Editorials

Editorial: Being prepared is key

It’s a phrase we’ve heard time and time again from emergency crews…

  • May 12, 2018

EDITORIAL: Fueling our fear with higher gas prices

Higher gas prices are said to drive us to take public transit. Are we there yet?

  • May 10, 2018

EDITORIAL: Food fight breaks out in B.C. Legislature

Private members bill would eliminate $61-a-day per diem for local MLAs in Greater Victoria

  • May 10, 2018

Editorial: Living wage leaves little room to spare

The latest calculations for the living wage in Victoria puts it at…

  • May 7, 2018

Editorial: Show those in need, we’re there to help

On April 6, tragedy struck the nation. Sixteen members of the Humboldt…

  • Apr 21, 2018

EDITORIAL: Premier makes most out of a losing hand on pipeline

The cards were stacked against him when B.C. Premier John Horgan sat…

  • Apr 16, 2018

Editorial: Whose province is it anyways?

Time for B.C. to get a seat at the big kids’ table

  • Apr 15, 2018

EDITORIAL: Humboldt crash a stark reminder of potential road risks

Greater Victoria junior hockey teams log many miles in a season on the buses

  • Apr 8, 2018

Saanich must supplement bylaw revisions with other measures

Saanich’s decision to crack down on abandoned garbage in public parks is…

  • Apr 8, 2018

Editorial: Looking for leadership

Once upon a time, living-paycheque-to-paycheque was a self-deprecating descriptor used by residents…

  • Apr 4, 2018

Editorial: Don’t #DeleteFacebook, just think carefully before you post

While most of you were busy scrolling through your feed last week,…

  • Apr 1, 2018

Editorial: Residents leaving the lights on

Earth Hour – an annual worldwide event to turn lights off for…

  • Mar 31, 2018

Editorial: The war on truth

Behind the scenes with the Third World War

  • Mar 25, 2018

EDITORIAL: New public safety building combo makes sense for Victoria

Victoria Fire Department deserves a new No. 1 hall after 50-plus years

  • Mar 20, 2018

Editorial: More education needed on animal abuse

Did nobody from the public, no friends, family or aquaintances, see the dog?

  • Mar 17, 2018

EDITORIAL: Lowered voting age only a matter of time

The B.C. Green Party leader has reignited an age-old question in the…

  • Mar 17, 2018

EDITORIAL: Fiction and falsehoods a political reality

If there was previously any doubt, British Columbians have certainly now found…

  • Mar 10, 2018

EDITORIAL: Project planning a balancing act for councils

Neighbourhood input can sometimes derail good projects

  • Mar 6, 2018

Editorial: Everyone has an opinion

Even governments have to pay for essentials first

  • Mar 4, 2018

EDITORIAL: Fiction and falsehoods a political reality

If there was previously any doubt, British Columbians have certainly now found…

  • Mar 2, 2018