Editorials

Untrending: Mourning in the digital age

Grieving is once again becoming a community practice.

  • Nov 3, 2018

Citizen’s Ink: Proportional Representation a flawed process with murky choices

As clear as lentil soup and no one is sure if the green bits are kale or spinach or something else.

  • Nov 3, 2018

News Views: Ask first

‘Traditional statistical gathering methods are no longer sufficient.’

  • Nov 2, 2018

Discord and fear: We reap what we sow

Should we really be surprised where we’re going?

News Views: Action time

New Maple Ridge mayor wants to work with senior governments.

  • Oct 23, 2018

News Views: New leaf

Some warn recreational cannabis use will increase now.

  • Oct 17, 2018
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GUEST VIEW: Smoke ‘em if you got ‘em

As long as its socially and legally appropriate

  • Oct 16, 2018

News Views: Newspapers

A reminder not just of how much times have changed, but how much good work is still being done.

  • Oct 2, 2018

News Views: ‘Pete’s Place’

Pete Seigo was a well-known, long-time homeless person in Maple Ridge.

  • Sep 22, 2018

News Views: Opportunity lost

Local governments control land use and zoning for cannabis stores.

  • Sep 20, 2018

OPINION: Trudeau can’t be trusted to buy a used car

Weekly editorial for the 100 Mile Free Press

  • Sep 4, 2018

DeMeer: Cats and dogs are reigning – and it’s wrong

Princeton editor Andra DeMeer tackles the issue placing pets over people

News Views: Evolving

Statue of Sir John A. Macdonald removed to start a larger discussion.

  • Aug 16, 2018

News Views: In the wild

Second cougar shot in the Whonnock neighbourhood in as many months.

  • Aug 9, 2018

EDITORIAL: Vandalism shows need for rainbow crosswalk

Hateful graffiti shows Salmon Arm’s need for a symbol of inclusion

EDITORIAL: Leisurely floats can turn deadly on Lower Mainland waters

Chilliwack’s lakes and rivers offer a great place to cool off, but their beauty belies their danger

News Views: Health issue

Decriminalization acknowledges that health aspect involved.

  • Jul 19, 2018

EDITORIAL: Maryland journalists killed in pursuit of truth

Five people were gunned down in the Capital Gazette newsroom

Editorial: Despite problems, Canada is still pretty cool

Canada has lots to celebrate

  • Jun 29, 2018

Editorial: What’s all the fuss about pot?

Don’t worry, be happy about pot legalization

  • Jun 26, 2018