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Queen Elizabeth II inspects the Ceremonial Guard on Parliament Hill, during Canada Day celebrations, in Ottawa, July 1, 1992. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Fred Chartrand

WOLF: I’ll miss my special annual phone calls from ‘Queen Elizabeth’

COLUMN: Queen-related stories bring back cherished memories

Queen Elizabeth II inspects the Ceremonial Guard on Parliament Hill, during Canada Day celebrations, in Ottawa, July 1, 1992. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Fred Chartrand
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LETTER: Road building threatens old-growth

What does ‘deferral’ really mean, when applied to our forests? We at…

  • Sep 11, 2022
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LETTER: Infill housing strategy distracts from more pressing issues

I am grateful to Christopher Gibbs for his letter in the Aug.…

  • Sep 11, 2022
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LETTER: Simple solution to pickleball problem

I admit to some confusion in regard to the article on pickleball…

  • Sep 11, 2022
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LETTER: Canada geese under attack

Our beloved Canada goose has become a scapegoat and fallen prey to…

  • Sep 11, 2022
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LETTER: Leave housing solutions to the incoming council

Oak Bay council needs to slow down the infill initiative. When a…

  • Sep 10, 2022
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LETTER: Cooling on climate change

There is so much emphasis on global warming, neglecting that climate change…

  • Sep 10, 2022
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Letter: Alcohol is also a killer and destroys lives

Re: Addiction and Tragedy (News, Aug. 11) It is indeed tragic that…

  • Sep 10, 2022
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Letter: Building boom a detriment to our health

In light of the current building boom, I feel the need to…

  • Sep 10, 2022
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LETTER: Consider the Peninsula’s environment when casting your vote

For the last few years, a number of community organizations have been…

  • Sep 10, 2022
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Murray Rankin is the MLA for Oak Bay-Gordon Head. (Courtesy Murray Rankin’s office)

MLA Report: Investing in students

Murray Rankin MLA Oak Bay-Gordon Head As September begins, this means back-to-school…

  • Sep 10, 2022
Murray Rankin is the MLA for Oak Bay-Gordon Head. (Courtesy Murray Rankin’s office)
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LETTER: Cats not a major threat to birds

I have to disagree with the letter writer who assumes cats reducing…

  • Sep 10, 2022
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LETTER: UBCM convention an unneeded luxury

How much taxpayer money is being spent on the Union of B.C.…

  • Sep 9, 2022
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With municipal candidate nominations closing on Sept. 9, there are some key…

  • Sep 9, 2022
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Letter: Reader wants referendum on Lions club park proposal

Re: John Phillips Memorial Park proposal I have lived on Townsend Road…

  • Sep 7, 2022
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Letter: Lions park proposal not wanted

Re: Public gets opportunity to weigh in on park plan (News, Aug.…

  • Sep 7, 2022
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A woman checks out a jobs advertisement sign during the COVID-19 pandemic in Toronto on Wednesday, April 29, 2020. Statistics Canada will release its latest reading on the job market on Friday. The agency will release its labour force survey for April. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

FINLAYSON: A post-Labour Day review of B.C.’s job market

‘The province’s economy is now losing steam amid a turbulent and uncertain global backdrop and decelerating growth in both the U.S. and Canada’

  • Sep 7, 2022
A woman checks out a jobs advertisement sign during the COVID-19 pandemic in Toronto on Wednesday, April 29, 2020. Statistics Canada will release its latest reading on the job market on Friday. The agency will release its labour force survey for April. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
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LETTER: Taxpayers deserve some straight answers

You need empathy for taxpayers, those unflappable humanoids who are normally calm,…

  • Sep 5, 2022
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Some PQB News readers cite a lack of good manners (such as holding a door open) as something people don’t seem to remember these days. (Black Press file photo)

WOLF: Readers cite manners, civility, reasonable debate as ‘lost skills’

COLUMN: Cursive writing, driving a standard and blacksmithing also seemingly forgotten

Some PQB News readers cite a lack of good manners (such as holding a door open) as something people don’t seem to remember these days. (Black Press file photo)
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LETTER: We’d all like a 100 per cent pay raise

It was interesting to read of the 100 per cent pay raise…

  • Sep 4, 2022
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