Cowichan Conversations: Cowichan NDP President Rob Douglas’s Columns Contain A Curious Caveat

Richard Hughes-Political Blogger Rob Douglas penned a article published in the Cowichan News Leader that focused on the need for a’ livable wage’ and the difficult time many residents are having making it month to month. Following this column was the this notice; Rob Douglas is the President of the Cowichan Valley NDP Constituency Association.  He ...

Cowichan Conversations: BC NDP Will Ban Pesticides For Cosmetic Use

Cowichan Conversations: Mike McKay Will Go Away – He Has Done His Handy Work!

Richard ‘Hub’ Hughes- Political Blogger The ham fisted push-back against the Cowichan School Board was a hand misplayed on many levels. Mike McKay, armed with a mandate to scare the bejesus out of parents, children and teachers has caused more havoc, disruption and heartburn than any School Board could ever manage. McKay is a slick performer ...

Cowichan Conversations: All Cowichan Candidates Signed Statements Of Opposition To Contaminated Soil Being Dumped In Shawnigan Watershed

Richard ‘Hub’ Hughes- Political Blogger All Candidates seeking office to be the next MLA for the Cowichan Constituency have publicly opposed the dumping of contaminated soil in the Shawnigan Watershed. Both Bill Routley NDP MLA and Damar Wallener Conservative Candidate had written statements regarding the threat to the Shawnigan watershed. In a rare show of non ...

Cowichan Conversations: Steve Housser Seeks Cowichan Liberal Nod

Richard ‘Hub’ Hughes-Political Blogger Steve Housser says that he was inspired by Premier Christy Clark’s energy and he has decided to throw his hat in the ring to challenge Incumbent MLA-New Democraat Bill Routley. Here is the story from the Cowichan News Leader’s Peter Rusland.