Editorials

EDITORIAL : Saanich must move on carriage houses

Affordable housing has been a hot-button issue throughout the Capital Region for…

  • Sep 7, 2017

EDITORIAL: Caring for pets a tricky business at times

Animals in crisis have been in the news this week

LETTER: Development exceeds Cordova Bay guidelines

I am writing to protest the development at Doumac as proposed by…

  • Sep 4, 2017
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EDITORIAL: A road reminder as kids return to school

With many of us trying to make the most of the dwindling…

  • Sep 2, 2017

EDITORIAL: Rewriting history simply complicated

John A. Macdonald statue need not come down, but Indigenous leaders deserve equal treatment

EDITORIAL: Overdose awareness day illustrates public health crisis

With too many drug overdoses and deaths, best way still to reduce risk is abstinence

  • Aug 31, 2017

Infrastructure improvements not fast enough

McKenzie interchange, Blue Water Bridge, among many others are moving at a snail’s pace. Why?

EDITORIAL: Best of intentions not enough for Victoria’s Games bid

Plenty of good ideas and outcomes in plan, but buy-in from the masses lacking

  • Aug 29, 2017

EDITORIAL: Games enthusiasm captured on video

Victoria 2022 bid committee chair Black has ammunition to counter naysayers

EDITORIAL: Mount Douglas Park a Saanich treasure worth preserving

Is it possible to have too much of a good thing? The…

  • Aug 18, 2017

EDITORIAL: Dragon Boat Festival provides inspiration in Victoria

This weekend’s event features competition, courage and culture

EDITORIAL: Drug use tips the right idea for now

Island Health’s strategy to help prevent overdose deaths makes sense

  • Aug 15, 2017

EDITORIAL : Victoria parks camping rules need to be enforced

Public parks not there for free tourist accommodation

  • Aug 15, 2017

Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

Making the lyrics more inclusive does not reject tradition, but respects it

Mount Edward supportive housing plan right for Victoria

Despite housing a larger number than currently on site, this proposal makes sense

EDITORIAL: Esquimalt continues to make waves

Community working hard to transform itself into a welcoming place of opportunities

Editorial: Be careful what you wish for

In politics, things take much longer to happen than you think they…

EDITORIAL: Protecting our forests starts with you

Careless behaviour costs us all

  • Jul 16, 2017

EDITORIAL: Protecting our forests starts with you

Careless behaviour costs us all

  • Jul 16, 2017

EDITORIAL: The CRD needs to take a close look at lifeguards at Thetis Lake

Budget contraints don’t cut it when lives are at risk

  • Jul 15, 2017