Letters

EDITORIAL: The quest to assign blame

Instead of sympathy, some have worked to distance themselves from these attacks or to assign blame.

  • Mar 18, 2019

LETTER: Questions around vaccinations deserve responsible data

On International Women’s Day, in an issue focused on women, next to…

  • Mar 18, 2019

LETTER: Cats’ natural instinct is to roam

Per the American Audubon Society, the number one cause of birds being…

  • Mar 13, 2019

LETTER: Clean up Whiffin Spit Park to make it accessible to all

I would like to talk about Whiffin Spit Park and the trail…

  • Mar 13, 2019

Province needs engineer to run E&N

A reader says a refurbished E&N railroad would ease traffic on Malahat

  • Mar 13, 2019

LETTER: More policing in Saanich benefits everyone

Missing from rants against policing costs in Saanich and other municipalities are…

  • Mar 12, 2019
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LETTER: Cherry trees part of Victoria’s landscape

I am growing increasingly annoyed by the antics of Victoria’s deranged city…

  • Mar 12, 2019

LETTER: Tom Fletcher’s bias out of place in Peninsula News Review

Firstly I want to share that I enjoy reading the Peninsula News…

  • Mar 13, 2019

LETTER: Urban Wildlife Stewardship Society is misleading Oak Bay on deer contraception

Jason Fisher, a biologist and member of the Urban Wildlife Stewardship Society…

  • Mar 8, 2019

LETTER: Sidney fire saves the day in flag fiasco

Bravo Sidney Fire Chief Brett Mikkelsen and the Sidney Fire Department for…

  • Mar 7, 2019

LETTER: ‘Ridiculous complaints’ made about snow removal

In reference to the story, District takes heat for pace of snow…

  • Feb 28, 2019

LETTER: Cyclists and motorists must learn to share the road

When the subject of cyclists arises, we almost always hear of a…

  • Feb 28, 2019

LETTER: Common sense means investing in rail

In the Feb. 8 issue of Victoria News there was an article…

  • Feb 28, 2019

LETTER: Deer birth control is not long-term planning

Back to the deer problem, the five-year saga…without results. The article Oak…

  • Feb 27, 2019

LETTER: Capital Regional District has bought into the myth of climate change

The recent declarations by the Capital Regional District and by the City…

  • Feb 27, 2019

LETTER: Oak Bay’s citizens’ budget is a flawed idea

Oak Bay’s website feature to help people understand is a neat idea…

  • Feb 27, 2019

LETTER: Full immersion art has no place in intertidal zone

Full immersion art? READ MORE: Potential statue slated for Oak Bay beach…

  • Feb 27, 2019

LETTER: Judge by actions, not beliefs

In the end I doubt that people will be judged for their…

  • Feb 27, 2019

LETTER: Canada must not forget international commitments

With a sexy scandal in Ottawa, it is easy to ignore the…

  • Feb 27, 2019