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Cowichan Conversations: A war hero who was a stranger in his own land

  This is the most moving story I have read in years. I urge you take a few minutes, well spent, and read this account that will always stay with you. I know it Read more… . . . → Read More: Cowichan Conversations: A war hero who was a stranger in his own land

Cowichan Conversations: HISTORIC QUAMICHAN INN LOST TO FIRE FRIDAY NIGHT:

Duncan Free Press- Peter Rusland with Doug Cheryl Erickson. A precious piece of Cowichan’s history went up in flames late Friday night as fire destroyed the iconic Quamichan Inn. About 50 firefighters from two Read more… . . . → Read More: Cowichan Conversations: HISTORIC QUAMICHAN INN LOST TO FIRE FRIDAY NIGHT:

Cowichan Conversations: Times Colonist Editorial Judgment Unbalanced Regarding Steelhead LNG-Malahat Nation Proposal

Here is a Classic Spin Job Courtesy of the Times Colonist.   Renee Racette, chief executive of the Malahat Nation. Photograph By BRUCE STOTESBURY, Times Colonist By Andrew Duffy-Times Colonist The Malahat First Nation, which Read more… . . . → Read More: Cowichan Conversations: Times Colonist Editorial Judgment Unbalanced Regarding Steelhead LNG-Malahat Nation Proposal

Cowichan Conversations: Will Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump Actually Debate Before The June 7th California Primary?

  The New York Times–Hillary Clinton has declined an invitation to debate Senator Bernie Sanders before the California primary election next month, but he may have found a willing replacement: Donald J. Trump. Read more… . . . → Read More: Cowichan Conversations: Will Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump Actually Debate Before The June 7th California Primary?

Cowichan Conversations: B.C. NDP Leader John Horgan says Kinder Morgan pipeline is not in B.C.’s best interests

Originally published by the Georgia Straight. He’s launched an online campaign declaring that the project cannot go forward. B.C. NDP Leader John Horgan has offered clarity about his party’s position on the Kinder Morgan Read more… . . . → Read More: Cowichan Conversations: B.C. NDP Leader John Horgan says Kinder Morgan pipeline is not in B.C.’s best interests

Cowichan Conversations: This BC Liberal Government has been mired in near criminal controversy since its inception

This BC Liberal government has been mired in near criminal controversy since its inception, the latest example being just last Thursday when Clark exempted herself, cabinet and companies from court orders demanding the BC Read more… . . . → Read More: Cowichan Conversations: This BC Liberal Government has been mired in near criminal controversy since its inception

Cowichan Conversations: John Oliver – Apologize For Justin Trudeau

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Cowichan Conversations: The Ruckus In Our Parliament Is Now Being Called ‘Elbow Gate’

It is instructive and even amusing to watch the reactions from the pundits, bloggers, columnists and political loyalists. Sunday morning in our household often includes having Michael Enright join us for a look see at Read more… . . . → Read More: Cowichan Conversations: The Ruckus In Our Parliament Is Now Being Called ‘Elbow Gate’

Cowichan Conversations: Rafe to Justin: Kinder Morgan approval makes mockery of democracy

My Nova Scotia pen pal, the voice of common sense in this country, Silver Donald Cameron, is fond of saying “laws are made by those who have the power to enforce them.” My own variation Read more… . . . → Read More: Cowichan Conversations: Rafe to Justin: Kinder Morgan approval makes mockery of democracy

Cowichan Conversations: Justin Trudeau’s supposed elbow assault nothing but a set up. NDP deception.

The media is buzzing over the rhubarb in the parliament that was more than unflattering to all participants PM Justin Trudeau, after making a beeline to the knot of NDP MP’s that appeared to be Read more… . . . → Read More: Cowichan Conversations: Justin Trudeau’s supposed elbow assault nothing but a set up. NDP deception.

Cowichan Conversations: Central Saanich says no to Malahat LNG proposal

Central Saanich says no to Malahat LNG proposal By CARLIE CONNOLLY May 18, 2016 · Updated 4:23 PM Share   Central Saanich is, so far, coming out in opposition to the proposed LNG Read more… . . . → Read More: Cowichan Conversations: Central Saanich says no to Malahat LNG proposal

Cowichan Conversations: SAANICH INLET NETWORK UPDATE-Public LNG Meetings In Central and North Saanich

The Pennisula communities are actively investigating the impacts of the proposed Steelhead LNG facility at Bamberton. As neigbouring comunities they would face many negative impacts and they are actually acting on their residents behalf. Not Read more… . . . → Read More: Cowichan Conversations: SAANICH INLET NETWORK UPDATE-Public LNG Meetings In Central and North Saanich

Cowichan Conversations: CWAV Fundraiser – Wine- 3 Course Meal and Music By Ron Ingram’s Sweet Island Soul

