Editorials

Editorial: We haven’t done a great job of planning ahead

Going forward, our governments need to do a better job of taking inventory of the public facilities

  • Jan 12, 2020

Editorial: We can’t leave B.C. residents to their own devices

B.C. Hydro would like us to declutter our reliance on our technological toys

  • Jan 11, 2020

EDITORIAL: Timbit cereal seems like a mistake

Canada’s biggest donut franchise seems to be making one misstep after another

Bodger: Do we really need more slow-motion selfies?

These so-called advances aren’t really advances at all

Editorial: How to make the Malahat safer

The road itself is not the problem when it comes to the Malahat highway, the drivers are.

  • Dec 29, 2019

Editorial: The real gift of the season is hope

For people of many faiths, this season has come to stand for a renewed commitment to good will

  • Dec 28, 2019
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Editorial: A time of giving

There’s a lot of good out there

  • Dec 25, 2019

EDITORIAL: Christmas not always a joyous time

Let’s help get each other through what for many is a rough time

  • Dec 22, 2019

Editorial: Green tips for gift wrapping

By nature, Christmas is a time when people wind up with a lot of garbage.

  • Dec 21, 2019

Editorial: Population increase a disaster to the climate

Impact of more people weighs heavily on the Earth

  • Dec 17, 2019

EDITORIAL: Season of giving never stops

The faces of those in need are as diverse as the faces which make up our communities

  • Dec 16, 2019

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

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