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MLA REPORT: Ferry terminal protest divides community

MLA Adam Olsen says Wet’suwet’en supporters have democratic right to protest

  • Jan 22, 2020

Rickter Scale: Where art thou, Sir John A?

The Rickter Scale is a regular column

  • Jan 22, 2020

COLUMN: Governments should modernize their processes, get with the times for 2020

Laura Jones is the chief strategic officer at the Canadian Federation of Independent Business

  • Jan 22, 2020

PHOTOS: Neither rain, nor sleet, nor snow stopped paper carriers

More than 180 carriers brave the snow for deliveries

B.C. VIEWS: Few clouds on Horgan’s horizon

Horgan’s biggest challenge in the remainder of his term will be to keep the economy humming along

Rickter Scale: The ex marks the start

The Rickter Scale is a regular column

  • Jan 15, 2020
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WATCH: Metchosin residents run into ocean for annual polar bear swim
WATCH: Metchosin residents race into Taylor Beach for annual polar bear swim
Christmas on the West Shore
Danbrook One structural concerns

COLUMN: Home ownership is more than a mortgage

Buying a home has always been something that I associate with becoming…

B.C. VIEWS: Finding hope for B.C.’s salmon

Is enough being done to save the iconic species?

B.C. VIEWS: Magnetic interest in latest property prices

In recent years, property owners have pored over assessments much more closely

B.C. VIEWS: A toast to civil debate in the new year

Not only is name calling juvenile, it is unproductive

Local Flavour: Good food news fills 2019

Linda Geggie is the executive director with CR FAIR

  • Dec 27, 2019

COLUMN: A year in review and the year ahead, for Oak Bay council

A seasonal message from Oak Bay Mayor Kevin Murdoch

  • Dec 27, 2019

COLUMN: Colwood this holiday season showcases magic of the community

Forest Lights, Santa Go Round and more highlight the giving spirit

COLUMN: Good business key to a great community: The Chamber

Greater Victoria Chamber of Commerce CEO Catherine Holt shares her thoughts on 2019

Santa shares his Christmas secrets

Interview with Santa on Christmas, belief and magic

The story of Santa’s quick getaway

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Dec 24, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: An unpredictable year ahead

B.C. economy continues to do well generally, with low unemployment rates and good job creation numbers

B.C. VIEWS: Hunger does not end with the season

Despite innovations in food distribution, the need is still there in B.C. communities

COLUMN: We must preserve our biodiversity says Green MLA

Adam Olsen is MLA for Saanich North and the Islands

  • Dec 13, 2019

COLUMN: Dealing with discussion on climate change denial

David Suzuki is a scientist, broadcaster, author and co-founder of the David Suzuki Foundation.

  • Dec 12, 2019