Editorial: Support for strikers keeping the faith binds community

Donations making a difference as labour dispute drags on

Editorial: Slow down from holiday rush to enjoy season

First, you have to be realistic and admit to yourself that you can’t do everything.

  • Dec 8, 2019

EDITORIAL: The facts aren’t always what they seem in health care

Expansion coming in Sooke, but not exactly as promised

  • Dec 4, 2019

Editorial: New housing units for women provide needed help

New facility announced for Cowichan a good thing, more should follow elsewhere on the Island

  • Dec 3, 2019

Editorial: Stay sober when you drive this Christmas

It’s in your own best interests and your community will thank you

  • Nov 30, 2019

EDITORIAL: It’s time to face the truth on drug use

The homeless don’t own the drug epidemic

  • Nov 24, 2019
Stranger Things 3 breaks record on Netflix
Mass funerals begin after deadly Sri Lanka attacks
Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world, week of April 15th
Minister not feeling great about social media co-operation as election nears

EDITORIAL: Random acts of community kindness define us

Greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members

  • Nov 20, 2019

Editorial: Brainless drivers ignoring bus lights, signs

Consequences need to be harsher for those ignoring schoolbus safety regulations

EDITORIAL: Islanders need to step up our recycling efforts

As much as 60 per cent of items taken to landfill could be recycled

  • Nov 17, 2019

OUR VIEW: Our community leaders are inspirations

Community recognition ceremonies remind us of the amount of good that’s happening on the Island

  • Nov 16, 2019

Editorial: Full ban on backyard burning a must

Bad air quality season is here thanks to lack of government backbone

  • Nov 15, 2019

Editorial: Lest we forget

There are some words and phrases, once very common, that our younger…

  • Nov 11, 2019

EDITORIAL: Let’s not forget current military

EDITORIAL: Remembrance Day should include today’s veterans

  • Nov 9, 2019

Editorial: Planting 20 million trees just a drop in the bucket

California alone has averaged over 30 million trees lost per year for the last four years

  • Nov 7, 2019

EDITORIAL: Hypocrisy and greed guide cannabis tax split

Principles should not be conditional on who benefits

  • Nov 5, 2019

Editorial: Enough with the exit talk already

Our differences make us stronger, finding compromise makes us better

  • Nov 4, 2019

Editorial: Getting the homeless into low barrier housing essential

Finding homes for the homeless helps downtrodden and the community at large

  • Nov 3, 2019

EDITORIAL: When the election hangover fades our work begins

The electorate has a responsibility to keep politicians accountable

  • Oct 25, 2019

Editorial: Minority government an opportunity for Vancouver Island

Universal health care and the Canada Pension Plan were brought to you by a minority government.

  • Oct 24, 2019

Editorial: If you do anything today, it’s get out and vote

Voting is vital to maintain what our country is and improve what it can be

  • Oct 21, 2019