Letters

LETTER: Day of Mourning takes on new perspective

The annual Day of Mourning on April 28 will look a lot…

  • Apr 27, 2020

LETTERS: Time for sea-doos to be banned

I was taking a stroll along Sidney waterfront yesterday and enjoyed watching…

  • Apr 26, 2020

LETTER: Sidney’s small retailers step up to fill the gaps

I am sure all the Sidney old timers miss the full grocery…

  • Apr 26, 2020
video
George Jay teachers and administration parade to visit students
Asked about Trump's threats to protesters, Trudeau veers to Canada
Trudeau says PPE coming in but more domestic suppliers needed
Journalists are not the enemy of the people, says Freeland

LETTERS: Taking steps to improve the walking experience in Sidney

We are among those who walk into and around Sidney every day.…

  • Apr 25, 2020

LETTER: Focus should be on saving lives, not pipelines

A big oil bailout doesn’t make economic sense: The price of oil…

  • Apr 25, 2020

LETTER: Speeding drivers jeopardize safety in rural Saanich

There was a very serious single vehicle traffic accident on Oldfield Road…

  • Apr 24, 2020

LETTER: Sidney merchants need a break

At least COVID-19 has brought all Sidney residents to appreciate our Sidney…

  • Apr 24, 2020

LETTER: Technical support team helping through crisis

We recognize the exceptional work of medical frontline personnel in caring for…

  • Apr 23, 2020

LETTER: Love conquers fear and always will

Reader says imagine what kind of a world you want for yourself and it diminshes fear

  • Apr 22, 2020

LETTER: Take precautions against COVID-19

Reader says think about other people who could contract virus

  • Apr 22, 2020

Sooke should follow Colwood’s lead on park openings

Sooke has few sidewalks or space on the side of roadways to walk, writes reader

  • Apr 20, 2020

LETTERS: Self-guided tours a great way to discover Esquimalt

My husband and I have been breaking up these days of COVID-19…

  • Apr 20, 2020

LETTERS: Sidney woman grateful for stranger’s kindness

To the fellow customer at the Sidney Pharmasave who loaned me $40…

  • Apr 19, 2020

LETTER: Vehicle techs need acknowledgement too

Living in a rural area makes it difficult to function without a vehicle, says reader

  • Apr 19, 2020

LETTER: Discarded cigarette an act of carelessness

I write this letter with anger. On April 18 I was walking…

  • Apr 19, 2020

LETTERS: Saanich councillor’s comments show lack of compassion

It is really quite unbelievable that we elect councillors such as Zac…

  • Apr 19, 2020

LETTERS: Time to cut costs at CRD through amalgamation

We are starting to see the devastating financial cost of the current…

  • Apr 19, 2020

LETTERS: Saanich should open Cedar Hill golf course to walkers

Re: Victoria closes streets near Beacon Hill Park, Dallas Road to encourage…

  • Apr 18, 2020

LETTERS: Support your local food bank

The longer this crisis continues the more the need will be. So…

  • Apr 18, 2020