Editorials

EDITORIAL: Three-year municipal election terms could be beneficial

Shorter terms may encourage more young people to run for office

  • Jan 24, 2018

How high is safe from a tsunami? Four metres above sea level

Be disaster ready with food, water and clothing for seven days

  • Jan 23, 2018

EDITORIAL: Optimism around Victoria bridge, pessimism as well

As Johnson Street Bridge project nears completion, how will taxpayers judge this council?

  • Jan 22, 2018
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EDITORIAL: Extra vigilance in downtown Victoria drug area can’t hurt

Needle prick incidents may be a byproduct of permissive action aimed at saving lives

  • Jan 17, 2018

Editorial: It’s what we do with anger that matters

Langford resident reacts to Trump’s comments

EDITORIAL: 2017 provided new motivation for Women’s March participants

Victoria’s Women’s March happens this Saturday downtown

  • Jan 16, 2018

EDITORIAL: Regional growth and governance

‘By legitimizing the regional growth strategy, the CRD is legitimizing our OCP,’ says Mike Hicks

  • Jan 14, 2018

EDITORIAL: Nuclear taunts open the year with a bang

Insults are no way to conduct diplomatic relations

  • Jan 14, 2018

SUZUKI: Consumer society no longer serves our needs

My parents were born in Vancouver — Dad in 1909, Mom in…

EDITORIAL: Is a plastic bag ban just a symbolic gesture?

All eyes around the CRD will be on Victoria watching to see what happens after July 1

  • Jan 11, 2018

Column: Swedish hockey captain missed the silver lining

Sportsmanship is also a skill that needs practice after Lias Andersson threw his silver medal into the crowd

  • Jan 8, 2018

EDITORIAL: Looking ahead involves a little looking backward

The Gazette gratefully acknowledges readers’ trust in us to tell stories that resonate with you

  • Jan 3, 2018

EDITORIAL: Looking ahead involves a little looking backward

The News gratefully acknowledges readers’ trust in us to tell stories that resonate with you

  • Dec 29, 2017

EDITORIAL: Fingers crossed for benefits from lower MSP premiums

Residents in Victoria, across B.C. may have more in their pockets at the end of the month

  • Dec 29, 2017

Editorial: Never stop trying

What’s your New Year’s resolution?

  • Dec 26, 2017

Editorial: Ghosts of Christmases past

Share some warmth and light in the darkest days of the year

  • Dec 24, 2017

EDITORIAL: Publicizing hate actions painful for the media

Targeting of local synagogues and others in Canada with hate mail a vulgar, bigoted act

  • Dec 23, 2017

Editorial: Real solutions needed

The opiod continues to grow, despite public attention

  • Dec 23, 2017

Editorial: Shopping locally for the holidays benefits the whole community

That money you spend here, tends to stay here

  • Dec 16, 2017

EDITORIAL: Take, give time to prevent mental health woes this season

Plan now, be realistic about holiday celebrations, no matter what they are

  • Dec 13, 2017