Editorials

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

Editorial: Legalization means rules

Legal doesn’t mean light up whenever you want

  • Dec 10, 2017

EDITORIAL: Trump is far from finished

There’s no easy path to impeachment

  • Dec 9, 2017

EDITORIAL: Legal battle looming over vacation rentals

Owners of properties used for short-term rentals (STR), as well as companies…

  • Dec 9, 2017

EDITORIAL: Traffic study makes sense

Development, bike lanes and demographic changes all affect traffic flow

  • Dec 8, 2017

EDITORIAL: America’s descent a warning to the world

For most of our lifetimes, America has been seen as that shining…

  • Dec 8, 2017

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

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

EDITORIAL: Connect with Victoria’s homeless community on the Coldest Night of the Year

Our Place taking part in national event for the first time

  • Dec 6, 2017

Editorial: Adding a left turn lane on Millstream is a must

Another important piece of traffic puzzle in the works

  • Nov 28, 2017

EDITORIAL: Words wound, but can also heal

Last week, the News published a story about the Greater Victoria school…