Opinion

COLUMN: MLA Adam Olsen calls for investing wisely in primary health care

Olsen is the BC Green Party MLA for Saanich North and the Islands

  • Apr 29, 2019

LOCAL FLAVOUR: Capital Region councils consider support for Farmlands Trust

Linda Geggie is the executive director with the CR FAIR

  • Apr 29, 2019

Mommy’s Inside Voice: It’s okay to grow

Mommy’s Inside Voice is a bi-weekly column

  • Apr 26, 2019
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LETTER: Canada must step up in fight against malaria

April 25 is World Malaria Day. Little known by most Canadians, malaria…

  • Apr 24, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP’s lawyer show is turning into a horror movie

Court actions pile up over pipelines, car insurance, care aides

Building a better learning environment for B.C. students

Minister’s message for Education Week, April 23-27

  • Apr 20, 2019

LETTER: Look to the future with renewable energy

I am responding to your recent excellent editorial in the April 5…

  • Apr 18, 2019

OPINION: Putting people first and getting results

‘We’re going to keep working hard to make life better for people,’ writes Premier John Horgan

  • Apr 18, 2019

LETTER: Victoria’s amazing history springs from its maritime past

I am writing to express my personal support for the Maritime Museum’s…

  • Apr 18, 2019

LETTER: Saanich needs an affordable housing strategy

We are in the midst of a housing crisis unfortunately, and Saanich…

  • Apr 18, 2019

LETTER: Careful consideration is needed before adopting a rabbit

As Easter approaches once again many youngsters are hoping that a sweet,…

  • Apr 17, 2019

LETTER: Vegan diet vital to fight climate change

There is no gentle way to put it. Humans are stupid. We…

  • Apr 17, 2019

LETTER: Vaccinations prevent later ailments

I have been hearing impaired since I was about eight years old.…

  • Apr 17, 2019

LETTER: Electric buses make fiscal sense for Victoria’s traffic woes

A recent editorial said $95.6 million “is a small price to pay…

  • Apr 17, 2019

LETTER: Protests are the basis of freedom

I see no discernible connection between the headline and the body of…

  • Apr 17, 2019

LETTER: Some fishing needs to take place

Local politician urges residents to give views on fishing

  • Apr 16, 2019

COLUMN: On National Day of Action, expert says overdose crisis is not about pain

There were 1,486 illicit drug overdose deaths last year in British Columbia

MP REPORT: The SNC-Lavalin scandal and the need to respect prosecutorial independence

Alistair MacGregor is the MP for Cowichan-Malahat-Langford

  • Apr 15, 2019

LETTER: B.C.’s speculation tax is a wealth tax when it comes to second properties

Ingrid Rice is a cartoonist who lives in North Vancouver

  • Apr 15, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Community care workers next on NDP’s union checklist

Premier John Horgan blusters, deflects, then spills the beans