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Survey: Majority of respondents disagree with decisions to remove statues

Survey: Majority of respondents disagree with decisions to remove statues

In 2018, at a time when words like “reconciliation” were not being mentioned prominently to discuss the relationship of Canadian governments with Indigenous residents, the City of Victoria removed a statue of Sir John A.
Adrian Raeside cartoon — stuck in snow

Adrian Raeside cartoon — stuck in snow

Adrian Raeside takes aim at the drivers who wait until the first snowfall to get snow tires. Proper winter tires are required by law on the Sea to Sky Highway.
Rob Shaw: Why the BC NDP should consider an early election

Rob Shaw: Why the BC NDP should consider an early election

Premier David Eby continues to insist he has no plans for a snap election. But there is a compelling and growing political case that could change his mind. At the centre of it all is B.C.
Editorial: Speak now, Squamish

Editorial: Speak now, Squamish

'Residents are responsible for engaging and providing meaningful feedback while change is possible, not after.'
Jack Knox: Customers feel boxed in by Canada Post fuel surcharges

Jack Knox: Customers feel boxed in by Canada Post fuel surcharges

On Monday, Canada Post's fuel surcharges for domestic delivery reached 39.5 per cent, prompting Courtenay-Alberni MP Gord Johns to raise the issue in the House of Commons.
Opinion: New rules for the Squamish political ring

Opinion: New rules for the Squamish political ring

'The recently published 16-page DOS Code of Conduct Bylaw is a kind of Marquess of Queensberry rules book focused on municipal government.'
Letter: Questions unanswered in story about tragic Squamish death

Letter: Questions unanswered in story about tragic Squamish death

'Opportunities to do better should not — and cannot — be dismissed.'
Opinion: Squamish is more ‘religious’ than ever

Opinion: Squamish is more ‘religious’ than ever

'While Squamish residents might not fill traditional places of worship, the stuff of religion in our town is abundant. You just need to know what to look for.'
Youth Opinion: Vandalism in Squamish needs to stop

Youth Opinion: Vandalism in Squamish needs to stop

'Vandalism is not something to be taken lightly. It damages relationships in the community and costs the community money that can be spent in other places.'
Carson Binda: It’s time to put out the ICBC dumpster fire

Carson Binda: It’s time to put out the ICBC dumpster fire

Drivers in British Columbia deserve better than ICBC.
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