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LETTER: How we get past COVID-19

Here we go again, in pandemic crisis mode for the fourth time.…

  • Sep 2, 2021

 

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LETTER: Save the planet over saving money

More grumbling about a snap election. It is happening and with a…

  • Sep 1, 2021

 

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LETTER: Time to stop ‘idling’ around

Choosing not to idle is better for your car, saves money and reduces harmful emissions, says reader

  • Aug 26, 2021

 

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LETTER: New world exclusion zones

Last week, I observed an indigenous youth, corralled by three burly RCMP…

  • Aug 25, 2021
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LETTER: Burning cigarettes the real problem

Cigarettes start fires because the manufacturers put chemicals in them, so they…

  • Aug 5, 2021
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LETTER: Greenhouse gases a devastating effect on our forests

As the forest fire season gets underway, climate change and humans’ effects…

  • Jul 22, 2021
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LETTER: $30 million for a birthday party

This year, the provincial government will spend $30 million to celebrate B.C.’s…

  • Jul 22, 2021
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LETTER: Gone forever is a very long time

There is no shortage of scientific research extolling the benefits of leaving…

  • Jul 12, 2021
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LETTER: Forestry practices not all bad

In rebuttal to the Will Webster July 8 letter, he segued from…

  • Jul 12, 2021
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LETTER: Climate accountability needed in OCP

The passage of Bill C12 by the federal government will commit Canada…

  • Jun 28, 2021
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LETTER: The hypocrisy of ‘land defenders’

The Indigenous bands of Southern Vancouver Island have imposed a two-year moratorium…

  • Jun 28, 2021
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LETTER: Clearcut logging leaves a bigger mess than protesters

I find myself compelled to respond to Marie Wilson’s letter to you…

  • Jun 28, 2021
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LETTER: Unwanted activists should go home

It is upsetting to see the media portraying activists and self-proclaimed land…

  • Jun 14, 2021
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LETTER: Appropriate time to change spelling of Sooke

Now is an opportune time to change the English spelling of Sooke…

  • Jun 14, 2021
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LETTER: Protesters’ moral compass goes askew

So out at Fairy Creek, people old enough to know better show…

  • Jun 7, 2021
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LETTER: Premier not so green after all

Reader says John Horgan not a leader on old-growth tree issue

  • Jun 4, 2021
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LETTER: Move to Sooke well worth it

My wife and I moved to Sooke about 19 months ago, and…

  • May 28, 2021
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LETTER: Use of herbicide raises concern

We live in the Sandpiper condo on Country Road. On May 15,…

  • May 26, 2021
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LETTER: Hospice coordinator earns a big thank you

Every day our community thrives through the work of volunteers. The physicians,…

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Balancing economic needs with preservation of ancient forests

New generation and community continues the cause as it was in 1993 film

  • Apr 29, 2021
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