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LETTER: Victoria byelection an unnecessary expense

You may be aware that Victoria taxpayers are paying at least $…

  • Oct 16, 2020
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LETTER: Put the homeless to work

These days during the election campaign, most British Columbians are concerned as…

  • Oct 15, 2020
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COVID fears bring irrationality to polls

Reader asks how will we know mail-in ballots legit

  • Oct 13, 2020
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Furstenau says Greens no longer limited to Vancouver Island
Furstenau says NDP engineered election to wipe out opponents
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LETTER: Dog park needed in Saanich

At the risk of sounding like a broken record, Saanich has a…

  • Oct 12, 2020
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LETTER: Central Saanich parking bylaws not enforced

LETTER: Central Saanich parking bylaws not enforced

Central Saanich has one of the least restrictive parking bylaws anywhere I’ve…

  • Oct 11, 2020
LETTER: Central Saanich parking bylaws not enforced
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Finish four-lane highway to Sooke

Reader says project on the books for over 40 years

  • Oct 11, 2020
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LETTER: Buddha not appropriate for cannabis shop’s name

LETTER: Buddha not appropriate for cannabis shop’s name

I am in total agreement with the letter written by Michael Madrone…

  • Oct 11, 2020
LETTER: Buddha not appropriate for cannabis shop’s name
LETTER: Cannabis shop raises questions

LETTER: Cannabis shop raises questions

It is good to remember well the leadership, services and businesses that…

  • Oct 10, 2020
LETTER: Cannabis shop raises questions
LETTER: COVID cases declining in B.C.

LETTER: COVID cases declining in B.C.

Your recent editorial on the provincial election refers to “the tarnish of…

  • Oct 10, 2020
LETTER: COVID cases declining in B.C.
LETTER: Councillor wasn’t silenced

LETTER: Councillor wasn’t silenced

Re: the letter Saanich councillor muzzled (Sept. 30 Saanich News). I listened…

  • Oct 10, 2020
LETTER: Councillor wasn’t silenced
LETTER: Site C dilemma prompts election call

LETTER: Site C dilemma prompts election call

The unnecessary and unwanted snap election which the premier has forced on…

  • Oct 9, 2020
LETTER: Site C dilemma prompts election call
Why on earth are homeless here?

Why on earth are homeless here?

Reader says homeless shouldn’t be living in or near a park

  • Oct 5, 2020
Why on earth are homeless here?
Looking at the OCP through a climate lens

Looking at the OCP through a climate lens

Everyone who is confused about climate change should seek reliable information, reader says

  • Oct 5, 2020
Looking at the OCP through a climate lens
Company’s COVID measures fall short

Company’s COVID measures fall short

Reader disappointed to see staff without face masks in Sooke business

  • Oct 5, 2020
Company’s COVID measures fall short
LETTER: Good ideas never get old

LETTER: Good ideas never get old

Saanich Coun. Ned Taylor says he wants fresh ideas, which he thinks…

  • Oct 4, 2020
LETTER: Good ideas never get old
LETTER: Transportation strategy missing the bus

LETTER: Transportation strategy missing the bus

Re: South Island Transportation Strategy looks to reduce reliance on personal vehicles…

  • Oct 3, 2020
LETTER: Transportation strategy missing the bus
LETTER: Kindness alive and well in Sidney

LETTER: Kindness alive and well in Sidney

I am glad to report that kindness is alive and thriving in…

  • Oct 3, 2020
LETTER: Kindness alive and well in Sidney
LETTER: A thank you note to educators

LETTER: A thank you note to educators

The new school year is under way in a manner never experienced…

  • Oct 2, 2020
LETTER: A thank you note to educators
CF patients need your help

CF patients need your help

Drug could change people’s lives, reader says

  • Sep 28, 2020
CF patients need your help
LETTER: Mayor wearing too many hats

LETTER: Mayor wearing too many hats

The mayor of Victoria joined the national board of the Pierre Elliott…

  • Sep 28, 2020
LETTER: Mayor wearing too many hats