Opinion

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LETTER: Sidney stuck with a third-rate library

Your readers should know that the Sidney council has delayed any discussion…

  • Nov 20, 2020
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Jeff Bray is the executive director of the Downtown Victoria Business Association. (rickcollinsphotography.com)

COLUMN: Holiday shopping in 2020 crucial to Greater Victoria businesses

Jeff Bray is the executive director of the Downtown Victoria Business Association

  • Nov 19, 2020
Jeff Bray is the executive director of the Downtown Victoria Business Association. (rickcollinsphotography.com)
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LETTER: Parks acquisition benefits climate

Kudos to Capital Regional District board members who recently supported a $1…

  • Nov 18, 2020
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Penny Hart issues plea for help to find her son Sean
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OPINION: Island Health doctors call on residents to ‘double down’ to slow spread of COVID-19

Positive cases increasing at a rate that causes concern for health officers

  • Nov 18, 2020
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People take in the scenery at sunset on Kitsilano Beach in Vancouver, B.C. Thursday, March 19, 2020. The province of British Columbia and the provincial health minister are urging people to practice social distancing to help curb the spread of the coronavirus, and business leaders across the province are encouraging continued unity and commitment from all British Columbians. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

LETTER: Together, for a brighter future for all British Columbians

‘Time and time again, British Columbians have shown resolve and strength in coming together’

  • Nov 18, 2020
People take in the scenery at sunset on Kitsilano Beach in Vancouver, B.C. Thursday, March 19, 2020. The province of British Columbia and the provincial health minister are urging people to practice social distancing to help curb the spread of the coronavirus, and business leaders across the province are encouraging continued unity and commitment from all British Columbians. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry views the Murals of Gratitude exhibition in Vancouver’s Gastown, July 5, 2020. (The Canadian Press)

GUEST COLUMN: COVID-19 masks mandatory in B.C., but not everywhere

Orders require them where necessary, Provincial Health Officer says

  • Nov 17, 2020
Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry views the Murals of Gratitude exhibition in Vancouver’s Gastown, July 5, 2020. (The Canadian Press)
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LETTER: Camping has taken toll on beloved Victoria park

My walk through Beacon Hill Park the other day was so incredibly…

  • Nov 16, 2020
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LETTER: Frontline workers helping us cope with COVID

Moving though this time of doom and gloom, the COVID-19 virus is…

  • Nov 16, 2020
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LETTER: MLAs get enough perks without rich pensions

So two different opinions regarding last week’s letters on MLA pensions. It’s…

  • Nov 16, 2020
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LETTER: Oak Bay Police crack down on dangerous intersection

Thank you to the Oak Bay Police for handing out fines to…

  • Nov 16, 2020
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LETTER: Daughter falling through cracks in mental health system

With reference to the article ‘Spike in mental health calls alarms frontliners’…

  • Nov 16, 2020
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LETTER: Cannabis health concerns overlooked

We would like to thank Coun. Terri O’Keeffe for her public stance…

  • Nov 15, 2020
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LETTER: Enclosed ferry decks not safe for passengers

I am writing in response to the Nov. 4 Saanich News editorial…

  • Nov 15, 2020
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LETTER: Sidney’s heritage trees appreciated

The large Monterey cypress trees that grace some of the older streets…

  • Nov 15, 2020
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LETTER: Priorities should guide landfill’s future

A proposal to extend the life of the Hartland landfill, which involves…

  • Nov 15, 2020
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LETTER: Sidney cannabis shops should go to a vote

Re: Sidney considers third retail cannabis application. If the business of government…

  • Nov 15, 2020
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LETTER: Wood-burning fireplaces should be banned

Like many, I am susceptible to smoke and I dread this time…

  • Nov 14, 2020
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Trump supporter Jake Contos chants during a protest against the election results outside the central counting board at the tcf Center in Detroit, Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

EDITORIAL: U.S. election chaos puts democracy in doubt

President Donald Trump looks to overturn the will of the American people

  • Nov 14, 2020
Trump supporter Jake Contos chants during a protest against the election results outside the central counting board at the tcf Center in Detroit, Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
Adam Olsen is the MLA-Elect for Saanich North and the Islands. (Arnold Lim/Black Press)

COLUMN: Returning Green MLA gives thanks, looks forward to the future

Adam Olsen is the MLA-Elect for Saanich North and the Islands

  • Nov 14, 2020
Adam Olsen is the MLA-Elect for Saanich North and the Islands. (Arnold Lim/Black Press)
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LETTER: Saanich staff go above and beyond

I invite Saanich residents to join me in expressing gratitude to Saanich…

  • Nov 14, 2020
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