June 4th, 2016, Doors open at 5PM Vinoteca at Zanatta 5039 MARSHALL RD, Duncan, British Columbia V9L 6S3 Come enjoy a 3 course meal prepared by Fatima at Vinoteca Restaurant, while listening to the Read more… . . . → Read More: Cowichan Conversations: CWAV Fundraiser – Wine- 3 Course Meal and Music By Ron Ingram’s Sweet Island Soul

Cowichan Conversations: Rafe: Liberals’ true economic record is appalling…that won’t stop them from winning with it

Rafe’s political analysis is bang on and of course because it is it brings discomfort for the BC Liberals, BC NDP and of course the BC Greens. Truth is that Horgan and his BC NDP Read more… . . . → Read More: Cowichan Conversations: Rafe: Liberals’ true economic record is appalling…that won’t stop them from winning with it

Cowichan Conversations: “Evil World Banking” Explained

In this animated video, John Perkins, author of Confessions of an Economic Hit Man, explains how terrorism and a “mutant, viral form of capitalism” are connected. “If we want to get rid of terrorism, Read more… . . . → Read More: Cowichan Conversations: “Evil World Banking” Explained

Cowichan Conversations: Corky Evans: How You can help save the ALR in 5 min

This call from Corky to help save our farmland is one to be heeded. Originally posted in the Commonsense Canadian it is followed by a Damien Gillis piece with Harold Steves, a Richmond councillor and Read more… . . . → Read More: Cowichan Conversations: Corky Evans: How You can help save the ALR in 5 min

Cowichan Conversations: CVRD Official Statement On Failed Court Action

News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 13, 2016 BC Court of Appeal Dismisses CVRD’s Application to Discharge or Vary Stay Order Duncan, BC – The BC Court of Appeal dismissed the Cowichan Valley Read more… . . . → Read More: Cowichan Conversations: CVRD Official Statement On Failed Court Action

Cowichan Conversations: Lehanna Green-Justice Kirpatrick Upholds Justice Mackenzie’s decision On Shawnigan

  I understand that there was some Shawnigan blowback following previous posts and reports from Lehanna Green’s blog-Stop dumping contaminated soil in Shawnigan lake. In case there remains confusion or concern perhaps her latest Read more… . . . → Read More: Cowichan Conversations: Lehanna Green-Justice Kirpatrick Upholds Justice Mackenzie’s decision On Shawnigan

Cowichan Conversations: CVRD’s Costly and Risky Legal Tactics Blew Up In Their Faces

The Cowichan Valley Regional District directors have just blown another wad of your cash attempting to double down on the original BC Supreme Court win that upheld the 4 yr old CVRD land use zoning Read more… . . . → Read More: Cowichan Conversations: CVRD’s Costly and Risky Legal Tactics Blew Up In Their Faces

Cowichan Conversations: CVRD Back In Court Over Seeking To Overturn SIA’s Ability To Dump Contaminated Soil

The continuing saga over the disputed shipments of contaminated soil to South Island Aggregates Shawnigan Watershed location continued in Vancouver court action Monday. Lehanna Green an ardent opponent of the contaminated dumping travelled to Vancouver… . . . → Read More: Cowichan Conversations: CVRD Back In Court Over Seeking To Overturn SIA’s Ability To Dump Contaminated Soil

Cowichan Conversations: If you are searching for truth, turn off the commercial media and listen to the comedians

The comediens are bringing us far more rational analysis on trade deals that our elected officials who are controlled by the forces driving the TPP and other corrupt trade deals. You cannot accept that Read more… . . . → Read More: Cowichan Conversations: If you are searching for truth, turn off the commercial media and listen to the comedians

Cowichan Conversations: Rachel Notley admits to personally starting Fort McMurray wildfire

  EDMONTON – After days of dodging important questions from Rebel Media and uncles’ facebook pages alike, Alberta premier Rachel Notley came clean today and admitted that she intentionally created the fire that has Read more… . . . → Read More: Cowichan Conversations: Rachel Notley admits to personally starting Fort McMurray wildfire

Cowichan Conversations: Here’s the Climate Context For the Fort McMurray Wildfire

There will be much written and spoken about this Fort McMurray catastrophic fire. This article from Brian Kahn, a senior science writer at Climate Central is most worthwhile. Please click ‘Read More’ to access the Read more… . . . → Read More: Cowichan Conversations: Here’s the Climate Context For the Fort McMurray Wildfire

Cowichan Conversations: Oak Bay Pilots Household Compost Program

Here is an idea whose time has come, at least for many of us. The possibilities of producing your own on site compost make a great deal of sense. Imagine diverting that much from the Read more… . . . → Read More: Cowichan Conversations: Oak Bay Pilots Household Compost Program

Cowichan Conversations: Trudeau Critical Of Elizabeth May For Tying Fort McMurray Fires To Global Warming

Green Party leader Elizabeth May has connected the raging fires that wiped out Fort McMurray sending 88, 000 residents fleeing for their lives with Global Warming. She stated the obvious and is being critized by Read more… . . . → Read More: Cowichan Conversations: Trudeau Critical Of Elizabeth May For Tying Fort McMurray Fires To Global Warming