Opinion

LETTER: Protests are the basis of freedom

I see no discernible connection between the headline and the body of…

  • Apr 17, 2019

Rickter Scale: The view through a smoky mirror

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Apr 17, 2019

LETTER: Some fishing needs to take place

Local politician urges residents to give views on fishing

  • Apr 16, 2019
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Mama bear and cubs spotted in Sooke
Scorpion makes Victoria Bug Zoo its new home
Royal BC Museum unveils rare artifact for Maya exhibit
Over 2,000 students celebrate Music Monday at Q Centre in Colwood

COLUMN: On National Day of Action, expert says overdose crisis is not about pain

There were 1,486 illicit drug overdose deaths last year in British Columbia

MP REPORT: The SNC-Lavalin scandal and the need to respect prosecutorial independence

Alistair MacGregor is the MP for Cowichan-Malahat-Langford

  • Apr 15, 2019

LETTER: B.C.’s speculation tax is a wealth tax when it comes to second properties

Ingrid Rice is a cartoonist who lives in North Vancouver

  • Apr 15, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Community care workers next on NDP’s union checklist

Premier John Horgan blusters, deflects, then spills the beans

Should I say ‘disabled person’ or ‘person with a disability’??

Disability is a sensitive topic, and fear of saying the wrong thing stops some from saying anything at all

Mommy’s Inside Voice: Take the help when you need it

Mommy’s Inside Voice is a biweekly column

  • Apr 12, 2019

LETTER: CRD lacks teeth on Climate Emergency Declaration

You would have thought that the recent declaration of a climate emergency…

  • Apr 10, 2019

LETTER: Protecting trees falls on all of us

The reported and know benefits of trees in urban areas is well…

  • Apr 10, 2019

Rickter Scale: I can never apologize enough

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Apr 10, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: David Suzuki has become the Don Cherry of TV science

Campaign against B.C. natural gas followed Alberta oil attack

OPINION: BC NDP has ‘change of heart’ on LNG

Shuswap MLA Greg Kyllo stunned by turnaround on issue by B.C. government

B.C. VIEWS: Hippie pseudoscience leaks into our NDP government

Energy minister clings to urban myths about gas drilling

LETTER: Oak Bay residents say daycare spaces not needed at Willows

I noticed a statement by SD61 Secretary Treasurer Mark Walsh that most…

  • Apr 5, 2019

LETTER: Victoria resident trapped in paradise

When one lives in a desirable location, it may seem like one…

  • Apr 4, 2019

LETTER: Time for a genuine community-developer consultation

We are a group of Oak Bay residents; nearly all of us…

  • Apr 3, 2019

LETTER: Community services lacking in Colwood

Having read the article about Colwood council, I have to say I’m…

  • Apr 3, 2019

LETTER: Action, not money, is needed to protect rainforests

Recently there was someone at the door asking for money to preserve…

  • Apr 3, 2019