Editorials

Editorial: Shop locally this Christmas, it’s part of what community is all about

There is a plethora of awesome gift ideas available from businesses close to home

  • Dec 14, 2018

Editorial: Situation dire for Island residents looking to rent

Vacancy rate in B.C. is a tiny 1.4 per cent

  • Dec 5, 2018

Editorial: The Speaker shouldn’t be an MLA

Regardless of electoral reform, it’s time to reconsider how the Speaker is elected

Editorial: Should we be selling the naming rights to our community centres?

Why let a corporation come in and take all the glory for something that the community built?

  • Nov 28, 2018
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Andrew Wilkinson on the year that was, and the year it will be.
National security comes first: Minister on Huawei 5G review
Father emotional after Humboldt Broncos GoFundMe payouts approved
Pro-pipeline advocates picket Bill Morneau speech in Calgary

Editorial: Enjoy well-lit and warm homes, and do so safely

Nov. 24-30, is National Home Fire Safety Week in Canada

EDITORIAL: Vandalism of Sooke mansion disturbing on many levels

Many, many questions go unanswered

  • Nov 25, 2018

Editorial: Speed cameras would slow people down on the Malahat

When we say strong support, in this case we mean 70 per cent in favour

  • Nov 22, 2018

EDITORIAL: Marvelling at a super hero

Stan Lee shaped us with stories and archetypes that will endure

Column: LNG is a path to a better life for B.C. First Nations

It can help narrow the standard of living gap between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Canadians

  • Nov 17, 2018

EDITORIAL: School washrooms are no place for fear

Tran welcome policy is about access for people who need to use the facilities…

  • Nov 16, 2018

EDITORIAL: It’s high time we made sure more voices are heard

Electronic voting could get more people involved.

  • Nov 15, 2018

Time to reduce speed limit on Highway 18?

The speed limit is set as the maximum safe velocity for good weather, in daylight.

  • Nov 14, 2018

Editorial: Electoral reform would retain some of what works

We’ll have a say in determining what electoral system we feel will work best for us

Editorial: Have we forgotten?

Are we repeating the past?

  • Nov 11, 2018

Editorial: We must do a better job of remembering

Extremist right wing parties and outright fascists are once again building strength and support.

  • Nov 7, 2018

Editorial: Legal cannabis shops seems stuck in bureaucratic headache

Why is it taking so long for any marijuana shops to open?

  • Nov 6, 2018

EDITORIAL: It’s time to stop stereotyping our homeless population

Homelessness is so much more than a bunch of tents and tarps…

  • Nov 5, 2018