Protecting citizen rights

Khadr deal was not reward for a terrorist

SIMPSON: Canadians rally for wildfire victims

It’s encouraging to see the province – and nation – come together for the thousands affected

Invasive pests not deserving of our sympathy

Human settlers created much of the pest problems we have in the lower mainland

Police investigate an individual struck on rail tracks in Maple Ridge
Teacher holds graduation ceremony for Maple Ridge student with autism
Police standoff in downtown Maple Ridge ended with Tasers
Maple Ridge business celebrates grads by decorating window

News Views: Free food

North American study recommends food banks move to low-barrier model.

  • Jun 28, 2017

Our View: Uncertainty ahead

As marijuana is legalized, courts must clarify impaired driving

Editorial: Universal problem

Parents shouldn’t expect an immediate end to problem of finding affordable daycare

News Views: Your voice

An Ipsos Reid poll on Monday had the NDP ahead of the Liberals in the leadership race by a percentage point.

  • May 8, 2017

News Views: No blame

News Views: No dignity

  • May 5, 2017

Just vote

With less than a week to go before B.C. residents head to…

  • May 3, 2017

News Views: Field time

News Views: Field time

  • May 3, 2017

On Education: Get educated about voting

Voting is important. With many of my fellow secondary students now old…

  • Apr 21, 2017

News Views: No free ride

The same day the B.C. Liberals announced that, if re-elected, they would…

Letters: ‘Self-identified gender is your choice’

Editor, The News: Re: Pool change room policy in works (The News,…

News Views: Identifying

City of Maple Ridge staff are creating a policy on the use of swimming pool change rooms by transgendered people

  • Mar 29, 2017

News Views: In need

Maple Ridge council brings back, defeats hiring social planners.

News Views: Just saying

You’d think a provincial election was on the political horizon.

  • Mar 17, 2017

News Views: Connected

Initially, it was though the youth emergency shelter was re-opening.

News Views: Square One

With Friday's housing announcement in Maple Ridge, what has really changed?

News Views: Letter grade

The province has put on hold getting rid of letter grades at the secondary level, for now.

News Views: Just the facts

When Maple Ridge council first floated the idea for capital expansion, the borrowing cost in the budget was pegged at $110 million.