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OP-ED COLUMN: Rail proponent offers another perspective on E&N

!The former E&N railroad tracks lay quiet and unused at the boundary of Langford and View Royal. A proponent of rail who once lived in the region but now resides in New Jersey says tram trains may be the way to go for a commuter service on the line. - Don Descoteau/News Gazette staff
  • updated Jan 22, 2015 at 9:56 AM

Tram Train idea pitched as a better commuter solution for Island rail corridor

Wolf kill last hope for BC caribou herds

  • posted Jan 27, 2015 at 9:00 AM

Biologists aim to shoot 24 grey wolves from helicopters in the Kootenays, and up to 160 more to protect herds in Peace region

EDITORIAL: Target employees absorb fallout

  • updated Jan 22, 2015 at 9:36 AM

Before asking about closeout sales, remember the plight of those who might soon be out of work

EDITORIAL: New federal riding will see new faces

  • posted Jan 20, 2015 at 1:00 PM

Political machines in the new riding of Cowichan-Malahat-Langford have already been cranked up

More comprehensive strategies will help boost local agribusiness

  • posted Jan 20, 2015 at 1:00 PM

Agricultural activity is still present in Metchosin, but there are warning signs that the future of farming in the region could be in peril.

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