Editorials

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
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Sophie Trudeau Visit
Emerald Pig Theatrical Society costume sale
Rally against police shooting
Urgent and Primary Care Centre OpensREV

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

EDITORIAL: All children created equal

There are still some who justify President Donald Trump’s treatment of migrant children

  • Jun 19, 2018

News Views: Separation

To date, close to 2,000 children have been taken from their parents by the U.S. government.

  • Jun 19, 2018

News Views: Whole now

Maple Ridge council’s salaries “increase” more than 20% in response to changes in federal tax laws.

  • Jun 14, 2018

EDITORIAL: SafePoint injection site is saving lives

Despite your personal take on Surrey’s controversial site, it’s hard to argue with results

  • Jun 12, 2018

EDITORIAL: Minority rules in our colourful culture

Quibbles over symbolic rainbow crossings belie critics’ genuine concerns

  • Jun 6, 2018

News Views: Three choices

The NDP government unveiled the options for the Nov. 30 mail-in referendum on Wednesday.

  • May 31, 2018

News Views: The distance

Mobility Pricing Independent Commission recommends decongestion charges.

  • May 24, 2018

News Views: No barriers

Stalling the existing proposals only prevents those who need help from getting it.

  • May 17, 2018

EDITORIAL: Fueling our fear with higher gas prices

Higher gas prices are said to drive us to take public transit. Are we there yet?

  • May 10, 2018

EDITORIAL: Food fight breaks out in B.C. Legislature

Private members bill would eliminate $61-a-day per diem for local MLAs in Greater Victoria

  • May 10, 2018