Opinion

Rickter Scale: Beyond the great burger divide

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Jun 27, 2019

MP Report: Hitting the housing crisis head on

Murray Rankin is MP for Victoria

  • Jun 27, 2019

LETTER: Strong environmental laws protect our waters

Bill C-69 is vital to the environmental well-being of our province. READ…

  • Jun 26, 2019
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LETTER: Victoria council sours taste for amalgamation

If there has ever been a deterrent to amalgamation it has to…

  • Jun 25, 2019

LETTER: Outdated privacy laws don’t protect personal information

Canada’s election is just around the corner and I’m concerned that our…

  • Jun 25, 2019

LETTER: Community must be heard on secondary suites

There is much good information and discussion on the issues of owner…

  • Jun 25, 2019

LETTER: Taxpayers should have a say in Sidney parking

I write this in response to a letter written to the editor…

  • Jun 25, 2019

COLUMN: Clearcutting B.C.’s last old-growth leaves all of us poorer, forever

Jens Wieting of Sierra Club BC responds to columns by Tom Fletcher and David Elstone

  • Jun 24, 2019

COLUMN: Resiliency a hallmark of small business owners

Jeff Bray Downtown Victoria Business Association Resiliency. It is a word that…

  • Jun 22, 2019

Mommy’s Inside Voice: The long journey to the ‘big day’

Mommy’s Inside Voice is a biweekly column

  • Jun 21, 2019

LETTER: Thanks for the support towards rescues

I want to thank the West Shore, Sooke, Metchosin, Highlands and Victoria…

  • Jun 21, 2019

OPINION: Wading through the PR tsunami post-pipeline approval

Those who hate the pipeline, hate Trudeau’s decision – those who hate Trudeau, still hate him

Rickter Scale: Keeping abreast of censors

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column that runs in the Goldstream News Gazette and Victoria News

  • Jun 19, 2019

LETTER: Neighbourhood pools fit with Climate Leadership Plan

Why do we need a large costly swimming pool and leisure facility…

  • Jun 19, 2019

LETTER: Outdated privacy laws don’t protect personal information

Canada’s election is just around the corner and I’m concerned that our…

  • Jun 19, 2019

COLUMN: Revisiting a decade ago as Victoria celebrates 20 years of Ska

4 million tourists visit Greater Victoria each year and there’s a reason we remain despite them

B.C. VIEWS: When farmland protection doesn’t protect farmers

Secondary residences aren’t mansions, families tell Lana Popham

LETTER: British Columbia’s forest industry crisis being made worse

Andrew Wilkinson warns of regulatory overload by John Horgan’s NDP

  • Jun 15, 2019

Don’t blame climate change on everything

Reader writes legitimate groups offer themselves no favours by tacking climate change on every issue

  • Jun 13, 2019