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B.C. VIEWS: Log exports and my other errors so far in 2019

Plastic bags, legislature overspending turn out differently

Looking Back: Many ways to cross the Mighty Fraser River

Early Maple Ridge residents found a way to get to other side

  • Aug 18, 2019

Along the Fraser: An all-out effort underway upstream to save Fraser salmon

Experts, the public, in race against time

  • Aug 18, 2019

MacDuff’s Call: A bit of help can make the difference

More hiring needed for disabled

  • Aug 11, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Sawmill struggles as NDP boosts northwest log exports

Skeena Sawmills comeback threatened by B.C. government

Untrending: Learn about the joy of missing out

What truly matters can’t be found on screens

  • Aug 10, 2019
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Merlo: Singing for the babies
Fraser River rock slide
Rotary Duck Race in Maple Ridge Park
Sister of slain man speaks out

OPINION: Why is the B.C. NDP government abandoning pensioners?

Michael Powell is the president of the Canadian Federation of Pensioners

  • Aug 8, 2019

COLUMN: Business owners hand B.C. government another dismal grade, CFIB says

CFIB wants policy makers to take three simple steps in order to improve their grade

  • Aug 6, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Politicians grasp at straws, avoid climate policy reality

It doesn’t matter what parties offer in the fall Canadian election

A month to refill the creative well

Citizen Ink: It takes effort to switch off the cyber distractions

  • Aug 3, 2019

Untrending: Happy and sad two sides of same coin

Happiness, as we know, is more about attitude than anything else.

  • Jul 28, 2019

Being Young: Summer and that first real love

Whose face has been haunting your dreams?

  • Jul 27, 2019

MacDuff’s Call: Province cares more about beer drinkers

Simple solution is for government to make fair access to alcohol sales market.

  • Jul 27, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP pushes ahead with Crown forest redistribution

This isn’t the time for a radical Indigenous rights agenda

Fear of enviromental collapse: eco-anxiety

This nervous age when we don’t know the planet’s future

  • Jul 20, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Will the NDP lose money selling marijuana?

Government monopoly sounds great, if you work there

MacDuff’s Call: Take the time to listen to the old stories, and pass them down

Family members pass away without sharing knowledge

  • Jul 13, 2019

COLUMN: B.C. must find new ways to grow economy as housing market unfurls

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Jul 12, 2019

Looking Back: The Women’s Institute and the Well Baby Clinics in Maple Ridge

Precursor to modern day public health units

  • Jul 8, 2019