the Annandale Carriage House, pending permission to move…

  • Aug 26, 2019

LETTER: Reduce ease of parking, increase ease of accessibility

Prioritizing sustainable transportation in a time of climate crisis

  • Aug 25, 2019

LETTER: Bombardier doesn’t deliver

Canada is home to a big company, Bombardier, which builds vehicles sold…

  • Aug 25, 2019

LETTER: Cyclists offer ridiculous excuses

I am continually amazed at the justifications I hear from cyclists who…

  • Aug 25, 2019

LETTER: Saanich council is distracted from governing

Re: Saanich resident calls for gas leaf blower ban. Teale Phelps Bondaroff’s…

  • Aug 25, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Pipelines set to roll as federal politicians posture

Projects to drive B.C., Canadian economy in years ahead

LETTER: Bike lanes provide easy access to downtown

Re: Bike lanes hurt business. I disagree with both the summarized heading…

  • Aug 24, 2019

LETTER: Illegal dumping a serious problem in Metchosin

Re: Soil recycling proponent weighs options for 50-hectare Metchosin parcel. This article…

  • Aug 24, 2019

LETTER: Canada must be proactive to reduce emissions

Re: Converting waste to energy has tangible benefits. This letter is very…

  • Aug 24, 2019

EDITORIAL: New rules a road block for ride sharing

Just how many taxi drivers do we have in this province? That…

  • Aug 22, 2019

LETTER: Marijuana’s risks don’t belong in Sidney

I totally disagree with any sort of retail marijuana shop in Sidney.…

  • Aug 20, 2019

LETTER: Let’s change the conversation about parking

Take away my convenient car parking – please!

  • Aug 19, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Log exports and my other errors so far in 2019

Plastic bags, legislature overspending turn out differently

COLUMN: We shouldn’t need a program to speak to the aged

Society has forgotten the value of speaking to those who have lived through adversity

LETTERS: B.C. Views column downplays urgency of climate change

‘Tom Fletcher should propose real solutions to climate crisis’

  • Aug 13, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Sawmill struggles as NDP boosts northwest log exports

Skeena Sawmills comeback threatened by B.C. government