Editorial

EDITORIAL: Idle No More stokes the fire

Both sides need to come to the table with a goal of finding tangible solutions to the most serious aboriginal issues

EDITORIAL: Shifting the cost of drunk driving

The onus is on the individual to defend wrongful drinking and driving charges

EDITORIAL: Mental illness costs sizeable

It’s time to look at a broader spectrum of care in Victoria

EDITORIAL: Kimberly’s Law good starting point

Creating new legislation, especially complicated regulations, takes time and patience

EDITORIAL: It’s game on for NHL fans

Despite the animosity with fans built over the last four months, the NHL will likely draw Canadians back to the game

EDITORIAL: Public input includes people

With Enbridge hearings in Victoria shutting out residents, the government is not leaving us with the impression public interest is welcome.

EDITORIAL: Flat property, flat economy

Like a late Christmas present, Capital Region homeowners are eagerly tearing open their annual property value assessments this week

EDITORIAL: Generosity of the season

Greater Victoria residents continue to give, despite economic slowdowns and financial challenges

EDITORIAL: Some solutions take a while

The public wants disputes that affect them to be settled quickly, but in 2012, certain issues seemed to move at glacial speed

EDITORIAL: Tread carefully into new year

2013 will make for some interesting scenarios around Victoria

EDITORIAL: End of days put on hold

Dec. 21 came and went, with no ill effects on Earth's existence

Editorial: Seeking balance with farmland

Saanich council reversed its ideologically driven position of preserving every scrap of agricultural land.

Lessons from grade school

It’s been a bad few weeks for pedestrians in Greater Victoria.

Editorial: Deer process runs in circles

Pushing decision on deer management back to municipalities delays the inevitable

Editorial: Great potential in weekend meals

Our Place is on leading edge of Victoria solution by providing food service on weekend

Canvassing rules a delicate balance

In recent months charity canvassers on downtown streets have come under fire.

Editorial: Transit move shows bad form

B.C. Transit’s move to unveil a new model of community bus last week was ill-timed at best, provocative at worst.

Editorial: Local issue goes national

All six candidates in the Nov. 26 Victoria federal byelection have offered their thoughts on sewage treatment for the Capital Region.

Editorial: Restorative justice a valuable resource

Volunteers who give their time to restorative justice programs may do more than meets the eye.

Editorial: Victoria centre of political map

Victoria has gone strongly NDP in the past two elections, with popular former city councillor Denise Savoie on the ballot.