Columnists

CITIZEN INK: Climate change and integrity on the ballot

For this undecided voter, growing federal debt and ‘out-of-control’ sway how she’ll vote on Oct. 21

  • Oct 7, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Massey crossing a bridge too far for NDP

Premier John Horgan focused on high-speed train to Seattle

BEING YOUNG: Here’s why kids are worried

Young Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows columnist

  • Oct 5, 2019
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Boiling water and cold
House fire in Maple Ridge
Celebration of Life for Maple Ridge Legion Branch 88 president
Christmas art 2019

COLUMN: And now the bad news about B.C.’s economy

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

  • Oct 3, 2019

MacDuff’s Call: Parties need to screen candidates more carefully

They’re doing a disservice to democracy by not checking backgrounds

  • Sep 28, 2019

Going green: Plastic, the gift that keeps on giving

Plastic Free July led to efforts to reduce waste

  • Sep 27, 2019

Maple Ridge Library the place to for that next research paper

Teen mentors can also help younger students with projects

  • Sep 26, 2019

Looking Back: Wellington Harris lent his name to Pitt Meadows road

There’s a history behind major road

  • Sep 26, 2019

Untrending: Deep bonds better than shallow ties

Would rather take time to get to know people

Looking Back: In earlier days, the community hall was the place to rock out

Tradition in Maple Ridge continued until the 1960s

  • Sep 25, 2019

Celebrate libraries and Canadian Library Month

Maple Ridge Library hosting customer appreciation day

Along the Fraser: Will there be salmon five years from now?

Effects of huge slide into Fraser River unknown

  • Sep 23, 2019

COLUMN: Environmental stewardship essential for Fraser River productivity

Jeff Scott chairs the Fraser River Industrial Association and is president of Fraser Surrey Docks

  • Sep 23, 2019

OPINION: Steps taken in right direct, still a long way to go for gender equality

A column from Minerva BC CEO Tina Strehlke

  • Sep 22, 2019

COLUMN: A mix of good and bad news about B.C.’s economy

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

  • Sep 20, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Cutting wood waste produces some bleeding

Value-added industry slowly grows as big sawmills close

Old Maple Ridge house will be an expensive fixer-upper

Report says cost will be $1.7 m to restore at cemetery

B.C. VIEWS: It’s an uphill battle to build the nanny state

Training positions added, filling them is another question

Being Young: Orientation from the other side

Second year of university easier

  • Sep 8, 2019