Opinion

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
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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

LETTER: Capital Regional District has bought into the myth of climate change

The recent declarations by the Capital Regional District and by the City…

  • Feb 27, 2019

LETTER: Oak Bay’s citizens’ budget is a flawed idea

Oak Bay’s website feature to help people understand is a neat idea…

  • Feb 27, 2019

LETTER: Full immersion art has no place in intertidal zone

Full immersion art? READ MORE: Potential statue slated for Oak Bay beach…

  • Feb 27, 2019

LETTER: Judge by actions, not beliefs

In the end I doubt that people will be judged for their…

  • Feb 27, 2019

COLUMN: MLA Adam Olsen responds to budget 2019

Adam Olsen is the BC Green Party MLA for Saanich North and the Islands

  • Feb 27, 2019

COLUMN: The Saanich Snarl, just another gridlock

Travis Paterson is a multimedia journalist with the Saanich News

LOCAL FLAVOUR: Farmers tackle growing in a changing climate

Linda Geggie is with the Capital Region Food and Agriculture Initiatives Roundtable

  • Feb 27, 2019

COLUMN: This Pink Shirt Day, let’s stop with the slut-shaming

It’s the 21st century version of ‘witch,’ our columnist writes

LETTER: Canada must not forget international commitments

With a sexy scandal in Ottawa, it is easy to ignore the…

  • Feb 27, 2019

LETTER: Responsible owners don’t let cats roam

You can’t defend letting cats roam READ MORE: LETTER: Humans the real…

  • Feb 27, 2019

LETTER: SIN for income tax, not speculation tax

I believe it was W.A.C. Bennett who said: “This bunch couldn’t run…

  • Feb 27, 2019

LETTER: Public art is a gift

A longtime Oak Bay resident in his mid-90s reflected on a lifetime…

  • Feb 26, 2019

LETTER: Inconsiderate people not cleaning up after their dogs

Am I the only one noticing the appalling amount of dog mess…

  • Feb 26, 2019

LETTER: Global Fund is due to be replenished

It’s time for Canada to provide its share of the Global Fund…

  • Feb 25, 2019

LETTER: Systemic ageism puts seniors in poverty

Discrimination based on age is one of the most well-tolerated and destructive…

  • Feb 25, 2019

LETTER: Unspoken acts of violence committed against animals

I strongly believe in the drive to end gender violence (and violence…

  • Feb 25, 2019