Opinion

MLA REPORT: Community well-led by trusted expertise of the province

Andrew Weaver is MLA for Oak Bay-Gordon Head

  • Apr 5, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Pandemic shows need for adequate care home staffing

Seniors in B.C. care homes face challenging times

Mayor’s message: Saanich relies on residents to responsibly follow provincial protocols

Mayor takes pride in ‘positive and resilient’ community

  • Apr 2, 2020

LETTER: Meccano sets a great activity for kids

Among the activities for children while school is cancelled is making things.…

  • Apr 6, 2020

LETTER: Island Health keeping public in dark over Coronavirus

What a condescending and snooty “we know what’s best for you” statement…

  • Apr 2, 2020

LETTER: Shout out to Sooke grocer

I would just like to say what a great job the owners…

  • Apr 5, 2020
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LETTERS: Hand sanitizer is vital for surviving COVID-19

Hand washing and social distancing are only part of the solution to…

  • Apr 4, 2020

LETTERS: People must learn to give and take from Earth

All humans were created only once. Living in all eras, life was…

  • Apr 4, 2020

MP REPORT: Responding to the challenges of the COVID-19 global pandemic

Alistair MacGregor is the NDP Member of Parliament for Cowichan-Malahat-Langford

  • Apr 3, 2020

LETTERS: Seniors left out of COVID-19 relief efforts

The utter indifference by all levels of government to the well-being of…

  • Apr 4, 2020

LETTERS: Climate change a larger crisis than COVID-19

With the coronavirus now dominating all media and all discussion, we risk…

  • Apr 3, 2020

LETTERS: The need to scrap the plastic bag ban

Some grocery stores have temporarily banned reusable shopping bags due to their…

  • Apr 6, 2020

LETTERS: A musical tribute to Bonnie Henry

Here’s a variation on My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean which I…

  • Apr 3, 2020

LETTERS: Closure of Saanich Yard Waste Drop Off a blow to gardeners

The closure of the Yard & Garden Waste Drop Off is unnecessary…

  • Apr 2, 2020

LETTERS: Bailing out the oil and gas sector is a mistake

I am writing about the current Liberal government in Ottawa and their…

  • Apr 2, 2020

Rickter Scale: Keep safe, keep calm, keep your distance

The Rickter Scale is a regular column

  • Apr 1, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Small businesses need our help

Just as integral in neighbourhoods in Vancouver and Surrey as they are in Prince George or Kelowna

LETTERS: U.S. an expert in political interference

Two questions for your readers: 1: Am I the only person who…

  • Mar 30, 2020

LETTERS: Fantastic job on Wilkinson jail stone wall

I would like to send kudos out to the group, committee or…

  • Mar 30, 2020

LETTERS: Hospital name a community fixture

As a consistent reader of the Peninsula News Review, I struggle to…

  • Mar 29, 2020