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LETTER: Residents’ concerns not being heard

Following up on the letters regarding development (North Saanich becoming a Langford,…

  • Aug 14, 2021
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LETTER: Oak Bay diverts course on marina decision

Right now, our community has an extraordinary opportunity to determine the future…

  • Aug 13, 2021
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LETTER: Changes would diminish John Phillips Park

I am a senior and have lived in Sooke a little more…

  • Aug 13, 2021
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LETTER: Hard to put a value on the heritage of Oak Bay

On June 15 the Oak Bay Heritage Commission requested council consider designating…

  • Aug 13, 2021
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LETTER: Save North Saanich provides valuable service

Eric Diller’s July 29 letter was long on trash talk but balefully…

  • Aug 11, 2021
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Purple hay bales are the colour of choice for many area farmers. When you see them you know that the farmer has paid extra to support of BC Children’s Hospital. (Sidney Venier photo)

Column: Cowichan farmers making hay for charity

Have you ever noticed the coloured hay bales?

Purple hay bales are the colour of choice for many area farmers. When you see them you know that the farmer has paid extra to support of BC Children’s Hospital. (Sidney Venier photo)
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LETTER: Don’t paint all development with same brush

I can no longer sit back and allow a small group to…

  • Aug 8, 2021
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LETTERS: North Saanich can’t escape growth

I agree with Eric Diller. It appears there is well organized, self-interested…

  • Aug 8, 2021
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Murray Rankin is the MLA for Oak Bay-Gordon Head. (Courtesy of Murray Rankin)

MLA REPORT: Building a health-care system that works for everyone

By Murray Rankin MLA for Oak Bay-Gordon Head As your MLA for…

  • Aug 8, 2021
Murray Rankin is the MLA for Oak Bay-Gordon Head. (Courtesy of Murray Rankin)
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LETTER: Police uniforms need a makeover

I was recently sitting in a coffee shop on Beacon Avenue enjoying…

  • Aug 7, 2021
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LETTER: Action needed to save local storytelling

These days, when I open my newspaper I’m always wondering whether it’s…

  • Aug 7, 2021
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LETTER: Development is not the enemy

There are groups intentionally interfering with the OCP review in North Saanich…

  • Aug 7, 2021
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Randall Garrison is the MP for Esquimalt-Saanich-Sooke. (Photo courtesy of Randall Garrison)

MP REPORT: Canada needs a renewable energy Crown corporation

By Randall Garrison MP for Esquimalt-Saanich-Sooke The climate crisis is here. We…

  • Aug 7, 2021
Randall Garrison is the MP for Esquimalt-Saanich-Sooke. (Photo courtesy of Randall Garrison)
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LETTER: New priorities needed for public health

Africans displaced by civil war, living in refugee camps, must spend hours…

  • Aug 6, 2021
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LETTER: Burning cigarettes the real problem

Cigarettes start fires because the manufacturers put chemicals in them, so they…

  • Aug 5, 2021
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LETTER: Put North Saanich density to a vote

The controversy surrounding the North Saanich official community plan is all about…

  • Aug 2, 2021
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LETTER: Water supply can’t keep pace with development

I wrote a letter published July 22, Development putting a strain on…

  • Aug 2, 2021
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LETTER: High standard of care needed for Turkey Head

The Oak Bay Marine Group, who have managed the property for many…

  • Aug 1, 2021
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LETTER: Replace Beacon wharf with a similar structure

Further to the March 18 letters to the editor, which included Hood…

  • Aug 1, 2021
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LETTER: Tourism funding leaves out natural attractions

I am responding to the news that the provincial government is paying…

  • Aug 1, 2021
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